Federal and State Conservation Programs in Shenandoah Valley Region

 Federal Programs

   
Show Federal Programs Organizations & Professionals (152)
There are 152 resources serving Shenandoah Valley Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Federal Programs Organizations & Professionals serving Shenandoah Valley Region
Department of Interior - Fish and Wildlife Service Programs
Appalachian Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Jean Brennan - Coordinator and Science Coordinator - Blacksburg, VA
Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) Task Force
Dr. Susan Pasko - Executive Secretary, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Falls Church, VA
Candidate Conservation Agreement with Assurances
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Candidate Conservation Program
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Emergency Stabilization - Burned Area Rehabiliation
Erv Gasser - DOI National Interagency BAER Team Leader - Seattle, WA
Fish Passage Program - Northeast Region
Janice Rowan - Fish Passage Program Coordinator - Hadley, MA
Habitat Conservation Plans
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Landowner Incentive Program
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
MultiState Conservation Grant Program
- Washington, DC, VA
National Fish Passage Program
Susan Wells - National Fish Passage Coordinator - Falls Church, VA
Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act Grants Program
Guy Foulks - NMBCA Program Coordinator - Falls Church, VA
North American Wetlands Conservation Act Grants Program
U.S. Department of the Interior - Arlington, VA
North American Wetlands Conservation Act Small Grants Program
Rodecia Mcknight - Small Grants Program Coordinator - Falls Church, VA
North American Wetlands Conservation Act Standard Grants Program
Stacy Sanchez - U.S. Standard Grants Program Proposal Coordinator - Falls Church, VA
North Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Scott Schwenk - Acting Coordinator & Science Coordinator - Hadley, MA
Partners For Fish And Wildlife Program - National
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Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program in Virginia
Dave Byrd - Supervisory Fish & Wildlife Biologist - Gloucester, VA
Red-cockaded Woodpecker Safe Harbor Program
Will McDearman - Red-cockaded Woodpecker Recovery Coordinator - Jackson, MS
Safe Harbor Agreements
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Coastal Program
- Arlington , VA
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Virginia Field Office
- Gloucester, VA
Working Lands for Wildlife
USDA - NRCS - Washington, DC
EPA Programs
Clean Water Act Section 319
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Clean Water State Revolving Fund
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Climate Ready Estuaries
EPA - Washington, DC
Five-Star Restoration Program
Myra Price - USEPA Wetlands Division - Washington, DC
Green Project Reserve
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
National Menu of Stormwater Best Management Practices-NPDES
Deborah G. Nagle - Division Director - Washington, DC
Source Reduction Assistance Grant Program
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Surf Your Watershed
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
The Chesapeake Bay Program
Nicholas DiPasquale, Director - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Annapolis, MD
The Pesticide Stewardship Alliance
- St. Louis, MO
Urban Waters Small Grants
Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Wetlands Program Development Grants
Myra Price - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Federal Incentives
Readiness and Environmental Protection Integration (REPI) Program
U.S. Department of Defense - Washington, DC
Sustainable Ranges Initiative
John Conger, Acting Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Installations & Environment) - US Department of Defense
Grant Programs
Acorn Foundation
- Oakland, CA
Acres for America
Thomas E. Kelsch - Vice President, Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund - Washington, DC
Appalachian Carbon Partnership
Angie Allman - Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (MACED) - Berea, KY
BoatUS Foundation Grassroots Grants
Alanna Keating - Alexandria, VA
Bring Back the Natives
Kirstin Neff, Ph.D. - Manager, Southwest Rivers Program - Portland, OR
Celebrate Urban Birds
Cornell Lab of Ornithology - Ithaca, NY
