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judges to decide sentences

no responses. October 26, 2020 News_one

After 200 years, Virginia to let judges decide sentences


After 200 years, Virginia to let judges decide sentences

By DENISE LAVOIE | Published Oct 24, 2020 8:23 a.m. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — For the first time in more than 200 years, criminal defendants in Virginia will […]

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Northam releases COVID-19 vaccination plan


Northam releases COVID-19 vaccination plan

Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that $22 million in CARES Act funding will be used to create a statewide program to distribute COVID-19 vaccines when such […]

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judges to decide sentences

no responses. October 22, 2020 News_one

Gov. Northam Signs new laws to support COVID-19 response, reform policing


Gov. Northam Signs new laws to support COVID-19 response, reform policing

Gov. Ralph Northam has signed 16 new laws and proposed changes to five bills that will support the state’s ongoing COVID-19 response and advance criminal justice […]

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support for child care providers

no responses. October 22, 2020 News_one

New funding to continue incentive grant program for Virginia child care providers


New funding to continue incentive grant program for Virginia child care providers

Gov. Ralph Northam yesterday announced $65.8 million in new funding will be used to increase access to child care and support child care providers amid the […]

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Absentee ballot requests due Friday


Absentee ballot requests due Friday

The Virginia Department of Elections is reminding citizens that the last day to request an absentee ballot is Friday, Oct. 23 at 5 p.m. Absentee ballots […]

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Gov. Northam releases Virginia Roadmap to End Hunger


Gov. Northam releases Virginia Roadmap to End Hunger

Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesday released the inaugural Virginia Roadmap to End Hunger, which establishes a unified set of goals and strategies to prioritize food security […]

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judges to decide sentences

no responses. October 19, 2020 News_one

Commonwealth identifies new ways to return unclaimed property


Commonwealth identifies new ways to return unclaimed property

The Virginia Department of the Treasury’s Unclaimed Property Program returned more than $67.8 million in unclaimed property to Virginians in fiscal year 2020, representing over 111,000 […]

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rsw regional jail covid-19 cases

no responses. October 19, 2020 News_one

Virginia lawmakers pass new budget amid coronavirus pandemic


Virginia lawmakers pass new budget amid coronavirus pandemic

By ALAN SUDERMAN and DENISE LAVOIE | Published Oct. 16, 2020 8:24 p.m. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers have all but wrapped up a special legislative […]

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phone scam warning

no responses. October 19, 2020 News_one

Frederick Sheriff’s Office warns residents of rise in phone scams


Frederick Sheriff’s Office warns residents of rise in phone scams

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) issued a statement saying that over the last few of months, many have fallen victim to various reported phone scams. […]

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support for child care providers

no responses. October 16, 2020 News_one

Gov. Northam authorizes hazard pay for home health workers


Gov. Northam authorizes hazard pay for home health workers

Gov. Ralph Northam announced $73 million in federal Coronavirus Aid, Recovery, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding will be used to provide hazard pay to home […]

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Federal judge extends Virginia voter registration deadline


Federal judge extends Virginia voter registration deadline

By DENISE LAVOIE and BEN FINLEY | Published Oct 14, 2020 10:45 a.m. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has extended Virginia’s voter registration deadline by 48 […]

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support for child care providers

no responses. October 14, 2020 News_one

Cut cable shuts down Virginia voter portal; lawsuit filed


Cut cable shuts down Virginia voter portal; lawsuit filed

By BEN FINLEY, ALAN SUDERMAN and DENISE LAVOIE | Published Oct. 13, 2020 8:37 p.m. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A severed fiber optic cable that shut down […]

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