WDBJ-7 is reporting there is a large scale police search in northeast Roanoke near the Roanoke County line. There is no word on what the object of the search is.
A former Virginia Attorney General, and current Immigration Czar believes the Supreme Court could rule in favor of President Trump regarding DACA. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has the story.
11-15 DACA Ruling Wrap-WEB
Three men are vying to become Roanoke County’s next Commonwealth’s Attorney. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has the story.
11-1 Roco Attorney Voicer -WEB
19th District Republican State Senator David Suetterlein will look to defeat Democratic challenger Flourette” Flo” Ketner in Tuesday’s state election. WFIR’s Clark Palmer met with both of them for this “ Longer Listen.
11-1 Longer Listen Segment-WEB
An independent candidate is looking to defeat the current Roanoke County sheriff in next week’s state election. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has the latest.
10-31 Roco Sheriff Voicer
Next week’s Franklin County Sheriff’s election is a rematch of the close 2015 race. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has the story.
10-30 Franklin County Sheriff Voicer-WEB
A Roanoke author says working on his first novel helped him cope with his mother’s cancer diagnosis. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has that story.
10-25 Star Shark Novel Wrap-WEB
Supporters of changing the date of Roanoke’s municipal elections say it will make it easier for residents to get to the polls. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has the latest
10-22 Roanoke Election Changes Wrap-WEB
There has been a confirmed case of rabies in the city of Roanoke. In a memo by health officials, a raccoon was confirmed positive for rabies on October 11th after being collected by animal control in 1300 block of 8th Street SW. You are asked to contact Roanoke City Animal control or the city health department if you know of any human or animal contact with this raccoon.
A Virginia Tech researcher sees regulations on e-cigarettes as a better way to keep the public safe from potential smoking hazards.WFIR’s Clark Palmer has that story.
10-15 Vaping Regulations Wrap-WEB