Chesapeake Bay Stewardship Fund: Chesapeake Bay Small Watersheds Grant Program
Elizabeth Nellums - Manager, Chesapeake Program - Washington, DC
Chesapeake Bay Stewardship Fund: Innovative Nutrient and Sediment Reduction Program
Claire Flynn - Manager, Chesapeake Program - Washington, DC
Civil War Battlefield Acquisition Grants
Bill Conkle - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Clean Trail Grant Program
Leah Leitch - Grant Outreach - ExtremeTerrain.com - Malvern, PA
Clean Water Act Section 319
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Common Counsel Foundation
Laura Livoti - CEO - Oakland, CA
Conservation Partners Program
Eric Forward - Program Director, Central Region Working Lands - Bloomington, MN
Conservation Partners Program
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation - Eric Forward - Washington, DC
Cooperative Endangered Species Conservation Fund Grants
Kelly Bibb or David Dell - Grant Program Contacts - Atlanta, GA
Cooperative Watershed Management Program
Bureau of Reclamation Office of Program & Policy Services - Denver, CO
Environmental Solutions for Communities
Carrie Clingan - Manager, Community-Based Conservation Programs - Washington, DC
FishAmerica Foundation Conservation Grants
Ruth Jackson - Grants Manager - Alexandria, VA
Forestry on Indian Lands
U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs - Washington, DC
Fund-a-Farmer Project
Food Animal Concerns Trust - Chicago, IL
Keystone Initiatives
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation - Washington, DC
Mitsubishi Corporation Foundation for the Americas (MCFA)
Yasuyuki Sugiura - President - New York, NY
National Wildlife Refuge Friends Group Grant Program
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation - Washington, DC
Organic Farming Research Foundation
Brise Tencer - Executive Director - Santa Cruz, CA
Pulling Together Initiative
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation - Washington, DC
The Conservation Alliance
John Sterling - Executive Director - Bend, OR
The FruitGuys Community Fund
Chris Mittelstaedt - Founder and Project DirectorCA
The Fund for Wild Nature
Jeff Petersen, Esq. - Executive Director - Kelso, WA
The Summerlee Foundation
Lynne Starnes - Director of Administration - Dallas, TX
The Virginia Lakes & Watersheds Association
Andrew Gould - PresidentVA
U.S. Endowment for Forests and Communities Program
SFI and US Endowment for Forest and Communities Inc - Washington, DC
Value-Added Producer Grant Program
USDA Office of Rural Development
Virginia Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education
Beth Schermerhorn - Education Support Specialist - Harrisonburg, VA
Voluntary Public Access and Habitat Incentives Program (VPA-HIP)
NRCS
USDA - Forest Service Programs
Cooperative Endangered Species Conservation Fund Grants
Kelly Bibb or David Dell - Grant Program Contacts - Atlanta, GA
Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center
Southern Research Station - Asheville, NC
Forest Legacy Program
U.S. Forest Service - Washington, DC
Forest Stewardship Program (FSP)
- Washington, DC
Forests and Rangelands
John Ferrell - Feedstock Supply and Logistics Supervisor Biomass Program - Washington, DC
Smokey Bear - Prescribed Fire
Gwen Beavans - National Fire Prevention Coordinator - Washington, DC
Southern Research Station, USDA-US Forest Service
Rob Doudrick - Station Director - Asheville, NC
USDA - FSA Programs
Beginning Farmers and Ranchers Loans
USDA Farm Service Agency
Biomass Crop Assistance Program
USDA Farm Service Agency
Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP)
USDA Farm Service Agency
Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)
USDA Farm Service Agency
CP33 Habitat Buffers for Upland Birds
Kristine Evans, Program Coordinator - Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Aquaculture Mississippi State University - Mississippi State, MS
Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees, and Farm-Raised Fish Program (ELAP)
USDA Farm Service Agency
Emergency Conservation Program
USDA Farm Service Agency
Emergency Farm Loans
USDA Farm Service Agency
Emergency Forest Restoration Program
USDA Farm Service Agency
Farm Operating Loans & Microloans
USDA Farm Service Agency
Farm Ownership Loans
USDA Farm Service Agency
Farmable Wetlands Program (FWP)
USDA Farm Service Agency
Grassland Reserve Program- REPEALED
USDA Farm Service Agency
Guaranteed Farm Loans
USDA Farm Service Agency
Livestock Forage Disaster Program
USDA Farm Service Agency
Livestock Indemnity Program
