VDEM

(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
April 19, 2019 - 4:31 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The Virginia Department of Emergency Management confirms one tornado did touch down in Franklin county, not far from Smith Mountain Lake. Crews are still out assessing, but VDEM Spokesman Jeff Caldwell says some buildings were damaged. Caldwell says they also...
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(Jeffrey Ocampo, Dominion Energy)
October 12, 2018 - 5:01 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The Virginia Department of Emergency Management says it could take seven to ten days to fully assess all of the damage from Hurricane Michael. The storm brought tornadoes, heavy winds, and flooding to large areas of the state. There are still people in shelters...
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(Dreamstime)
September 08, 2018 - 6:44 pm
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency today in anticipation of the potential impact from Tropical Storm Florence. The order is designed to mobilize resources in preparations of the storm and to help Virginia mitigate any damage and to streamline the process that the...
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July 18, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Richmond, VA _ Virginia Governor Ralph Northam today announced the launch of the Regional Cyber Security Workshop Series focused on building partnerships with local governments on cyber security. Hosted by the Office of the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security, the workshop series...
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