Updated: 06/23/2006 - The state has released guidelines and rules for Virginia's first sales tax holiday. The Virginia Department of Taxation is providing the information for both consumers and retailers.
Posted: 06/23/2006 - The Virginia Farm Bureau says a new report shows serious shortages of veterinarians that evaluate the animals that eventually land on dinner plates.
Updated: 11/16/2006 - Governor Tim Kaine is ceremonially signing legislation today to help attract and keep highly qualified teachers in Virginia's public schools.
Posted: 06/23/2006 - The chief of the Virginia State Police is irked by a political flier with a photo of Republican Senator George Allen flanked by six state troopers.
Posted: 06/23/2006 - The state has approved new regulations that would ease emissions standards for power plants and large factories that are being upgraded.
Updated: 06/22/2006 - The secrecy behind the possible mega site in Augusta County may soon be no more. Chairman of the Augusta County board of supervisors, Wendell Coleman, says most of the work on the study has been complete and it is at a point where the board needs to discuss when they make it public.
Updated: 06/22/2006 - Waynesboro police are investigating two separate fire bombings. They say someone threw a flaming bottle, called a molotov cocktail, out of a car on Harding Avenue on Friday night.
Posted: 06/22/2006 - Privacy watchdogs and educators are unhappy about a new Virginia law that requires colleges to give student information to police for cross-checking with sex offender lists.
Posted: 06/22/2006 - Virginia forestry officials say dry conditions are leading to more wildfires.
Updated: 06/22/2006 - Health care coverage is expensive... And who better to agree than small business owners? They are used to facing high premiums... But that may soon change. A new bill signed by Governor Tim Kaine that allows small businesses to now form health insurance pools.
Updated: 06/21/2006 - It's been shaping the lives of our youth for 100 years and is now making its way into another Valley community.
Posted: 06/21/2006 - Governor Tim Kaine today is urging residents to enroll in a free service to send Amber Alerts to their cellular phones and other wireless communication devices. The Amber Alert system broadcasts emergency messages when a child has been abducted and or is in imminent danger.
Posted: 06/21/2006 - There's a distinct racial gap between black and white students who graduate from Virginia's public high schools in four years.
Posted: 06/21/2006 - According to Census Bureau estimates released today, the city saw its population decline two-point-three percent, to almost 232-thousand between July 2004 to July 2005.