USDA FSA
Microloans
USDA Farm Service Agency
Minority and Women Farmers and Ranchers Loans
USDA Farm Service Agency
Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program
Source Water Protection Program
USDA Farm Service Agency
Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Program
USDA Farm Service Agency
Transition Incentives Program (TIP)
USDA Farm Service Agency
Tree Assistance Program (TAP)
USDA Farm Service Agency
USDA StrikeForce for Rural Growth and Opportunity
- Washington, DC
USDA - NRCS Programs
Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP)
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Agricultural Water Enhancement Program (AWEP)- REPEALED
Mark Parson - Program Contact
Appalachian Plant Materials Center
John Vandevender - PMC Manager - Alderson, WV
Cape May Plant Materials Center
Christopher Miller - PMC Manager - Cape May Court House, NJ
Chesapeake Bay Watershed Initiative
Rob McAfee - Chesapeake Bay Coordinator - Annapolis, MD
Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG)
Stacy Swartwood - National CIG Program Analyst - Washington, DC
Conservation of Private Grazing Land (CPGL)
Conservation Security Program
Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP)
Conservation Technical Assistance (CTA)
NRCS
Cooperative Conservation Partnership Initiative (CCPI)- REPEALED
Emergency Watershed Protection (EWP)
Fred Reaves - National Emergency Watershed Protection Program Manager
Emergency Watershed Protection Program- Floodplain Easement
Jason Weller, Chief - USDA-NRCS - Washington, DC
Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)
NRCS
EQIP Organic Initiative
Lindsay Haines - EQIP Specialist for Organic
Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program (FRPP)- REPEALED
Farm Pilot Project Coordination, Inc.
- Tampa, FL
Grassland Reserve Program (GRP) REPEALED
Healthy Forests Reserve Program (HFRP)
USDA NRCS
Longleaf Pine Initiative
NRCS - Washington, DC
National Grazing Lands Coalition
Monti Golla - National GLC Executive Director - Fort Worth, TX
National Water Quality Initiative
USDA NRCS
Norman A Berg National Plant Materials Center
Ramon Ortiz - PMC Manager (acting) - Beltsville, MD
Regional Conservation Partnership Program
Louis Aspey, Chief of Staff - Regional Conservationist - Washington, DC
Small scale solutions for your farm
USDA - NRCS - Washington, DC
USDA StrikeForce for Rural Growth and Opportunity
- Washington, DC
Virginia Conservation Stewardship Program
John A. Bricker, State Conservationist - USDA-NRCS - Richmond, VA
Virginia Environmental Quality Incentives Program
Patrick Vincent - Richmond, VA
Virginia Natural Resources Conservation Service
John A. Bricker - State Conservationist - Richmond, VA
Voluntary Public Access and Habitat Incentive Program
USDA NRCS
Voluntary Public Access and Habitat Incentives Program (VPA-HIP)
NRCS
Wetlands Reserve Enhancement Program (WREP)- REPEALED
Garry Lee - Acting Director, Easement Programs Division - Washington, DC
Wetlands Reserve Program (WRP)- REPEALED
- Washington, DC
Working Lands for Wildlife
USDA - NRCS - Washington, DC
USDA Programs - Other
Beginning Farmers and Ranchers Development Program
Denis Ebodaghe - National Program Leader - Division of Agricultural Systems - Washington, DC
Celebrate Urban Birds
Cornell Lab of Ornithology - Ithaca, NY
Conservation Reserve Program Longleaf Pine Initiative
Farm Labor Housing Loans and Grants
USDA Rural Development
Farmers Market Promotion Program
Douglas Keeler, Director - Farmers Markets and Local Food Marketing
Food Linc
Jim Barham - USDA Rural Development - Washington, DC
Local Food Promotion Program
Nicole Nelson Miller - LFPP Program Manager - Washington, DC
New Farmers
USDA
Organic Certification Cost Share Programs
Rita Meade - OCCSP Coordinator - Washington, DC
Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program
Lori Washington - USDA Rural Development Loan Specialist
Southern Regional Aquaculture Center
Dr. Jimmy Avery, Director - Delta Research and Extension Center Mississippi State University - Stoneville, MS
The Advanced Biofuel Payment Program
Business and Cooperative Programs - National Office, USDA Rural Development - Washington, DC
The Rural Energy for America Program (REAP)
- Washington, DC
USDA StrikeForce for Rural Growth and Opportunity
- Washington, DC
Value-Added Producer Grant Program
USDA Office of Rural Development
Virginia Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education
Beth Schermerhorn - Education Support Specialist - Harrisonburg, VA

