Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside:


Dominion riders bring 15% boost to bills this year. — Richmond Times-Dispatch.

California’s 2035 ban on new gas-powered cars set to apply to Virginia. — Virginia Mercury.

Tradesman Trucking breaks ground in Gretna, already looking to expand. — Danville Register & Bee.

With increasing demand for housing in Danville, leaders say there’s no simple answer. — Danville Register & Bee.

Youngkin wants to shield road contractors from being ‘crushed’ by inflation. — Richmond Times-Dispatch.


United Way seeks community input for potential volunteer engagement system. — Martinsville Bulletin.

Damascus Trail Center encourages hikers and tourists to visit outdoor destination hub. — WCYB-TV.

Open-air pub opens at Mountain Lake Lodge. — The Roanoke Times.

Local government:

Montgomery County officials moving toward car tax relief. — The Roanoke Times.


Kaine, mine workers celebrate passage of Black Lung legislation. — Bristol Herald Courier.