Virginia farmers race against rain to harvest wheat

Already behind schedule due to a mid-May freeze, Virginia’s wheat farmers are dealing with the.

Virginia Tech researchers study catastrophic disease events in marine mammals

A wild grey seal colony on the beach at Horsey, UK. Photo courtesy of Nigel.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, July 2 American Legion meeting American Legion Harvey-Howe-Carper Post 30 will meet on Thursday,.

Local college students named to dean’s list

Three local students made the dean’s list at Rochester Institute of Technology for the 2020.

Safer at home: Phase Three guidelines for fitness and exercise facilities

Scope: Gymnasiums, recreation centers, sports facilities, and exercise facilities. Phase 3: Establishments must either implement.

Safer at home: Phase Three guidelines for recreational sports

Participants and organizers of recreational sports activities must strictly adhere to the physical distancing guidelines,.

Federal Transit Administration awards $6,122,038 to Town of Blacksburg

The Federal Transit Administration has awarded the Town of Blacksburg $6,122,038 to support its public.

Radford Food City supermarket open for business

After Wednesday morning’s grand opening ceremonies, the Radford Food City supermarket has opened its doors.

VT students find parallels between the coronavirus pandemic and the 1918 influenza pandemic

For most of the fall of 1918, news coverage revolved around the great flu pandemic.

New book draws attention to past NRV drug smuggling

One of Wallace Thrasher’s planes crashed into the side of a mountain near Fancy Gap.