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Virginia State Parks to offer Hunting Opportunities Statewide


VA State Parks, managed by the VA Dept. of Conservation and Recreation, offer the outdoors enthusiast a variety of hunting opportunities More>>

Governor McAuliffe Declares September “Honey Month”


Governor Terry McAuliffe has declared the entire month of September as “Honey Month.” More>>

VSP to Increase Enforcement over Labor Day Weekend


As the last holiday weekend of the summer season approaches, motorists traveling through VA this Labor Day weekend can expect to see significant increased enforcement by the Virginia State Police. More>>

Appalachian Power Warns about Payment Scam


Appalachian Power is warning small business customers in Virginia about a scam. More>>

Traffic Calming Project in Harrisonburg Old Town Neighborhood


The Public Works Dept. will soon begin work on the installation of a trial half-street closure on East Bruce Street through the Old Town neighborhood's enrollment in the Neighborhood Traffic Calming Program. More>>

VDOT to Lift Lane Closures for Labor Day Holiday


To keep traffic moving and reduce congestion, VDOT will lift lane closures on most interstates and highways from noon August 29 until noon September 2. More>>

VA-Area Artifacts vie for 'Endangered' Designation


Time is running out to vote for some of the area's most unique relics that are vying for the title of Virginia's Top 10 Endangered Artifacts. More>>

Virginia Gets NASA Funding for STEM Education

Virginia is sharing more than $17.3 million from NASA to increase student and faculty engagement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics at community colleges and technical schools. More>>

VA Students Improve, Beat National Average on ACT


Virginia students continue to improve and exceed the national average on the ACT college admissions exam. More>>

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>>

Harrisonburg Police Request Assistance Identifying Burglary Suspect


The Harrisonburg Police Department is requesting assistance from the public in identifying a burglary suspect.  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>>

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>>

Fed Court Clarifies Date for Gay Marriage in VA


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

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