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Developing: Augusta County Sheriff’s Office searching for runaway Fishersville teen

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with locating a runaway teen who was last seen at her Fishersville home on Friday.

Samari Myles Simmons

Developing: Augusta County authorities searching for runaway Staunton teen

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with locating a runaway juvenile who was last seen at his Staunton home on Sunday at 1:20 p.m.

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One dead, one charged with DUI, in overnight Augusta County ATV crash

An ATV crash in Augusta County resulted in the death of a Churchville woman.

Douglas B. Truslow

Staunton man faces weapons, threats charges after standoff with police

A Staunton man faces charges after an investigation into a reported weapons violation ended early Saturday morning without incident.

Karen Sue Koogler

Developing: Augusta County authorities lead search for missing Staunton woman

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with locating a missing Staunton woman who was last seen at her home on Wednesday.

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Augusta County: Early voting open next two Saturdays at Government Center

Saturday is the first of two Saturdays that citizens can vote in person at the Augusta County Government Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Albemarle County Police Department hosting Drug Take Back Day on Saturday

The Albemarle County Police Department, in partnership with Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital and the Drug Enforcement Administration, is hosting a drive-up Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday.

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Update: Five injured, three seriously, in two-vehicle crash in Augusta County

Virginia State Police responded to a crash in the 2400 block of Churchville Avenue (Route 250) in Augusta County at 8:24 p.m. Monday.

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Single-vehicle crash on Route 11 in Augusta County takes life of Lexington man

A Lexington man is dead from injuries in a single-vehicle crash in the 5000 block of Route 11 in Augusta County on Wednesday.

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Overnight crash involving moped injures one in Augusta County

At 1:21 a.m., Virginia State Police responded to a crash in the 700 block of East Side Highway. The crash involved a moped and a Nissan sedan.

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Albemarle County Police investigating apparent murder-suicide

Albemarle County Police are reporting an apparent murder-suicide involving an adult male and a juvenile that took place last week near Crozet.

Jesse Elan Brand

Waynesboro man arrested, faces charges related to multiple car break-ins

A 20-year-old Waynesboro man was apprehended on Wednesday in a police investigation of car break-ins.

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Harrisonburg concludes investigation into Miller Circle fire

The Harrisonburg Fire Department Fire Marshal’s Office has concluded its investigation into the explosion and fire that occurred on Saturday, Oct. 17, on Miller Circle and will be turning the scene over to the building owner later today. 

Samari Myles Simmons

Update: Augusta County Sheriff’s Office locates missing teen

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with locating a runaway juvenile who was last seen at his Staunton home on Friday.

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Albemarle County: Child abuse investigation leads to attempted murder charge

An Albemarle County woman faces a second-degree attempted murder charge resulting from an investigation into allegations of child abuse.

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Virginia unemployment rate ticks up 0.1 percent in September

Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate edged upward a tenth of a percentage point in September to 6.2 percent.

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COVID-19 testing in Lexington, Stuarts Draft, Harrisonburg

The Central Shenandoah Health District will hold free COVID-19 testing events throughout the district next week.

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Augusta County Sheriff’s Office setting up Drug Take Back Day collection site

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office will be setting up a Drug Take Back Day collection site on Saturday, Oct. 24.

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Free drive-thru flu shot clinic Wednesday at East Rock High School in Elkton

The Central Shenandoah Health District is providing free flu vaccines to the community on Wednesday from 3-7 p.m. at East Rock High School.

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Developing: Albemarle Police investigating murder of Charlottesville teen

Albemarle County Police are investigating the shooting death of a 19-year-old Charlottesville man reported Friday night.

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Update: Explosion levels shopping center in Harrisonburg

An explosion rocked a Harrisonburg shopping center early Saturday, sending three people to the hospital, including two who had to be flown to UVA Medical Center.