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Stafford landfill friction continues New proposal would patch the...
A new proposal that would patch the regional landfill's financial holes but end the litter program in Stafford County raised the eyebrows of some supervisors, who questioned whether there were other options.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Boy pulled from pool dies in hospital A 4-year-old boy has died after ...
A 4-year-old boy has died after being pulled last Sunday from a swimming pool in the Aquia Harbour subdivision in Stafford County.
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House, Senate: Virginia Medicaid debate in September
The Virginia General Assembly will go back into session this September to debate Medicaid expansion, legislative leaders said Wednesday.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Protect the herons at Crow's Nest
On June 25, I appeared before the Stafford Planning Commission to object to an application to extend public sewer and water utilities to the undeveloped Crow's Nest Harbour.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Boy, 5, Pulled from Aquia Harbour Swimming Pool
A 5-year-old boy is clinging to life tonight after nearly drowning at a swimming pool inside the gated Aquia Harbour community.
Miles-long delays clog beach routes after holiday getaway
The WTOP traffic team is tracking the most significant Sunday volume delays of the season on the traditionally slow summer routes: Interstate 95 in Virginia and U.S. Route 50 in Maryland.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Stafford trying to stop sex sales Stafford detectives are cracking down on prostitution
Stafford County detectives are cracking down on those who would seek to provide or receive sexual services for money in the county.
Sewage dispute continues in Stafford Dispute drags on about raw...
Raw sewage has been flowing for months from a broken pipe that serves Aquia Pines Camp Resort, as a dispute drags on between the owners of the campground and an adjacent parcel.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Stafford to hear from public on proffers A recommendation to increase ...
A recommendation to increase most of the suggested cash proffers in Stafford County will soon be in front of the public.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
BB gun attacks reported in Fredericksburg A bicyclist and a sign...
A bicyclist and a sign being carried by a woman protesting President Obama were both shot with either a BB gun or a pellet gun over the weekend in Fredericksburg, police said.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Reserve funds an option for landfill To pull the regional landfill...
To pull the regional landfill out of a financial hole, possible solutions range from charging Fredericksburg and Stafford residents to dump trash, to having the county pitch in funding.
Stafford Honors Fallen Marine Hero and 'Wonderful Son'
Kristine Stewart and her two children watched as six Marines pulled her husband's flag-draped casket from a hearse.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Man gets 40 years for home invasion Prince William man sentenced for...
A Prince William County man was ordered Thursday to serve 40 years in prison for a home-invasion robbery in Stafford County last year in which two men were shot.
Motorcycle procession set for fallen Marine Area club, Sheriff's...
The body of Marine Staff Sgt. David H. Stewart will be accompanied from Dover Air Force Base to Stafford by the Stafford County Sheriff's Office and a procession of motorcyclists made up of current and former police, fire and rescue workers, and military service members today.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Emergency response only a practice run Tornado drill tests Stafford County's emergency plans
Mike Null, Chief Animal Control Officer, shows off the emergency animal shelter trailer, capable of housing 45 animals at the Stafford Emergency Drill at the Rodney E. Thompson Middle School, which acted as the shelter center in Stafford on Thursday, June 26, 2014.
Woman guilty of embezzling from employer Spotsylvania woman convicted ...
A Spotsylvania County woman is in jail after being convicted of stealing at least $231,000 from her employer over a 12-year period.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Wild chase leads to charges A Stafford man is accused of turning a...
A Stafford County man is accused of turning a defective headlight into multiple felony charges - including attempted capital murder - late Monday, police said.
Scam Alert: Second Elderly Woman Tricked by Repair Worker Scam
The Stafford County Sheriff's Office is searching for two men who scammed an elderly woman by posing as power company employees.
Stafford to test new cellphone policies Stafford high school students ...
Stafford County high school students will test out relaxed restrictions on cellphone use in order to see if new policies that have divided teachers and administrators will work.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Con artists steal cash from Stafford woman Two men posing as power...
Two men posing as power company employees stole an undisclosed amount of money from an elderly Stafford County woman Monday afternoon, police said.