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Jefferson City News Tribune
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis — a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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Daily Press
Government shutdown closes Colonial National Historical Park; Jamestown staff, visitors make duetime,” Reid said. Ken and Gosia Alexander came from Seattle to visit Ken’s bro
Daily Press / Posted 14 hours ago
time,” Reid said. Ken and Gosia Alexander came from Seattle to visit Ken’s brother Howard Alexander and his wife Karen in Newport News. The group was disappointed in the shutdown limiting what was available to see on the island, but enjoyed being... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia may raise felony threshold for first time since 1980unanimously agreed not to consider it. This initiative has sparked several bil
Daily Press / Posted 14 hours ago
unanimously agreed not to consider it. This initiative has sparked several bills, including one from Del. Mike Mullin, D-Newport News. His would say, for the first time, that there is no statute of limitations on enforcement of a court order to... Read more
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Daily Press
Will city commit to a new Grissom Library?according to those who want the Virgil I. Grissom Library replaced with newer,
Daily Press / Posted 16 hours ago
according to those who want the Virgil I. Grissom Library replaced with newer, bigger, more prominent digs when the Newport News City Council meets in January to consider a list of capital improvement projects. On the list is a $12 million... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Chesapeake crab caper results in felony chargescourt, Casey directed employees to repackage at least 397,917 pounds of crabmea
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
court, Casey directed employees to repackage at least 397,917 pounds of crabmeat worth millions of dollars inside his Newport News-based Casey’s Seafood business. He imported crabmeat from Indonesia, China, Thailand, Vietnam and Central and... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
KWWL Iowa / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
Dayton Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis — a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis — a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
KHQ Spokane / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis — a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis — a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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Missoulian
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
Missoulian / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis — a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
KTVN Reno / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 23 hours ago
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted yesterday
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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Daily Herald
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis - a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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New York Daily News
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payoutsare crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
are crucial to providing reliable service to 600,000 people living between the York and James rivers, including the city of Newport News, as well as a Busch Gardens theme park and Joint Base Langley-Eustis — a combined U.S. Air Force and Army... Read more
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Daily Press
Former airport executive director sues Peninsula Airport CommissionThe former executive director of Newport News/Williamsburg International Airpor
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
The former executive director of Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport is suing the Peninsula Airport Commission and three current and former airport employees, accusing them of defaming him last year. Ken Spirito — who led the airport... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia Air & Space Center bounces backhow different levels of STEM interaction enhance student learning. The researc
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
how different levels of STEM interaction enhance student learning. The research is program underway in the Hampton, Newport News and Suffolk public school districts, according to VASC. Griesmer, originally from New York, has a background in... Read more
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Daily Press
Norment proposes regional tourism levy, offsetting tax cutscost about $400,000 to collect, a hefty chunk of the roughly $4 million they ar
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
cost about $400,000 to collect, a hefty chunk of the roughly $4 million they are expected to raise. Del. Mike Mullin, D-Newport News, whose district includes Williamsburg and parts of the two counties next to the city, said he’s looking forward... Read more
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Daily Press
Jan. 20 Letters: Southern heritage, HOT lanes, tax reformexecutives, lawyers, bankers and mayors; the power brokers who run the region.
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
executives, lawyers, bankers and mayors; the power brokers who run the region. Almost half of the residents of Newport News and Hampton are officially considered the working poor. For these hard working citizens, struggling to get... Read more
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Daily Press
Police respond to 5 reports of homes, vehicle damaged by gunfire in Newport News ThursdayNewport News police are investigating five separate reports on Thursday of home
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Newport News police are investigating five separate reports on Thursday of homes and a vehicle damaged by gunfire, an official said. Officers responded to the first report shortly before 1 a.m. in the 4800 block of Madison Avenue, according to... Read more
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Daily Press
Facebook Feedback for Jan. 20: Colonial Williamsburg, new NNPD K9 dogs, snow, Buckroe robbery, dog shot by policechained slaves that existed back then? I guess depicting the whole truth would
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
chained slaves that existed back then? I guess depicting the whole truth would be a bit too much for many to handle. The Newport News Police Department selected four new dogs for its K9 unit Thursday. Rachel Humphrey: Why do they change the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Larry G. Herber 1938Gary Herber and wife Carolyn of Dorrance; nephews Tim Herber and wife Christi o
Great Bend Tribune / Posted yesterday
