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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam listens as he prepares to speak to a group of volunteers to distribute supplies at health equity community event Tuesday May 12, 2020, in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Gov. Northam Tells Virginians to Be Cautious as State Enters Phase 3

Virginia is set to enter Phase 3 on Wednesday. Here’s what to expect.

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Northam’s Rent Relief Program Could Help—and Fail—Virginians

Advocacy groups warn that because it's up to judges to determine whether to delay eviction cases, the program may not solve Virginia’s eviction issue.

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Virginia Hospitals Receive Experimental COVID-19 Drug

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of Virginia news coming right up. But First… With the coronavirus pandemic still occurring across the commonwealth, absentee voting is being encouraged now more than ever. We’ve debunked three common misconceptions about voting by mail that’ll be sure to help you this upcoming election...

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Tomorrow is Election Day For Over 100 Virginia Cities

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of today’s Virginia news coming right up.  But First… Tomorrow is election day for over a hundred cities in Virginia. And to make sure voters are able to perform their civic duty safely, Gov. Ralph Northam has introduced multiple precautions to keep exposure to...

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(Part of) Virginia is Officially Set to Begin Reopening This Friday

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of Virginia news coming right up. But First… Restaurants in parking lots? Cleaning teams scouring the beach routinely? These are only some of the safety measures Virginia Beach has pitched in the hopes of lifting some of the restrictions put in place to prevent...

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Northam Announces Northern Virginia Will Be Closed Until May 29

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of Virginia news coming right up.  But First… The coronavirus pandemic forced nearly all Virginia universities to close their campuses and to continue the remainder of the 2020 spring semester virtually. As summer approaches, it’s still unclear whether many will reopen in the fall....

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Northam Explains How NOVA Will Open More Slowly Than Rest of The State

Welcome to today’s edition of the Dogwood. We’ve got a roundup of today’s Virginia news coming right up. But First… Looking to vote in the upcoming May elections? The deadline for applying for an absentee ballot is tomorrow at 5 p.m. To find out more, read our guide here. Five Things You Need to Know...