Fall hunting data released by state

March 11th, 2015

Fall harvest numbers were down for deer and turkey, but increased for bears in 2014, according to data from the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.

Going, going, gone

Auctioneer Mark  Pangle works with a pair of bidders during the auction.  Rich Cooley/Daily

March 8th, 2015

WOODSTOCK — More than 100 men and women crowded into the showroom at Pangle’s Auction Center a few miles north of Woodstock to look over the chairs, the tables, the dressers and the mason jars filled with screws and nails.

Valley bracing for the storm

Michael Guiliani, an associate at Ramsey True Value Hardware Store in Front Royal, carries a load of plastic sleds into the store on Wednesday.  Rich Cooley/Daily

March 4th, 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 4th, 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.

Woodstock to receive grant for tree canopy

February 18th, 2015

For the third year in a row, the town of Woodstock will be a recipient of matching funds from the Virginia Department of Forestry’s Virginia Trees for Clean Water Grant.

Insult to injury: More cold coming

Scott Terndrup clears the sidewalk outside of neighbor Bob Baker's home on High Street in Strasburg on Tuesday morning.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 17th, 2015

The snowstorm responsible for dumping up to 11 inches of snow on portions of southerm Virginia dropped an average of just under 4 inches on the Northern Shenandoah Valley.