 State and Local Programs

   
Show State and Local Programs Organizations & Professionals (40)
There are 40 resources serving Shenandoah Valley Region in the following categories:
map itMap of State and Local Programs Organizations & Professionals serving Shenandoah Valley Region
Federal and State Tax Incentives and Programs
Current Agricultural Use Value
- Ohio Department of Agriculture Office of Farmland Preservation - Reynoldsburg, OH
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Federal Endangered Species Tax Deduction
US Fish and Wildlife Service - Arlington, VA
Land and Historic Resource Tax Credit
Steve Seidel - Delaware Division of Revenue - Wilmington, DE
Land Preservation Tax Credit
Department of Conservation and Recreation - Land Conservation Program - Richmond, VA
Habitat Management Programs
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
Robert 'Bob' W. Duncan - Executive Director - Richmond, VA
Virginia Working Landscapes
Amy Johnson, PhD - Program Director - Front Royal, VA
State Funding / Technical Resources
AgrAbility Virginia
Kirk Ballin - Salem, VA
Agricultural Best Management Practices Loan Program
Walter A. Gills - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership
- Arlington, VA
Conservation Easement program
Alison Teetor - Natural Resources Planner - Berryville, VA
Conservation Marketing Warehouse
Gary Waugh - DCR Public Relations Manager - Richmond, VA
Eastern Brook Trout Joint Venture
Stephen G. Perry - Coordinator - Sanbornton, NH
Firewise Communities - Virginia
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
GoodFires
Southern Group of State Foresters - Garner, NC
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
Project WILD - Virginia
Suzie Gilley - Project WILD Coordinator - Richmond, VA
Purchase of Development Rights Programs
Andy Sorrell - Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services - Richmond, VA
Rockbridge Easement Agreement Program
Chris Slaydon - Assistant Director - Lexington, VA
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
The Bobwhite Quail in Virginia
VDGIF - Richmond, VA
The Chesapeake Bay Program
Nicholas DiPasquale, Director - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Annapolis, MD
Tom W. Zaebst
Virginia Department of Forestry - Assistant State Forest Manager - Cumberland, VA
Virginia Agricultural BMP Cost Share (VACS) Program
Department of Conservation and Recreation - Soil and Water - Richmond, VA
Virginia Agricultural BMP Tax Credit Program
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Soil and Water - Richmond, VA
Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition Program
Kim Niewolny - Program Director and Extension Specialist - Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Clean Water Revolving Loan Fund
Walter Gills - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Conservation Assistance Program (VCAP)
Kevin McLean - VCAP Coordinator - Mechanicsville, VA
Virginia Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program
Gary Moore - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation
Clyde Cristman - Director - Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
Robert 'Bob' W. Duncan - Executive Director - Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program
Jennifer Gagnon - Virginia Cooperative Extension - Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Land Conservation Foundation
Sarah Richardson - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Open-Space Lands Preservation Trust Fund
Brett Glymph - Director, Virginia Outdoors Foundation - Warrenton, VA
Virginia Recreational Trails Fund
Synthia Waymack - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Wildfire and Forest Protection
Virginia Department of Forestry - Fred Turck - Charlottesville, VA
Whitewater to Bluewater Project
Lisa Havel - Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Woodland Steward Series
Cradle of Forestry Interpretive Association, Extension Forestry-NC Cooperative Extension, NC Forest Service, US Forest Service - Raleigh, NC
 

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Federal Programs News Items
Here's how much the shutdown has cost Virginia, Maryland in income tax (so far) - Washington Business Journal
1/15/2019 2:55:00 PM
Here's how much the shutdown has cost Virginia, Maryland in income tax (so far)    Washington Business Journal Both jurisdictions are home to lots of federal workers and are feeling the impact.

Work requirements, waivers next battle for SNAP | Nvdaily | nvdaily.com - Northern Virginia Daily
1/10/2019 1:18:00 PM
Work requirements, waivers next battle for SNAP | Nvdaily | nvdaily.com    Northern Virginia Daily WOODSTOCK – While Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program funding has been assured for February, more questions have arisen over the long-term ...

