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Daily Press
Crash causing delays on I-664N in Hampton; delays at southbound MMMBTA vehicle accident on northbound I-664 in Hampton is causing delays near Aberde
Crash causing delays on I-664N in Hampton; delays at southbound MMMBT
Daily Press / Posted 15 hours ago
A vehicle accident on northbound I-664 in Hampton is causing delays near Aberdeen Road. The north center lane, right lane and right shoulder are closed. On southbound I-664 in Newport News, expect 1 ½ miles congestion toward the Monitor Merrimac... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
VDOT pre-treating interstates in Hampton Roads ahead of Friday snowHampton Roads, Va. – Virginia Department of Transportation crews started pre-tr
VDOT pre-treating interstates in Hampton Roads ahead of Friday snow
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 21 hours ago
Hampton Roads, Va. – Virginia Department of Transportation crews started pre-treating interstates in Hampton Roads on Thursday ahead of a predicted snowfall for the area on Friday. Crews began the pre-treatment on Thursday morning and will continue... Read more
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Daily Press
VDOT pre-treating interstates ahead of freezing weekendThe Virginia Department of Transportation will begin pre-treating Hampton Roads
VDOT pre-treating interstates ahead of freezing weekend
Daily Press / Posted 22 hours ago
The Virginia Department of Transportation will begin pre-treating Hampton Roads interstates on Thursday, ahead of the freezing weekend. Crews started hitting the roadways about 9:30 a.m. and will continue to monitor the surface throughout the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Why VDOT did not pre-treat roads before icy morning messRICHMOND, Va. -- The Virginia Department of Transportation said wet weather ahe
Why VDOT did not pre-treat roads before icy morning mess
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
RICHMOND, Va. -- The Virginia Department of Transportation said wet weather ahead of Wednesday's early morning ice made it impossible to pre-treat Central Virginia roadways. Black ice was to blame for more than 60 accidents in and around... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
PHOTOS: A brief winter wonderland in Central VAVA police group takes on Beyonce after NFL halftime controversyVA police group
PHOTOS: A brief winter wonderland in Central VA
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted yesterday
VA police group takes on Beyonce after NFL halftime controversyVA police group takes on Beyonce after NFL halftime controversy The president of the Virginia Fraternal Order Of Police is tackling Beyonce and the NFL. He calls the superstar's Super... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Icy conditions cause major backup on I-95N, dozens of crashesPolice and rescue crews responded to dozens of accidents in Central Virginia on
Icy conditions cause major backup on I-95N, dozens of crashes
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
Police and rescue crews responded to dozens of accidents in Central Virginia on Wednesday morning after light snow left many roads icy. At mile marker 77.5 on I-95, a crash in the north left lane caused a nearly 10-mile backup at one point,... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Two-Hour Delay: Henrico, Hanover, several other school systems due to icy roads Hanover County and Caroline County schools are on a two-hour delays Wednesday
Two-Hour Delay: Henrico, Hanover, several other school systems due to icy roads
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
Hanover County and Caroline County schools are on a two-hour delays Wednesday morning due... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Closings & Delays: Hanover County two-hour delay Wednesday Hanover County and Caroline County schools are on a two-hour delays Wednesday
Closings & Delays: Hanover County two-hour delay Wednesday
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
Hanover County and Caroline County schools are on a two-hour delays Wednesday morning due to winter weather. Click here for the full... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Multiple accidents around Central VA, some due to icy conditionsAll lanes are closed along I-295 in Henrico due to a tractor-trailer accident.
