A Harrisonburg police officer intervened in a confrontation early Saturday morning in which a Mississippi man armed with a pistol was running toward a group of people downtown.
Monday, September 27, 2021
Virginia State Police are investigating a Sunday night two-vehicle fatal crash in the county on Interstate 81 that killed a New Market man, sent a Timberville man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and injured two unnamed juveniles, according to a press release from VSP.
Harrisonburg City Manager Eric Campbell's last day will be Dec. 31, according to a Monday morning press release from city staff.
OTTOBINE — It was the day 6-year-old Bryce Jerrells of Grottoes had been waiting years for — his first day out hunting.
Frank Sottaceti, Harrisonburg and Rockingham County’s criminal justice planner, will give City Council a presentation Tuesday about crime trends and the prison population.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Port Republic resident Tommy James stood outside the Rockingham County Administration Center on Friday waiting for Republican gubernatorial nominee Glenn Youngkin’s early voting rally to start.
The University of Virginia has been planning for a biennial democracy celebration for the past two years.
The Rockingham County School Board meets Monday to discuss a variety of topics, including an update on COVID-19 and the school division’s continued response.
Friday, September 24, 2021
Adam Conley remembers being a freshman at Broadway High School a few years ago, touring Bryan Tool and Machining and thinking, “This is cool. I want to work here.”
The fall semester for James Madison University students began a month ago, but there are still students who have not reported whether they are vaccinated and consequences have been put in place.
Thursday, September 23, 2021
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ELKTON — East Rockingham County plastic manufacturer Virginia Industrial Plastics is investing $6.5 million to increase production, according to a Thursday press release from the office of Gov. Ralph Northam.
For nonprofits, anything that can save money to channel it more effectively toward the cause is a go.
About a month ago, the Harrisonburg School Board voted 4-2 to require that all employees get vaccinated against COVID-19 or submit proof of weekly testing. There was some pushback from board members Kaylene Seigle and Obie Hill, who felt that a mandate was asking too much, and were particula…
In one of the exam rooms, Susan Adamson’s eyes flickered around the treatment area Wednesday.
Monday, September 27, 2021
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Investigators have several “promising leads” in the shooting death of Utah sophomore cornerback Aaron Lowe, the Salt Lake City police chief said Monday as family and friends mourned the football player killed less than a year after teammate Ty Jordan died in an accident…
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile off its eastern coast.
GLENDALE, Ky. (AP) — Ford and a partner company say they plan to build three major electric-vehicle battery factories and an auto assembly plant by 2025 — a dramatic investment in the future of EV technology that will create an estimated 10,800 jobs and shift the automaker's future manufactu…
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile into the sea.
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's largest school district can immediately impose a vaccine mandate on its teachers and other workers, after all, a federal appeals panel decided Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal appeals court lifts order that blocked New York City from enforcing vaccine mandate for teachers, schools staff.
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge on Monday barred New York City police officers from accessing sealed arrest records without a court order, halting a long-standing practice of plying confidential information in department files to aid investigations, target suspects and shape policing decisions.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City is planning to hire a private weather forecaster, install more drainage features and issue earlier and more aggressive warnings to residents under a new plan to respond to heavy rainfall like the deadly deluge Hurricane Ida dropped on the city earlier this month.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is preparing to tell Congress that the current spike in U.S. inflation has proven to be larger and more long-lasting than expected.
Kawhi Leonard and Klay Thompson know it will be a while before they can get back onto the court.