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Virginia mayor faces misdemeanor assault charge


Virginia mayor faces misdemeanor assault charge

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Williamsburg police say Mayor Clyde Haulman has been charged with assault and battery. Maj. Greg Riley said Monday that a summons was […]

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Teen who died in Adirondack Mountains had local ties


Teen who died in Adirondack Mountains had local ties

KEENE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has been killed by a falling boulder while visiting a waterfall in New York’s Adirondack Mountains. State […]

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Public Hearing planned on proposed penny tax hike for new Front Royal Police Headquarters


Public Hearing planned on proposed penny tax hike for new Front Royal Police Headquarters

  FRONT ROYAL, VA – The Front Royal Town Council will hold a public hearing tonight on a proposed one cent tax increase. The increase in […]

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Gas prices in Virginia continue to rise


Gas prices in Virginia continue to rise

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gas prices in Virginia are continuing to rise. AAA Mid-Atlantic reports that the average price of regular unleaded fuel in the state […]

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Virginia’s 2016 legislative session ends


Virginia’s 2016 legislative session ends

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s 2016 legislative session is in the books. The session ended Friday evening after lawmakers passed a $100 billion two-year spending plan, […]

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Lawmakers reject governor’s changes on concealed guns bill


Lawmakers reject governor’s changes on concealed guns bill

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers have rejected Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s proposed changes to legislation that would allow people who are protected by a […]

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McAuliffe headed abroad to meet with troops


McAuliffe headed abroad to meet with troops

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Terry McAuliffe is set to head overseas to visit Virginia troops serving abroad. The governor’s office announced Friday that he’s […]

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Cement truck crash snarls I-81 traffic Friday morning near Toms Brook


Cement truck crash snarls I-81 traffic Friday morning near Toms Brook

TOMS BROOK, VA–A tractor trailer crash on Interstate 81 near Toms Brook shut down the northbound lanes Friday morning for over two hours and snarled traffic […]

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no responses. March 11, 2016 Cooper

Police: Fugitive fatally shot in encounter with officers


Police: Fugitive fatally shot in encounter with officers

  NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say a fugitive described in an alert as armed and dangerous was fatally shot when officers confronted him. […]

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James Wood volleyball coach resigns


James Wood volleyball coach resigns

WINCHESTER, VA–James Wood High School in Frederick County is searching for a varsity volleyball coach after Stephen Reaves resigned over the weekend. James Wood High School’s […]

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Man shot by deputy in Virginia charged with attempted murder


Man shot by deputy in Virginia charged with attempted murder

WINCHESTER, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police say a man who was shot by a sheriff’s deputy in Frederick County has been charged with attempted capital […]

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Kaine to get briefing Friday on battlefield preservation


Kaine to get briefing Friday on battlefield preservation

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine is heading to hallowed ground in Virginia to learn more about federal funding to preserve Civil War battlefields. […]

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