Multiple accidents around Central VA, some due to icy conditions
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
All lanes are closed along I-295 in Henrico due to a tractor-trailer accident. The crash occurred I-295 south at mile marker 28 near I-64. The south left lane, center lane, and right lane. All lanes are closed I-195 North due to a multi-vehicle... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Up to a foot of snow expectedWinter Storm Nacio moved into the area Monday night and officials are predictin
Up to a foot of snow expected
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
Winter Storm Nacio moved into the area Monday night and officials are predicting up to a foot of snow accumulation before the storm tapers off Thursday. Randolph County Office of Emergency Management Director Cindy Hart said she's been in contact... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Main Street in Waynesboro closing Wednesday for Bridge ReplacementSTAUNTON – Part of Main Street (Route 340) in downtown Waynesboro will close We
Main Street in Waynesboro closing Wednesday for Bridge Replacement
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 days ago
STAUNTON – Part of Main Street (Route 340) in downtown Waynesboro will close Wednesday, February 10, for a bridge replacement. Main Street will be closed between McElroy Street and East Avenue during replacement of the bridge over the South River.... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Smaller storms a different type of challenge for road crewsMany think big snow storms like the one that hit the area in January are the bi
Smaller storms a different type of challenge for road crews
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 3 days ago
Many think big snow storms like the one that hit the area in January are the biggest challenges for road crews. But that's not always the case. "It's unfortunate though that when we just get a little dusting we see more accidents on the roadways,"... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
VDOT can't anti-ice most roads before Monday night's winter blastRICHMOND, Va. — Two weeks after a winter storm dumped two feet of snow on parts
VDOT can't anti-ice most roads before Monday night's winter blast
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. — Two weeks after a winter storm dumped two feet of snow on parts of Virginia, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is once again preparing for a winter storm. “Crews are mobilizing in most areas of the state to prepare for... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C.-area road crews already preparing for upcoming snowfallRegional transportation agencies have deployed snow crews early to prepare for
D.C.-area road crews already preparing for upcoming snowfall
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Regional transportation agencies have deployed snow crews early to prepare for a potentially messy Monday evening commute, only a few weeks after an inch of snow left commuters sitting in traffic for hours. D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has ordered the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Officials: Plan ahead to avoid snowy rush hour gridlockWASHINGTON (AP) - Transportation officials are warning residents of the mid-Atl
Officials: Plan ahead to avoid snowy rush hour gridlock
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Transportation officials are warning residents of the mid-Atlantic region to think ahead to avoid traffic jams during a snowy evening commute. The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm watch for late Monday through... Read more
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Daily Press
Winter's recent wrath takes bite out of VDOT budgetSUFFOLK — The region's first snowfall of the year has come and gone, but its ef
Winter's recent wrath takes bite out of VDOT budget
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
SUFFOLK — The region's first snowfall of the year has come and gone, but its effect on the snow maintenance budget of the Virginia Department of Transportation continues to sting. Much of the $202.4 million set aside for road maintenance during... Read more
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Daily Press
Lane closures set for 8 p.m. on I-64 in Newport NewsOvernight lane closures along a stretch of Interstate 64 under construction in
Lane closures set for 8 p.m. on I-64 in Newport News
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Overnight lane closures along a stretch of Interstate 64 under construction in Newport News is set to begin this evening. The single-lane closures will affect traffic in both directions between Lee Hall (exit 247) and Jefferson Avenue (exit 255),... Read more
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Daily Press
Tractor-trailer accident closes US-258W south of SmithfieldMotorists traveling on westbound US-258 just south of Smithfield can expect del
Tractor-trailer accident closes US-258W south of Smithfield
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Motorists traveling on westbound US-258 just south of Smithfield can expect delays due to a tractor-trailer accident. All westbound lanes are closed near the intersection of Benns Church and Brewers Neck boulevards. A detour is in place. Source:... Read more
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Daily Press
VDOT: U.S. 17 widening project in York on scheduleMost days, Brian Murphy sees a sea of bumper-to-bumper traffic slowly slogging
VDOT: U.S. 17 widening project in York on schedule
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Most days, Brian Murphy sees a sea of bumper-to-bumper traffic slowly slogging its way down George Washington Memorial Highway by his Turf & Garden Inc. store in York County's commercial corridor. "It's been bad," Murphy, a manager of the longtime... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Public Hearing to be Held for Truck Restriction on Earlysville Rd.Drivers who use a winding roadway in northern Albemarle County can weigh in on
Public Hearing to be Held for Truck Restriction on Earlysville Rd.
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 8 days ago
Drivers who use a winding roadway in northern Albemarle County can weigh in on a proposal to block truck traffic. Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the truck restriction for Earlysville Road. Dozens of people who live on Earlysville Rd.... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crashCENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crash
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 11 days ago
CENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two other motorists have been injured after a crash in Fairfax County. Virginia State Police say the incident happened Friday afternoon in Centreville. Police say a VDOT... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crashCENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crash
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
CENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two other motorists have been injured after a crash in Fairfax County. Virginia State Police say the incident happened Friday afternoon in Centreville. Police say a VDOT... Read more
