The State Capitol. Photo by Markus Schmidt.
The State Capitol. Photo by Markus Schmidt.

Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside. Some content may be behind a metered paywall:


Virginia Senate working on response to latest House budget proposal. — Richmond Times-Dispatch (paywall).

“We will put the state tax holiday in there,” top Virginia budget negotiator says. —WAVY-TV. [Read Cardinal News’ coverage of why the sales tax holiday went away here.]


Eight Virginia companies make 2023 Fortune Global 500. — Virginia Business.

Health care:

Opioid company may back out of “pill mill” settlement, including $21 million owed to Virginia. — Richmond Times-Dispatch (paywall).


Virginia trans students, parents speak out against new Youngkin K-12 policies. — Richmond Times-Dispatch (paywall).

Lynchburg City Schools releases price estimates of master plan scenarios ahead of joint meeting. — The (Lynchburg) News & Advance (paywall).


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