Picture caption:  VCSU basketball coaching staff Karl Sorby, Ryan Montgomery, and Courtney Titus show off their sandwich building skills.

United Way Holds Annual Submarine Sales In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. ( The United Way of Barnes County held its annual submarine sandwich sales on Tuesday, February 21.  Sandwich orders were taken from area businesses over the last two weeks and then on February 21 a team of sandwich builders gathered at Marketplace Foods to make the subs.  This year 1,290 inches...
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Chelsea Hauser. Photo courtesy of the Jamestown Chamber of Commerce.

Quality Inn’s Chelsea Hauser Receives Customer Service Award

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Members of the Jamestown Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee and the Young Professionals of Jamestown presented a Customer Service Award to Chelsea Hauser at the Quality Inn and Suites of Jamestown. The chamber honors individuals who demonstrate a consistent commitment to delivering products or services that satisfy customers by...
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Jamestown Recycling Contract Language Changes Proposed by Friebel

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Recycling has been approved by the city of Jamestown, but Ralph Friebel is finding it difficult to find equipment based on some of the contract language. During a recent committee meeting, Friebel with Renaissance Recycling approached the council with a brief update. Mayor Katie Andersen stated that they could get...
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Jamestown Water Treatment Raker Building Project Moving Forward

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Darrell Hournbuckle with Interstate Engineering gave a presentation to the Jamestown Public Works Committee regarding the Raker Building Project at the city’s water treatment facility Thursday. Hournbuckle reported that the proposal is for an 8 by 8 addition to the structure for electrical controls and keep the building along with...
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North Dakota Supreme Court Hearing; Brian Mindt Request For Retrial (Audio)

BISMARCK, N.D. ( North Dakota Supreme Court Justices heard oral arguments by a Valley City man who believes he was sentenced unfairly by Southeast District Court Judge Jay Schmitz and would like a retrial. In April of 2016, Brian Mindt faced a charge of disorderly conduct stemming from an incident with him and a...
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Valley City Approves Plans For Next Phase of Flood Protection (Audio)

VALLEY CITY , N.D. ( The city of Valley City approved a request by KLJ engineering to let bids for phase II of the permanent flood protection project that focuses on the downtown district. KLJ spokesman Eric Gilbertson told the commission that preliminary work on the proposed $14 million project will begin this summer...
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Former Barnes County VSO Chad Clement believes the county has defrauded taxpayers out of $30,000.

Former Barnes County VSO Questions Commissioners About Policy (Audio)

VALLEY CITY , N.D. ( Former Barnes County Veteran Service Officer Chad Clement accused current VSO Angela Hunt of falsifying her time card earlier this month. Barnes County State Attorney Carl Martineck investigated the accusation and said the allegations by Clement are unfounded. He said Hunt has been cleared of any wrong doing. Clement...
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Paul A. Milller

Enderlin Man Sentenced in Drive By Shooting

LISBON, N.D. (KFGO) – An Enderlin man has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for the shooting death of another man in Enderlin just over a year ago. Paul Miller, 29, shot 28 year-old Billy Holladay from his pickup as Holladay walked down the street. The sentence was part of a plea agreement...
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