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The Marietta Times
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crashCENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crash
The Marietta Times / Posted 11 days ago
CENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two other motorists have been injured after a crash in Fairfax County. Virginia State Police say the incident happened Friday afternoon in Centreville. Police say a VDOT... Read more
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Daily Press
Here's your I-64 construction survival guideNEWPORT NEWS — Here's to five years of traffic barrels, alternating barrier wal
Here's your I-64 construction survival guide
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS — Here's to five years of traffic barrels, alternating barrier walls and reduced speed limits on one of the most heavily traveled highways on the East Coast. If you didn't know already, Interstate 64 is officially under construction on... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crashCENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crash
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 11 days ago
CENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two other motorists have been injured after a crash in Fairfax County. Virginia State Police say the incident happened Friday afternoon in Centreville. Police say a VDOT... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crashCENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crash
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 11 days ago
CENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two other motorists have been injured after a crash in Fairfax County. Virginia State Police say the incident happened Friday afternoon in Centreville. Police say a VDOT... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crashCENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two
VDOT worker, 2 motorists seriously injured after crash
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
CENTREVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and two other motorists have been injured after a crash in Fairfax County. Virginia State Police say the incident happened Friday afternoon in Centreville. Police say a VDOT... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Shannondale roads still being cleared"We don't think they should have had the roads cleared in one day; but it's sev
Shannondale roads still being cleared
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 13 days ago
"We don't think they should have had the roads cleared in one day; but it's seven days later, and there are roads that have barely been touched," Rinker said. "It's just complete chaos." The area is still facing snow removal issues several days... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Communities eye future bridge siteWellsburg officials want to extend the city south along state Route 2 to Beech
Communities eye future bridge site
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
Wellsburg officials want to extend the city south along state Route 2 to Beech Bottom, taking in about 368 acres that include property owned by HFS Limited Liability Co., Daniel P. Lombardi, the Brooke County Board of Education and the West Virginia... Read more
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Daily Press
Replacement of crumbling Bridge Street bridge starts this springThe city of Hampton is readying a roughly $4 million contract to replace an oct
Replacement of crumbling Bridge Street bridge starts this spring
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
The city of Hampton is readying a roughly $4 million contract to replace an octogenarian bridge in downtown Hampton, which nearby residents say is long overdue. Darling Bridge over Salters Creek, on Bridge Street behind the Virginia Air and Space... Read more
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NBC Washington
VDOT Employee Hurt When Driver Runs Off I-66A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and a driver were hurt in Northe
VDOT Employee Hurt When Driver Runs Off I-66
NBC Washington / Posted 13 days ago
A Virginia Department of Transportation worker and a driver were hurt in Northern Virginia Friday afternoon when a pickup truck driver ran off I-66, police say. The VDOT employee had stopped to help the driver of a disabled vehicle. The VDOT... Read more
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Daily Press
Jamestown-Scotland Ferry running at reduced capacity; High wind advisory at Coleman BridgeFerry running at reduced capacity The Jamestown-Scotland Ferry is running at r
Jamestown-Scotland Ferry running at reduced capacity; High wind advisory at Coleman Bridge
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
Ferry running at reduced capacity The Jamestown-Scotland Ferry is running at reduced capacity Friday afternoon. Only the Williamsburg and Virginia are operating, according to a Virginia Department of Transportation official. Expect delays. Wind... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Route 2 re-routing comments due by SaturdayThe way Route 2 passes through New Cumberland has long been seen as a safety ha
Route 2 re-routing comments due by Saturday
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
The way Route 2 passes through New Cumberland has long been seen as a safety hazard, but now it's also being looked at as an impediment to economic development. New Cumberland's best hope for getting the rerouting of Route 2 on the list of federally... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
State Route 2 strategy shiftsThe way Route 2 passes through New Cumberland has long been seen as a safety ha
State Route 2 strategy shifts
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 14 days ago
The way Route 2 passes through New Cumberland has long been seen as a safety hazard, but now it's also being looked at as an impediment to economic development. New Cumberland's best hope for getting the rerouting of Route 2 on the list of... Read more
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Daily Press
Crash causing backups on I-64W in Newport NewsUPDATE: The left travel lane is back open. Previously Motorists traveling wes
Crash causing backups on I-64W in Newport News
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
UPDATE: The left travel lane is back open. Previously Motorists traveling westbound on I-64 in Newport News can expect delays caused by a multi-vehicle accident. The crash is near mile marker 253.2, which is just past the Denbigh Boulevard... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
A storm for the record books by Larry Chowning Last week’s winter storm, named “Jonas,” was one for the r
A storm for the record books
Southside Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
by Larry Chowning Last week’s winter storm, named “Jonas,” was one for the record books. The storm dropped record amounts of snow and sleet on some Mid-Atlantic and New England states on Friday and over the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Enter to win an Emergency Car Kit!BLUEFIELD (WVVA) - Register below for your chance to win a free Emergency Car K
Enter to win an Emergency Car Kit!
