• M-83 Highway opposed by grassroots efforts

    7/26/13 6:22 PM

    A group of Montgomery County residents say they're fighting to protect what little bit of nature they have left from the county's bulldozers and cement trucks.

  • Cicadas damage Virginia forestry

    6/20/13 4:03 PM Comment

    Virginia forestry officials are reporting widespread damage to oaks and other trees from this year's arrival of cicadas.

  • Virginia opens Shanghai trade office

    4/23/13 2:23 PM Comment

    Gov. Bob McDonnell announced the opening Tuesday of a trade office in Shanghai as he continues a trade and marketing mission to Asia. China purchased nearly $640 million in agricultural goods last year from Virginia.