Gary Herber and wife Carolyn of Dorrance; nephews Tim Herber and wife Christi of Dorrance, Jim Herber and wife Julie of Newport News, VA, Jamie Herber and wife Jamie of Dorrance; and great-nieces/nephews Jordyn, Emily, Allison, Ethan, Rachel,... Read more
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Daily Press
New exhibit brings 100 live arachnids to VLMis open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Exhibit is open through April 10. Where: Virgi
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Exhibit is open through April 10. Where: Virginia Living Museum, 524 J Clyde Morris Blvd., Newport News. Cost: Included in museum admission: $20 for 13 and older, $15 for children 3-12, free for ages 2 and... Read more
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Daily Press
Weekly lane closures Jan. 21-27The following lane closures are scheduled on major Peninsula roadways January 2
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
The following lane closures are scheduled on major Peninsula roadways January 21-27. I-64 Widening Project, Newport News/York County: Alternating single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from Colonial Parkway to Fort Eustis Boulevard (Exit 250)... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News man sentenced to 8 years in gun thefts from Gloucester storeA Newport News man was sentenced this week to eight years in prison for drug tr
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
A Newport News man was sentenced this week to eight years in prison for drug trafficking and his role in stealing 52 guns from a licensed firearms dealer in Gloucester County early last year, officials said. Court documents show that Angel Lewis... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News looking to add two superintendent search hearingsNewport News School Board Chairman Gary Hunter is hoping to schedule two additi
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Newport News School Board Chairman Gary Hunter is hoping to schedule two additional public hearings about the school division’s search for its next superintendent after receiving feedback when a previous hearing was canceled due to snow. The first... Read more
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New York Daily News
Bipartisan effort would ban bidding war for Redskins stadiumcomment. FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2018 file photo, Del. Michael Webert, R-Culpe
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
comment. FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2018 file photo, Del. Michael Webert, R-Culpeper, left, talks with Del. David Yancey, R-Newport News during the House session at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. Webert, is teaming up with Maryland Del. David Moon, a... Read more
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Daily Press
How would a government shutdown affect Hampton Roads?have a large presence in Hampton Roads because of the area’s military bases and
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
have a large presence in Hampton Roads because of the area’s military bases and companies that rely on contracts, like Newport News Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries. Additionally, federal parks and facilities are... Read more
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Daily Press
Navy leaders plead for stability as government edges toward shutdownRoads. Rehm’s ship, the Fitzgerald, will be repaired and returned to service b
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Roads. Rehm’s ship, the Fitzgerald, will be repaired and returned to service by Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Newport News-based Huntington Ingalls Industries. The Fitzgerald is expected to arrive at Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula,... Read more
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Daily Press
Cherry, Scott to run for re-election in Newport NewsNewport News Councilwomen Saundra Cherry and Sharon Scott both said last week t
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Newport News Councilwomen Saundra Cherry and Sharon Scott both said last week that they will run for re-election. Those who want to run must file paperwork with the Newport News registrar's office by 7 p.m. March 6. Cherry, who is one of the South... Read more
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Daily Press
On the budget wish list for the PeninsulaDredging the silted-up channels that bay watermen and rural boating businesses
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Dredging the silted-up channels that bay watermen and rural boating businesses rely on, turning Newport News’ summer program for at-risk youth into a year-round effort and helping the Fort Monroe Authority with its ballooning maintenance expenses are... Read more
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Daily Press
Jan. 19 Letters: Fort Monroe and MLK, Elite Airwayseventual emancipation. Larry D. Gaskins Williamsburg Too little for too much
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
eventual emancipation. Larry D. Gaskins Williamsburg Too little for too much Re: “Elite Airways to launch service from Newport News to Myrtle Beach,” Jan. 18 I can’t for the life of me believe that the airport and the city of Newport News is... Read more
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Daily Herald
Southern U's library floods due to frozen pipesvia AP) A bicyclist rides through the snow on the campus of Christopher Newpor
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
via AP) A bicyclist rides through the snow on the campus of Christopher Newport University, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Newport News, Va. Snow, ice and a record-breaking blast of cold closed runways, highways, schools and government offices... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News Public Schools start budget processOfficials in Newport News Public Schools are putting together next fiscal year’
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Officials in Newport News Public Schools are putting together next fiscal year’s budget, crunching numbers and attempting to balance needs and wants with how much revenue is expected to come in. As it stands now, according to a presentation made to... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News man accused of robbing acquaintance, possessing 'several grams' marijuana, scalesAn 18-year-old Newport News man is accused of robbing another man he knows and
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
An 18-year-old Newport News man is accused of robbing another man he knows and possessing "several grams" of marijuana and two scales, police said. Officers responded to a robbery from person complaint shortly after 7:45 p.m. Monday in the 12500... Read more
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