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 15 days ago
BLUEFIELD (WVVA) - Register below for your chance to win a free Emergency Car Kit courtesy of the West Virginia Department of Transportation. Starting January 29, Katherine, Kathlynn and Wayne will draw one winner each Friday on WVVA News Today. Be... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Federal Court to Hear Arguments in Transgender Restroom CaseNine Watermain Breaks in Staunton Since Snow StormNine Watermain Breaks in Stau
Federal Court to Hear Arguments in Transgender Restroom Case
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 15 days ago
Nine Watermain Breaks in Staunton Since Snow StormNine Watermain Breaks in Staunton Since Snow Storm It's been a bad week for public works in Staunton. Nine water main breaks have plagued the city including three on Skymont Avenue, leaving people... Read more
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NBC Washington
Commuters Return to Work as Storm Cleanup ContinuesAs thousands of residential streets across the region remain impassible days af
Commuters Return to Work as Storm Cleanup Continues
NBC Washington / Posted 16 days ago
As thousands of residential streets across the region remain impassible days after record snowfall hit, many employees will commute to work again Wednesday and D.C. students will return to school. Federal offices will reopen Wednesday on a... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Collecting Water Donations for FlintOwners, Officials Discuss Next Steps for Damaged Cville BuildingOwners, Officia
Charlottesville Collecting Water Donations for Flint
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
Owners, Officials Discuss Next Steps for Damaged Cville BuildingOwners, Officials Discuss Next Steps for Damaged Cville Building A portion of Market Street in Charlottesville continues to be blocked off after the roof of a building in the 200 block... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Snow Not Slowing Businesses in Downtown CharlottesvilleOwners, Officials Discuss Next Steps for Damaged Cville BuildingOwners, Officia
Snow Not Slowing Businesses in Downtown Charlottesville
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
Owners, Officials Discuss Next Steps for Damaged Cville BuildingOwners, Officials Discuss Next Steps for Damaged Cville Building A portion of Market Street in Charlottesville continues to be blocked off after the roof of a building in the 200 block... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Nine Watermain Breaks in Staunton Since Snow StormUSPS Working Overtime to Deliver MailUSPS Working Overtime to Deliver Mail USP
Nine Watermain Breaks in Staunton Since Snow Storm
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
USPS Working Overtime to Deliver MailUSPS Working Overtime to Deliver Mail USPS wants people to know it is working overtime to deliver mail following last weekends snow storm. USPS wants people to know it is working overtime to deliver mail... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
House Catches Fire on Lexington AvenueCounty, City Schools Assessing When Students Can ReturnCounty, City Schools Ass
House Catches Fire on Lexington Avenue
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
County, City Schools Assessing When Students Can ReturnCounty, City Schools Assessing When Students Can Return Schools in the area are making the big decisions of if and when students can go back to classes following the heavy snow storm. Schools... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Velazquez Enters Guilty Plea in Shooting of Albemarle Co. ManCounty, City Schools Assessing When Students Can ReturnCounty, City Schools Ass
Velazquez Enters Guilty Plea in Shooting of Albemarle Co. Man
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
County, City Schools Assessing When Students Can ReturnCounty, City Schools Assessing When Students Can Return Schools in the area are making the big decisions of if and when students can go back to classes following the heavy snow storm. Schools... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
USPS Working Overtime to Deliver Mail USPS wants people to know it is working overtime to deliver mail following la
USPS Working Overtime to Deliver Mail
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
USPS wants people to know it is working overtime to deliver mail following last weekends snow storm. Full Story USPS wants people to know it is working overtime to deliver... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Va. GOP Seeks to Increase Number of Charter SchoolsUSPS Working Overtime to Deliver MailUSPS Working Overtime to Deliver Mail USP
Va. GOP Seeks to Increase Number of Charter Schools
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
USPS Working Overtime to Deliver MailUSPS Working Overtime to Deliver Mail USPS wants people to know it is working overtime to deliver mail following last weekends snow storm. Full Story USPS wants people to know it is working overtime to deliver... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Continues to Aggressively Remove Snow from Subdivision StreetsNews Release from the Virginia Department of Transportation:RICHMOND – Virginia
VDOT Continues to Aggressively Remove Snow from Subdivision Streets
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
News Release from the Virginia Department of Transportation:RICHMOND – Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews continue the massive snow cleanup on secondary and subdivision roadways. The agency asks residents for continued patience... Read more
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Daily Press
Disabled vehicle on I-64 in HamptonA disabled vehicle has closed one westbound lane on I-64 in Hampton Tuesday mor
Disabled vehicle on I-64 in Hampton
Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
A disabled vehicle has closed one westbound lane on I-64 in Hampton Tuesday morning. The incident happened on mile marker 267, near Rip Rap Road. No backup is reported. Information courtesy of Virginia Department of Transportation. This post will... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
CARS Responds to Over 100 Calls Since FridayPhoto Gallery: January 2016 SnowstormPhoto Gallery: January 2016 Snowstorm Ema
CARS Responds to Over 100 Calls Since Friday
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 17 days ago
Photo Gallery: January 2016 SnowstormPhoto Gallery: January 2016 Snowstorm Email your photos to weatherpics@nbc29.com, message them to us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NBC29/ or tweet them @nbc29. Email your photos to weatherpics@nbc29.com,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Snow Days: What Goes Into the Decision to Close School?School officials have a lot to consider when they decide whether to cancel scho
Snow Days: What Goes Into the Decision to Close School?
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 17 days ago
School officials have a lot to consider when they decide whether to cancel school. Before making the final call, both Charlottesville and Albemarle County schools consult facilities management, transportation, Virginia State Police, the Virginia... Read more
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