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


Trucking company fined for diesel spill into James River. — The Roanoke Times (paywall).


AI weapons detection startups compete with industry giant in expanding Virginia school market. — Virginia Mercury.

Ferrum College unveils renovated disc golf course, announces inaugural tournament. — WSET-TV.


Ex-Congressman Tom Garrett accused of abuse in bitter divorce proceedings. — The (Charlottesville) Daily Progress (paywall).

Roanoke council moves to fold climate change action into city’s master plan. — Roanoke Rambler.

Health care:

Virginia’s Obamacare premiums to spike with reinsurance program end. — Richmond Times-Dispatch (paywall).

Public safety:

Roanoke police chief candidates whittled to six. — The Roanoke Times (paywall).


Council votes to remove Bristol’s aging Christmas tree. — Bristol Herald Courier (paywall).


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