Local News

February 09, 2018 - 11:02 am
COLONIAL HEIGHTS – CSX has updated their scheduled railroad crossing work for repairs and maintenance throughout the Richmond region. Travelers in Chesterfield County may be affected on multiple routes as crews progress along the tracks. Weather- and progress-permitting, drivers can expect delays...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 07, 2018 - 3:29 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A House of Delegates panel has voted against two bills that would've barred state subsidies for a new Washington Redskins stadium and blocked localities from spending public money on professional sports facilities. The budget subcommittee's 7-0 vote effectively killed the bills...
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February 06, 2018 - 3:41 pm
Henrico, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Henrico County Public Schools Superintendent Patrick Kinlaw has announced he's retiring, effective at the end of the school year. He was named to the job in January of 2014. He was recently offered an extension, but decided to retire instead. In a statement, Kinlaw...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 06, 2018 - 9:41 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The State Senate has passed a bill intended to keep teenagers who willingly share sexually explicit images with one another from being branded felony sex offenders. The bill passed Monday on a bipartisan 35-to-5 vote. It was sponsored by Republican Sen. William M. Stanley Jr...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 05, 2018 - 3:39 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Governor Ralph Northam is endorsing a major overhaul of electricity regulations that's been sought by utilities, despite warnings from the state's attorney general that customers will end up paying more than they should. Northam's statement says he supports legislation imposing...
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February 02, 2018 - 2:02 pm
Washington, D.C. ( 1140wrva.com ) – Senator Mark Warner (D), the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, has released a statement following the release of the Congressman Devin Nunes memo. The memo says a dossier, funded by Democrats, allegedly served as a partial basis to get...
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Jeff Katz
February 01, 2018 - 10:00 pm
The John Marshall Foundation is putting on a new play called "The King of Crimes" and playwright David Robbins joins us to talk about the excitment of his new production.
February 01, 2018 - 3:16 pm
Hanover, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – The Hanover Health Department says there has been one confirmed active case of tuberculosis at Atlee High School. The Hanover County School District has sent parents this notice: Dear Atlee High School Families, The Hanover Health Department has notified us that they...
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Chesterfield Fire
Matt Demlein, WRVA
January 31, 2018 - 1:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Staff members say Rep. Jason Lewis of Minnesota has been taken to a hospital after being injured in a train accident in Virginia. Members of his staff tweeted that the first-term congressman was being checked for a possible concussion after the Wednesday crash. Officials say the...
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