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Poll worker preparations continue ahead of Election Day 2020It takes above 9,000 poll workers to staff 1,708 precincts in the state, according to the West Virginia Secretary of State's Office.

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Fairfax County Task Force Pushes for Carbon Neutrality by 2040Fairfax County should attempt to achieve carbon neutrality by 2040 and eliminate all waste from county government and school operations by 2030, the Fairfax County Joint Environmental Task Force recommends in a new report.

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West Virginia's daily COVID-19 infection rate climbs back above three percentOn Tuesday morning, the state Department of Health and Human Resources reported 483 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and eight additional virus deaths.

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After Major Algae Bloom, Reston Association Explores Big Funding Boost for Lake ManagementIn mid-August, a major and possibly toxic algae bloom blanketed Lake Thoreau following Reston Association's treatment of an invasive plant in the lake.

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Caresource MetroNews Top Plays'Big Guy' touchdowns and a double overtime game-winner are featured this week.

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Princeton fighting for home playoff game in Week 9MORGANTOWN, W.Va.  Greg Carey and Joe Brocato discuss the best Class AAA matchups in the penultimate week of the regular season.

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Tuesday Morning NotesReston Firms Offers Insights on Buying Online - "Reston, Virginia-based digital tracking and audience measurement company comScore Inc. has released a report on the state of online retail spending and it notes total digital commerce now accounts or nearly 1 in 4 discretionary dollars spent by consu"

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Virginia Beach to plant 800 trees in flood prone Ashville Park neighborhoodThe Ashville Park neighborhood in the southeastern area of Virginia Beach will soon have hundreds of new trees planted in an effort to fight stormwater flooding.

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MetroNews This Morning 10-27-20The Senate approves the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the SCOTUS. Covid 19 puts a strain on rural hospitals across America, West Virginia is holding its on for the time being.

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Virginia Mason Memorial mum on what's happening with possible mergerVirginia Mason Memorial hospital had little information to share Monday about a weekend board retreat.

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Police: Virginia man found in car trunk after crash in MiamiMiami-Dade police said authorities found the body of an aspiring hip-hop artist inside the trunk of a Virginia man's car after he crashed on a Miami highway.

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Catholic Diocese of Richmond Names Father John Misty Bishop in Order to Attract YouthRICHMOND, Va. — Bishop Barry Knestout announced today that he will be stepping down as Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Richmond and will be replaced by Father John Misty.

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No, Mr. President, We Are Not 'Rounding The Turn.'President Trump consistently argues that the country is getting past the coronavirus. During campaign appearances, he proclaims that the country is "rounding the turn" on Covid-19.

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Two nice bucks on two nice days for Fayette County teenEllie Groves isn't your average 16 year old and during the 2020 archery season, she was done before most hunters twice her age were even getting started.

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Bob Good aims to strengthen conservative principles in Virginia's Fifth DistrictWith the general election coming up on Nov. 3, the tight race for Virginias Fifth Congressional District is garnering national attention.

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Virginia man found in car trunk after crash in Miami: policeAuthorities found the body of an aspiring hip-hop artist inside the trunk of a Virginia man's car after he crashed on a Miami highway, police said.

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Monongalia County education board reviewing charter school applicationMORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Monongalia County Board of Education has received an application for a proposed charter school in the county.

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VIDEO: Inside the state's only 'red' county on the COVID-19 mapAs the country heads into cold and flu season, one West Virginia county has been on high alert for some time.

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Fairfax County teachers union opposes new concurrent method for instructionA union representing teachers in Virginia's largest school system believes instructors and parents have been ambushed by a dual announcement from the Fairfax County Public Schools superintendent, demanding a decision about returning to classrooms that will begin deploying a new form of instruction.

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West Virginia Senators split on BarrettHe went on to state, "The facts are clear—never before has the president nominated and the Senate confirmed a Supreme Court justice between July and Election Day in a presidential election year."

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US Senate confirms Barrett to Supreme Court; Capito backs nomination while Manchin opposesSen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., voted alongside most of her Republican colleagues in backing the nomination, while Sen.

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Off-Duty Officer Rescues Driver From Burning Car in VirginiaA police officer in Northern Virginia and a good Samaritan saved the life of an unconscious driver after pulling him from a burning car.

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Virginia Passenger Rail Authority meets for first time, outlines plans to boost train travel across the commonwealthStopped on the tracks and waiting — sometimes for hours — for freight trains to pass.

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25% of recent Alexandria COVID-19 cases possibly tied to workplaceAlexandrias Health Department in Virginia interviewed 422 infected residents from Sept. 21 to Oct. 19, and found that over a third of them lived with someone who had recently had it.

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Staff member at Loudoun County school tests positive for coronavirusClose contact is defined by the Virginia Department of health as people who have been within 6 feet of a person who tests positive for the virus, for 15 minutes or more, starting from 48 hours before symptom onset or 48 hours before the test was taken if they had no symptoms.

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Red Bluff native retires from Virginia State PoliceLt. Becky Crannis-Curl, a 1982 graduate of Red Bluff High School, retired from a distinguished and decorated local and state law enforcement career with the Virginia State Police Oct.

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Virginia Tech hoops to play in Hall of Fame Tip-Off TournamentThe Hokies are slated to play Nov. 28-29 in the Naismith Bracket along with Rhode Island, Temple and USF at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.

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Virginia Medical Reserve Corps volunteers to assist election officialsCOVID-19 has complicated the November elections, but here in Virginia, more than 1000 people have stepped forward to help keep voters and election workers safe.

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Central Virginia organization gathering thank you cards for Veterans DayWith Veterans Day events likely virtual this year, one central Virginia organization wants vets to have something physical to celebrate them, too.

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Virginia Tech, UVA football looking to bounce backThe Virginia Tech and UVA football programs are looking to bounce back after losses this past Saturday.

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Beloved Virginia Beach restaurant owner who died last week was 'ray of sunshine,' big part of ViBe DWAVY News 10's Tamara Scott reports.

