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December 20, 2017
Democrat Shelly Simonds, right, attends a function at Heritage High School in November along with Republican David Yancey. Yancey had a 10-vote lead heading into Tuesday's recount, but Simonds emerged victorious. Photo by Julia Rendleman for The Washington Post
Court tosses out one-vote victory in recount that had briefly ended a Republican majority in Virginia
December 20, 2017 - 4:20pm
Democrat Shelly Simonds, right, attends a function at Heritage High School in November along with Republican David Yancey. Yancey had a 10-vote lead heading into Tuesday's recount, but Simonds emerged victorious. Photo by Julia Rendleman for The Washington Post
11,608 to 11,607: A single vote just created a rare tie in Virginia's legislature
December 20, 2017 - 6:36am
December 19, 2017
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People couldn't believe two dogs killed their owner. So the sheriff described the horror.
December 19, 2017 - 11:54am
November 28, 2017
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She sent her child to school with a recorder to catch bullies - and was charged with a felony
November 28, 2017 - 1:37pm
May 10, 2013
Flowers are placed on the alleged burial site of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev in Doswell, Va. on May 10, 2013. Ruslan Tsarni, the uncle of Tamerlan Tsarnaev said Tsarnaev was buried in the cemetery in Doswell, near Richmond. Tsarnaev was killed April 19 in a getaway attempt after a gunbattle with police. His younger brother, Dzhokhar, was captured later and remains in custody. (AP Photo/The Free Lance-Star, Robert A. Martin)
Boston bombing suspect buried in Virginia cemetery
May 10, 2013 - 2:09pm
May 12, 2012
Rep. Tom Rukavina of Virginia, left, makes a point to Rep. Debra Hillstrom of Brooklyn Center in this October 2010 photo. Rukavina is retiring. (Don Davis/Forum Communications Co., file(
Rukavina retirement saddens all
May 12, 2012 - 12:00am
December 24, 2011
Classic Editorial: Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus!
December 24, 2011 - 6:38am
February 17, 2011
Letter: Bad decisions at 700 Stearns
February 17, 2011 - 12:00am
December 24, 2010
Editorial: Believe: 'Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus!'
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2010
The O'Hanlon family and friends gather to hear the editorial answering Virginia's question read from The Sun newspaper by the little girl's father. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Holiday stage productions - Willmar
December 2, 2010 - 8:00am
April 10, 2010
4 missing W.Va. miners found dead; final toll at 29
April 10, 2010 - 12:59am
April 6, 2010
25 dead in W.Va. mine blast, rescue preparation under way for four missing
April 6, 2010 - 11:24am
June 12, 2009
Commentary: Can the state of Virginia be Obama-cized once more?
June 12, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
Letter: Weatherization funds well spent
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Frazee, Minn., woman wanted by law for not testifying against husband turns herself in
December 30, 2008 - 2:00pm