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VCU doctor's 2 tips to prevent spreading the flu

RICHMOND, Va. - The flu has officially reached epidemic levels in the U.S. and is now widespread in all states except Hawaii, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Health officials believe this year's flu strain could be as severe as the 2014-2015 season, which was the wors

WTVR-TV - 2018-01-15 02:45:29

Missing elderly woman may be confused and in need of medical treatment

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. - Chesterfield County police are looking for a woman who may be lost, confused and in need of medical treatment. Police are looking for an elderly woman named Shayrn who wandered off from the Midlothian Athletic Club located in the 10800 Center View Drive in Bon Air. The wom

WTVR-TV - 2018-01-15 21:58:43

Police identify Chesterfield man, 29, killed in Rt. 288 crash

About 3:50 p.m., state police responded to the crash, which occurred at the southbound state Route 288 ramp to eastbound state Route 10 (Ironbridge Road). Police said Joseph Christopher Ward, 29, of North Chesterfield, died at the scene of the crash. According to the preliminary investigation, a 201

RICHMOND.COM - 2018-01-16 04:30:00

Volunteers honor MLK by documenting Richmond's African American gravesites

Monday is Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Day - a federal holiday to honor the life of the late civil rights leader who was assassinated nearly 50 years ago. Dozens of events were held around Richmond, from public dedications to volunteer group efforts. Hundreds of people took the time to not only rem

NBC12 - 2018-01-16 04:00:11

Petition seeks to save Richmond Sam's Club

Residents in Eastern Henrico have started an online petition to try and stop the Sam's Club at White Oak Village from closing. "The decision was one that was made in haste, and the growth of the East End was never considered," the petition states, saying that the next closest store is 10 miles away

NBC12 - 2018-01-16 17:49:58

Carytown Burgers and Fries petitioning to save building

For almost 20 years, Carytown Burgers and Fries has been located in the same red brick building in the Richmond Shopping Center, but plans for development are set to change that. "I always thought we would be here," said the restaurant owner Michael Barber. Barber says they were given notice months

NBC12 - 2018-01-15 23:47:01

Effort to reinstate electric bill refunds fails

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia Senate panel has rejected a bill that would allow state regulators to order refunds to customers of the state's two largest electric utilities. The Senate Commerce and Labor Committee voted Monday to kill a bill by Democratic Sen. Chap Petersen that would essentially

GODANRIVER.COM - 2018-01-15 21:36:38

Police ID man killed after crashing into tree on Rt. 288 exit in Chesterfield

Image courtesy of Virginia State Police CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) - One man died Monday afternoon in a crash on an exit ramp from Route 288 onto Ironbridge Road in Chesterfield County when his vehicle ran off the road and into a tree. Police said the incident happened at 3:51 p.m. When Virgi

WRIC TV - 2018-01-16 00:54:17

Oneonta event celebrates King's legacy

The 2018 birthday celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was both spiritual and musical at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church in Oneonta on Sunday, where about 200 people gathered for the festivities. The event recognizing the 50 year anniversary of King's assassination was sponsored by the Oneonta

DAILY STAR - 2018-01-16 01:05:29

Town of Guilford judge accused of misconduct

GUILFORD A Town of Guilford Court judge has been accused of judicial misconduct, including acting in a manner that appeared intended to coerce guilty pleas, conveying an appearance of bias, and making discourteous and threatening comments to defendants over a two-year period, according to the New Yo

EVENING SUN - 2018-01-15 15:17:10

Homer at 100: Osterhoudt celebrated

Greg Klein | The Cooperstown Crier Cooperstown's Homer Osterhoudt celebrated his 100th birthday on Sunday at the First Baptist Church in Cooperstown. Osterhoudt worked on building the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1939, and he is famous for having attended every induction except for three when h

COOPERCRIER.COM - 2018-01-16 18:11:47

Salka seeking Madison County Assembly seat again

John Salka, the supervisor of the town of Brookfield in Madison County, said he will seek the Republican nomination to run in the 121st Assembly District. The seat is currently held by New York state Assemblyman Bill Magee, the longest-serving state lawmaker from Central New York. John Salka, the su

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 15:20:19

John Salka renews bid for 121st Assembly seat

Brookfield, N.Y. >> John Salka, Republican supervisor of the Town of Brookfield, is again running for the 121st NYS Assembly seat. "We won 19 towns in 2016, up from a single township in 2014, and now seek the majority to win the assembly district," Salka said. "Nearly 25,000 voters approved of our m

ONEIDA DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 05:00:00

Sweet on Main celebration in Margaretville on Feb. 17

WHAT: Sweet on Main WHEN: Feb. 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. WHERE: Various locations in Margaretville DETAILS: The Business Association of Margaretville will host its annual Sweet on Main celebration. This special Presidents' Weekend event will feature a variety of fun (and tasty) attractions. The line


Motel owner praises fire department's efforts

AHOSKIE - The owner of the Tomahawk Motel here is praising the response and efforts of the Ahoskie Fire Department for keeping his business open. A late Sunday afternoon fire caused extensive damage to one of the buildings at the motel, located on Academy Street. However, Tomahawk owner Braxton Smit


Pill Problem: Getting help for opioid users in eastern 'Carolina

MURFREESBORO - With the opioid epidemic sweeping across the nation, it's important to know what resources are available to help users who abuse prescription pills and develop addictions. On January 11, Vidant Health partnered with other North Carolina resources to sponsor a conference examining reso


Driver OK after pickup falls through ice on Muskegon Lake

A channel at Muskegon Lake where a pickup truck broke through the ice and became submerged on Jan. 15, 2018. NORTH MUSKEGON, Mich. (WOOD) - A man was able to escape to safety after his pickup truck broke through the ice on Muskegon Lake Monday morning. The driver of the Chevy S-10 pickup called th

WOOD - 2018-01-15 16:29:39

Man joyriding on Muskegon Lake watches truck sink below ice

NORTH MUSKEGON - A pickup truck sunk below the ice on Muskegon Lake after the driver tried joyriding across the frozen lake Monday, Jan. 15. The man attempted to drive on Muskegon Lake from 2nd Street in North Muskegon to the Muskegon Conservation Club. His truck didn't make it across - it got stuck

GRAND HAVEN TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 19:30:00

Firefighters and city playing blame game over Muskegon fire staffing numbers

MUSKEGON, MICH. - Chris Drake, the president of Muskegon Professional Firefighters Union Local 370 says current staffing at Muskegon Fire Department has been reduced to levels not seen in the city for many years. It's resulted in Drake taking to Facebook in an effort to share that message with Musk

WZZM 13 - 2018-01-15 23:13:25

Man tries to drive over Muskegon Lake ice, truck gets stuck

NORTH MUSKEGON, MICH. - One man's truck is stuck in the ice on Muskegon Lake after he tried driving across it. The man attempted to drive on Muskegon Lake from 2nd Street in North Muskegon to the Muskegon Conservation Club. His truck didn't make it across, went through and got stuck. He was rescued

WZZM 13 - 2018-01-15 16:33:38