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SVEC Warns Higher Electric Bills Likely with Heat


SVEC Warns Higher Electric Bills Likely with Heat

The Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative is warning its member-owners that today’s (7/19/2019) heat advisory and scorching temperatures over the weekend may result in higher electric bills. […]

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Lord Fairfax Health District Issues Heat Wave Health Alert


Lord Fairfax Health District Issues Heat Wave Health Alert

With an enhanced heat warning in place, the Lord Fairfax Health District has issued a warning about the extremely high temperatures facing the Valley over the […]

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drug overdoses

no responses. July 18, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Spike in Drug Overdoses, Deaths Hits Region


Spike in Drug Overdoses, Deaths Hits Region

Seven drug overdoses have been reported by the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force in the past week, two of which proved to be […]

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murder case

no responses. July 18, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

New Arrests Made in 2017 Clarke County Murder Case


New Arrests Made in 2017 Clarke County Murder Case

The Clarke County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday (7/17/2019) that it has made arrests in an over two-year-old murder case. William Todd Anderson was murdered in his […]

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Local Law Enforcement Agencies Warn of Extreme Heat


Local Law Enforcement Agencies Warn of Extreme Heat

Local law enforcement agencies are warning the public of extreme heat hitting the region for the rest of this week. The Warren, Frederick, and Page County […]

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REC Criticized for Handling of Member Proxy Ballots


REC Criticized for Handling of Member Proxy Ballots

The Rappahannock Electric Cooperative has come under fire from a grass-roots coalition over its handling of proxy ballots for this year’s Board of Directors election. Repower […]

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family financial event

no responses. July 13, 2019 News_one

United Way Holds Financial Literacy Program


United Way Holds Financial Literacy Program

The Valley Assistance Network, a program of United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley, is joining forces with the Handley Regional Library System and United Bank to […]

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Exit ramp closure

no responses. July 14, 2019 News_one

Exit 315 Closing for Road Work


Exit 315 Closing for Road Work

The off-ramp from northbound Interstate 81 to Route 7 at the Winchester/Berryville exit 315 in Frederick County is scheduled to close for overnight paving Monday, July […]

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recycling

no responses. July 12, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Frederick County Finds “Short Term” Recycling Solution


Frederick County Finds “Short Term” Recycling Solution

Frederick County has successfully negotiated a revised contract with its recycling vendor. The vendor informed officials on June 13, 2019 that it would terminate its contract […]

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aylor

no responses. July 12, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

More Money Approved for New Aylor Middle School


More Money Approved for New Aylor Middle School

During its July 10, 2019  meeting, the Frederick County Board of Supervisors approved a supplemental appropriation for the Robert E. Aylor Middle School replacement project. The […]

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proxy ballots

no responses. July 11, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

REC Accepting Applications for “The Power of Change”


REC Accepting Applications for “The Power of Change”

The Rappahannock Electric Cooperative announced Tuesday (7/9/2019) that its “The Power of Change” program is ready to support local charities and non-profit organizations. The program has […]

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valor awards

no responses. July 11, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Nomination Period Opens for Top of VA Valor Awards


Nomination Period Opens for Top of VA Valor Awards

The Top of Virginia Regional Chamber announced Wednesday (7/10/2019) that nominations are now open for the 7th Annual Valor Awards. The Valor Awards honor public safety […]

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