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Velva food drive

A Velva FCCLA STAR Event group is "Freezin' for a Reason" as they sponsor a food drive for the Velva food pantry on Sunday, January 18, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Posted 1/13/09 (Tue) read more »

Light Up Velva winners

The Velva Association of Commerce has announced the winners of the Light Up Velva contest, held every December.

Posted 1/06/09 (Tue) read more »

A look back at 2008

It is customary at the beginning of a new year to take note of the past 12 months. So here's a look at the local headlines from 2008.

Posted 1/06/09 (Tue) read more »

Local kids win MP3 players

Paige Sager, Velva, and Sean Prellwitz, Towner, promised to wear their seat belts in the back seat and became the proud owners of a "Buckle Up In the Back Seat" MP3 player as part of this year's 2008 Child Passenger Safety Month activities.

Posted 12/29/08 (Mon) read more »

It just keeps coming

North Dakotans celebated their whitest Christmas in a long time last week, and it appears the snow isn't going away any time soon. The white stuff has continued to fall on almost a daily basis, and just last Sunday night, another three inches fell, and was then whipped around by the wind, blocking country roads.

Posted 12/29/08 (Mon) read more »

Cold weather hazard

The recent extended cold snap is cause for concern - even to those who remain in their homes and don't venture outdoors. Even if people feel warm, cozy and safe, they may not be.

Posted 12/22/08 (Mon) read more »

Holiday doors

Velva students had some fun this holiday season decorating their teachers' classroom doors. Velva teacher Candy Lemer handed out prizes to the winners,

Posted 12/22/08 (Mon) read more »

Christmas Cantata

The Community Cantata Choir, directed by Marlowe Kittelson, accompanied by Marilyn Anderson, will be performing "Carol of Christmas",

Posted 12/16/08 (Tue) read more »

Santa Daze kicks off shopping season

Velva's Santa Daze on Dec. 6 gave local shoppers the perfect opportunity to start filling their Christmas lists while supporting local enterprises and civic groups.

Posted 12/16/08 (Tue) read more »

The Angel Tree is back

Be an angel this year: The Angel Tree, sponsored by Velva in Progress, has once again made its appearance at Velva Drug.

Posted 12/09/08 (Tue) read more »