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News Maker David Brotman on FNFSR Fundraiser Sat. Oct. 2

We continue talking with David Brotman Executive Director of The Friends of the North Fork of the Shenandoah River in today’s News Maker. Today David tells us about fishing on the Shenandoah
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VDH lifts advisory of harmful algae bloom

The Virginia Department of Health  has lifted the recreational advisory due to a harmful algae bloom on the North Fork of the Shenandoah River in Shenandoah and Warren Counties from Chapman’s

Caution advised when using the Shenandoah River this weekend

Caution is advised while enjoying the Shenandoah River this holiday weekend. Where the river isn’t at flood stage right now it is moving swiftly. The Shenandoah is also very muddy
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SNP bans all fishing

Effective immediately all streams and rivers are closed to fishing in the Shenandoah National Park (SNP). Despite the recent rains so far streams and groundwater have not sufficiently recovered from
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SCSO expands the algae bloom on the Shenandoah

Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) and Virginia Department of Health have expanded the algae bloom warning on the Shenandoah River. Despite the recent rains the Virginia Department of Health have
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News Maker Mark Frondorf on the toxic Algae Blooms

Did the recent rain help to alleviate the toxic algae blooms on the Shenandoah River? We spoke with River Keeper Mark Frondorf about it in our latest news maker segment.
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Winchester’s water supply deemed safe

The City of Winchester has been monitoring the Harmful Algae Bloom on the North Fork of the Shenandoah River. The city received the results from their most recent tests. The
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Winchester and VDH monitor water supply

The City of Winchester and the Virginia Department of Health are closely monitoring Winchester’s water supply. This response follows the emergence of the Harmful Algae Bloom on the North Fork

River Report: 7-23-21

In this edition of our twice-weekly Shenandoah River Reports, Riverkeeper Mark Frondorf tells us how to protect ourselves when swimming in the Shenandoah. Let Don Roberts and Front Royal Outdoors

River Report: 7-19-21

In this edition of our twice-weekly Shenandoah River Reports, Riverkeeper Mark Frondorf reports on the amount of moss and algae on the river. Mark also talks about what you should

News Maker Tom Eshelman on Christmas in the Valley

Christmas in the Valley is a festive celebration of the holiday at Shenandoah County Fairgrounds. We spoke with Shenandoah County Fairground’s General Manager Tom Eshelmen about

WCFR had a busy Thanksgiving day

A Warren County and Fire and Rescue (WCFR) social media post showed that the Department had an exceptionally busy Thanksgiving. On Thanksgiving day the department

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SU has a new Christmas film streaming

According to Shenandoah University’s (SU) website another Christmas film featuring the campus and students of the university is now streaming. Cupid for Christmas is the

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Maids selected for Apple Blossom

Four young women from the area have been selected to serve as the Maids in the Court of the Queen for the upcoming Apple Blossom

25th Annual Pottery Show and Sale

The Shenandoah Potters Guild is hosting their 25th Annual Pottery Show and Sale today and tomorrow at Winchester’s War Memorial Building. There will be open

Middletown tree lighting ceremony

The Town of Middletown began their holiday celebrations yesterday with a tree lighting ceremony. The town welcomed a special guest, the 1982 NFL MVP Mark