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  1. Weather blog: Snow Totals And What's NextRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The flurries and light snow showers will be pushing out soon. It is caused by a little wave of energy in the mid levels that is behind the main system.

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  2. Garage fire spreads to home and treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A garage fire in the Indian River section of Chesapeake Wednesday night spread to a nearby home and several trees, according to officials.

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  3. Men led police on chase after allegedly stealing car in ChesapeakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Authorities are looking for three men who they say led officers on a chase after allegedly stealing a vehicle in Chesapeake. According to Portsmouth police, a "Be On The Lookout" was issued for a silver Suzuki SUV that had been reported stolen in Chesapeake.

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  4. Water main break on Fisherman's Road and Quincy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    In Chesapeake, a water main break has been reported in the 1200 block of N. George Washington Highway. The northbound lanes are closed and traffic is being re-routed into the center lane.

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  5. Man expected to recover after being struck by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    An employee of Norfolk & Portsmouth Belt Line Railroad Co is expected to recover after being struck by a box car overnight. According to Detective Kelly O'Sullivan with Chesapeake Police, police received the call for an industrial accident at 2:35 a.m. Tuesday.

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  6. Police: Motor grader operator at fault in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Virginia State Police say the operator of a motor grader was at fault in a fatal crash at the I-264 and I-664 interchange last week. According to state police, the accident happened Tuesday, February 17 around 9:40 p.m. Keith Shearrin, of Portsmouth, crashed into a Caterpillar Motor Grader that was subcontracted by VDOT to clear snow.

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  7. BBB warns customers about Headstones UnlimitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    After a 10 On Your Side investigation into a local headstone company, the Better Business Bureau has issued a warning. In the fall, WAVY.com talked to three people who said they paid business owner Edward Prince, but never got the headstones they ordered.

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  8. Massachusetts officer shot by Coast Guardsman speaks about recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    For the first time, we're hearing from a Massachusetts police officer who was ambushed by a local Coast Guardsman. Adrian Loya, a Portsmouth-based Coast Guardsman, is being held in police custody without bail for the Massachusetts attack that left one woman dead, another injured, and a police officer with multiple injuries.

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  9. Chesapeake police searching for 3 shoplifting suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Chesapeake police are looking for three people accused of stealing clothing from a store in the Western Branch area of the city.

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  10. HRT bus involved in crash with motorized wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Chesapeake Police Public Information Officer Leo Kosinski confirmed that crews were dispatched at 6:47 p.m. to the scene in the area of Bainbridge Blvd. and Holly Avenue. According to police, the bus driver saw the person traveling on the street in the direction of the bus and swerved at the last second to avoid a direct collision with the motorized wheelchair.

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  11. Fire breaks out at Chesapeake sushi restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Investigators are working to figure out what caused the fire that broke out at a restaurant in the Greenbrier section of Chesapeake Friday morning. The fire caused significant damage to Yama Sushi Bar at 109 Volvo Parkway, according to Capt.

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  12. Cold causes water main break in ChesapeakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Around 6:45 p.m., a water main broke along North George Washington Highway, near the Chesapeake-Portsmouth city line. At the same time, city officials said there was a valve issue at a nearby water tank.

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  13. Centerville Turnpike Bridge closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    According to Elizabeth Vaughn with Chesapeake Public Works, mechanics are troubleshooting the issue.

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  14. Weather blog: Snow Is Wrapping Up. How'd We Do?Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    "HEY JEREMYYYYY.I HEARD SUCH AND SUCH SAY THAT WERE WERE GOING TO GET 8-12 INCHES. IS THAT TRUE True trueeee?" I then wake up from my nightmare where a ton of armchair and network forecasters had called for snowmageddon in Hampton Roads with a possible foot of snow in the metro area.

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  15. Strong winds leave thousands without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Strong winds from an Arctic cold front caused storm damage and left thousands of Dominion Virginia Power customs without power Saturday night. Wind gusts in excess of 60 mph downed trees and damaged power lines.

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  16. Second mistrial declared in case of deadly Rite Aid shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Still frame of surveillance video taken of a deadly shooting inside the Rite Aid at Tidwater Drive and Cromwell Road in Aug. 2012. NORFOLK, Va.

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  17. Homeowners sue Chesapeake over road expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Dozens of residents in Chesapeake are at odds with the city over the recently opened Veterans Bridge. Neighbors say the construction is having a negative impact on their day-to-day lives.

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  18. Men accused of stealing clothing from Chesapeake department storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Police are asking for the public's help in identifying two men accused of stealing hundreds worth of merchandise from a department store in Chesapeake.

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  19. PD: Men list car for sale on Craigslist, ask for payment via MoneyGramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Authorities are searching for two men they say stole money from a man via a MoneyGram after listing a car for sale on Craigslist. Police say the suspects listed a vehicle for sale on Craigslist for $900 on Jan. 14. When someone interested in buying the car responded to the ad, they were told the car had been impounded in Norfolk and they could pick up the car if they sent the impound payment of $450 via a MoneyGram, say police.

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  20. Police seek suspect identify in Wal-Mart shopliftingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The suspect was inside the Wal-Mart in the 1500 block of Sam's Circle when she put on a $90 jacket, according to Kelly O'Sullivan with Chesapeake police.

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