VCU Converts Residence Hall Into Hospital for Non-COVID-19 Patients

Students were not notified of the work until after their possessions were moved Virginia Commonwealth University announced they...

Richmond Rehab Center Becomes Coronavirus Hotspot

Nearly two dozen have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus, and four residents have died. A Virginia long-term...

Liberty U Brought Its Students Back to Campus. Now Some Might Have Coronavirus.

After inviting students to return to campus last week despite the novel coronavirus pandemic, Liberty University in Lynchburg now has nearly a dozen students exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19. The New York Times reported that Dr. Thomas Eppes, the physician running the school's student health...

Trump Violates His Own Orders For Navy Hospital Ship Photo Op

President Donald Trump traveled to Norfolk today, violating federal guidance limiting nonessential travel for seniors like himself. The president acknowledged that making...

Dogwood Daily: Virginia Lags Country in Testing

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Liberty U Brought Its Students Back to Campus. Now Some Might Have Coronavirus.

After inviting students to return to campus last week despite the novel coronavirus pandemic, Liberty University in Lynchburg now has nearly a dozen students exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19. The...

Trump Violates His Own Orders For Navy Hospital Ship Photo Op

President Donald Trump traveled to Norfolk today, violating federal guidance limiting nonessential travel for seniors like himself. The president acknowledged that making the 140-mile trip to Naval Station Norfolk wasn’t necessary, but...

VCU Converts Residence Hall Into Hospital for Non-COVID-19 Patients

Students were not notified of the work until after their possessions were moved Virginia Commonwealth University announced they will be using campus residence halls to care for non-COVID-19...

Richmond Rehab Center Becomes Coronavirus Hotspot

Nearly two dozen have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus, and four residents have died. A Virginia long-term rehabilitation facility is facing a staffing and supply shortage amid...

Virginia Unemployment Claims Surge by 44,000 in One Week

Last week 2,706 people filed for unemployment. This week it was nearly 18 times higher. Nearly 47,000 people filed unemployment claims in Virginia last week, marking another grim...

After Trump Comments, Some Virginia Pharmacies Say They Can’t Get Malaria Medication

Pharmacies throughout the Commonwealth say they are having a tough time coming across the drug chloroquine, which is commonly used to fight malaria. It was recently mentioned by President Donald Trump as...

COVID-19 Shopping: The Stores Giving Seniors Their Own Time to Shop During Coronavirus Crisis

With the novel coronavirus spreading throughout Virginia, senior citizens have a higher risk of becoming seriously ill and dying from the virus. In order to help those shoppers, these Virginia grocery stores...
Teachers protesting for more pay in Virginia (eduation)

Virginia Could Take Away Teachers’ Pay Raise Due to Coronavirus

Pandemic could lead to a drop of $1 billion or more in expected state revenue Virginia lawmakers passed a budget earlier this month that would give teachers and...

Virginia Passed Gun Safety Laws Just in Time For Record Breaking Sales Prompted by...

The laws are awaiting the governor's signature, with a deadline of April 11. In addition to emptying shelves of toilet paper and canned goods to hunker down during...

Students Are Returning to Liberty University Despite Global Pandemic

Over 1,000 Liberty University students have returned to the Lynchburg campus RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Officials in Lynchburg, Virginia, were fielding complaints Tuesday about the hundreds of students...