Valentine Midland News

Holy smokes!!!! Tuesday was fire day!

Nearly four acres burned at the Berry Bridge fire. Here firefighters keep knocking down flames that reappear just as quickly as they’re smothered.

Holy smokes!!!! Tuesday was fire day!

Flames lick out from under the roof on the far side of this mobile home as firefighters peel back the metal to find hot spots.

Holy smokes!!!! Tuesday was fire day!

Fire got into this windbreak. Chief Rothleutner said they had to get the fire out of the Cottonwoods quickly. Photos by Laura Vroman

Holy smokes!!!! Tuesday was fire day!

This area was backburned as a precautionary measure in the Nenzel fire.

Holy smokes!!!! Tuesday was fire day!

Tuesday, December 1, 2020, was a pretty nice day with a temperature of 49 degrees. Pretty nice for December. However, it was the wind that was incredible - 49 mph according to NOAA Weather.

Results of the Valentine Heart of Christmas parade!

Dave Dorsey painted this Christmas cutout for good fun photos! Clearly there were some taken! Also announced at the festivities was the Chamber of Commerce $500 winner - Bev Kockrow! Congratulations!

Results of the Valentine Heart of Christmas parade!

Steve Daugherty had sweets and a Nacho Bar set up.

Results of the Valentine Heart of Christmas parade!

A couple of the floats that went down Green Street Saturday, November 28, 2020. This is the first year organizers opted to use Green Street. Part of the thought process was that next couple of years Main Street will be under construction. Photos by Laura Vroman

Results of the Valentine Heart of Christmas parade!

Results of the Valentine Heart of Christmas parade!

Saturday, November 28, 2020, at 6:00 p.m., the sixth annual Parade of Lights was underway despite covid! It was a balmy evening, with a nearly full moon and the street lights on Green Street to illuminate the floats.

	It’s time to enjoy the Parade of Lights

Just because you can’t be close to Santa after the annual Parade of Lights, with a swipe of his dynamic paintbrush, Dave Dorsey has created a way that you can get your photo taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and some tiny elves! Pretty thoughtful!

It’s time to enjoy the Parade of Lights

It’s the sixth annual Parade of Lights - a holiday program that will ALLOW social distancing, and having fun at the same time! Imagine that!!!

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