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no responses. April 20, 2020 news_two

Crime rates decrease due to COVID-19


Crime rates decrease due to COVID-19

With most public activities shut down due to the pandemic, crime rates have quickly dropped. The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office, for example, made 300 arrests in […]

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no responses. April 20, 2020 news_two

Local ladies contribute to community with hand-sewn masks


Local ladies contribute to community with hand-sewn masks

Two local ladies, 103-year-old Flora Coffman and 75-year-old Nancy Shrum, are sewing masks for the community. Coffman, a Woodstock resident, normally sews at least two quilts […]

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no responses. April 18, 2020 news_two

Jail population dramatically decreased to hamper spread of COVID-19


Jail population dramatically decreased to hamper spread of COVID-19

Following guidance from Gov. Northam, jails are dramatically decreasing their populations. Jails are often a hotbed for infections such as COVID-19, and to subject low-level offenders […]

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no responses. April 18, 2020 news_two

Be bear aware as springtime starts


Be bear aware as springtime starts

As springtime rolls in, the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is cautioning the public of increased bear activity. Black bears will soon be leaving their […]

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no responses. April 18, 2020 news_two

EDA criminal charges dropped, likely temporarily


EDA criminal charges dropped, likely temporarily

The criminal charges brought against the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority have been dismissed without prejudice. The same charges, and possibly more, may be brought […]

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spca toy raffle

no responses. April 11, 2020 news_two

SPCA discourages “kitten-napping”


SPCA discourages “kitten-napping”

Kitten season at the SPCA of Winchester, Frederick and Clarke Counties has begun. SPCA is cautioning everyone to not immediately pick up any litters of kittens […]

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Cloth Peddler rises to the 10k mask challenge


Cloth Peddler rises to the 10k mask challenge

A local business in Stephens City, Cloth Peddler, is doing their part to help complete Valley Health’s Sew Helpful challenge. With a substantial inventory and strong […]

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no responses. April 11, 2020 news_two

Gov. Northam signs gun safety legislation into law


Gov. Northam signs gun safety legislation into law

Gov. Northam has signed several gun violence prevention measures into law, in what’s being called a historic moment for the Commonwealth. “We lose too many Virginians […]

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no responses. April 4, 2020 news_two

Gov. Northam announces emergency funding for homeless


Gov. Northam announces emergency funding for homeless

Yesterday, Gov. Northam announced an initial $2.5 million in emergency funding to shelter Virginia’s homeless population during the pandemic. Although Virginians have been ordered to stay […]

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su local vaccination efforts

no responses. April 4, 2020 news_two

iMLearning program at Shenandoah University smooths transition to online


iMLearning program at Shenandoah University smooths transition to online

As the pandemic forces universities across the country to switch to online classes, the iMLearning program allowed Shenandoah University’s transition to be seamless. Started back in […]

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page county election coverage

no responses. April 4, 2020 news_two

Page County Pop Up Food Hub to supply food to those laid off


Page County Pop Up Food Hub to supply food to those laid off

Page County Economic Development, the Mimslyn Inn, Massanutten Resort, Rileyville Baptist Church and soon many others are working together to provide a Pop Up Food Hub. The […]

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Heart for Heroes campaign

no responses. April 4, 2020 news_two

Winchester Hearts for Heroes campaign celebrates essential workers


Winchester Hearts for Heroes campaign celebrates essential workers

The City of Winchester has launched a new Hearts for Heroes campaign, aiming to celebrate essential workers who are continuing to protect, feed and teach everyone. […]

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