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chief mabie retiring

no responses. April 23, 2020 news_two

Fire and Rescue volunteers share why they serve


Fire and Rescue volunteers share why they serve

In honor of National Volunteer Week, Warren County Fire and Rescue volunteers were surveyed as to why they chose to volunteer. The most common response was […]

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United Way adds matching funds of $50,000 to relief fund


United Way adds matching funds of $50,000 to relief fund

United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley’s COVID-19 Relief Fund has already raised $102,745, around half of which was a matching fund of $50,000. United Way’s board […]

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no responses. April 23, 2020 news_two

Luray long-term care facility confirms first case of COVID-19


Luray long-term care facility confirms first case of COVID-19

Skyview Springs Rehab and Nursing Center in Luray has confirmed their first case of COVID-19. The staff responded immediately, and is working closely with Valley Health […]

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canning project

no responses. April 22, 2020 news_two

Reminder: Front Royal C-CAP has plenty of food available


Reminder: Front Royal C-CAP has plenty of food available

The Front Royal C-CAP has had fewer clients than expected so far, and would like to encourage more members of the community to take advantage of […]

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no responses. April 22, 2020 news_two

Celebrate Earth Day by eating plants you find in your backyard


Celebrate Earth Day by eating plants you find in your backyard

Sustainability Matters, a non-profit based in Shenandoah County, invites you to explore nature while stuck at home. Their Facebook page has recently started a #BackyardEdibles series, […]

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happy creek restoration

no responses. April 22, 2020 news_two

Front Royal considers local stimulus package


Front Royal considers local stimulus package

In a Town Council meeting on Monday, Interim Town Manager Matt Tederick put forth the idea of a $1.5 million dollar local stimulus package. $1 million […]

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pooled saliva testing

no responses. April 22, 2020 news_two

Shenandoah University students in China donate thousands of PPE


Shenandoah University students in China donate thousands of PPE

Several students and partners in Shenandoah University’s global Master of Business Administration program in China have conducted a personal protective equipment (PPE) drive. They have sent approximately […]

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rapid covid and flu tests

no responses. April 21, 2020 news_two

Valley Health implements plan to ensure employee income


Valley Health implements plan to ensure employee income

Valley Health is implementing a Paycheck Protection Plan designed to retain and pay staff for the next 90 days at minimum. Due to elective surgeries and procedures […]

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no responses. April 21, 2020 news_two

Hotels offering free or discounted rooms to medical workers


Hotels offering free or discounted rooms to medical workers

Several hotel chains are lending their assistance to those on the front lines with free or discounted rooms. Many health care providers have been reluctant to stay […]

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thankful for a home adoption event

no responses. April 21, 2020 news_two

SPCA hosting virtual dog-walking challenge


SPCA hosting virtual dog-walking challenge

The SPCA of Winchester, Frederick, and Clarke Counties will be hosting a Virtual Canine Quarantine Outdoor Challenge. The event is an opportunity for pet owners to take […]

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no responses. April 21, 2020 news_two

Gov. Northam assembles team to work on COVID-19 testing


Gov. Northam assembles team to work on COVID-19 testing

Gov. Northam has assembled a working group on COVID-19 testing to address Virginia’s lack of tests. The group is led by former Health Commissioner Dr. Karen […]

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community development block grant

no responses. April 20, 2020 news_two

Shenandoah Alliance for Shelter anticipates increase in need


Shenandoah Alliance for Shelter anticipates increase in need

The Shenandoah Alliance for Shelter is seeing an increase in those needing housing assistance this year, an issue that will likely grow worse as the pandemic […]

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