RMHC Southwest Virginia celebrates Day of Change

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southwest Virginia is celebrating Day of Change this weekend. WLNI’s Starr Anderson has more details on how you can help support families with critically-ill children when you eat at McDonald’s restaurants. 10-12-day-of-change-wrap-wlni-web

VTC launches new LGBT tourism marketing efforts

The Virginia Tourism Corporation has launched its new LGBT tourism marketing efforts, which are part of the recommendations offered by Governor Terry McAuliffe’s LGBT Tourism Task Force. The details from WLNI’s Starr Anderson. 09-28-lgbt-wrap-web-wlni

Goodwill looking to attract more customers

Goodwill Industries of the Valleys is making some changes after its retail sales this year have struggled to meet targets. WLNI’s Starr Anderson the story. 09-21-goodwill-wrap-web-wlni

September is National Preparedness Month

It’s National Preparedness Month, and the Virginia Department of Emergency Management is encouraging all residents to take precautions that could save their lives in an emergency situation. The story from WLNI’s Starr Anderson. 09-01 Preparedness Month Wrap WLNI WEB

VT implementing Clear Bag Policy

Following in the footsteps of the NFL and a number of other universities, Virginia Tech has announced it’s implementing a Clear Bag Policy at Lane Stadium. WLNI’s Starr Anderson the story. 08-15 Clear Bag Policy Wrap WLNI WEB  

The Geology of Virginia is now available

You can now purchase your copy of The Geology of Virginia. WLNI’s Starr Anderson has more details on the first comprehensive review of the state’s geology published in more than a century. 08-09 Geology of Virginia Wrap WLNI WEB  

Red Cross still facing critical blood shortage

The American Red Cross hopes a small perk will motivate blood and platelet donors to give now and help put an end to a critical blood shortage. WLNI’s Starr Anderson has the story. 07-28 Blood Shortage Wrap WEB WLNI

National D-Day Memorial hosting Family Day

The National D-Day Memorial in Bedford invites people of all ages to take a step back in time this weekend and experience life in the 1940s. WLNI’s Starr Anderson has more details on the annual Family Day. 07-15 Family Day Wrap WLNI WEB

VT professor weighs in on Pokemon Go

A Virginia Tech professor studying social effects of new technologies is weighing in on the viral phenomenon Pokemon Go. The story from WLNI’s Starr Anderson. 07-13 Pokemon Go Wrap WEB WLNI