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Feb 8, 2013
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Unlocked cars fall victim to thieves in Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg police are looking for two males after a recent theft spree that apparently included stealing the same car twice.
Culpeper issues snow-route warning
With up to eight inches of snow forecast for Wednesday, Culpeper town officials are reminding motorists not to park on snow emergency routes.
Snow may complicate holiday travel
Rain and possibly snow could complicate the already difficult Thanksgiving holiday travel conditions on Wednesday, the National Weather Service says.
Stafford man gets almost 13 years in Belle Plains slaying case
A Stafford County man who participated in the slaying and burial of a man whose remains were dug up in White Oak last year was ordered Monday to serve just under 13 years in prison.
Culpeper inmate dies in cell
William L. Washington Jr. of Orange was found unresponsive in his cell when jailers came to serve him breakfast.
Fires burn in Ferguson, gunshots heard in streets
lames engulfed at least a dozen businesses in Ferguson early Tuesday over the decision not to indict a police officer in Michael Brown's death turned violent.
Tips sought in deadly car crash
Spotsylvania County authorities are seeking the public's help with information about where a woman was before she was struck and killed by a vehicle earlier this month.
Men nabbed in connection with separate chases in Stafford County
Two men were arrested following separate chases in Stafford County over the weekend. One man was already wanted on felony charges.
Stafford senator behind new Virginia ethics measure
In the wake of former Gov. Bob McDonnell's corruption convictions, a state senator from Stafford County has co-sponsored a bill that would put a $100 cap on some gifts for elected officials and their immediate families.
Women accused of shoplifting at a Stafford Walmart
Two young Locust Grove women were arrested Sunday after being accused of stealing from a Walmart store, police said.
Stocks cool after a hot January
Dow loses 42 points; traditionally weak month off to a predictable start
Dispute arises over Moss Neck name
BUSINESS BRIEFS: Nike to Oregon: Don't raise our taxes
Toyota not making dent in truck market