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Virginia Beach Declares Local Emergency

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) – Virginia Beach has declared a local emergency and is warning residents to prepare for potential flooding and powe…

Dominion Va. Power Preps For Irene

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Energy provider Dominion says it's readying repair crews and preparing for emergency restoration in Virginia and No…

Tolls Lifted As Irene Approaches

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) – Chesapeake is making northbound travel easier for visitors leaving North Carolina as Hurricane Irene approaches. Nort…

Hermitage Standoff Ends; Road Reopens

Hermitage Road is closed between Mapleshade Road and Laburnum Avenue because of police activity. The road is expected to remain closed throu…

Two Killed In I-95 Crash In Richmond

Release from Virginia State Police: City of Richmond – Two people are dead following a motor vehicle crash involving three vehicles that too…

Fort Lee Soldiers Headed To Afghanistan

PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) – More than 60 Fort Lee soldiers are embarking on a six-month tour of Afghanistan. A deployment ceremony is set for Fri…