September 11th, 2014
The first West Nile virus-related death of the season in the state was confirmed Tuesday by the North Dakota Department of Health. 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.
Photographs can be of places, people, events, or anything in Valley City or Barnes County.
Wes Anderson, curator of the Barnes County Historical Society Museum agreed to start off the series to give our readers an idea what we are looking for.
Photos can be of events or places in Barnes County from 10, 20, 30 years ago, or even older. We will publish at least one submitted photograph every week in the Valley City Times-Record.
LeAnn Strittmatter, cake decorator at Valley City's Leever's Foods, cleaned up in a cake decorating contest Monday in Fargo, receiving Peoples' Choice and first place for a novelty theme cake. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Senior outside hitter Rhandi Larson swooped for 11 digs, four aces, two kills and an assist at District 5 rival Midkota on Tuesday, but Litchville-Marion/Montpelier fell, 3-0.
Cheyanne Elsner was on the defensive with eight digs, four kills and an ace, Jacey Alber four kills, three digs, three blocks, an ace and an assist, Morgan Gentzkow six digs, four assists and an ace, Tierra Velure six digs, two aces and an assist, Caitlin Miedema five digs, Danielle Eichele four digs and an assist, Morgan Smith two aces and a dig.
Senior setter Katie Pautzâ€™s 13 assists, seven aces, six digs and four kills kept Maple Valley unbeaten in Tuesdayâ€™s 3-0 sweep of visiting Milnor.
Maple Valley beat Litchville/Marion-Montpelier, 3-0, in Aug. 29â€™s road match, Lisbon 3-2 at home on Sept. 2, and Barnes County North on the road, 3-0, on Sept. 4.
Valley City's Sarah Hass will be one of six young women competing to become 2015 Miss Rodeo North Dakota during the 60th Annual Miss Rodeo North Dakota Pageant to be held Oct. 9-12 in Minot. More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Anyone who owns a dog should think about enrolling them in obedience classes, says Lynn Priebe, who teaches basic dog obedience classes in Valley City twice a year. The eight-week classes begin Monday, Sept. 22.
More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Each week, local law enforcement asks for help from the community in locating individuals who have warrants out for their arrest.
Tylando Ronald Laroque is wanted on a warrant from Clay County, Minn., for domestic assault, a gross misdemeanor and subsequent violation, also a gross misdemeanor.
Laroque, 34, is a native American with gray and black hair and brown eyes. He is six feet tall and weighs 200 pounds. Laroque is believed to be in the Barnes County/Valley City area.
Sophomore 5-foot, 8-inch setter Jayda Haugen dished out 20 assists in Barnes County Northâ€™s District 5 match against visiting Ellendale on Tuesday, but Cardinal junior Isabel Wedellâ€™s 12 kills, two aces and a block led a narrow 3-0 (26-24, 25-16, 25-23) win.
Abby Undem added eight kills, eight digs and a block for the Bison, Sam Wieland four digs, two kills, two blocks and an ace, Shelby Brown five kills and a block, Hannah Willson three aces and two kills, Allison Klein four digs and an ace, Nicole Traylor two kills and two aces, Lexi Rose two digs.
Bettinâ€™s Greenhouse won all four open matches
Dacotah Bank won three of four against Fairhill Properties
Dirty Johnnyâ€™s and Farmers Union Insurance split, 2-2
Individual High Game
Jeri Blaufuss 196
Individual High Series
Jeri Blaufuss 479
Team High Game
Team High Series
Dirty Johnnyâ€™s 2,006
Jeri Blaufuss 159, Cheryl Olson 152, Doris Weller 151
Fairhill Properties won all four against Bettinâ€™s Greenhouse
Farmers Union Insurance won all four open matches