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Virginia free clinics get $3M in CARES Act funds as high demand persistsAs healthcare workers continue to fight the coronavirus pandemic, the Free Clinic of Central Virginia will get a boost in their efforts.

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Virginia Tech researchers study how long COVID-19 survives on food surfacesOur food meets many surfaces in the food supply chain, Virginia Tech researchers are studying how long COVID-19 survives on these food surfaces - before reaching your home.

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Virginia Passenger Rail Authority meets for first time, outlines plans to boost train travel across the commonwealthStopped on the tracks and waiting — sometimes for hours — for freight trains to pass.

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At 7-1, Frankfort finds itself among Class AA contendersFalcons have several quality wins, but pair of tough tests remain in regular season.

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Coronavirus front-line workers go skydiving in Virginia Beach13News Now Connor Rhiel got to see a skydiving session in action that for four COVID-19 front-line workers got to take on for free!

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Virginia Beach residents complain about construction site for new veterans care center13News Now Mike Gooding explains the effort from the Virginia Beach city manager to address some noisy construction for a new care center for military veterans.

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Voters wait in early voting lines in Virginia Beach13News Now Evan Watson has the latest Virginia voting numbers and spoke to some voters in Virginia Beach who were waiting to cast their vote early.

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West Virginia survivalist camp to 'activate' for Election DayFortitude Ranch, the survivalist community we first told you about back in March, announced they’re gearing up again and will 'activate' for Election Day.

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Missing Virginia man's body found in trunk of car after Miami crashFlorida Highway Patrol showed up Sunday to the scene of a single-car crash and, after noticing a foul odor coming from the trunk, made a gruesome discovery.

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Virginia Athletics reports two positive COVID-19 test results over the past weekOut of 985 tests administered between Oct. 19 and Oct. 25, Virginia Athletics reported Monday that two student-athletes tested positive for COVID-19.

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Hunt Club Farm in Virginia Beach responds to accusations on alpaca's health13News Now Alex Littlehales explains the response from the Virginia Beach Hunt Club Farm to some online accusations over one alpaca's health.

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Virginia Beach school division investigating hacking of Zoom classroomVirginia Beach City Public Schools says someone hacked into a Zoom classroom of 5th grade students and showed images of a man's genitalia.

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Virginia Football: Bronco Mendenhall meets with media before UNC gameNo news on the injury front, but Mendenhall still optimistic around his team's chances.

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Campaign Signs Stolen, Shot at in VirginiaIn parts of the D.C. area, people have had to replace stolen campaign signs multiple times.

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This Road Trip Leads To The Creepiest Places In VirginiaBuckle up, Virginia! We've devised a road trip that will take you to some of the state's most haunted locations.

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The Virginia Capital TrailLast week, I shared my excitement with you for the re-naming of the Ashland to Petersburg Trail, which will now be known as the Fall Line Trail.

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Millions of COVID-19 tests being sent to VirginiaThey will be distributed at the discretion of Governor Ralph Northam to support testing K-12 students, teachers, nursing home patients and staff, higher education, critical infrastructure, first responders, and other priorities.

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JUST IN: Task Force Reveals Possible New Names for Lee HighwayLee Highway could become John Glenn Boulevard. Or Mildred and Richard Loving Avenue. Or just Main Street.

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Northam announces plans for 200 new jobs at furniture plantGov. Ralph Northam announced Monday that North Carolina-based Ison Furniture plans to spend $3.5 million to renovate the closed A.C. Furniture Company in Pittsylvania County.

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Virginia Military Institute superintendent resigns amid call for racism probeThe resignation comes after a Washington Post story that described Black cadets and alumni facing "relentless racism," and an order for an investigation.

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WVU Sports Hall of Famer Bob Smith passes awayWVU Sports Hall of Fame member and thousand-point scorer Bob Smith has died. He passed away last weekend in Naples, Florida.

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The Game Within The GameAllan Bell from CBSsports Sportsline joined host Brad Howe to wrap up week 7 in the NFL, break down MNF and look ahead to three games that stand out in week 8.

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ART Buses Now Feature Art Highlighting Famous ArlingtoniansThe latest "Art on the ART bus" installations features public icons with ties to Arlington.

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Head of Virginia military academy resigns amid report of racist cultureReuters) - The head of the Virginia Military Institute resigned under pressure from top state officials on Monday following a published report that the 181-year-old military college was steeped in a culture of racism.

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Weekly Planner: Rainbow Teen Book Club, Pet Parade and Halloween SpooktacularThe Weekly Planner is a roundup of interesting events coming up over the next week in the Reston area.

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West Virginia officials watch rising national covid numbers with increasing concernGov. Jim Justice and state health leaders continued to express caution about coronavirus in West Virginia as alarming numbers mount across the nation.

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Making Room: Celebrating the Heroes of Affordable HousingMaking Room is a biweekly opinion column. The views expressed are solely the author's. On November 15, advocates for housing in Arlington will take an evening to honor the important work of the past year.

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Home sales in Virginia surged in September, prices expected to riseHome sales surged across the commonwealth during the month of September and sales are expected to remain high for the rest of the year.

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Record voter turnout ahead of Virginia 2020 Presidential electionIt's the final stretch for the campaigns in the 2020 election. Virginia Democrats and Republicans are making that final push, as voters turn out in droves to vote early.

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ManicI dont know how to express myself other than music, and knowing I might have to give it up again is tiring.

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Town Center of Virginia Beach Halloween Event Brings Outer Space Close to People"Galactic Gathering" offers a family-friendly and pandemic-friendly event for people in Town Center of Virginia Beach.

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Anticipating another close contest vs. K-State, Neal Brown says WVU must finish betterWVU is a slight favorite vs. Kansas State Saturday afternoon.

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Police: German Shepherd killed 2-month-old baby girl in VirginiaThe Virginian-Pilot reports that the incident occurred early Monday in Hampton.

