GOP State senator, and gubernatorial candidate responds to those looking to...

GOP State senator, and gubernatorial candidate responds to those looking to censure her
A Republican state Senator and Gubernatorial candidate is responding to Democratic colleagues who are looking to censure her. WFIR’s Clark Palmer explains. 1-18 Chase Censure ...
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What can you do in Virginia’s Blue Ridge this winter? Here’s so...

What can you do in Virginia's Blue Ridge this winter? Here's some ideas
The cold weather is here and that means there are special winter activities to enjoy in Virginia’s Blue Ridge. Local restaurants have been adapting to ...
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Roanoke Valley sees triple digit increase in new COVID cases

Roanoke Valley sees triple digit increase in new COVID cases
According to the latest numbers released this morning by the Virginia Department of Health there are 201 new confirmed or probable coronavirus cases, 1 new ...
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UVA, Tech win weekend men’s basketball games

UVA, Tech win weekend men's basketball games
The UVA men's basketball team beat #12 Clemson easily on Saturday, and the Virginia Tech men got by Wake Forest yesterday: WPLY-MIN ...
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Downtown Roanoke Restaurant Week To-Go starts Friday

Downtown Roanoke Restaurant Week To-Go starts Friday
Downtown Roanoke’s Restaurant Week starts on Friday, but this time will be a bit different than past years. Local eateries will be offering takeout as ...
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Can the President pardon himself Constitutionally? Its murky

Can the President pardon himself Constitutionally? Its murky
Can President Trump still pardon himself before leaving office for any past or future federal crimes he may be accused of? The Miller Center at ...
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Tech wins on the road

Tech wins on the road
(Hokiesports.com) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – On the road, the Virginia Tech men's basketball team scraped past Wake Forest on Sunday night to earn their third straight win ...
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State Police investigate Giles County road fatality

State Police investigate Giles County road fatality
(VSP release) Virginia State Police Trooper S.T. Golden is investigating a single-vehicle crash in Giles County crash. The crash occurred on Jan. 15,at 10:15 a.m ...
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PETA claims Tech’s Gobblers Rest not so restful

PETA claims Tech's Gobblers Rest not so restful
(News Release) Washington — PETA has obtained video footage and photographs revealing the abysmal living conditions of four turkeys “pardoned” by President Donald J. Trump. These birds are ...
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VA case numbers jump more than 3000 in one day

VA case numbers jump more than 3000 in one day
The Virginia Department of Health reports 9914 new positive COVID test results over the past 24 hours. That's up from the 6757 reported yesterday morning ...
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UVA dominates Clemson; could vault to top of ACC

UVA dominates Clemson; could vault to top of ACC
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Virginia coach Tony Bennett thinks that his team has more to improve this season. But he believes his team’s rout of ...
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Federal lawsuit provides details on ROA resignations

Federal lawsuit provides details on ROA resignations
The Roanoke Times reports today that a federal lawsuit filed indicates that former Executive Director Timothy Bradshaw and former head planner/engineering director Richard Osbourne were ...
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Roanoke Amtrak impacted by Presidential Inauguration security

Roanoke Amtrak impacted by Presidential Inauguration security
(from Amtrak release) Due to the Presidential Inauguration, special pedestrian and vehicle traffic patterns around Washington Union Station are in place and will require extra time ...
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VDH reports latest COVID numbers

VDH reports latest COVID numbers
The Virginia Department of Health reports 6757 new positive COVID-19 test results statewide over the past 24 hours. Locally, 87 new cases, 2 new hospitalizations ...
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Probe into Richmond monument removal authorized

Probe into Richmond monument removal authorized
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s attorney general has authorized an investigation into a $1.8 million contract for the removal of the city of Richmond’s Confederate ...
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Virginia-based NRA files for bankruptcy

Virginia-based NRA files for bankruptcy
(ABC News) The National Rifle Association announced that it intends to restructure as a nonprofit based in Texas and has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy ...
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Roanoke County Schools will welcome more students back to campus soon

Roanoke County Schools will welcome more students back to campus soon
Roanoke County superintendent of Schools Dr. Ken Nicely commented today about Governor Northam’s recent announcement about schools returning to on-campus instruction and the county's plan ...
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Tech takes on Wake; Caps open NHL season

Tech takes on Wake; Caps open NHL season
The 10 and 2 Virginia Tech Hokies men's basketball team is at Wake Forest on Sunday afternoon. Head coach Mike Young likes where his team ...
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Avoid Bent Mountain Road/US 221 if you can right now

Avoid Bent Mountain Road/US 221 if you can right now
from Roanoke County police: Drivers are asked to please stay clear of Bent Mountain Rd if possible at this time. Police are responding to reports ...
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VDH, Carilion, local schools plan vaccination kickoff event next Friday

VDH, Carilion, local schools plan vaccination kickoff event next Friday
The Virginia Department of Health, Carilion Clinic and local school systems will hold a kick-off COVID-19 vaccine clinic for employees of public and private schools ...
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