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Feb 23, 2013
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Will 3rd pitch be a hit for stadium?
As the third round of negotiations unfolds, it’s unclear whether a deal satisfactory to the majority of the council can be found.
Search held for missing U.Va. student
Nearly 1,000 volunteers, some driven by worry for the safety of their own families, fanned out from the University of Virginia campus Saturday to search for a sophomore who disappeared a week ago.
Two sections of new trail open for use
The $3.1 million paved course starts at one end of the city’s Cobblestone Square, runs along and under Lafayette Boulevard to cross the Blue and Gray Parkway and go through Alum Spring Park to U.S. 1.
Eager fans line up early for iPhones
Fredericksburg-area Apple devotees who wanted to get their hands on the new iPhone 6 Plus didn’t have time to dawdle.
High School Football results
Check here for all the high school football highlights.
REC shines a light on solor power
Rappahannock Electric Cooperative averages a handful of calls each week about solar power.
Liquor sales in the black, thanks to Jack
The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control reported a 4.9 percent increase in sales the Fredericksburg region
Gray winter days hard on those with seasonal depression
Sufferers of Seasonal Affective Disorder long for sunny days in the winter.
Men suffer ‘the change,’ too
NUTRITION: Eating fish in pregnancy can help babies’ IQ
Scientists concerned about some soaps
Do antimicrobial soaps do more harm than good?
Liquid chemo meds would help young cancer patients
Researchers at Children’s Mercy Hospital and the University of Kansas Medical Center are reformulating cancer drugs.
HEALTH CALENDAR: Feb. 17
A good book can lift your spirits
Therapy dogs calm passengers’ nerves
Good luck learning cost of surgery up front
Who's really qualified to give nutrition advice?