Gov. Glenn Youngkin speaks to reporters after the session adjourned. Photo by Markus Schmidt.
Gov. Glenn Youngkin speaks to reporters in Richmond after the General Assembly adjourned. Photo by Markus Schmidt.

Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Virginia:


Youngkin uses national profile to raise big money for Virginia races. — Richmond Times-Dispatch.

Youngkin names interim public health commissioner. — Richmond Times-Dispatch.

Virginia tightening rules for disciplining youth in custody. — Richmond Times-Dispatch.

Youngkin recommends tighter parental approvals for children accessing websites. — Virginia Mercury.


CMT Award winner Megan Moroney coming to Roanoke. — The Roanoke Times.

Volunteers needed for Roanoke’s Ironman race. — WDBJ-TV.


Charlotte County lifts moratorium on solar projects. — Mecklenburg Sun.

Mecklenburg planners support cap on solar land going under panel. — Mecklenburg Sun.

Disaster loans still available in Wise, Dickenson, Buchanan counties. — The Coalfield Progress.

E-scooter parking planned for downtown Roanoke as blocked sidewalks remain a constant. — Roanoke Rambler.


Bedford board petitions Gov. Youngkin to declare county disaster area due to drought. — The (Lynchburg) News & Advance (paywall).

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