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Feb 23, 2013
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Former music teacher gets 14-year term
Longtime fixture in the Fredericksburg region for his involvement with youth is jailed on child porn charges.
Man held in major heroin seizure
Man held in connection with what police describe as one of the largest seizures of heroin in Fredericksburg region's history.
Holiday weekend weather outlook: Nice
Cooler, drier air moves into Fredericksburg just in time for Memorial Day weekend.
Local contractor dies in Afghan blast
Angel Roldan Jr. of Stafford County, retired Special Forces, was in Afghanistan as a contractor.
Memorial Day events planned
A host of commemorative events are planned in the Fredericksburg area this weekend.
City sets closed meeting on stadium deal
Council to hold closed meeting to discuss potential deal to build multi-purpose stadium and bring minor league baseball to the city.
U.S. 17 widening project explained
By 2034, traffic on U.S. 17 in Stafford County is expected to double.
Woman convicted of embezzling from store
Woman is accused of setting a fire in the 7-Eleven where she worked to conceal her theft of $14,000 in cash.
Man charged with credit card fraud
Man charged in King George with using stolen credit card numbers
Quantico woman sentenced in baby's death
Woman was sentenced to 8 ½ years in prison, far less than what was sought by prosecutors.
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?