Upshur Co. BOE honors two teachers | News, Sports, Jobs - The Inter-Mountain
1/10/2019 2:52:48 AM
Upshur Co. BOE honors two teachers | News, Sports, Jobs    The Inter-Mountain TENNERTON — The Upshur County Board of Education honored its two West Virginia art teachers of the year at this week's regular meeting. Heidi Thompson t.

Worries mount as partial shutdown drags on | News - Fauquier Times
1/9/2019 2:17:00 PM
Worries mount as partial shutdown drags on | News    Fauquier Times The partial government shutdown hit Day 19 Wednesday, making it the second-longest on record. But to the thousands of federal employees in Northern Virginia ...

Making the Mountain State the best | Opinion - WV News
1/9/2019 7:00:00 AM
Making the Mountain State the best | Opinion    WV News As the West Virginia Legislature prepares to gavel into session to hear the State of the State by Gov. Jim Justice, we join with many West Virginians in hoping ...

BC-rollcall | US Government - Virginian-Pilot
1/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
BC-rollcall | US Government    Virginian-Pilot THIS CORRECTED VERSION RESTORES DROPPED QUOTE MARKS. Bill to Reopen Government: The House on Jan. 3 voted, 241-190, to virtually end a ...

Pa. ranks 33rd on list of states affected by federal shutdown - The Times
1/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Pa. ranks 33rd on list of states affected by federal shutdown    The Times Pennsylvania ranks 33rd and West Virginia is seventh among states and Washington, D.C., affected by the federal government partial shutdown, according to a ...

Article: Cattle farmer uses down-to-earth practices to beef up the soil - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
12/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Article: Cattle farmer uses down-to-earth practices to beef up the soil    The Chesapeake Bay Journal The shaggy Red Devon-Angus and doe-eyed Jersey cattle surrounding Virginia farmer Matt Rales are more than the sum of their parts — though their meat will ...

White House's 'Opportunity Zone' push could benefit Richmond Highway corridor - Fort Hunt Herald
12/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
White House's 'Opportunity Zone' push could benefit Richmond Highway corridor    Fort Hunt Herald Featured image: Qualified Opportunity Zones along Richmond Highway (Credit: Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development). By Fort Hunt ...

Opinion/Editorial: Return Kaine to Senate for Virginia - The Daily Progress
10/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Opinion/Editorial: Return Kaine to Senate for Virginia    The Daily Progress Virginia Democrats are progressive and pro-growth, Sen. Tim Kaine told The Daily Progress on a recent visit. That philosophy provides something for every voter ...

Former Sen. John Warner, longtime dean of Virginia's GOP, says he supports Cockburn - Fauquier Times
10/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Former Sen. John Warner, longtime dean of Virginia's GOP, says he supports Cockburn    Fauquier Times Former Sen. John Warner, who spent 30 years representing Virginia as a Republican, is lending his support to Leslie Cockburn, a Democrat and former ...

Kaine faces Stewart, Waters in challenge for Virginia Senate seat - WTOP
10/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Kaine faces Stewart, Waters in challenge for Virginia Senate seat    WTOP Find out where Democratic incumbent Tim Kaine, Republican challenger Corey Stewart and Libertarian candidate Matt Waters stand on the issues in Virginia's ...

Virginia to receive more than $22 million to combat opioid crisis - WSLS 10
9/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Virginia to receive more than $22 million to combat opioid crisis    WSLS 10 More money is being poured into Virginia to battle the growing opioid crisis.

Coal power surge means health problems in West Virginia - Electric Light & Power
9/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Coal power surge means health problems in West Virginia    Electric Light & Power '80s regulations slashed the national death rates from coal-fired power plants substantially.

Virginia Legislature Expands UVA's Kindergarten Readiness Program Statewide - University of Virginia
8/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Legislature Expands UVA's Kindergarten Readiness Program Statewide    University of Virginia Virginia's youngest learners just got a big boost from the state government. A new budget amendment from the Virginia General Assembly will put $6 million ...

