The recruitment, retainment and reactivation (R3) efforts underway across the hunting and fishing world are notable, monumental and ultimately important to the future of the outdoors and conservation. States across the map have created special youth hunting weekends ahead of the general open…

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The 47th Annual Gaylen Opdahl Invitational Tournament was held this weekend at the Valley City Town and Country Club Golf Course. Seventy golfers competed from four different states and one Canadian Province for winning honors.

The Valley City Royals faced off against the Fargo Jets in the semi-final round of the State Tournament. After seven innings and only one run scored, the Royals were beaten by the Jets 0-1 eliminating the Royals from the tournament. Alex Thornton pitched for the Royals for the entirety of th…

The Valley City Royals played their first game in the State Tournament against the number one team in the west, the Jamestown Eagles. The Royals were able to win 7-4 with 11 hits and no errors. Jacob Johnson pitched for the first six innings only allowing one run in the bottom of the fourth.…

The Senior Babe Ruth Class A State Tournament begins on Tuesday, August 4 in Valley City. The day begins with a matchup between the East Region’s #1 West Fargo Vets and West Region’s #4 Minot Metros. W2 Bismarck Reps and E3 Fargo Jets, and E2 Devils Lake and W3 Bismarck Caps play Tuesday aft…

I’ll never tire from stressing the importance of outdoor safety because hunting, fishing and spending time outdoors is beneficial in a variety of ways. 

The Royals travelled to Fargo to face off against the Kindred Vikings in the first round of the East Region Tournament. The Royals were able to win 5-3 over the Vikings after a close matchup. Jacob Johnson pitched the entirety of the game only giving up three runs and pitching over 100 pitch…

Fargo, ND – Correlle Prime hit his first home run of the year in the seventh and Trey Hair doubled home two runs in the eighth inning of their first matchup with the St. Paul Saints (10-12) to guide the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks (8-15) to a 7-5 win in front of 1,430 fans at Newman Outdoor Field.

The Valley City Royals celebrated senior night with a face-off against the Casselton Haymakers. The Royals had a pre-game ceremony where they gave flowers to their parents before they won against the Haymakers 6-2. Connor May pitched for the first three innings only allowing one run in the t…

The Royals hosted two home games against the West Fargo Aces this week, winning 5-0 in the first game and losing 1-9 in the second. The Royal offense was able to score five runs in the first inning of the first game with the defense shutting them out for the victory. Jacob Johnson led the de…

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Hi-Liner Activity Director, Mike Schultz, announces that Valley City Public Schools will be starting activities for the fall in accordance with the NDHSAA recently announced guidelines.

On the night the Valley City Babe Ruth Royals traveled to West Fargo to take on the Vets, they were looking to collect two more wins on their season. After giving up four runs in the top of the first, the Royals came back to score six runs to finish out the game 6-4. Jacob Johnson pitched th…

The North Dakota Winter Show Event Center’s most recent event drew a crowd of eager onlookers to the outdoor arena for a night of horsing around. Competitors large and small saddled up their four-legged beauties for events like barrels, flag racing, poles and keyhole as they vied for a top-3…

The Valley City Saints Amateur Baseball Team, 2013 and 2018 North Dakota AA State Champions, opened its 2020 season on May 30 at Charlie Brown Field. The team is now looking toward their next game, Wednesday, July 22nd versus Enderlin. 

The North Dakota High School Activities Association (NDHSAA) Board of Directors, operating on ND Smart Restart guidance and ND Department of Public Instruction (DPI) K-12 Smart Restart guidelines, unanimously voted to proceed with all fall sports and activities as scheduled. School boards fo…

This Saturday, July 18th, get ready for more racing action with Kids Night at the Jamestown Speedway. All regular classes will be back in action.

Betting on the ponies has been a spectacle since the Ancient Greek Olympics. Sure, they may have been trailing on chariots in their togas and laurel wreath's, but watching such magnificent beasts provides all parties with such a sense of communal belonging while also introducing the same com…

A night of fellowship, fun music, and a great ball game. The Alumni game was one not to miss. It was a matchup between Team Heck and Team Thornton with all the players being alumni of the Valley City team (with a couple current players as fillers). The day started off with a homerun contest.…

On Friday night, the Royals hosted two games against the Fairfield/Hankinson/Litchfield (or FHL) team. The Royals had a slow but steady start in the beginning of the first game tying it up 3-3 at the end of the fourth inning. The Royals then obtained a total of 12 runs in the next two inning…

The American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), is pleased to announce Valley City Parks and Recreation as a finalist for the 2020 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Ma…

The Royals traveled to Jamestown to take on the Post 14 Eagles. The Royals were able to score two runs in the top of the third but couldn’t come back losing 2-6. Adam Bitz pitched for the Royals for the first five innings. After finding his footing in the bottom of the second, he only allowe…

The North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) announced its annual awards via through a virtual show Tuesday. The NSAA conference recognized the following award winners for the 2019-20 academic year in Coach, Team, Athletic Training, Sports Information Director, Faculty Athletic Representative …

The Valley City All American Taekwondo team recently tested and are proud to present their newest  Junior Black Belt members. Congratulations to you all. Valley City Tae Kwon Do & Fitness is located at 137 Central Ave North in Valley City.

