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Feb 23, 2013
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Bus passenger arrested here on N.C. charge
Man wanted on an attempted murder charge in North Carolina is arrested at the Fredericksburg bus station.
Judge approves police shooting settlement
A judge has approved a $300,000 settlement of a lawsuit stemming from a fatal police shooting in Culpeper.
Planners put off Oakenwold vote
Planners put off vote on proposed 650-home residential development off Centreport Parkway in Stafford County
Woman scammed by man claiming to be IRS
A Stafford woman was conned out of more than $2,600 by a caller claiming she owed back taxes to the IRS.
Shot fired into Stafford home
Man awakened when a shot was fired through his bedroom window early this morning
Proffer dispute resolved in Spotsy
Spotsylvania ends two-year dispute with developer over proffers for 127-home subdivision.
City Council holds hearing on tax rate
Residents speak in support of raising taxes in Fredericksburg
Stafford allows home firearm sales permits
Board of Zoning Appeals grants homeowners' special-exemption requests to operate firearms-related businesses from their homes.
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?