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South Dakota considers buffer strip bill
Trump's defense chief says in Iraq: We're not here for your oil
Malaysian PM says probe into killing of North Korea's leader's half-brother will be fair
Suspect in North Dakota attack arrested on attempted murder charge
Farm bill process starts again: What could go wrong?
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Cafe 60 reaches out to baby boomers: Elder Care program offered in participating restaurants
Vacation with a purpose: Volunteers needed for a service trip to Zimbabwe
Auxiliary selling Valentine cookies
Just a kid at heart: Buffington makes dollhouse for silent auction item
Learning for a lifetime: CommUniversity classes start Feb. 11
Wild recall F Graovac
New Orleans hometown guy leads West All-Stars to win with record 52 points
Plan remains to alternate between Grand Forks and Fargo for state hockey
Twins' Vargas gets help from Manny Ramirez this time
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Port: Young legislators learn that in politics the people are never wrong (even when they’re wrong)
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
Shaun L. Walton
Catherine "Katie" (Kessel) Steinke
Gladys Josephine Stenberg
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Kristianson and Kilwein
Olson and Steffan
Engagement: Pottorff and Schank
Kirkwood president committed to hometown, growth
More than a decade caring for the public
South Heart investing $13.1M into education's future
Clear Creek expands into residential heating and plumbing sector
Kids are "Acting Up!" during class
Honoring our Firefighters
December 27, 2016
Exiting Valley City attorney to receive $150,000 in settlement agreement
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—Just weeks after approving the resignation of the city's police chief, the Valley City Commission has approved a settlement...
December 27, 2016 - 7:25pm
December 9, 2016
Valley City woman wins $100,000 for kindness
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — As a child, Jodi Rae Ingstad would pass by a sign in her hometown that read, "Kindred: Where kindness is a way of life."...
December 9, 2016 - 10:41pm
Former Valley City chief involved in second gun incident on Thanksgiving
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — The former chief of the Valley City Police Department apparently took his gun from his holster and pointed it in the...
December 9, 2016 - 10:40pm
December 8, 2016
Valley City accepts police chief’s resignation
VALLEY CITY -- The City Commission here voted 5-0 Thursday, Dec. 8, to accept the immediate resignation of Police Chief Fred Thompson. Thompson, who had been chief for about 4½ years, will be replaced by Lt. Phil Hatcher as acting police chief, City Administrator David Schelkoph...
December 8, 2016 - 10:30pm
November 21, 2016
Driver cited after colliding with school bus
VALLEY CITY — A car failed to stop for a stop sign here Monday morning and collided with a school bus carrying children. No one was hurt in the crash, which occurred about 8 a.m. at an intersection in downtown Valley City, said Valley City Police Chief Fred Thompson. Thompson said...
November 21, 2016 - 10:19pm
November 7, 2016
After years of contentious politics, Valley City elects referee as mayor
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—For the past few years, local politics here has been unusually rough-and-tumble for a small North Dakota city. Accusations,...
November 7, 2016 - 5:05pm
October 5, 2016
Former Valley City lieutenant accused of having sex in evidence room
VALLEY CITY—A Valley City police lieutenant who resigned in July in the face of a second internal investigation against him was accused...
October 5, 2016 - 7:18pm
September 24, 2016
'Luxury living' coming to Valley City with repurposed vacant building
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—The idea of transforming older buildings into high-end living or office space has caught on big in a lot of larger cities,...
September 24, 2016 - 6:06pm
September 5, 2016
Push to dissolve Valley City Police Department stalls, but new drive aims to make chief job elected post
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—Valley City is conducting a special election Sept. 15 to decide who will fill the position of president of the City Commission,...
News/crime and courts
September 5, 2016 - 3:15pm
Man injured in cropduster crash
VALLEY CITY– A Valley City man was injured in Barnes County after his plane crashed in a field Friday, Aug. 5.A 1974 Thrush cropduster was flying in the area when the pilot, 45-year-old Brian Welken, started having trouble with the aircraft and tried to land the plane in an open...
News/Nation and World
August 5, 2016 - 11:37pm
July 20, 2016
With largest-ever N.D. wind farm planned, regulator blames coal plant closing on wind power
BISMARCK — After receiving an application for the largest individual wind farm permit in state history, North Dakota utility regulators...
July 20, 2016 - 3:19pm
July 7, 2016
Valley City officer investigated over wage claims on leave for probe of new 'serious' allegations
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—The Valley City Police Department has launched a new internal investigation concerning "the possibility of violations"...
July 7, 2016 - 6:43pm
June 29, 2016
Allegations of wage fraud against Valley City police officer unfounded, report finds
VALLEY CITY, N.D. — Allegations that a Valley City police officer illegally drew wages from multiple agencies while on duty are unfounded, Valley City Police Chief Fred Thompson said Wednesday, June 29. Thompson said an investigation into the pay and work schedules of Lt. David...
June 29, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 14, 2016
Valley City man killed when lawnmower rolls
VALLEY CITY -- A 51-year-old man was killed Monday, June 13, when the riding lawn mower he was using overturned while he was cutting grass on a hillside. Police identified the victim of the accident as Todd Mark Heck of Valley City. He was an employee of the Valley City Public School...
June 14, 2016 - 4:47pm
May 25, 2016
Man who was struck by train recovering, sister says
JAMESTOWN -- A Jamestown man who was struck by a BNSF train last month while he was in a wheelchair is recovering from his injuries, said his...
May 25, 2016 - 11:03pm