Alex Wehrung, an outreach coordinator for the Wildlife Center of Virginia, shows off a broad-winged hawk named Grayson to children inside Strasburg Community Library on Wednesday. Rich Cooley/Daily

Strasburg kids meet Virginia wildlife

STRASBURG – Children and their families gathered at the Strasburg Community Library on Wednesday to get an up-close and personal look at some of the critters that live in their backyards.

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Strasburg continues work on King Street

July 27, 2016

Work began Wednesday on the third phase of Strasburg’s downtown streetscape project with town workers cutting down trees along King Street.

Police ID driver in single-vehicle collision

July 27, 2016

The driver in the single-vehicle collision that took place on Interstate 66 on Tuesday night has been identified by Virginia State Police as Earl Christopher Magwood, 40, of Front Royal, said Sergeant F.L. “Les” Tyler, public information officer for the Virginia State Police.

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Dairy company settles with EPA

July 21, 2016

Sunshine’s Pride, a dairy company which formerly had a cheese processing operation in Winchester has settled with the Environmental Protection Agency after two anhydrous ammonia leaks in 2011 and 2012.

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Local woman receives new heart valves

Mary Hicks, 95, sits inside  her Woodstock home. HIcks was one of two people in the region who recently had a minimally invasion surgery for heart valve disease.   Rich Cooley/Daily
Mary Hicks, 95, sits inside  her Woodstock home. HIcks was one of two people in the region who recently had a minimally invasion surgery for heart valve disease.   Rich Cooley/Daily

July 27, 2016

WOODSTOCK – Mary Hicks, a 95-year-old Woodstock resident, was one of the first to receive a minimally invasive aortic valve replacement at Valley Health’s Heart & Vascular Center’s hybrid room in Winchester Medical Center on July 6.

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Opinion

Michael Barone: What’s ‘making America one again’ about?

Michael Barone
Michael Barone

July 27, 2016

“Make America One Again.” That was the stated theme of the last night of the Republican National Convention. In the welter of analysis of Donald Trump’s acceptance speech, few have commented on it, but it’s worth taking it seriously.

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