Local News

Monday, January 20, 2020
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Residents from across Rockingham County and Harrisonburg gathered together early Monday morning to voice their support of the Second Amendment while attending the Virginia Citizens Defense Leagues annual Lobby Day and Second Amendment Rally in Richmond.

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MOOREFIELD, W.Va. — A West Virginia University research team on Friday recommended regionalization as an incentive for future economic growth in the Potomac Highlands.

Sunday, January 19, 2020
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Jayda Knight walked around the room in her sparkly floor-length dress and perfectly teased blonde hair and welcomed the more than 100 people who were there to celebrate with her.

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Former NBA player Ralph Sampson was just as excited as the hundreds of children and their families to be at the Horizons Edge Sports Campus grand opening Saturday.

Saturday, January 18, 2020
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When Del. Tony Wilt, R-Broadway, looked to create the Beehive Distribution Program in 2018, he didn’t know how much of a buzz it would be — or that it would run out of beehives to give away in less than a year.

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The Rockingham County Board of Supervisors is expected to make a final decision for a blueprint on future development in the county, but not before holding a work session to have one last discussion.

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Virginia soybean production dropped by 23% last year compared to 2018, while production of other crops such as corn, cotton, peanuts, hay and dark-fired tobacco rose, according to the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services annual crop summary.

Friday, January 17, 2020
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Harrisonburg city staff and Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance will hold two forums Wednesday to discuss potential changes to parking in the downtown area.

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City Council tabled a request by Rockingham Properties LLC to rezone and obtain a special-use permit for 231, 251 and 261 S. Liberty St. on Tuesday.

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On Wednesday afternoon, the lives of three drivers were claimed by a crash at mile marker 239.3 when a northbound tractor-trailer crossed the median to the southbound side of Interstate 81.

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Newly hired Deputy Police Chief Gabriel Camacho celebrated his one-month anniversary with the Harrisonburg Police Department doing something he plans to do regularly — meeting with his neighbors.

Thursday, January 16, 2020
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For the past few months, Emani Morse has had to keep it quiet that she was named one of the 2020 Next Generation Afterschool Leaders by the National Afterschool Association. 

Wire News

Monday, January 20, 2020
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DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Hundreds of disgruntled protesters against the elite World Economic Forum are marching through the Alpine snows toward its annual gathering in Davos, as officials on Monday detailed extra security measures like vehicle checks and webcam shutdowns with U.S. President…

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TOKYO (AP) — Stock markets were trading in narrow ranges Monday as investors awaited central bank decisions and earnings reports due out in coming weeks. U.S. stock markets will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.