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The VPA champions the common interests of newspapers in the Commonwealth and the ideals of a free press in a democratic society. Est. 1881 RTs ≠ endorsements
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Virginia Press Association 2h
So Virginia awarded five companies with licenses to dispense CBD oil and THC-A oil. What does it mean for the state and its citizens? We're going to talk about this (and a lot more) at Register now! Space is limited.
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Virginia Press Association 17h
A database to connect national editors with local journalists to better represent and report on smaller communities? Great read about an inspiring idea.
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Virginia Press Association 24h
It's always great to see former Virginia newspaper journalists making their mark in the book world by telling stories that started with local reporting. Congrats to Beth Macy (formerly of ) and Earl Swift (formerly of )
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Virginia Press Association Nov 16
A photo for every soldier killed in Vietnam--that's the goal. Newspapers in Virginia can help achieve it.
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Monique Calello Nov 16
Awesome Q&A with my content coach at work! Every time he works with me, I know I'm going to end up with a great story.
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Jeff Schwaner Nov 15
When you are the only journalist in the state with the word "coach" in your job title, eventually another journalist will want to interview you to find out exactly what you do for a living...
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Virginia Press Association Nov 15
Go check out our Q&A this week Go read our Q&A with from ! We talk about watchdog coaching, poetry, what can turn a good story into a great story and more!
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Virginia Press Association Nov 14
Health reporters around Richmond: You probably want to attend this tomorrow at VCU!
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Virginia Press Association Nov 14
Amazon doesn't just get up to $550 million in state incentives from Virginia. They also get a promise from the state to limit public-records requests regarding their new HQ to the “maximum extent permitted." (via )
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Virginia Press Association Nov 14
MARTINSVILLE- The City of Martinsville is consolidating its lawsuit against opioid manufactures and distributors to include 10 other localities. (By )
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Virginia Press Association Nov 14
BLACKSBURG- As part of Amazon's HQ2 package, Virginia Tech will build a new campus in northern Virginia. (By & )
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Virginia Press Association Nov 14
Replying to @NewsVirginian
STAUNTON- Robert E. Lee High School is shedding its name. The school, effective next August, will be called Staunton High School. (By Bob Stuart )
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Virginia Press Association Nov 14
D.C.- The U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to hear an appeal regarding the constitutionality of 11 political districts for Virginia's House of Delegates. (By & )
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Virginia Press Association Nov 14
Replying to @mmartzrtd @RTDNEWS
ARLINGTON- Amazon announced it would split HQ2 between Arlington and Long Island City. Some are elated about the deal in Virginia. Some are skeptical. (By )
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Virginia Press Association Nov 14
Yesterday was a doozy of a news day in Virginia. Thread incoming.
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Virginia Press Association Nov 12
We’re set up at the Virginia Tourism Summit at in the Richmond Convention Center. Stop by and take our quiz to see how many Virginia landmarks you can guess from our display. Quiz takers will be entered in a drawing for a basket of wine!
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Virginia Press Association Nov 12
There's a lot happening in Virginia right now--from redistricting to legalized gambling and medical marijuana. We're going to talk about those and more during . We will also have a lunch keynote from !
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Virginia Press Association Nov 9
LOUDOUN- A county official blocks someone on a social media site. The person who was blocked sues. It's going to a federal appeals court in Richmond. But what does this mean for President Trump? (By )
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Virginia Press Association Nov 9
Sorry about that! Will repost with correct byline.
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Virginia Press Association Nov 9
STAUNTON- Mary Baldwin College has removed an art exhibit after student protests saying the exhibit was racist. (By )
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