Environment


Rep. Abigail Spanberger says she's focusing on clean energy and conservation legislation in Congress
Spanberger Highlights Clean Energy, Conservation Legislation

Politicians love to talk about protecting the environment on the campaign trail, but what's happening in Richmond and DC to actually put conservation practices in place? Rep. Abigail Spanberger says Virginia is taking steps to encourage clean energy on conservation practices.

Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For April 21

ALEXANDRIA-Alexandria adopts Virginia's first collective bargaining ordinance, Virginia's First Lady visits Valley schools, and a biotech firm is bringing jobs.

A Look at Yellow Finch Lane
Ettinger: The Clock Has Run Out On Yellow Finch Lane

MONTGOMERY COUNTY-The time's up for protesters on Yellow Finch Lane, as the Mountain Valley Pipeline moves on.

Murder Hornets Aren't On Their Way
No, Murder Hornets Aren’t Heading Towards Virginia This Spring

MARTINSVILLE-Murder hornets will soon emerge from a months-long hibernation. But no, they're not heading towards Virginia.

Families Help Clean Up Southwest Virginia
Southwest Virginia Project Gets Help From Iron Heart Owner

ALLISONIA – For Adam Fariss, owner of Iron Heart Winery in Southwest Virginia, fond memories occurred on the side of the road.

Virginia's houseless population is growing
Dogwood Download: Things You Should Know For Wednesday, March 24

RICHMOND-Houseless rates are up, a whistleblower is fired and Northam signs an executive order to reduce plastic pollution.

A Look at the Risk Area for Southern Virginia
Severe Storms Are Headed For Southern Virginia. Where Will They Hit?

AXTON-The National Weather Service warns a series of severe thunderstorms could hit Southern Virginia, bringing high winds, tornadoes and possibly at least a short-term power outage.