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Feb 27, 2013
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Sheriff's office: Military jet crashes in Va
Military jet was a F-15C from Massachusetts Air National Guard.
New deadline approaches for city baseball
The countdown begins again today for a decision on professional baseball in Fredericksburg.
Weather: Mercury is rising
This afternoon Fredericksburg thermometers will reach the 90 degree mark.
Car stolen from Cobblestone Blvd
Read about this and see what other crimes were reported in the Fredericksburg Police Blotter.
Online tips for Labor Day travel
If you’re hitting the road this Labor Day weekend and looking to avoid congestion, there are a couple of online tools that can help.
Suspects in McDonald's shooting arrested
Police have apprehended both suspects wanted in connection with an incident in which a man was shot in the face.
Tax delinquents' names may go public
Caroline County officials may have found a new way to collect owed personal property taxes from the county’s biggest debtors.
Man killed in K.G. auto accident
A man was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Eden Road in King George County Saturday night.
La Rosetta restaurant to open downtown
The Chimneys, the historic house at 623 Caroline St., will once again be home to a restaurant.
Return to store results in shoplifting arrest
Shoplifting suspect apprehended when she later returned to the scene.
UMW puts freeze on hiring
All hiring has been frozen at the University of Mary Washington in anticipation of deep cuts in the state-funded higher education budget.
Stafford board defers decision on Crucible
Company challenging whether Stafford anti-terrorism training center violates county code
EDITORIAL: Remembering Dr. Koop
Former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. C. Everett Koop dies at age 96.
TODAY'S EDITORIAL CARTOON
LETTER: Church’s decline not due to abortion
LETTER: Thanks, all who helped preserve Redoubt No. 2
LETTER: Liberalizing grading scale leaves kids unprepared
LETTER: ‘Drop-kick’ verdict a true miscarriage!
LETTER: Sequestration: Smokescreen for socialism
LETTER: Washington leaders fail at governance
LETTER: Proof ‘Today in History’ column, please!
LETTER: We took a 2 percent cut; why can’t Washington?
LETTER: Parents don’t bring kids to church anymore!
LETTER: Wittman, Cantor to blame for cliff!