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Here's what you can do at Lake Anna this fallWhile you might associate Lake Anna with swimming and sunbathing, there is also plenty to do when the air turns crisp.

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Fairfax County COVID-19 Cases Continue to Increase, But Not AccelerateThe number of COVID-19 cases in Fairfax County continues to increase with a reported weekly average of cases hovering around the 450-mark.

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Virginia Tech Hokies' opening basketball schedule announcedWe are just about a month away from the start of the 20-21 season.

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Three Guys Before The GameHead coach Neal Brown's disappointment was obvious in his postgame press conference. No one said "Trust The Climb" was going to be painless.

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Average Rate of New Cases in Arlington Holds Relatively Steady Over WeekendAs of Friday, Arlington County had a trailing seven-day average of just under 25 new coronavirus cases per day.

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Bob Murray remembered as one of the last of his kind in the coal industryW.Va. Coal Association President Bill Raney says Bob Murray was devoted to his family, his faith, and his workers and got to truly live the American dream.

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6 dog sweaters that will keep your pooch warm through the holidaysAs the temps continue to drop, make sure your fur friend stays warm and fashionable with one of these fall dog sweaters.

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Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on Oct. 26Thousands of voters donning masks are lining up to participate in early voting throughout Maryland today.

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Plan a staycation at one of these 5 just-opened or recently-reopened hotelsNew dining concepts, safety protocols, renovations and a comfy bed await you are these exciting properties.

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Listing of the Day: 1401 Oak Street, Unit 608AToday's Listing of the Day is located at 1401 Oak Street Unit 608 in the Weslie.

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Virginia early voting deadline approachingSaturday, October 31 is the last day for Virginia voters to cast early in-person ballots for the November 3 General Election.

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Police: Suspect dead after shootouts with Virginia officersPolice in Virginia say a robbery suspect accused of wounding an officer has been found dead following another shootout with officers.

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Lake Anne Fellowship House Breaks Ground on $86M RedevelopmentEnterprise Community Development and Fellowship Square Foundation broke ground at the site on Thursday, Oct.

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Shift5 Wins Northern Virginia Technology Council 2020 Capital Cyber Startup AwardWASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Â Shift5 announces that it has been named the cyber startup of the year by the Northern Virginia Technology Council , the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia.

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Supporting the Community Through the Commonwealth of Virginia CampaignThe annual Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign provides UVA employees an opportunity to give back to the community.

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3 haunted hikes to take before HalloweenPut on your boots and pack your bag for a Halloween day hike at one of these haunted trails around Virginia.

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Arlington-Based Legal Tech Company BlackBoiler Expanding with $3.2 Million in FundingArlington-based BlackBoiler, a startup that generates automated markup suggestions for corporate contracts, has secured $3.2 million in funding.

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Lidl launches alcohol home delivery program in Virginia, North CarolinaThe new program is offered from more than 40 stores in Virginia and North Carolina where Shipt is available.

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Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons: The Grades are inWell, the grades on a loss are never going to be good, but this might be the first time a few failing grades have been handed out by this staff.

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Most regional matchups set in postseason soccerMORGANTOWN, W.Va.  Spots in the WVSSAC state soccer tournament will be secured this week with regional round matchups across West Virginia.

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WanderLove: A Road Trip Through Madison County"Let's take a drive in the country! " If those words spark tingles of anticipation for discovering gently rolling hills, wide open pastures, and towering forests, Madison County will fulfill your daydreams and deliver even more.

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Liberty-Virginia Tech scheduled for Noon on ACC NetworkThe ACC has announced that Libertys game against Virginia Tech, scheduled for Nov. 7 will kick off at Noon and be televised on the ACC Network.

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Rocket Boys festival will return for 2020 as a virtual eventAlthough 2019 was to have been the last event, Homer Hickam and other organizers believed 2020 needed the festival more than ever.

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WVU Medicine Ruby Memorial nurse manager reports 'uptick' in COVID-19 cases"We definitely have surge plans in place," said Sara Belch, nurse manager for Ruby's 8 South East, on Monday's MetroNews "Talkline."

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Disc Golf, Spikeball, Quidditch, and More: Where to Play Niche Sports in VirginiaVirginia is quickly becoming a go-to destination for niche sports of all types. Sports such as Quidditch, Spikeball, Disc Golf and FootGolf to just name a few that have been hosted at the wide variety of state-of-the-art venues spread throughout the Commonwealth.

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Vote for your favorite pumpkin from the Virginia Today teamAll 5 members of Virginia Today carved a pumpkin. Now you get to vote on your favorite!

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Portion of I-395 Closed Sunday Morning After Pedestrian StruckSouthbound I-395 was blocked early Sunday morning after a serious crash involving a pedestrian. Police and firefighters were dispatched to I-395 near Shirlington Circle just before 3:30 a.m.

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Historic 1,511-acre Loudoun farm sells for nearly $3M above askingA historic 1,511-acre farm in southwestern Loudoun County has sold for $15.6 million — and the buyer is doing everything he or she can to shield their name.

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Going ViralWest Virginia University’s Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute uses wearable smart technology to predict the onset of viral infections like COVID-19.

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Statue of Jennie Dean honors founder of 1st N.Va. high school for Black studentsA statue honoring Jennie Dean has been unveiled at the Virginia elementary school bearing her name.

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Port of Virginia to double size of on-dock rail yard with $44M expansion projectThe Port of Virginia revealed plans to reconfigure and double the size of its on-dock rail yard to expand rail capacity at Norfolk International Terminals, using a $20 million federal transportation grant.Â.

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Back to the EarthWild Nettle Apothecary has now expanded into a full-time business, imparting earthconscious, botanical-based, small-batch goodness to the apothecurious.

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Juvenile striped bass abundance holds steady in Virginia watersResearchers with VIMS' long-term survey recorded 13.89 young-of-year striped bass per seine haul in the Virginia portion of Chesapeake Bay during 2020, the 8th consecutive year of average or above-average recruitment.

