Earlier this month, it was announced that Virginia Tech and the Town of Blacksburg have prohibited tailgating ahead of sports events for this school year. While many were saddened by the news, the town council and Virginia Tech felt that … Continue reading
In this special edition, we cover stories related to COVID-19 in the New River Valley and across the state of Virginia.
By: Rasha Aridi Richmond, Va.’s empty schools, roads, public spaces, and small businesses feel like an eery reminder of what life pre-COVID19 felt like. What used to feel like a growing and bustling city now feels quiet as Richmonders hunker … Continue reading
Program note: This newscast was recorded at 11:30am on March 4, 2020. After the program was recorded, Senator Bernie Sanders was declared the winner of the California primary and former Vice President Joe Biden was declared the winner in Maine.