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Chesterfield Fire
Matt Demlein, WRVA
April 05, 2018 - 10:45 am
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Chesterfield fire and police are investigating a fatal fire that occurred on a clu de sac in Chester. Fire Spokesman Lieutenant Jason Elmore says they were called to the home on Heather Stone Drive shortly after five this morning by neighbors. When they arrived, the...
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April 04, 2018 - 1:48 pm
Richmond, VA (1140wrva.com) – Richmond Police are investigating a hit and run that followed a confrontation with a bicyclist. At approximately 7:47 p.m., Monday, officers responded to the 3100 block of Bute Lane for the report of a bicyclist hit. The victim told officers he was riding bikes with...
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April 04, 2018 - 1:31 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A prosecutor is asking the court to reopen a perjury case against the chief organizer of a deadly white nationalist rally. In a motion filed Monday, Albemarle County Commonwealth's Attorney Robert Tracci asked the court to reverse its decision to dismiss the perjury case...
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April 04, 2018 - 1:01 pm
Richmond, VA (1140wrva.com) – The personal injury law firm of Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen has announced that it is now accepting community nominations for its 9th annual Allen & Allen Hometown Heroes awards. The awards recognize the positive impact of individuals who are giving back to...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
April 03, 2018 - 4:18 pm
Richmond, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Attorney General Mark Herring (D) has joined a lawsuit filed by New York, and several other states, aiming to block the use of a citizenship question on the upcoming 2020 census. Herring says the question could lead to people not filling out the form, which in turn...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
April 02, 2018 - 3:59 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's director of the Department of Environmental Quality will be staying on the job. A spokesman for Gov. Ralph Northam said Monday that the governor has reappointed Director David Paylor. Paylor has led the department since 2006 under both Democratic and Republican...
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WRVA News
April 02, 2018 - 8:50 am
Henrico, Va. (1140wrva.com) UPDATE: Henrico Police have identified the suspect involved in the chase as Branden Dalay of Chesterfield. He faces a second degree murder charge, as well as grand larcency, burglary, and a firearm charge. Additional charges are pending. Dalay is believed by Henrico...
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March 23, 2018 - 5:11 pm
Sandston, VA (1140wrva.com) - UPDATE: Henrico Police say they have arrested a 16-year old for having a gun on school property. ORIGINAL STORY: Highland Springs High School went on lockdown Friday afternoon, after a loaded gun was found in a backpack. Henrico Schools released this statement late...
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March 23, 2018 - 4:16 pm
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a Virginia Beach man has threatened to shoot his local congressman. Federal prosecutors said that 69-year-old Wallace Grove Godwin made a threatening statement to staff members at the Virginia Beach office of U.S. Rep. Scott Taylor on Thursday. Authorities...
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March 23, 2018 - 1:44 pm
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — The Charles Koch Foundation has donated $5 million to George Mason University's Department of Economics. The money will go toward helping the department hire for three tenure-track positions. The Koch family is a generous supporter of conservative political causes, and the...
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