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  • #2 - Hundreds of new Va. laws going into effect today
  • #3 - Man arrested on assault charge
  • #4 - Lake Frederick 85-year-old’s killing draws focus on elder abuse by caregivers
  • #5 - Newest law enforcement officer in need of a name

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Official says FBI complex to be done in summer 2020

WINCHESTER — The construction of an FBI central records complex on Millwood Pike is expected to be completed in the summer of 2020, according to the General Services Administration. Read More

Local property added to state’s historic register

MIDDLETOWN — The state Department of Historic Resources recently added a 41.4-acre property on North Buckton Road with an 18th century house to the Virginia Landmarks Register. Read More

Newest law enforcement officer in need of a name

WINCHESTER — The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is looking to the public to help name the agency’s newest member — a 9-week-old male bloodhound. Read More

Winchester considers making Ricketts Drive public street

WINCHESTER — The city is discussing converting Ricketts Drive — that serves as the entrance/exit for the 9-acre Ricketts Business Center — in to a public street. Read More

Winchester man indicted on drug charges

WINCHESTER — A city man who authorities allegedly found with 12 pounds of marijuana and $18,000 cash in his car in February was indicted. Read More

Berryville lifeguard takes a breather

Lake Frederick 85-year-old’s killing draws focus on elder abuse by caregivers

BERRYVILLE — As investigators determine a motive in the death of 85-year-old Peg Sinclair, the case has brought elder abuse into sharper focus, a crime that law enforcement and experts say is vastly underreported. Read More

4 hospitalized after two-vehicle crash

MILLWOOD — Four people were taken to the hospital Thursday following a two-vehicle crash on John Mosby Highway (U.S. 50). Read More

Hundreds of new Va. laws going into effect today

RICHMOND — Hundreds of new laws — involving issues including marriage and guns — take effect today across the commonwealth. Read More

Winchester earns Main Street America accreditation again

WINCHESTER — The city has been designated an accredited Main Street America — a label it has held for more than 30 years. Read More

Man arrested on assault charge

WINCHESTER — A city man was arrested Thursday after allegedly head-butting his wife, police said. Read More

Winchester grants $1,300 for ballfield

WINCHESTER — Bridgeforth Field, a baseball diamond in Jim Barnett Park and home of the Winchester Royals, is ripe for some improvements. Read More

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