Job seekers welcome at today’s Business and Technology Expo in Roanok...

The 2011 Business and Technology Expo will be held this afternoon in Roanoke.  News/Talk 960's Timothy Martin says job seekers are encouraged to attend ...
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Remember: post offices no longer stay open late on tax day

Time is running out to file your federal taxes without facing a penalty. And if you send yours in the mail, keep in mind that ...
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Wrestler hopes to sing his way to national competition

A Salem high school senior hopes to head to national wrestling competition this summer in California -- and use another talent to help him get ...
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Roanoke Co. office uses real estate slowdown to long-term advantage

Roanoke Valley home foreclosures may be heading downward. They certainly were for March -- RealtyTrac reports the number of homes in the foreclosure process was ...
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Weatherization tips for Roanoke City Council

Roanoke City Council members will be in Christiansburg this morning to tour a new facility. News/Talk 960's Timothy Martin explains why. Click here to learn ...
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Storms bring high water, power failures in Roanoke Valley

The storms the moved through the Roanoke Valley Saturday morning and early afternoon left behind some flooded roads and power outages.  ...
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Severe weather causes cancellations

Heavy rain and thunderstorms that moved through the area have resulted in some event cancellations ...
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Forecast leads marathon to change course

Forecasts of heavy rain Saturday have led the National College Blue Ridge Marathon to change part of the course. They're moving a three-mile stretch that ...
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Roanoke and Tucson both claim “toughest” road marathon

Close to 1,000 runners are converging on Roanoke this weekend for the second National College Blue Ridge Marathon. By any measure, it is one of ...
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BBB: We’re getting the shredder ready!

The Better Business Bureau is inviting the public to take part in "Secure Your ID" Day at the Salem Civic Center on Saturday.  News/Talk 960's ...
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D.C. hearing looks at Poff renovations

The scheduled Poff Building renovations -- and their $51 million price tag -- received attention in Washington today at a House subcommittee hearing. More from ...
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Former Matlock co-star in Roanoke Valley this week

An actress best-known for her starring role alongside Andy Griffith is in Roanoke for much of the week, and you have the chance to meet ...
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Roanoke County officials talk transportation in the Peters Creek/Hollins ar...

The Community Plan for the Peters Creek/Hollins area in Roanoke County continues to move forward with a community meeting scheduled for tonight. News/Talk 960's Timothy ...
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Habeeb announces candidacy for full term

Delegate Greg Habeeb will seek a full term in Richmond -- the announcement coming today. More from News/Talk 960's Evan Jones ...
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Veterans’ monument nears completion in Vinton

Work is nearing completion on a Veterans' monument in Vinton -- dedication is now just two months away. The latest from News/Talk 960's Evan Jones ...
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Rocky Mount Town Council approves green light system

Rocky Mount's Town Council has approved a new traffic signal control system that will automatically give emergency responders a green light ...
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Radio listeners pour it on, deliver help for tornado victims

Roanoke Valley radio listeners are responding in a big way to help many tornado victims in Pulaski County. The story from News/Talk 960's Evan Jones ...
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Shutdown showdown over for now, but what about September?

A government shutdown may have been averted for now, but another and perhaps bigger budget battle looms later this year. Congressman Morgan Griffith doesn't sound ...
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Roanoke Police: play detective on our Facebook page

The Roanoke Police Department has added a CSI game to its Facebook page.  News/Talk 960's Timothy Martin reports. Click here to visit the Roanoke Police ...
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Friday’s tornadoes strongest on record in NRV

Last Friday's tornadoes in Pulaski County were more than just unusual for this part of Virginia.  As News/Talk 960's Evan Jones reports, they are the ...
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