Residents and Roanoke City officials are reacting to demonstrations over the weekend stemming from the death of George Floyd. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has that story.
6-1 Roanoke Protest Wrap-WEB
A teacher from our area is advancing to the next round of a long running TV gameshow. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has that story.
5-28 Jeopardy Wrap-WEB
A Congressman from our area says he opposed the latest coronavirus stimulus bill because it doesn’t help the little guy.WFIR’s Clark Palmer reports.
5-27 Griffith Tax Wrap-WEB
From Citizens for Cesar Alberto Facebook page
A Libertarian candidate running for a seat on Roanoke City Council says he wants to make life easier for small business owners and low income residents. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has that story.
5-26 Alberto Candidacy Wrap-WEB
One of Virginia’s Democratic US Senators says it is time to provide financial relief to state and local governments as they deal with the fallout from the pandemic. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has that story.
5-22 Kaine Gov Wrap-WEB
The town of Vinton will be among localities in our area casting votes in tomorrow’s municipal elections. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has more.
5-18 Municipal Election Voicer 2-WEB
Voters in Salem will select from two incumbents and three challengers to fill three open seats on the city council during tomorrow’s municipal elections. WFIR’s Clark Palmer has that story.
5-18 Municipal Election Voicer 1 -WEB
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A president of a university in our region is accusing Governor Northam of singling out his school in a negative way. WFIR’s Clark Palmer explains.
5-2 Falwell Northam Wrap-WEB
According to data released this morning by VDH, there are more than 600 new cases of coronavirus since yesterday bringing the overall case count statewide to 14,961. State health officials are also reporting 30 new COVID-19 related deaths over a 24 hour period , bringing the overall death toll to 522.
State Republicans are calling on Governor Northam to discuss what is being done to increase COVID-19 testing capabilities in Virginia. WFIR’s Clark Palmer explains
4-29 Va Testing Wrap-WEB