Fritz Kohn, age 78, of Valley City, ND entered Heaven on Dec. 12th at his home in Valley City with his family surrounding him. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Wednesday December 17, 2014 at Epworth United Methodist church in Valley City with Rev. Jolene Knudson-Hanse officiating. Visitation will be from 5PM until 7PM Tuesday at Epworth Church with a Prayer Service beginning at 7 PM.
Kathy Jacobson and Lori Paulson are more than co-workers at Riverside Gardens in Valley City. They're sisters in creativity, and possibly resourcefulness. When these ladies get together, noting is safe from their crafty creations. Using whatever materials are available, Kathy and Lori create delightful works of art that might be described as quirky, fun and whimsical â€“ mostly from found objects. More in Friday's Times-Record.
A new mental health counselor has been added to Creative Therapy, which opened in Valley City this year. Mary Burchill (Weshnevski) joins owner and mental health counselor Jennifer Eberle in offering mental health services to residents in the area â€”Â a significant need health officials say. More in Friday's Times-Record.
New Valley City State University President Dr. Tisa Mason will take over the VCSU helm on Monday, Dec. 15, said Dr. Margaret Dahlberg, interim president. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Holidays can be a stressful time, says Susan Milender, the Barnes County extension agent who coordinates the Nourishing Boomers and Beyond Program. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Mary Lou Tessin, 85, of West Fargo, ND,Â passed away Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Sheyenne Crossings in West Fargo.
Clyde Leroy Maasjo was born October 13, 1952. He died peacefully, after one week in Hospice care, on November 26, 2014 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Fargo, ND. He so appreciated the super care and the family thanks both the VA in Fargo and San Diego, CA for the most wonderful care.
Also, a big thank you to the men & women volunteers of the NVDA (No Veteran Dies Alone). The NVDA is there for the Veteran, when family cannot be there. They offer such wonderful, caring, loving support.
Valley City needs two police officers, and city officials have agreed to help fill the vacancies by approving pay and benefits for two applicants while they attend the police academy. More in Thursday's Times-Record.
The Valley City Times-Record plans to run a historical photograph each week on Thursdays submitted by our readers.
Jean Schlegel of rural Valley City provided this photograph of a Fingal basketball team from the early 1950s.
Team members shown here are: front row, left to right, Don Steidl; Clemn Steidl; Bob Norton; Cecil Fossen and Rodney Kapaun; back row, left to right, Alex Schlegel; Norb Schlegel; Herb Schlegel; and coach and superintendent A.C. Malin.