- Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 November 2014 09:35
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While the second enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act started Nov. 15, state officials still are debating whether to expand the state’s Medicaid program.
Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe has made Medicaid expansion a centerpiece issue, but the Republican-controlled General Assembly has so far refused to accept the federal expansion money, including during a special session in September.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 10:52
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Dean Nininger hopes Virginia watermen keep thinking about tomorrow.
Nininger’s family has been catching and selling blue crabs for more than 47 years.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 October 2014 12:14
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The state has provided coastal residents a new way to check on potential storm surges, such as the ones that flooded parts of the area in 2003, 2006 and 2011.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 September 2014 10:41
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Two state officials and other panelists told more than 100 audience members localities need to strengthen land use ordinances to lessen the impact of gas and oil drilling, should the state issue a permit in the Taylorsville Basin.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 15:09
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The new Virginia Oyster Trail will help watermen in King George and Westmoreland, area residents said.
Several years ago, a group of business and civic leaders got together in Lancaster to talk about how to create economic activity in the Northern Neck by improving Virginia’s brand as an oyster producing state. The result was the creation of the Virginia Oyster Trail, which was announced last week by Gov. Terry McAuliffe.