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Authorities investigating fatal fire in Bristol, VirginiaAuthorities are investigating a fatal fire in Bristol, Virginia. According to the Bristol, Virginia Police Department, crews responded around 1:30 a.

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Handmade Home Updates for the FallOwner and founder of The Handcrafted Cooperative, Megan Ursic, introduces us to some of her favorite makers and fall home decor.

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Survey: A Majority of APS Teachers Prefer Remote Teaching for NowA 61% majority of Arlington Public Schools teachers prefer to continue distance teaching or telework, according to a survey recently conducted by APS.

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New Marion County clerk settles in as election heats upFAIRMONT, W.Va.  Janice Cosco was first elected to the office of Marion County Clerk on November 4, 1980, and resigned in July of this year.

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Reston Community Players Holds Month-Long Concert Series FundraiserReston Community Players has announced a special month-long concert series, 'RCP Gives Thanks', to show gratitude to the Reston community for its support this year. The virtual mini-concerts will feature some of RCP's performers while generating donations for their organization in addition to ot.

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Alexandria shelter-in-place lifted; suspect dead after shootingsA suspect is dead and an officer was wounded after a shootout in Alexandria, Virginia, which briefly led to a shelter-in-place request early Monday morning for some North Old Town residents.

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Police say German Shepherd killed 2-month-old baby girl in VirginiaPolice in Virginia say that a 2-month-old baby girl has been killed by a German shepherd.

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COVID-19 hospitalizations hit new pandemic record in West VirginiaA total of 317 new cases were confirmed between Sunday morning and Monday morning, the Monday DHHR report showed.

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Virginia State Officials Lay Out Plan to Address Rising SeasVirginia state officials have laid out a plan to protect the state's coastal communities from sea-level rise that could inundate land and roads and threaten property in the decades ahead.

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Global pandemic hits home in the West Virginia mountainsWEST UNION, W.Va. — Many in West Virginia proudly say they live in the original social distancing state.

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Arlington County Discouraging Halloween Partying and Large CrowdsUpdated at 11:30 a.m.) Arlington County is asking those planning on partying or gathering in large crowds on Halloween to reconsider their plans.

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VMI board says "with deep regret" that superintendent is outLEXINGTON, Va. — The superintendent of the Virginia Military Institute has resigned, the school's board president announced in a statement Monday, a week after state officials ordered an investigation into what they characterized as a culture of “ongoing structural racism.”.

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ISOThrive Awarded $800K Virginia Catalyst Grant to address major unmet need in gastroesophageal reflux disease treatment and drive economic growth in HEALDSBURG, Calif., Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - ISOThrive Inc. has been awarded $800,000 from Virginia Catalyst to advance its microbiome therapeutic for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease.

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Superintendent of Virginia Military Institute resigns following accusations of ‘relentless racism'LEXINGTON, Va. – The superintendent of Virginia Military Institute has resigned after state officials ordered a probe into allegations of “relentless racism” at the school, detailed in a Washington Post story.

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Alcorn: Planned Hidden Creek Country Club Redevelopment Will Not HappenHunter Mill District Supervisor Walter Alcorn has made a clear statement on the future of Hidden Creek Country Club - whic owner Wheelock Communities hopes to redevelop into a 100-acre park with 1,000 residential units: the golf course will remain a golf course.

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Blind Battle: Sazerac Single BarrelsA Sazerac Single Barrel Battle between 1792 and John J. Bowman.

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Video, updates: Justice plans 12:30 p.m. briefingState officials direct people to 1-800-887-4304.

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Poll: Virginia voters say virus, not economy, most importantFALLS CHURCH, Va. — Enacting restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus is more important than removing them to get the economy going, according to a majority of Virginia voters polled this month.

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Virginia sees 904 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 174,275 statewideRICHMOND, Va. – As of October 26, Virginia is now reporting 174,275 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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Head of Virginia military academy resigns amid report of racist cultureReuters) - The head of the Virginia Military Institute resigned under pressure from top state officials on Monday following a published report that the 181-year-old military college was steeped in a culture of racism.

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Wood-fired steaks, seafood at new Alexandria waterfront restaurantA wood-fired restaurant will join multi-million dollar condos and other development at Old Town Alexandria’s new Robinson Landing development on the Potomac River in the Virginia city.

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Monday Morning NotesSouth Korea's Hyundai Group Sells Reston Office Campus - "An affiliate of Boyd Watterson Asset Management has paid $325 million for Patriots Park, a Reston office park leased to the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, adding to a growing portfolio of properties it owns in the D.C. regi"

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Bristol, Virginia Man Pleads Guilty to Illegal Possession of a Machinegun, a Silencer, and Other FirearmsABINGDON, Virginia – A Bristol, Virginia man pleaded guilty on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 in U.S. District Court in Abingdon to three federal gun charges related to offenses occurring in both the Western District of Virginia and the Western District of North Carolina.

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Poll: Virginia voters say virus, not economy, most importantFALLS CHURCH, Va. — Enacting restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus is more important than removing them to get the economy going, according to a majority of Virginia voters polled this month.

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13 trunk-or-treat events for a last minute Halloween celebrationIf you're still figuring out what to do for Halloween, these events are putting in the extra work to ensure a safe and socially distanced Halloween celebration for your little ones.

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Meaty Monday: Euro BistroEuro Bistro, an Austrian restaurant in Herndon, is home to a barnyard worth of protein.

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MetroNews This Morning 10-26-20Coal industry giant Bob Murray has died. Covid 19 hospitalizations soar to a pandemic high in West Virginia.

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Virginia Tech forestry expert explains when and where to see the best fall foliageThe first thing you might notice about the trees on the mountains this year is that they started to change from green to orange and yellow relatively early.

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Survey: Prince William Co. parents and staff prefer traditional school calendar, over more inclusive optionA survey of parents and staff in Virginias Prince William County shows a preference to maintain a traditional school calendar, rather than a more inclusive one with Jewish, Muslim and Hindu holidays.

