July 24th, 2014
Don't eat any fresh peaches recently purchased at a Valley City grocery store â€“ they could be contaminated with the listeria bacteria, a potential health hazard. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Many people showed up for Crazy Day in downtown Valley City Wednesday. The annual street fair featured inflatable games, activities and contests, shopping, food vendors and more.
More photos in Thursday's Times-Record and on our Facebook page.
Valley City Legion Post 60 carry the No. 3 seed into Thursdayâ€™s Grafton Regional Tournament after a 3-13 regular season campaign and look to hit their stride starting with an 11 a.m. debut against Harvey.
â€śThere isnâ€™t a team with better players position-by-position,â€ť said Post 60 head coach Kyle Roelfsema of his squad intent on reducing mistakes in key moments that contributed to seven losses of three or fewer runs.
Thursdayâ€™s winner faces Wahpeton at 4 p.m. Thursday, the loser the Grafton-Casselton loser at 6:30 p.m Thursday.
Post 60 scored 4.75 runs per contest and gave up 12.1.
The North Dakota National Guard plans to build two new structures totaling more than 45,000 square feet at its new Valley City Guard property east of the city off Interstate 94. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
An open house to teach the community about the Dakota College at Bottineau programs on the Valley City State University campus is planned for Thursday, July 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Skoal Room at VCSU's Student Center.
Litchville native Tate Smith has organized the Third Annual Ride the Hide Bull Bash, to be followed by the Andrea "Annie" Arbuckle Memorial Shootout, on Aug. 30 in Litchville, said his mother, Connie Smith. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
At the request of Barnes County Sheriff Randy McClaflin, the Times-Record will begin featuring a wanted felon each Wednesday as a way to enlist the public's help in locating individuals who have felony warrants out for their arrest.
The first wanted felon in the project is Tyler Delmore, who is wanted for a felony and a number of misdemeanor charges.
Valley City Babe Ruth scored five runs in the sixth inning of Tuesdayâ€™s District 6 Tournament championship to finish Lisbon, 10-0, for their second title in as many years and a trip to August 1â€™s State Tournament in New Rockford, N.D.
Lisbon landed only six hits as they all too often lined into Valley
City gloves and could not bring runners home against Dawson Dietrich, who pitched six innings for a single walk and five strikeouts.
Valley City picked up 11 hits and enjoyed three Lisbon errors.
Fort Ransom State Park is cranking up its demonstrations at its Sunne farm this season, with, for the first time, events planned every other weekend through the end of September, said Cindy Henderson, administrative assistant for the park. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.