Posted: 03/06/2014 - Homeowners throughout Virginia have been receiving official looking letters, often titled as a "Deed Processing Notice," that offer to sell homeowners a copy of their deed for $83.
Updated: 03/06/2014 - AAA Mid-Atlantic saw record-breaking tire-related requests for assistance for January and February, topping out at 67,621 for their mid-Atlantic region. Nearly 9,000 of those tire-related calls came from Virginia.
Posted: 03/06/2014 - A hazardous materials unit has found coal ash in the Dan River in Virginia from the massive spill last month. A massive spill from a Duke Energy facility in North Carolina coated 70 miles of the Dan River in toxic gray sludge.
Posted: 03/06/2014 - Fanciful illustrations from a circa-1530 manual on artillery and siege warfare seem to show jet packs strapped to the backs of cats and doves, with text advising military commanders to use them to "set fire to a castle or city"
Posted: 03/06/2014 - Virginia Tech President Charles Steger and three other senior administrators are being sued by a former director of the school's Virginia Bioinformatics Institute.
Posted: 03/06/2014 - The sixth edition of the state's annual gathering of growers, trade officials and foreign dignitaries is beginning its two-day run in Richmond.
Updated: 03/05/2014 - The Va. Department of Behavioral Health and Development Services says an online statewide psychiatric bed registry went live on Monday. The registry lists available psychiatric beds at private psychiatric hospitals, state facilities and crisis stabilization units.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - The Virginia Department of Forestry has added 5 new wildland brush trucks and 4 new tractor/plows with transports to help protect wildland areas throughout the state.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - One of the nation's largest coal producers will pay a $27.5 million fine and spend $200 million to reduce illegal toxic discharges into hundreds of waterways across five Appalachian states, according to a proposed settlement Wednesday.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Two U.S. senators from West Virginia and Virginia are teaming up to discuss the nation's energy future and how coal can play a role in it.
Posted: 03/05/2014 - Wintergreen Resort is getting recognition for a project that more than doubled the Nelson County ski resort's snowmaking capability.