SOURCE: North Valley Bancorp

August 26, 2005 12:17 ET

North Valley Bancorp Declares Cash Dividend

REDDING, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 26, 2005 -- The Board of Directors of North Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: NOVB) has declared a cash dividend of $0.10 (ten cents) per common share. The dividend is payable on October 3, 2005 to holders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2005.

North Valley Bancorp is a multi-bank holding company headquartered in Redding, California. North Valley Bank ("NVB") operates twenty commercial banking offices in Shasta, Humboldt, Del Norte, Mendocino and Trinity Counties in Northern California, including two in-store supermarket branches and two Business Banking Centers. NVB Business Bank operates five commercial banking offices in Yolo, Solano, Sonoma, Placer and Mendocino Counties in Northern California. North Valley Bancorp, through its subsidiary banks, offers a wide range of consumer and business banking deposit products and services including internet banking and cash management services. In addition to these depository services, North Valley Bank and NVB Business Bank engage in a full complement of lending activities including consumer, commercial and real estate loans. NVB has SBA Preferred Lender status and provides investment services to its customers through an affiliated relationship. Visit the Company's website address at www.novb.com.

Contact Information

  • For further information contact:
    Michael J. Cushman
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    (530) 226-2900
    Fax: (530) 221-4877