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Virginia's tourism industry generated $26 billion in visitor spending across all communities in 2018, a 4.4% increase over 2017.  (Wilsilver77/ iStock / Getty Images Plus
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June 12, 2019 - 1:50 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's tourism industry generated $26 billion in visitor spending across all communities in 2018, a 4.4% increase over 2017. Gov. Ralph Northam announced Monday that the tourism industry also provided $1.8 billion in state and local revenue in 2018. That's an increase of 2...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
April 12, 2019 - 5:05 pm
Henrico, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Richmond Region Tourism officials think this weekend could pass the hotel occupancy record, set in 2014. The reason, along with NASCAR, the region is hosting the Monument Avenue 10k, Olympic swimmers in Chesterfield, and other events. The record was set during the...
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