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VPM's daily newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Hosted by Benjamin Dolle, Phil Liles, Kim Strother and VPM News staff, episodes are recorded the night before so you can wake up prepared.

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VPM's daily newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Hosted by Benjamin Dolle, Phil Liles, Kim Strother and VPM News staff, episodes are recorded the night before so you can wake up prepared.

    Virginia electoral board delays vote on removing Charles City County official

    Virginia electoral board delays vote on removing Charles City County official

    Virginia electoral board delays vote on removing Charles City County official; Federal judge rejects request to halt Dominion’s Virginia Beach offshore wind farm; and other stories

    • 5 min
    05/28/24 - Hanover appoints two new school board members

    05/28/24 - Hanover appoints two new school board members

    Hanover County’s board of supervisors recently appointed two new members to the local school board; Senator Tim Kaine announced new legislation to increase access to mental health resources for students in public schools; The Orange County School Board voted to disaffiliate from the Virginia School Boards Association; and other local news stories.

    • 5 min
    5/27/24 - Curious Commonwealth - What's being done to manage Tree of Heaven?

    5/27/24 - Curious Commonwealth - What's being done to manage Tree of Heaven?

    Tree of Heaven is an especially pervasive weed in Virginia. And in recent years it’s become host to another invasive - the spotted lanternfly.

    • 5 min
    BizSense Beat: May 24, 2024

    BizSense Beat: May 24, 2024

    A virtual reality venue is plugging in as the latest entertainment-focused offering to come to Regency; A decade-plus effort to provide new signage for the entrance to Carytown has reached the finish line; A community meeting was held Monday night to field public input on what a new Mayo Bridge could look like; and what started as a way to drum up lunchtime business at a western Henrico Thai restaurant has led to a new British eatery and market in downtown Richmond.

    • 5 min
    5/24/24 - Dominion Energy is considering building a natural gas power plant on the site of a retired coal plant

    5/24/24 - Dominion Energy is considering building a natural gas power plant on the site of a retired coal plant

    Dominion Energy is considering building a natural gas power plant on the site of a retired coal plant in Chesterfield, after initially planning to locate it on a nearby property; The Mountain Valley Pipeline won’t be ready to begin operations this week, the project’s builder told federal regulators; Earlier this week, Virginia’s nonpartisan oversight commission released its 2024 plan for evaluating state agencies and initiatives.

    • 6 min
    Charlottesville community comes together to reclaim the former site of a Confederate statue and other stories

    Charlottesville community comes together to reclaim the former site of a Confederate statue and other stories

    Charlottesville community comes together to reclaim the former site of a Confederate statue, Virginia Democrats say budget compromise falls short without RGGI and other stories

    • 5 min

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