STRASBURG — A boiler explosion early Friday morning blew out a wall at the Valley Milk Products plant in downtown Strasburg creating a hazardous ammonia leak.
The Virginia Department of Health is reviewing whether residents in areas experiencing substantial and high transmission rates of the novel coronavirus should consider wearing masks indoors — even if they are fully vaccinated.
WOODSTOCK - A Tennessee man involved in a police pursuit chase that reached speeds of more than 100 mph on I-81 in April has been sentenced to a year in prison after being indicted by a Shenandoah County Circuit Court grand jury earlier this month.
Culpeper County has expressed interest in joining the Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail as a regular member.
WOODSTOCK — The civil lawsuit claiming the wrongful death of Gina Shoemaker is alive again after the Supreme Court of Virginia sent it back to Shenandoah County Circuit Court for further argument.
WOODSTOCK — A Toms Brook couple was arrested by the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office and received a dozen charges of giving children access to firearms.
FRONT ROYAL — As the country emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail is moving forward with some operational changes including the return of onsite visitation.
WOODSTOCK — A second legal attempt to stop the decision to rename two Shenandoah County public schools was dismissed with prejudice Friday morning.
WOODSTOCK — Some people have jobs, but they need a bit of help to pay their rent, car repairs and medical bills.
WOODSTOCK — Arguments will be heard next month on the second petition challenging the renaming of two Shenandoah County schools.
ORKNEY SPRINGS — At first, there was some trepidation among the campers.
About 1,700 voters in Warren and Shenandoah counties participated in the Democratic primary on Tuesday.
In addition to an increase in overall traffic volume on Virginia’s highways,14 deaths occurred over the Memorial Day weekend, according to a news release from Virginia State Police. That’s six more deaths than last year’s three day weekend.
STRASBURG — A lack of communication between jurisdictions is sometimes a complaint of government work.
WOODSTOCK — An Edinburg man was indicted by a Shenandoah County Circuit Court grand jury on May 12 in connection to a shots fired incident in Strasburg last year.
Following a year of unprecedented changes, the Republican Party will hold an unusual “unassembled convention” Saturday at 39 polling sites throughout the commonwealth.
The Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail still has more out-of-compliance inmates compared to what it normally has, the Personnel & Finance Committee of the Authority Board discussed at a recent meeting.
Participants in the Shenandoah County Republican Committee’s “firehouse primary” held Saturday chose the incumbent candidates from District 1 and District 5 to represent the party in the November elections for the county Board of Supervisors seats.
The missing 83-year-old Edinburg man still hasn't been found, the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday.
A Pennsylvania man has been arrested following a multi-state investigation that involved the Drug Enforcement Administration and the seizure of about 1 1/2 pounds of methamphetamine.
No deaths were reported in the Lord Fairfax Health District over the weekend as Frederick County saw the largest increase in new cases within it.
A former pastor of a Toms Brook church was arrested Thursday on a sexual assault charge.
WOODSTOCK – One Shenandoah County murder case was set for trial on Thursday while another was continued due to medical reasons.
A diesel fuel leak from a tanker truck closed about 20 miles of northbound Interstate 81 between Woodstock and Middletown for a few hours on Wednesday morning.
A Conicville fire engine overturned onto its side as it was responding to one of several fires in Shenandoah County over a windy weekend.
Shenandoah County Circuit Court has received approval to resume holding jury trials.
Wayne Bock got the call Saturday that his shop, Bock's Garage, was on fire. There was little he could do about it but watch.
When a person has a job to do outdoors, a snowstorm tends to make that work more difficult. At least, that’s the case for Cody Taylor, 33, of Front Royal, who is a surveyor for the Fairfax County government.
A few more inches of snow were forecast to accumulate in the region overnight, and area residents can expect melting snow and then refreezing at night this week.
Front Royal police have responded to seven suspected drug overdoses since Jan. 1, with four of them resulting in deaths.
A local distillery and its owner have been indicted by a Shenandoah County grand jury on 115 counts of charges relating to dumping over 40,000 gallons of industrial waste into a stream.
One COVID-19 death in Winchester was reported Friday, the same day that the Virginia Department of Health reported across the state the fifth-highest number of new COVID-19 case, less than 50 percent of that number on Saturday, and the seventh-highest number of new cases on Sunday.
It was back to business as usual Thursday afternoon after winter storm Gail dropped several inches of snow throughout Warren and Shenandoah counties Wednesday.
A shooting suspect who was chased by police from Harrisonburg north into Shenandoah County was apprehended in Woodstock on Thursday morning.
A Maurertown man is wanted by the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office after allegedly eluding police at speeds of over 100 miles per hour on Sunday.
Election Day is a family affair for George Rathore and his family.
WOODSTOCK—A Shenandoah County Circuit Court Judge on Monday rescheduled a murder trial set for September because a key witness will not be able to appear.
This year’s Route 11 Yard Crawl has been canceled, the Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce has announced.
The Toms Brook Town Council on Thursday unanimously approved its 2021 budget.
There were no comments at the Toms Brook Town Council meeting and a public hearing held Thursday on the 2020-2021 fiscal year budget.
Lisa Currie was reelected as Toms Brook mayor in Tuesday town elections.
Toms Brook held two uncontested elections on Tuesday.
At a Valentine’s Day dinner tonight, 12 local couples married for 50 years or longer will meet to celebrate life and love.
WOODSTOCK — A Shenandoah County Circuit Court judge rejected a second bond appeal for a Toms Brook man accused of murder and set a trial date for his case on Friday.
The Western Virginia Continuum of Care is planning its annual Point-in-Time homeless count for Jan. 22 and accepting Letter of Intent applications from eligible agencies operating within the CoC’s geographic region.
TOMS BROOK — The Natural Art Garden Center in Toms Brook has unveiled a unique display during the holiday season.
WOODSTOCK – A Shenandoah County Circuit Court judge denied bond Wednesday to Todd Anthony Bly, a Toms Brook man accused of second-degree murder.
TOMS BROOK — At its 150th anniversary celebration on Sunday, the Mount Olive United Methodist Church recognized some of its longtime members.
A cat tested positive for rabies after an attack north of Toms Brook, the Lord Fairfax Health District announced on Friday.
TOMS BROOK – The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office has charged a 51-year-old Toms Brook man with second-degree murder in the shooting death of his stepson.
An apparent domestic dispute Wednesday evening has left one Toms Brook man dead and another charged with second-degree murder.