Rep. Ben Cline
A Congressman from our area is joining a bipartisan effort to address the rising cost of prescription drugs across the US and here in the Commonwealth. WLNI’s Clark Palmer has more.
6-27 Cline Prescription Drug Bill WLNI Wrap-WEB
Virginia’s upcoming state elections that could determine the control of the General Assembly will be held under a redrawn election map following a decision by the US Supreme Court. WLNI’s Clark Palmer has more.
6-18 Supreme Court Ruling WLNI WRAP-WEB
Rep. Ben Cline
A Congressman from our area says replenishing a fund supporting victims of 9/11 renews the nations commitment to never forget. Ben Cline was working as Chief of Staff for Bob Goodlatte at the time. WLNI’s Clark Palmer has more.6-13 Cline 911 Funding WLNI Wrap-WEB
As parts of Virginia prepare for primary elections tomorrow, one of its Democratic Senators is calling for tighter security measures for all elections. WLNI’s Clark Palmer has more.
6-10 Warner Election WLNI Wrap-WEB
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A beer being released tomorrow pays homage to Bedford’s connection to World War Two and the Normandy invasion. WLNI’s Clark Palmer has more.
6-5 Beales Spitfire Beer WLNI Wrap-WEB
State lawmakers will head back to Richmond to take part in a special session of the General Assembly to discuss possible gun reform including possible expansion of back ground checks. WLNI’s Clark Palmer
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The University of Virginia Men’s Lacrosse team claimed their 6th National Championship and first since 2011 with a 13-9 victory over Yale in yesterday’s NCAA Final. Matt Moore and Michael Kraus combined for seven goals for the Cavaliers.
The E.C. Glass High School community is in mourning today after a soon-to-graduate senior was fatally shot last night, and another student was critically wounded. 18-year-old Dre’yon Browley and the second student were shot at the Meadows apartments not far from the school. Police say a suspect was arrested in Campbell County about three hours after the shooting. He is not yet 18, so his name is not being released. WLNI’s Janet Rose has more:
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FROM LYNCHBURG POLICE : On May 16, 2019 at 7:30 pm Lynchburg Police Officers were dispatched to 2315 Yorktown Ave, The Meadows Apartments for a report of malicious wounding. Callers stated that two people had been shot behind the 400 building. When officers arrived on scene, they located two adult males both suffering from gunshot wounds. Officers provided first aid until Lynchburg Fire Department medics arrived in an attempt to provide life saving measures. Both individuals were transported to the Lynchburg General Hospital. Victim # 1: Dre’yon Ty’Shean Browley, 18 year old resident of Lynchburg later succumbed to his injuries.Victim # 2: An 18 year old male resident of Lynchburg is being treated at Lynchburg General Hospital for serious injuries. He is listed in critical but stable condition.LPD Criminal Investigations and Forensics units responded to assist in the investigation. Leads were quickly developed as a result of cooperation by the community.
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The judge in Charlottesville that ruled two confederate statues were protected under state law says there are some misconceptions regarding his ruling. WLNI’s Clark Palmer has more
5-2 C-Ville Statue Ruling WLNI Wrap-WEB
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Governor Northam has announced an education initiative to help Virgina’s students succeed in the 21 st century workforce. WLNI’s Clark Palmer has more
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