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Officials urge motorist caution as deer breeding season begins in VirginiaAs the leaves change color and fall off the trees, the Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources wants to remind Virginians that it's also breeding season for deer.

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From a new museum to boozy hikes: What We're Looking Forward To, Oct. 26-Nov.1This week, the Northern Virginia Magazine editorial team is looking forward to a new museum, hiking and scary stories by the campfire.

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Morning NotesPossible Microwave Attack in Arlington - "Shortly after Thanksgiving 2019, according to three sources familiar with the incident, a White House staffer was hit while walking her dog in Arlington, Virginia& the staffer passed a parked van."

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Virginia Beach Circuit Court and Clerk's Office closed all week due to COVID-19 casesOfficials said there have been four positive COVID-19 tests and others are being tested within the office.

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Agriculture Commissioner race features Monongalia County natives in Leonhardt, BeachTwo men who are from and both represented Monongalia County in the state Senate at one point vie to hold the position of commissioner of the Department of Agriculture in the Nov.

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Global pandemic hits home in the West Virginia mountains West Virginia People pandemic home casesMany in West Virginia proudly say they live in the original social distancing state.

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2020 election poll: Virginia voters say coronavirus important than economyA majority of Virginia voters responding to a recent poll think enacting restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus is more important than removing restrictions to get the economy going.

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Alkaline and Baby Izakaya reopening in Norfolk and Virginia Beach — and they'll be different from how you knew themThe biggest changes will be at Baby Izakaya, said owner Kevin Ordonez, who plans to turn the previously intimate space of his Japanese-inspired izakaya into an expansive outdoor restaurant modeled on the...

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Virginia Snags Another 2022 Verbal from Illinois State Record Holder Carly NovellineThe University of Virginia has added another big name to their growing Class of 2026 from sprinter and Olympic Trials qualifier Carly Novelline of Wilmette, Ill.

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Notre Dame outlasts Virginia in double overtime // The ObserverThe student newspaper of Notre Dame, and Saint Mary's, and Holy Cross.

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2022 OL Masai Reddick talks West Virginia offerWest Virginia extends an offer to Detroit Cass Tech offensive lineman Masai Reddick, a three-star junior.

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Salango may not be out, but he sure is downAnother poll in the West Virginia Governor's race indicates that incumbent Republican Jim Justice maintains a commanding lead over Democratic challenger Kanawha County Commissioner Ben Salango.

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MetroNews High School Football Power RankingsThe MetroNews high school football power rankings are voted upon weekly by a panel of radio broadcasters and sports writers across West Virginia.

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Police: Virginia officer shot while chasing robbery suspectALEXANDRIA, Va. — A Virginia police officer was hospitalized early Monday after being shot by a suspect in a robbery, according to authorities.

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College Football CornerThe Big Tens return to the college football landscape saw plenty of the usual goings-on, from No.

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West Virginia Honor Flight accepting 2021 donationsThe "West Virginia Always Free Honor Flight" for Veterans is collecting donations for 2021. While the event was canceled in 2020, the organizers are looking ahead.

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Virginia Beach Circuit Court will remain closed all week due to COVID-19

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Thomas Jefferson's MonticelloDirections: Monticello, Thomas Jeffersons Estate DOG FRIENDLY* Though we did not have our fur baby with us, there were many dogs around us for us to sigh over.

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Bob Murray, coal titan and political lightning rod, dies at age 80Murray's retirement from company board was just announced a few days ago.

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Off-duty Manassas Park cop pulls unconscious driver from burning carAn off-duty Manassas Park, Virginia, police officer saved a driver from a burning car after a crash Saturday night.

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Four in Double-Digit Kills Lead Duke Past Virginia Tech, 3-1Behind four players with double-digit kills, the 14th-ranked Duke volleyball team bounced back from Saturday's loss with a 3-1 victory.

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Virginia Lottery online games surpass $130 million in prizes just four months after launchThe Virginia Lottery reports more than $130 million in prizes have been won by players on the new online Lottery games in less than four months.

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Big 12 Snapshot: Whole lotta shakin' goin' onIt's nice to have a Big 12 Snapshot this week that comes off a Saturday in which every team in the conference played a game.

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Virginia Tech Hokies Drop Out of The Polls After Wake Forest LossThere is not much of a surprise, here. Virginia Tech's ineffective offensive effort on Saturday, resulted in a complete washout in the polls on Sunday.

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What happens if an in-person voter in DC, Md. or Va. refuses to wear a mask?Can Maryland, D.C. and Virginia voters still go to the polls in person if they refuse to wear a mask?

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Grandpa Said We Have Cherokee In Our Family TreeWhen I was little, my Grandpa always said his mothers side of the family had Cherokee blood running through their veins.

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Five takeaways in Virginia Tech's loss to Wake ForestNot a lot of good news in this one for the Hokies.

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Occoneechee State Park Is A Lesser-Known, Wonderful Virginia ParkVirginia's state park system is one of the most wonderful things about our beautiful state.

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Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on Oct. 25Maryland has seen a flood of mail-in ballots and starting Monday, state residents can vote early in person.

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Va. News: School Enrollment and "Halloween as Usual"While some Virginia localities are trying to discourage trick-or-treating this year at least one city says it'll be "Halloween as usual.".

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Obama visits Arlington Cemetery on Memorial Day in VirginiaU.S. President Barack Obama and Admiral Michael Mullen, left, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, stand at attention during Memorial Day Ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on May 25, 2009.

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Mullen holds joint staff meeting at Pentagon in VirginiaChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Michael Mullen holds a Joint Staff-All Hands Call at the Pentagon auditorium in Arlington, Virginia, on June 23, 2008.

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More than 200,000 early and absentee votes cast in West VirginiaAccording to the Secretary of State's office, 205,572 of the 1,266,265 registered voters in West Virginia have already voted.

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Horses killed in multi-vehicle accident in VirginiaTwo horses that police say were "running loose in the roadway" were killed Saturday in a multi-vehicle accident in Suffolk, Virginia.

