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Matt Demlein
January 10, 2019 - 3:43 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - NBC12.com Meteorologist Andrew Freiden says they feel comfortable saying the Richmond area will receive around four to six inches of snow with this upcoming weekend storm. The snow is expected to fall Sunday, although we may see a few flurries on Saturday...
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January 10, 2019 - 11:22 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Microsoft plans to expand its data center operation in Southside Virginia. Gov. Ralph Northam announced Wednesday that the tech giant was going to make a "significant" investment at its operations in Mecklenburg County. He said the expansion will create 100 new jobs. Northam...
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January 09, 2019 - 8:03 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) -- Governor Ralph Northam gave his annual State of the Commonwealth speech Wednesday night, focusing mostly on areas where the General Assembly and he came to agreement in 2018, and not hitting on the big issue of tax reform until the end of the speech. The...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 09, 2019 - 3:43 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Significant snow, round 2 remains in the Richmond forecast. NBC12.com Meteorologist Andrew Freiden says they are fairly confident of a three to four inch snowfall this weekend, but those numbers may even be on the low end. He says seven to eight inches are...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 09, 2019 - 12:16 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers kick off the 2019 legislative session, and Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam will update lawmakers on the state of the Commonwealth. The General Assembly convened at noon Wednesday. Northam will deliver his speech in the evening. This year's session is scheduled...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 09, 2019 - 10:26 am
Midlothian, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Chesterfield Police say they have arrested a suspect in the killing of a man at a far-Western Chesterfield Wawa. The arrest occurred after a short chase. Police say they were called to the Wawa around 7:13 pm Tuesday for a report of a man who was shot. Robert S...
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January 08, 2019 - 3:19 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam and Republican lawmakers are tentatively backing a plan to add tolls to I-81 in western Virginia that could cost as much as $50 for trucks and $25 for cars to use the entire 325-mile highway. Northam and lawmakers said at a Tuesday news conference...
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January 08, 2019 - 12:36 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia board has approved a controversial plan to build a natural gas compressor station in a historic African-American community. The State Air Pollution Control Board voted Tuesday on a key permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The pipeline would carry fracked natural...
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January 07, 2019 - 5:26 pm
Henrico County, VA _ Henrico County Police and OSHA are investigating following a Monday afternoon workplace death at a county automobile dealership. Police say they were called to the Bill Talley Automotive in the 5200 block of South Laburnum Avenue just after 1 p.m. Monday for a workplace...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 07, 2019 - 2:22 pm
RICHMOND, VA (WRVA) —Governor Ralph Northam announced legislative proposals to remove barriers to voting and reform campaign finance laws. The package includes proposals to implement no-excuse absentee voting; repeal the requirement to show a photo ID to vote; limit large campaign contributions;...
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