Grain producers optimistic for the season
May 28, 2015
Although state numbers might show otherwise, 2015 is looking positive for area grain producers, according to Bobby Clark, Virginia Cooperative Extension agent for the Northern Shenandoah Valley.
Pet of the Week: Berryville brothers play at staying together
May 19, 2015
BERRYVILLE — Brothers Boomer and Bear love the summer, because warm weather means pool time.
Project HOPE sends $2.2 million in medication to Nepal
May 18, 2015
Project HOPE has announced medical volunteers in Nepal have provided emergency medical care to thousands of patients injured in last week’s earthquake — the second one to hit the country in three weeks.
Wasting disease prompts extreme measures
April 26, 2015
With fawn season approach quickly for whitetail deer, the conversation of deer population management might have a different tone with the slowly expanding threat of chronic wasting disease.
Foxy is high energy, but sweet
April 14, 2015
BERRYVILLE — Foxy, a 2- to 4-year-old pit bull mix, is Clarke County Animal Shelter’s latest longtime canine resident.
Commission receives grant for study
March 27, 2015
The Northern Shenandoah Valley Regional Commission received a $7,500 grant from the commonwealth to study consumer spending habits and areas of growth for outdoor recreation businesses in area communities.
New winery coming to Winchester in August
March 20, 2015
The James Charles Winery and Vineyard LLC is gearing up for its debut in the bustling Northern Shenandoah Valley wine industry this summer.
2015 Progress: Widespread attractions
March 18, 2015
It could very well be said that tourism and the Northern Shenandoah Valley go hand in hand.
Berryville man arrested on arson charge
March 17, 2015
A man accused of setting his house on fire on Tuesday in Berryville has been arrested on a felony arson charge.
Pet of the Week: Shelter hopes opposites attract caring forever homes
March 5, 2015
BERRYVILLE — Tea the tortoiseshell cat and Kacey the black and tan hound dog have little in common.
Valley bracing for the storm
March 4, 2015
The National Weather Service has placed the entire Northern Shenandoah Valley under a winter storm warning from 10 p.m. Wednesday through 7 p.m. Thursday.
Deer disease detected in Shenandoah County
March 4, 2015
The slow progression of chronic wasting disease has made its way to Shenandoah County, and two positive cases were detected in Frederick County, near the West Virginia state line.
More snowfall expected across the valley
March 3, 2015
Another round of snowfall is expected to hit the Northern Shenandoah Valley.
Project HOPE donations to aid area free clinics
March 1, 2015
Project HOPE in Millwood has announced recent plans to offer donated medications to free clinics in Virginia and West Virginia.
USDA schedules survey of farmers
February 26, 2015
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is set to begin surveying farmers on what crops they intend to plant for the 2015 harvest seasons.
Area wineries reel in medals at Governor’s Cup
February 22, 2015
Six local wineries and vineyards have been awarded medals in the 2015 Governor’s Cup Wine Competition.
Snow, sleet, chilly temps for weekend
February 20, 2015
Virginia residents looking for a break form Mother Nature will have to wait until after this weekend.
TOP of Virginia honors community leaders, businesses
February 20, 2015
The TOP of Virginia Regional Chamber, which serves Clarke, Frederick counties and Winchester, honored top performing businesses and entrepreneurs at its Greater Good Award dinner.
Pit bull with a sweet soul looks for lasting home
January 29, 2015
BERRYVILLE — Finding a forever home is a game of chance for a shelter dog. Competition is stiff, and when families come to decide which one to bring home with them, dogs have to vie for attention over the others.
Top of Virginia schools announce closures
January 21, 2015
Following reports of expected snow and rain on Wednesday, public schools in Winchester and the counties of Frederick and Clarke