Valley City

Valley City man pleads guilty to attempted murder

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (KVRR/KFGO) – A 27-year-old Valley City man has changed his plea to guilty to an attempted murder charge. Alex Mooridian shot another man on February 25 in Valley City. The shooting victim, a Valley City man, has recovered. In a separate case, Barnes County State’s Attorney Tonya Duffy says Mooridian changed his plea on a felony burglary…

Driver cited after crash with motorized wheelchair

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (KVRR/KOVC) – A man riding a motorized wheelchair was struck by a vehicle in Valley City Monday. Police Chief Phil Hatcher says a vehicle driven by a 79-year-old Valley City resident struck the scooter, driven by an 88-year-old Valley City man. The driver was issued a citation for failure to yield. The man on the scooter was…

77-year-old pedestrian in critical condition after getting hit by pickup in Valley City

UPDATE: 08/14/21 AT 6:15 P.M. – North Dakota Highway Patrol has released the names of the pedestrian and driver involved. Authorities say 19-year-old Savannah Drake of Valley City is the driver of the pickup truck. Seventy-seven-year-old Conrad Hoff of Oriska is the pedestrian. VALLEY CITY, N.D. (KVRR/KFGO) – A pedestrian is in critical condition after being hit by the driver…

Republicans in Valley City legislative district seek recall of Republican House member Dwight Kiefert

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (KFGO) – North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger has approved a petition for circulation seeking to recall Republican Representative Dwight Kiefert, of Valley City. The chairman of the sponsoring committee seeking to oust Kiefert, Shane Anderson of Valley City, is a fellow Republican and the party treasurer of District 24, which Kiefert represents. Kiefert says he’s…

Discover North Dakota: Valley City

City Dubbed "Most Beautiful Town in the State"

  Today’s Discover North Dakota segment explores the city that calls itself the most beautiful town in the state, Valley City. The city is the hub of the Sheyenne River Water Trail, which will consist of 180 miles of trail once it’s finished. That means plenty of riverside fun, from kayak rentals, to biking or walking to enjoy the views…

Barnes County man severely injured in accident on family farm

BARNES COUNTY, N.D. – The Barnes Co. Sheriff’s Office says a man was hurt in an accident on the family farm northwest of Valley City on Sunday afternoon. Twenty-three-year-old Garrett McFadgen was airlifted to Sanford Medical Center in Fargo with serious injuries. According to McFadgen’s father, his son attempted to unload portable livestock corral panels from a flatbed trailer when…

Valley City third grader recognized as Artsonia’s “Artist of the Week”

VALLEY CITY, N.D. — An online student art exhibit is recognizing a Valley City third grader for his artwork. Jefferson Elementary student Camden Larson is Artsonia’s Artist of the Week. He received more than 1,000 votes on Artsonia.com, an online collection of student art portfolios. His teacher Cheri Anderson, who is retiring after more than 40 years, says Larson’s win…

ND Winter Show Back For Another Go-Around

The longstanding tradition of honoring agriculture and pioneer culture returns to Valley City

VALLEY CITY, N.D. (KVRR) – The 84th annual North Dakota winter show is underway in Valley City. It takes place every March and is designed to pay homage to agriculture as well as honor pioneer culture and heritages. This year, there will be more safety precautions at the venue. It will be held at 75 percent capacity, hand sanitizer is…

1 Injured, 1 Arrested After Valley City Shooting

Shooting Happened Thursday Night

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – A shooting in Valley City ends up with one person behind bars and another in a Fargo hospital. Police responded just after 7 p.m. Thursday to the 500 block of 11th Avenue Southwest. Valley City Police Chief Phil Hatcher says they found a man with a gunshot wound in the torso. He was taken to Mercy…