Members of the VCHS Hi-Lites dance team perform at the Snow Week pep rally.
Minnesota Twins mascot T.C. Bear signs an autograph for an adoring fan during the Twins Winter Caravan stop in Valley City on Jan. 17.
Riverside Gardens employee Willis Wagar helps wrap a Christmas tree order. Wagar sprays the snowy white "flocking" on trees by request, saying they do about 100 flocked trees each season.
Joie St. Denis (left) and Cassidy Schmidt fill a box with donated goods during the "Pack the HAC" event in November. Area schools participated in the drive to collect food and toiletries for the Barnes County Food Pantry.
Up close and personal with a bull moose that was harvested north of Valley City in November.
Garcia Vitao rocks out on the display bongos at Really Big Music, a new musical instrument and accessory store on Main Street in Valley City.
The "Rally for Malley" held October 27 helped raise $12,000 for Valley City resident Malley Aufenkamp and her family.