RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia farm and forestry exports reached a record $2.85 billion last year, with soybeans leading the way and China the prime destination. Gov. Terry McAuliffe released the export numbers Thursday as the Governor's Conference on Agricultural Trade got underway in Richmond.
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Virginia hazardous materials unit has found coal ash in the Dan River in Virginia from the massive spill last month. he unit of the Danville Fire Department responded to a call of an unusual substance in the water Wednesday afternoon. Tests determined the substance to be coal ash.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior defense official says the Army is investigating sexual abuse allegations against an officer who trains military prosecutors who handle sexual and physical abuse cases. The official says Lt. Col. Joseph Morse is being investigated for allegedly groping a female Army lawyer in Northern Virginia in 2011.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia is planning its first official commemoration of K-9 Veterans Day. The event March 15 at the Virginia War Memorial in Richmond recognizes the contributions of the dogs who have served side by side with soldiers and with police and other first-responders.
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