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Emerald Ash Borer Found in More Virginia Counties


The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has announced the detection of Emerald Ash Borer in additional counties in the Commonwealth. More>>

Police Renew Investigation into 1984 Trooper Murder


Police say advancements in forensic technology have renewed the investigation into the 30-year-old murder of a Virginia Trooper. More>>

VSP Investigate Fatal ATV Crash in Fluvanna


Virginia State police are investigating a fatal ATV crash in Fluvanna County on August 15. More>>

VA Lottery Earns Record $538.6 Million


The Virginia Lottery says it earned a record $538.6 million in the most recent fiscal year on the strength of sales of instant scratch-off tickets and a huge Mega Millions jackpot drawing in December. More>>

AAA: Auto Theft Hits Historic Lows in DC, MD, VA


Crime statistics from AAA Mid-Atlantic show auto theft is hitting historic lows throughout the region. More>>

Data Breach Revealed by Supervalu


There's been a data breach at a number of Supervalu grocery stores, as well as at some of its stand-alone liquor shops. More>>

Fed Court Clarifies Date for Gay Marriage in VA


A federal appeals court is clarifying when same-sex marriages could begin in Virginia. More>>

Stanardsville Requests Signage, 2nd Study on Tractor-Trailer Traffic Video included


Stanardsville is asking VDOT for signs that would direct tractor-trailers off business Rt. 33, after the state said it couldn't ban them all together. More>>

Study: Senior Citizens can Easily Become Malnourished Video included


Forty-four percent of senior citizens may become malnourished, according to a new study from UNC. More>>

Delay Denied in Ruling on VA Gay Marriage Ban


A federal appeals court has denied a request to delay its ruling striking down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban. More>>

VA Awarded $358K to Help Cover Costs of AP Tests


Slightly more than $358,000 is headed to the VA Dept. of Education to cover a portion of the fees charged to low-income students taking advanced placement tests. More>>

Deadline to Clear up Health Law Eligibility Nears


The Obama administration says the clock is ticking for hundreds of thousands of people who have unresolved issues affecting their coverage under the new health law. More>>

VDOT Researches Wildlife Patterns to Increase Roadway Safety Video included


VDOT is working to make roads safer – for wildlife and motorists alike – by researching animal travel patterns. More>>

VDOT to Add Permit Offices in Albemarle, Louisa


The Virginia Department of Transportation is relocating some of its land use staff to offices that will serve Albemarle, Greene, Fluvanna, and Louisa counties. More>>

Madison County Man Killed in Logging Truck Accident

Updated: Aug 11, 2014 11:09 AM

Police in Arlington say a logging company worker died when a tree rolled off a flatbed truck and struck him. More>>

Bridge Work, Closures Upcoming on Rt. 647 in Greene


VDOT is preparing to begin a bridge rehabilitation project on Route 647 in Greene County. More>>

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