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Feb 27, 2013
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CDC confirms respiratory illness in Va.
Virginia is the latest state to detect a respiratory illness caused by an uncommon virus similar to the germ that causes the common cold.
First of four men go on trial in city killing
A trial for one of the four men accused in the Nov. 24 slaying of Rodney D. Beanum got underway Wednesday in Fredericksburg Circuit Court.
Baseball deal could resolve money issue
New developments in negotiations between city and baseball partners could be a game changer.
Man says thief grabbed his cash
Victim reports he had just cashed a check at a Fredericksburg business when a man stole his money, police said.
Fewer schools fully accredited in region
The number of Fredericksburg-area schools that missed full accreditation almost tripled from last year, according to results released this morning by the Virginia Department of Education.
Stafford rejects Oakenwold development
Stafford County Board of Supervisors voted 5-1 to reject a proposed development near the Stafford Regional Airport.
Stafford cancels Crow's Nest hearing
Stafford Board unexpectedly removes public hearing on development near Crow's Nest from its agenda.
King George OKs cell tower request
King George approves new cell tower to fill in gaps in telecommunications coverage
Police create tip line for missing student
Police have established a designated tip line for information on missing University of Virginia student Hannah Elizabeth Graham.
Express-lane technology put to test
If you've noticed a slight increase in HOV traffic on Interstate 95 lately, it's because testing of the forthcoming express lanes has started.
City woman killed in Essex crash
Fredericksburg woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Essex County Monday, police said.
EATS: Get sweet on Eileen's
THEATER REVIEW: Discover the heart of 'R&J'
Boarding school students discover a banned book of "Romeo and Juliet" in this bold theater production.
CALENDAR: Feb. 21-28
KIDSTUFF: Feb. 21-28
ART EXHIBITS: Feb. 21-28
YOUNG LIFE: Set sail for a pirate party
Movie Reviews: "Quartet," "Beautiful Creatures," "Safe Haven," "A Good Day To Die Hard," "Escape From Planet Earth"
THEATER REVIEW: The big sound of Fats Waller
The heart of Harlem is right at Riverside.