V.C. Committee Believes Disbanding Police Department Won’t Save Money

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( A petition to disband the Valley City police department didn’t gain the momentum that a few residents thought it would earlier this year. But, the city commission agreed to form a committee to study the feasibility of eliminating the department. According to committee member Carol Nelson the group concluded...
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Dr. James Buhr who has walked in the CROP WALK for HUNGER since its inception in 1980 is seen in the photo putting up this year’s CROP WALK Banner.  The event will be held at a new time this year:  Wednesday, May 25 at 7 pm, starting at Faith Lutheran Church.

Crop Walk For Hunger May 25 In Valley City

VALLEY CITY, ND – ( Join the original CROP Walk for Hunger event in Valley City on Wednesday, May 25 at 7 pm. The walk starts at Faith Lutheran Church. “Everyone is welcome to walk or donate,” states  Pastor Emmy Swedlund, pastor at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Valley City.  And the walk this...
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Both Jake and Vega show off their artwork!

Two Jamestown Washington Elementary Students Win Statewide Award

JAMESTOWN, N.D. ( – Mrs. Strahm’s class participated in the AMVETS National Americanism Poster Contest and had two statewide winners. Jake Stiles and Vega Widmer were both recognized as statewide winners for their entries into the state competition. Vega stated that she and Jake had to color a flag for the competition. Both Jake...
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Florida Man Killed in Crash Near Oakes Thursday Morning

OAKES, N.D. ( – A 60 year-old Florida man was killed after failing to negotiate a curve on Highway 11, 8 miles south of Oakes on May 19th. According to Sgt. Tom Herzig, the unidentified man was traveling eastbound on Highway 11 at around 12:08 AM when he failed to properly negotiate a curve...
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