The Valley City Country Club held a Ladies 4 Person Scramble on June 24th with over sixty golfers competing. The tournament winners are (pictured): Mary Tangen, Connie Maresh, Nicole Swenson and Erin Metcalf.

For their latest competition, the Valley City Royals traveled to Fargo to take on the Jets. The Royal offense started by scoring three runs in the top of the second.

The Valley city Royals played their second tournament game against the West Fargo Vets. The Royals were able to shutout the Vets 3-0 by only allowing them to get two hits. Alex Thornton pitched the entirety of the game obtaining the shutout for the Royals along with the defense. The Royals w…

The Valley City Royals recently wrapped up two league games against the Fargo Post 400 Comets. The Royals were able to ten-run rule the Comets by the end of the fifth inning of the second game without letting them score a single run. Connor May pitched for the entirety of the game and only a…

The Valley City Royals hosted two league games against the Fargo Post 400 Comets. The Royals were able to 10-run rule the Comets by the end of the top of the fifth in the first game winning 16-2. At pitcher, Easton Hesch led the Royal defense by only allowing two runs. This allowed the offen…

The purpose of the VCPS basketball camps are to improve overall basketball skills in a safe and exciting environment while building a relationship with the coaches and other players. A variety of skills will be taught and practiced. The main focus will be to develop fundamentals and have

The Valley City Royals faced off against the Kindred Vikings. The Royals started off strong in the bottom of the first with four runs and narrowly keeping their lead for the rest of the game ending it 5-4. 

The 2020 racing season continued on Saturday night at the Jamestown Speedway with a very special event. The Jamestown Speedway hosted the 2nd Annual Jeff Carpenter Memorial Race for the Wissota Midwest Modifieds and 40 Wissota Midwest Modifieds were in attendance! The racing action was hot a…

It was a mighty windy night. I thought one of the shooters was being super polite to his neighbor by saying “My hat’s off to you!” but realized he was exclaiming “My hat’s off too!” 

Last Tuesday, the Valley City Royals hosted two league games against the Fargo Bombers. The Royals defeated the Bombers 5-0 and 13-3 respectively. Easton Hesch pitched for the Royals the second game only allowing one run in three separate innings. This enabled the Royal offense to score ten …

Last Tuesday, the Valley City Royals hosted two league games against the Fargo Bombers. The Royals defeated the Bombers 5-0 and 13-3 respectively. Jacob Johnson pitched for the Royals during the first game nearly pitching his second perfect game only allowing two hits. He pitched against a t…

On Monday night, the Valley City Royals travelled to take on Wahpeton. The Royals were able to end the game early by winning 18-4 by the bottom of the fifth inning. This was the Royals second time facing off against Wahpeton, both times ending the game early by the end of the fifth inning.

The Valley City Royals traveled to Devils Lake last Wednesday to take on the Storm. The Royals won against the Storm 8-3 and 3-2 respectively. Easton Hesch started off the Valley City defense by pitching the first four inning keeping Devils Lake at zero runs. Connor May then came in to pitch…

The Valley City Trap Club saw a good turnout on its first day back in action, bringing out at least 36 shooters to the range. The clubhouse remains operating on a limited-access basis, due to current health concerns, and Manager Lewis Legge thanks everyone for their patience and cooperation.

Though they’re not going to offer the Junior Tennis program as they traditionally do, the Valley City Tennis Association will offer a month of drills for youth ages 10-12 or individuals who have had at least one year of Junior Tennis Team experience.

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The NDHSAA has come out with a Form B which is a physical wavier form. Because of COVID-19, the NDHSAA didn't want to over run the clinics with students getting physicals, so they are now waiving the physical for the 2020-21 season IF a student had a physical in 2019-20. I've attached Form B here. 

Valley City Babe Ruth Senior team travelled to Casselton to take on the Haymakers. This was the Babe Ruth Senior team’s first baseball game of the season, winning 4-0 against Casselton.

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Valley City Public Schools Hi-Liner Activity Director, Mike Schultz, announces Smart Restart plan that has been set in place.The plan is to re-open outdoor facilities to organized VCPS sports activities next week, starting on June 8th.The team is awaiting clarification from the NFHS on wheth…

The golf season is finally here! The Times-Record will be featuring a golf course per week highlighting the four hardest, scenic or most interesting holes on the course. This week we have Bjornson Park Municipal Golf Course.

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