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Watermen sentenced for harvesting oysters in condemned area

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — In a Virginia Health Department lab in Norfolk, staff tests water samples from oyster beds across the area. They determine which can be safely open for harvest and which should be condemned. 361 more words

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Photos: Search for missing boater continues

The search for a missing boater continues into its second day, Tuesday, January 27, 2015.

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Boater missing, capsized boat found on James River

ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Crews are searching for a 75-year-old man whose boat was found capsized on the James River Monday night. 370 more words

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James River search underway for person seen jumping off Pocahontas Parkway

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Police and firefighters searched the James River Wednesday after someone reported seeing a person jump off the Pocahontas Parkway. A driver told a toll attendant he saw a car parked on the bridge and then saw someone jump off Pocahontas Parkway (895) near the Chippenham Parkway at about 9 a.m. 74 more words


James River Beach Still Life

Natural objects on the shore the James River, near Richmond, VA.


Take a chilly dip in the James to support Keep Virginia Beautiful

RICHMOND, Va – Mike Baum, Executive Director of Keep Virginia Beautiful, stopped by the studio to share some details on the inaugural ‘Shiver in The River’ fundraising event. 111 more words

Virginia This Morning

Weekly Photo Challenge: Serenity: Gone Hollywood

I have a love affair with a cemetery. Hollywood Cemetery is the jewel in Richmond’s crown.

Were you to visit just one site in our city to capture its essence, it would have to be here, I think. 428 more words