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You Can't End Hunger in Virginia Without Providing Options, Report SaysThe Agency on Aging, which serves four counties and the city of Radford in Southwest Virginia, is a nonprofit that provides direct assistance to seniors experiencing a variety of hardships, including food insecurity.

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U.S. seeing new COVID-19 highs; West Virginia contact tracers working to limit spread in Mountain State'When it comes to slowing the spread of COVID-19, disease investigation and contact tracing are some of our most valuable public health tools,' said Christina Mullins, commissioner for DHHR's Bureau for Behavioral Health.

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One day on the riverA skim of ice, peanut brittle thick, rimmed the banks of the Rapidan river. It crackled when Tom slid the camo-painted canoe into the December chilled water.

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Sunday notebook: Targeting call on Tony Fields confounds Neal BrownWVU returns home to host Big 12-leading Kansas State Saturday.

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Police investigate death of 18-year-old in car crashFLOYD, Va. — Police in Virginia are investigating a single-vehicle crash that left a teenager dead.

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Horses killed in multi-vehicle accident in VirginiaTwo horses that police say were "running loose in the roadway" were killed in a multi-vehicle accident in Virginia.

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Honorary Reggie Oliver Square dedicated in HuntingtonOliver, who died in 2018, was the quarterback for the Young Thundering Herd and a lifelong advocate for Marshall University and Huntington.

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DNR announces new fishing tournament regulations for 2021The regulation change reflects the increased popularity of fishing tournaments. Originally a few bass tournaments were happening on West Virginia waters, but in the last decade the number of bass tournaments have exploded.

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DC, Maryland and Virginia to provide masks, alternative voting areas for voters without masksAll three jurisdictions are telling residents to wear masks when voting in-person to protect against the spread of the coronavirus but can voters still go to the polls in person if they refuse to put one on.

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No. 11 Miami holds off Virginia 19-14, moves to 5-1Miami’s coaching staff sent a clear message to its receivers this week by opening up what was a nine-player competition for three starting spots.

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Virginia sees 999 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 173,371 statewideRICHMOND, Va. – As of October 25, Virginia is now reporting 173,371 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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DHHR adds nearly 200 COVID cases Sunday morningThe state Department of Health and Human Resources added nearly 200 cases of COVID-19 to its totals Sunday morning.

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Black contractor braves threats in removing Richmond statuesRICHMOND, Va. — Devon Henry paced in nervous anticipation, because this was a project like nothing he’d ever done.

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Kroger releases details on latest contract offer to workersKroger said its offer does the following: increases pay for every bargaining unit associate in West Virginia, increases company contributions to maintain exceptional medical and dental benefits and improve vision benefits and keeps associate weekly contributions for health care benefits the same through 2021, with only modest increases after that.

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Virginia abuse survivor writes song to uplift victims of domestic violenceARLINGTON, Va. – Dominique Cross is an artist who likes to express herself in a myriad of ways through poetry, dance and music.

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Nearly 1,000 new coronavirus cases reported in Virginia SundayThe Virginia Department of Health reported 173,371 total positive coronavirus tests throughout the state Sunday, a 999 case increase from Saturday.

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Virginia woman gets two years in prison for hanging, killing ex-boyfriend's puppyRICHMOND, Va. — A Virginia woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for killing an pit bull puppy by hanging it from a tree with an extension cord.

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Over 19,500 COVID-19 patients released from Virginia hospitalsHospitalizations for coronavirus are trending downward in Virginia with 19,000 coronavirus patients now discharged from hospitals, according to the Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association.

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Virginia residents install solar panels on school buildingHARRISONBURG, Va. — When farmers needed help in the past building a barn, the...

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On This Day: Virginia mail worker is diagnosed with anthrax inhalationSomeone was sending anthrax in the mail to media organization and politicians. Ultimately five people would die and the case would baffle the FBI for years.

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Monongalia health board approves permits for medical marijuana dispensariesThe state Office of Medical Cannabis in June sent 21 applications to county officials. Dr. Lee Smith, the executive director of the Monongalia County Health Department, workers were required to conduct manual measurements to ensure businesses were at least 1,000 feet away from day care centers and schools.

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West Virginia, Kansas State Broadcasting on ESPN2West Virginia upset nationally-ranked Kansas State last year in Manhattan, KS 24-20.

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Group calls for Hampton city leaders to recognize Election Day as a holidayStarting this year, Election Day, November 3, is a state holiday in Virginia. However, some Hampton Roads cities aren't following suit.

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Election Day is a state holiday, but some Hampton Roads cities aren't on boardVirginia Beach, Norfolk, Hampton and Newport News are among a group of Virginia cities who are not following the state holiday schedule.

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Self-driving shuttle debuts in high-traffic Virginia spotMERRIFIELD, Va. — The future of transportation arrived in northern Virginia, looking like a big blue toaster on wheels that seats six and drives itself through the region’s notorious traffic.

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Marshall's aviation maintenance program closer to takeoffMarshall announced a $1.36 million grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission to fund startup and operating costs of the program that is a collaborative effort among Marshall, the Robert C. Byrd Institute and Mountwest Community and Technical College.

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No. 11 Miami holds off Virginia 19-14, moves to 5-1D'Eriq King threw for 322 yards and a touchdown, and No. 11 Miami outlasted Virginia 19-14 on Saturday night.

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Sunday Story: And Many MoreBendall is one of 21 centenarians being recognized by Chesterfield County for reaching this extraordinary milestone and making positive contributions to the community. In the first of what officials hope will become an annual event, a Centenarian Recognition Program took place during a recent Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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After 200 years, Virginia to let judges decide sentencesFor the first time in more than 200 years, criminal defendants in Virginia will have the option to be sentenced by judges instead of juries.

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COLUMN: Herd shows grit in imperfect performanceCOLUMN HUNTINGTON, W.Va  More often than not successful seasons are not defined by games in which teams dominate their opponents but rather in games where they must scrap and fight for the win.

