Governor Elect Terry McAuliffe

Governor Approves Mariijuana Use

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has signed into law a measure that allows the use of derivatives of the marijuana plant for treating severe epilepsy.

Virginia to compensate victims of forced sterilizations

Virginia lawmakers have agreed to compensate victims who were involuntarily sterilized by state officials decades ago under a widely accepted program.

Wrongful Death Claim Dismissed

The Virginia Supreme Court says a lawyer who hired a private investigator to serve divorce papers had no duty to warn him that the defendant might be armed and dangerous.

Strasburg Bank Expands

Strasburg-based First Bank is one step closer to acquiring six bank branches

Presgraves Running for Supervisor

Former Page County Sheriff Danny Presgraves is running for public office again.


One Million Winner in Waynesboro

A Waynesboro man is more than a half million dollars richer, after winning the top prize in a Virginia Lottery scratcher game.



Local Vineyards Win Awards

Two local vineyards have reason to celebrate today. 

Shenandoah County Continues Tradtion


While some local school districts are eyeing the first weeks of August to start classes, 

Strasburg Man Charged with Molesting 2 Year Old

A Strasburg man is in jail this morning charged with molesting a 2-year old.  

Panhandling Challenge

A federal appeals court has ordered a new trial on whether a Henrico County panhandling ordinance is constitutional.


JMU Hosts STEM Workshop Friday

Educators from Shenandoah Valley schools districts will be among nearly 150 that descend on the area for the second annual K-12 STEM Educators Workshop this Friday at JMU.


Indictment for High Speed Chase

An indictment for a Woodstock man accused of leading police on a chase that reached 120-miles per hour.



Lost River Business for Sale

Got 1.1 million dollars?  If you do, you could own one of the more notable restaurants in the Baker-Mathias area.



Deadline Pushed Back to Redraw VA Congressional Districts

     Deadline pushed back to redraw Va. congressional district

Groups Opposed to Pipeline No Impressed

A group opposed to a natural gas pipeline that Dominion is not impressed

New Fire Classification for Staunton

If you live in Staunton, you might want to have your homeowners insurance

Prayer Measure Rejected

A Virginia Senate committee has narrowly rejected a measure to authorize public prayers at government meetings.

Budget Vote Thursday

The new state budget is expected to be voted on by the full General Assembly by Thursday .

Waynesboro Man Gets 20 Years

    A Waynesboro man will spend more than 20 years 

Water Costs Increase

The cost of operation could increase drastically for the water park at Massanutten.



Eagle Returns to Wild

A bald eagle is returning to the wild 

Guard Assists in Highland

The winter storm that ruined weekend plans here is still a major issue elsewhere

No Bus Service Today Due to Heavy Snow

Saturday's snow storm has left between 10 and 15 inches of snow around the valley and caused the cancellation of bus service in the city of Harrisonburg.

About 1 in 5 state lawmakers have more than $50,000 in debt

An analysis by The Associated Press shows that about one in five Virginia legislators has at least $50,000 in personal debt besides a mortgage.

Snow Storm Hits Valley

Police are urging motorist to stay off the road today as a winter storm dumps snow over the Shenandoah Valley.  

Court Date for Mother-Daughter Murder

A man accused in the slaying of a Charlottesville woman and her daughter has a court date in June.

Bob McDonnell, Maureen McDonnell
Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell takes a moment while making a statement as his wife, Maureen, right, looks on during a news conference in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014. McDonnell and his wife were indicted Tuesday on corruption charges af

Ex-Virginia First Lady Sentenced to 1 year

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell has been sentenced to one year and one day in prison 

Campground Schedules Announced

With the weather we've been having, the last thing your probably thinking about is sleeping outside. 

New ABC Store Set to Open

Harrisonburg's 4th ABC Store is ready to celebrate its grand opening.



Tourism Grants include Luray and Page County

You might remember the tourism grants awarded earlier this week.

Stun Guns in School

     RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Senate committee has killed a proposal to allow school security officers to be armed with stun guns, pepper spray and similar weapons.


Winter Storm Saturday

Parts of Virginia will start the weekend getting hit by another winter storm.



Handgun Confiscated at Airport

A Valley caused some excitement after Charlottesville Albemarle Airport police confiscated a loaded handgun found in his carry-on bag.



June Trial in Matthew's Case

A June trial has been set for a man charged with abducting and killing a University of Virginia student.

A Good Deed Spoiled

It was before the snow but slick roads were all over the Valley Sunday morning. 

Domino's Drive In

The Waynesboro Dominos Pizza underwent an unscheduled and an unwanted remodel yesterday.



State of Emergency

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has declared a state of emergency 

Landes Announces Plan to Run

To no one's real surprise,Weyer's Cave Delegate Steve Landes has filed the paperwork 
Governor Elect Terry McAuliffe

Virginia Ready for the Snow

With the biggest snowstorm of the season forecast

Gas Prices Rising

Gas prices are on the rise in Virginia.


Frozen Pipes lead to House Fire

With the weather, I know you're worried about your pipes


No matter what forecast you believe, the area is expected to get some snow and the folks with VDOT are ready.


Power Problems from Weekend Wind

The high winds that ripped

Underage Sex Charges Filed

A man already scheduled for trial on charges he molested an underage girl is facing a slew of new counts.



Chimney Fire Season

For the second night in a row, local fire crews were battling a chimney fire.


Tractor Trailer Crash Backs Up I-81

Virginia State Police say a truck driver and his passenger was injured this morning in an accident that tied up traffic on Interstate 81 for hours.  

Warner Appears Winner in Tight Senate Race

Democratic Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia has a slight lead in a tight race with GOP challenger Ed Gillespie, a contest many thought the incumbent would easily win.

Remains Found Are Hannah Graham

 Authorities say remains found Oct. 18 in a rural area are that of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

Arrest In Bridgewater College Threat

A sigh of relief and an arrest.

Search to Resume for Alexis Murphy

Authorities plan to resume a search for the remains of a Virginia teenager who disappeared last year.

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