Economy


Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For Tuesday, April 13

ROANOKE-Petersburg students return to class, a Roanoke company shows little class when dealing with layoffs and we talk about a 38 minute war.

Will Amherst County Allow Marijuana Sales? Voters Will Decide

AMHERST – Now that Virginia’s legalized marijuana, cities and counties have to choose what to allow. Amherst County wants voters to decide.

Graduation is Coming
Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For Thursday, April 8

RICHMOND-A double graduation is coming, "hazardous" trees attack Shenandoah, we get the results of a poll and Northam offers an endorsement.

Marijuana possession will be legal in Virginia in July
Virginia’s General Assembly Legalized Marijuana. What Does The Law Say?

Personal possession and cultivation of marijuana will be legal in Virginia starting July 1, after the General Assembly voted to pass amendments to this year’s marijuana legalization bill.

Education for the Eastern Shore: Could VA Get a New University?

BELLE HAVEN-A new group hopes to create a university for Virginia's Eastern Shore.

Graphic via Rebecca Russ
Biden’s COVID Relief Plan Is a Huge Deal for Women. Here’s How.

Study after study has found that women, particularly women of color, have borne the brunt of the pandemic’s economic toll, losing jobs and leaving the workforce in alarming numbers.

Northam Amends Bill, Proposes Legalizing Marijuana By July

RICHMOND-Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam doesn’t want to wait until 2024. He wants to see marijuana possession legalized this year.