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Virginia Chadwyck-Healey on her go-to label for a fun winter coatA cover-up we can celebrate: new coat season is with us once more.

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Explore The Shipwrecked Ghost Town Of Wash Woods In VirginiaTucked away deep in the woods of False Cape State Park, you'll find remnants of the community of Wash Woods, a Virginia ghost town.

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Virginia residents install solar panels on school buildingHARRISONBURG, Va. — When farmers needed help in the past building a barn, the community historically came together for a "barn raising" as many hands make light work.

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Woman gets prison for hanging, killing ex-boyfriend's puppyRICHMOND, Va. — A Virginia woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for killing an ex-boyfriend’s pit bull puppy by hanging it from a tree with an extension cord.

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Prosecutor rules out charges against officers in shootingVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A Virginia city’s top prosecutor has ruled out criminal charges against four police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a suspect in two killings.

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Photo gallery: Independence blanks Nicholas, 42-0COAL CITY, W.Va.  Photos from Independences 42-0 win over Nicholas County Friday evening.

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Fake psychologist who treated dozens gets 11 years in prisonSTAFFORD, Va. — A judge in Virginia has sentenced a woman to 11 years in prison for pretending to be a psychologist and treating more than 100 patients.

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Obituary: Virginia "Ginny Lilbby-PlummerVirginia "Ginny" Libby-Plummer, daughter of the late Harold A. Henderson and Esther Berry was born May 30, 1927, in...

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Virginia falls to Miami due to questionable offense and time managementThat... was frustrating.

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Wake Forest beats No. 19 Virginia Tech 23-16WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Walk-on freshman safety Nick Andersen had three interceptions, Christian Beal-Smith ran for 129 yards and Nick Sciba kicked three field goals to help Wake Forest beat No.

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After 200 years, Virginia to let judges decide sentencesRICHMOND, Va.  For the first time in more than 200 years, criminal defendants in Virginia will have the option to be sentenced by judges instead of juries.

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McPhearson fumble return lifts Texas Tech over West VirginiaLUBBOCK, Texas — Cornerback Zech McPhearson returned a fumble 56 yards for a touchdown with 8:44 left to lift Texas Tech to a 34-27 victory over West Virginia on Saturday night.

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Late defensive touchdown lifts Texas Tech over West Virginia, 34-27On the first play of the decisive possession, WVU's Jarret Doege completed a pass to Sam James but Texas Tech's Jacob Morgenstern jarred the ball loose and McPhearson scored a return touchdown for the second consecutive game.

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Navy Closes Fall Campaign with Tight 2-1 Loss at Virginia TechIn its final game of an abbreviated 2020 fall season, the Navy women's soccer team went toe-to-toe for 90 minutes versus a Virginia Tech club that competed in the NCAA Tournament in each of the past two seasons.

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Netflix partners with Norfolk State University in Virginia for its first-ever Virtual HBCU Boot CampThe program for students and class of 2019 and 2020 alumni will launch at NSU in January 2021, the company said.

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No. 14 Duke Outlasted by Virginia Tech in FiveDespite battling back from a 2-0 deficit, the 14th-ranked Duke volleyball team was outlasted by Virginia Tech, 3-2 , Saturday evening in Cameron Indoor Stadium.

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McPhearson fumble return lifts Texas Tech over West VirginiaLUBBOCK, Texas — Cornerback Zech McPhearson returned a fumble 56 yards for a touchdown with 8:44 left to lift Texas Tech to a 34-27 victory over West Virginia.

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Virginia man arrested for driving drunk in deadly ATV crashThe driver of the ATV, Todd Jarvis of Staunton, was arrested for DUI, officials said.

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West Virginia Falls to Texas TechWest Virginia now falls to 3-2 on the season and 2-2 in conference play.

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McPhearson fumble return lifts Texas Tech over West VirginiaLUBBOCK, Texas — Cornerback Zech McPhearson returned a fumble 56 yards for a touchdown with 8:44 left to lift Texas Tech to a 34-27 victory over West Virginia on Saturday night.

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Netflix partners with Norfolk State University in Virginia for its first-ever Virtual HBCU Boot CampStreaming giant Netflix is looking to expand access to Black students in the tech industry.

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Live updates: West Virginia vs. Texas TechWVU counters Colombi with the No. 1 defense in the country in yards allowed per game and per play and a group that ranks in the top 10 for scoring, passing, rushing, red zone and third down defense.

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Wake Forest beats No. 19 Virginia Tech 23-16WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Walk-on freshman safety Nick Anderson had three interceptions, Christian Beal-Smith ran for 129 yards and Nick Sciba kicked three field goals to help Wake Forest beat No.

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College Football: Virginia Cavaliers vs. Miami Hurricanes GAME THREADHow to watch Virginia and Miami: Game time, channel, lineups, depth chart, Vegas odds, all the good stuff.

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Herd stays perfect with 20-9 over FAUMarshall briefly trailed for the first time this season but pushed its perfect record to 5-0.

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Mistakes costly, as No. 19 Virginia Tech falls to Wake ForestAn inability to convert in the red zone, three turnovers, and 10 penalties hurt No.

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First Alert: Tropical system potentially brings drenching rain to Virginia late this weekA new tropical storm is expected to develop in the Gulf of Mexico the next few days, potentially bringing an extended period of rain to Virginia.

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Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets completes socially-distanced Caldwell MarchCorps of Cadets members typically complete the Caldwell March, a 26-mile trek through Blacksburg, in the fall and spring of their freshman year.

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Buffalo prevails in defensive struggle at Midland Trail, 7-0 in 2OTThe Bison forced three turnovers in regulation while Trail recovered one fumble. Although the Patriots dominated field position in the second half, the Bison defense held strong while pinned deep in their own end on several possessions.

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Virginia Tech struggles in 23-16 loss at Wake ForestThe No. 19 Virginia Tech Hokies fell to the Wake Forest Demon Deacons 23-16 Saturday in Winston-Salem.

