The Raven/Eagles âDirty Birdsâ defeated Boomers Corner Keg, 9-2, in Mondayâs quarterfinals, Captainâs Pub, 9-7, in Mondayâs semifinal, and John Deere Seeding, 14-3, in Tuesdayâs championship.
Valley City 16U softball endured a rough Thursday of pool play at the Northern National Championship in Bismarck, N.D., falling 14-0 in four innings to the Dakota Fury of Sioux Falls, S.D., and 12-2 to Muscodaâs Wisconsin Xplozion.
Such results, however, can serve as tune-ups for Fridayâs tournament.
Upsets are unexpected for an East No. 4 seed, but Legion Post 60âs filling that demand.
Valley City, on the roll that head coach Kyle Roelfsema envisioned entering Regionals in Grafton, N.D., took down a second paper giant in as many days on Thursday at the Class A State Tournament in Wahpeton, N.D.
A day after overthrowing West No. 1 Beulah, 10-8, despite trailing 7-3 through a frame, Post 60 put up five runs in Thursdayâs first to beat West No. 3 Watford City, 7-4.
About 35 Valley City residents were on-hand Tuesday for the unveiling of design options for flood walls in the first phase of the city's permanent flood protection plan.
See the proposals in Thursday's Times-Record.
Members of Valley City's Rotary Club this year opened their hearts beyond Barnes County, choosing to sponsor Gabi Ostgaard, who lost both parents to carbon monoxide poisoning caused by a faulty furnace at their home in Crookston, Minn. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Valley City Times-Record plans to run a historical photograph each week on Thursdays submitted by our readers.
Wes Anderson, curator of the Barnes County Historical Society Museum agreed to start off the series and give our readers an idea what we are hoping will be submitted with this photo from the museum archives.
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.
Jodi Rae Ingstad wrote her first column for the Times-Record nearly 10 years ago, and since that time she's shared many intimate stories from her life, which has prompted conversations with her readers who've shared their personal stories.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
East No. 4 seed Legion Post 60 opened Wednesdayâs Class A State Tournament at John Randall Field in Wahpeton, N.D. in comeback fashion.
Up 3-0 halfway through the first inning and down 7-3 to end it, Post 60 reclaimed an 8-7 lead in the fifth and held on for a 10-8 upset of West No. 1 Beulah.
âIt was frickinâ awesome,â said Jordan Magnuson, who batted 1-for-3 with a run, a walk and an RBI.
Post 60 takes on West No. 3 Watford City, who beat East No. 2 Grafton, 10-6, Thursday at 5 p.m., broadcasted on 1490 AM KOVC and online at newsdakota.com.
Every Wednesday, the Barnes County Sheriff's Office and the Valley City Police Department ask for the public's assistance in locating individuals with outstanding warrants.
This week, the sheriff's office is asking for help locating Charles Richard Russell, who is wanted for failure to participate in the 24/7 program. His original charge was possession of drug paraphernalia, a class C felony.
Russell, 54, is a white male with brown eyes and brown hair. He is 5-feet 7-inches tall and weighs 140 pounds.