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Feb 9, 2013
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Robber hits 3 area banks, police say
Stafford and Spotsylvania authorities say they believe the same man robbed, or tried to rob, three area banks in less than an hour Tuesday morning.
Stafford teacher charged in sex case
A teacher at Colonial Forge High School has been charged with six felony offenses after being accused of having sexual relations with a teenage student, police said.
Morgan Harrington’s parents long thought a serial offender killed her
The Harringtons are reacting with a mixture of both sadness and relief to the news that the arrest of a man in the recent disappearance of a U.Va. student has provided a “forensic link” to their daughter’s unsolved killing.
Man accused of running deputy off road
Police say a Dodge pickup truck ran a Culpeper County deputy off the road
Baseball partners still seek city site
City works to delay tax sale of land where baseball partners plan to build stadium.
New pizza eatery opens downtown
Benny Vitali's, the newest location of Virginia-based pizza chain Benny's, opened Monday in downtown Fredericksburg at 722 Caroline St.
Stafford school bus damaged in crash
A Stafford County school bus was "heavily damaged" this morning in a single-vehicle accident, but no students were on it at the time.
Marine museum plans major expansion
The National Museum of the Marine Corps announced plans Tuesday for an expansion that will nearly double the size of the facility.
Fuel rods damaged at nuke plant
Dominion Virginia Power says damage to two fuel rods at its North Anna Nuclear Power Plant posed no threat to employees or the public.
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