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Last-second goal gives Louisville 2-1 win over Virginia Field HockeyThe Louisville field hockey team scored the game-winning goal with nine seconds remaining in the match, and the undefeated Cardinals held off Virginia 2-1 on Saturday.

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Miami vs. Virginia Live updates Score, results, highlights, for Saturday's NCAAF gameLive scores, highlights and updates from the Miami vs. Virginia football game.

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Hoisted high: Freshman walk-on Andersen assists Wake Forest in upset over No. 19 Virginia TechFreshman walk-on safety Nick Andersen recorded three interceptions and 11 tackles as part of a stout Wake Forest defensive effort in a victory against Virginia Tech.

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Wyoming County stays "red," Kanawha County moves to "orange" on school alert mapThe "gold" category includes Doddridge, Braxton, Kanawha, Logan, Morgan, Pendleton and Webster counties. In-person instruction is permitted but with additional mitigation including face masks for all students grades 3-12.

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Red Raiders get homecoming win over West VirginiaThe Red Raiders are back home this week, facing West Virginia for Homecoming. Kick off is 4:30 p.m.

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Several football games removed from Week 9 schedule by COVID metrics mapMORGANTOWN, W.Va.  Over two dozen high school football games have been removed from the Week 9 schedule due to Saturdays release of the weekly state COVID metrics map.

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2 Moderate Democrats Vie for Reelection in Virginia SuburbsVirginia's Elaine Luria and Abigail Spanberger were among the historic wave of women who helped Democrats retake the U.S. House in 2018, boasting former...

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Virginia Tech Hokies trial Wake Forest Demon Deacons 17-10 at the HalfVirginia Tech's Offense is sputtering, sometimes good, sometimes not good. The defense is just not getting critical stops, especially on short yardage run situations and the short passing game.

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No. 11 Miami holds off Virginia 19-14, moves to 5-1D'Eriq King threw for 322 yards and a touchdown, and No. 11 Miami outlasted Virginia 19-14 on Saturday night.

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MP soldiers return home after 9-month deploymentMore than 160 members of the West Virginia National Guard returned home Saturday following a nine-month deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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No. 11 Miami holds off Virginia 19-14, moves to 5-1MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Miami's coaching staff sent a clear message to its receivers this week by opening up what was a nine-player competition for three starting spots.

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Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on Oct. 24At first glance it's hard to fathom: A sea of white outside RFK Stadium is more than 200,000 flags honoring those who died from COVID-19.

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West Virginia Democrats file complaint over PAC disclosuresCHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Democratic House Legislative Committee and the West Virginia Democratic Party have filed an elections complaint against a group that is spending money on attack ads but has not filed campaign finance disclosures.

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Last West Virginia county approves cannabis dispensariesMORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia's lone holdout in taking action on cannabis dispensary permits has approved 20 of 21 proposals.

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Irish Outlast Virginia In 2-1 Double Overtime VictoryNOTRE DAME, Ind. — Notre Dame and Virginia played another instant classic at Alumni Stadium on Saturday afternoon, as the Irish came away with a 2-1 victory in double overtime to improve to 3-2 on the season and 2-1 in ACC play.

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Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons: Official Gobbler Country Game ThreadIt's nearly kickoff time. It's the fifth game of the season, and not one has been a cupcake.

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Follow along: WVU reaches the midway point of their season at Texas TechWest Virginia can equal their Big 12 win total from all of last season with a victory in Lubbock.

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Arlington Memorial Bridge to close for repairs on Halloween weekendThe Arlington Memorial Bridge will be closed for repairs during Halloween weekend, starting Friday, Oct.

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Virginia launches dashboard with number of coronavirus cases in schools by nameAs students start heading back to classrooms, Virginia has added a new feature to its coronavirus cases dashboard, listing current and past cases in schools by name.

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Fake psychologist in Virginia who treated dozens gets 11 years in prisonSTAFFORD, Va. — A judge in Virginia has sentenced a woman to 11 years in prison for pretending to be a psychologist and treating more than 100 patients, most of whom were children.

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Last West Virginia county approves cannabis dispensariesMORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia's lone holdout in taking action on cannabis dispensary permits approved 20 of 21 proposals on Thursday, The Dominion Post reported.

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COVID-19 hospitalizations rising in West VirginiaAs of Saturday, information from the state Department of Health and Human Resources indicated 209 people were hospitalized statewide because of the virus, what was a pandemic high.

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Virginia sees 1,088 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 172,372 statewideRICHMOND, Va. – As of October 24, Virginia is now reporting 172,372 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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Virginia got just one bidder for a $100M+ radio project. A key legislator wasn't happy about it.When Virginia State Police procurement officials issued a request for proposals for new radio equipment this summer and convened a mandatory pre-bid meeting for companies interested in the project, only Motorola and its partners showed up, according to state procurement records.

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No. 11 Miami hopes to overcome "mediocrity" against banged up VirginiaMiami head coach Manny Diaz spoke about the gravity of mediocrity this week and how easy it is to be sucked into being mediocre.

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After 200 years, Virginia to let judges decide sentences for criminal defendantsRICHMOND, Va. — Defense attorneys call it “the jury penalty. ” It’s a centuries-old sentencing system in Virginia that calls for juries to decide the punishment for criminal defendants, and often leads to stiffer sentences than what judges give or prosecutors offer in plea deals.

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ACC Weekend Betting Preview: Week 746 points? Are you kidding me? Yeah, I'm gonna lay it. Syracuse is the worst team in the STL Weekly Power Rankings and last week I vowed to take the points with Clemson as long as they're playing an ACC opponent.

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Three things to watch: VirginiaThe Miami Hurricanes will be in search of their second straight victory over Virginia when they take on the Cavaliers tonight at Hard Rock Stadium at 8pm.

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Rader Mtn Trail, GWNFThis posting is part of my effort to document trails in the North River District of the George Washington National Forest that don't have mu...

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