State/National News

Gas prices tick slightly upward

Norfolk Del. Jay Jones announces candidacy for attorney general nomination

Chincoteague Island voted Best Coastal Small Town by USA TODAY

Luria advocates for vulnerable veterans

Virginia summer squash is thriving despite spring frost

Safety is key when raising backyard chickens

Northam announces $34M to electrify Port of Virginia, support clean transportation

Spanberger, Wittman, Luria, Riggleman introduce bill to provide refurbished government computers to those in needed

COVID lockdown unleashes swarms of visitors at Bay region’s parks, trails

AARP Virginia invites U.S. Senate race candidates to The People’s Debate

Luria cosponsors Great American Outdoors Act

COVID-19 changes the classroom

Sustainability interns leave legacy on campus and locally

Outdoor workers advised to minimize heat-related illnesses

Spanberger leads bipartisan coalition introducing legislation to restore congressional war powers

House advances greenest budget in recent memory

Norton, Beyer, Wexton call out Park Police for stonewalling investigation into killing of Bijan Ghaisar

Frederick County: Portion of Stickley Drive to close for three months starting July 13

Operation Dry Water reports safe July 4 holiday weekend

Veterinary college deploys decontamination system to allow reuse of N95 masks

Women’s committees PB&J drives helping the hungry

Virginia Department of Health adds COVID-19 contact tracing data to dashboard

Inside the Numbers: Examining the dramatic decline of COVID-19 in Northern Virginia

Virginia State Police: 9 deaths on Virginia roadways over July 4 holiday weekend

Mellon Foundation supports creation of a new Pathways minor in Tech for Humanity

Kaine names winners of graduation speaker video contest

Collaboration between two universities sparks a new approach to performing history

Good news, bad news: Virginia revenues up, but $236.5M below forecast

Northam ceremonially signs gun control bills

Unemployment: Nearly 1 million initial claims filed since beginning of COVID-19 shutdown

Virginia DMV: Unbelted deaths on increase despite decrease in road traffic

$100M in funding approved for Hampton Roads water improvement projects

Chesapeake Bay Program reports decline in underwater grasses

5 questions to ask before visiting a nursing home

Virginia Department of Veterans Services reopening local offices statewide

Owner of Virginia company pleads guilty to $2.8M Medicaid fraud

Virginia becomes first state in South to Join Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Preliminary study suggests tuberculosis vaccine may be limiting COVID-19 deaths

Rep. Cline to host COVID-19 telephone town hall

VDOT, industry partners create transportation job board

Virginians encouraged to use free life insurance policy locator tool

National Park Service awards $750,000 in Underrepresented Community Grants

Virginia banks have provided $12.6B to small businesses through PPP

Pair plead guilty to conspiring to transport $97,000 in stolen cash

Clean Energy Virginia initiative to push investment in renewable energy

VCU researchers receive $3.1M grant to investigate sustainment of mental health programs in schools

FBI reports on spike in fraudulent unemployment claims involving stolen identities

Additional DMV Customer Service Centers to reopen

Four Virginia Tech students awarded Randolph L. Grayson Outstanding CALS Diversity Scholar Award

Griffith introduces bill to consider inclusion of granny pods under Medicare, Medicaid

Gas prices up slightly over past week

Hudson to take oath of office as 36th SCC commissioner

Virginia Museum of History & Culture open for business

Farm Credit releases free online course to help farmers cope with stress

Data visualization gets artificial intelligence boost with $5 million NSF grant