Analysis | The Health 202: Medicaid advocates now have two more studies to back them up - The Washington Post
8/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Analysis | The Health 202: Medicaid advocates now have two more studies to back them up    The Washington Post THE PROGNOSIS. Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) reacts after signing the state budget bills that include Medicaid expansion during a ceremony Thursday, ...

Sullivan and Henry: Making the case for rural Virginia - Roanoke Times
7/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Sullivan and Henry: Making the case for rural Virginia    Roanoke Times As the leaders of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and UVA's College at Wise in Wise County, we are committed to building a strong Commonwealth ...

Paul Manafort moves to Alexandria, Virginia, jail, a past home to spies and terrorists - St. Paul Pioneer Press
7/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Paul Manafort moves to Alexandria, Virginia, jail, a past home to spies and terrorists    St. Paul Pioneer Press Paul Manafort has been moved, over his objections, to a new jail with a history of illustrious guests. Officials confirm the former Trump campaign chairman was ...

Kids Count report: West Virginia ranks 40th in child well-being - Huntington Herald Dispatch
6/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Kids Count report: West Virginia ranks 40th in child well-being    Huntington Herald Dispatch CHARLESTON - Although the state improved slightly in most metrics measured, West Virginia ranks 40th nationally in child well-being, according to the 2018 ...

Analysis | The Daily 202: Why Virginia's Medicaid expansion is a big deal - The Washington Post
5/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Analysis | The Daily 202: Why Virginia's Medicaid expansion is a big deal    The Washington Post THE BIG IDEA: As Joe Biden put it a little differently when Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act eight years ago, Virginia's expansion of Medicaid on ...

Long a foe of casinos, Virginia warms to betting - and new revenue - in area around Colonial Downs - Staunton News Leader
5/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Long a foe of casinos, Virginia warms to betting - and new revenue - in area around Colonial Downs    Staunton News Leader A hub for gambling is taking shape in a historic area of Virginia between Richmond and Williamsburg.

Long opposed to casinos, Virginia may be ready to gamble - The Washington Post
5/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Long opposed to casinos, Virginia may be ready to gamble    The Washington Post NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. — A hub for gambling is taking shape in a historic area of Virginia between Richmond and Williamsburg, signaling sharp change in a ...

Projects to grow economic development in Western Virginia get state funding - Roanoke Times
4/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Projects to grow economic development in Western Virginia get state funding    Roanoke Times Three projects aimed at boosting economic development in Western Virginia received state funding this week in the latest round of approvals through the GO ...

Spending on the elderly is squeezing the rest of us - Chicago Tribune
4/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
Spending on the elderly is squeezing the rest of us    Chicago Tribune WASHINGTON — To those paying attention, the recent strikes for higher teachers' pay in West Virginia and Oklahoma are a harbinger of things to come.

The deeper cause behind the school strikes: Teachers are competing with the elderly - The Washington Post
4/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
The deeper cause behind the school strikes: Teachers are competing with the elderly    The Washington Post To those paying attention, the recent strikes for higher teachers' pay in West Virginia and Oklahoma are a harbinger of things to come. You can attribute the ...

As the West Virginia Teachers' Strike Continues, Students Feel Its Effects - Study Breaks
3/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
As the West Virginia Teachers' Strike Continues, Students Feel Its Effects    Study Breaks Despite the teachers' strike, West Virginia educators are packing lunches for the kids who would normally receive food from federal programs.

Long-awaited tribal recognition … and what it means for William & Mary - William & Mary News
2/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Long-awaited tribal recognition … and what it means for William & Mary    William & Mary News Danielle Moretti-Langholtz recently discussed what federal recognition might mean for members of Virginia tribes and for William & Mary's American Indian ...

Hundreds Protest Trump Outside Greenbrier | West Virginia News - U.S. News & World Report
2/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Hundreds Protest Trump Outside Greenbrier | West Virginia News    U.S. News & World Report President Donald Trump's address to Republican congressmen at the Greenbrier Resort in southern West Virginia has drawn several hundred protesters with ...

President signs legislation granting federal recognition to six Virginia tribes - William & Mary News
1/12/2018 5:38:16 PM
President signs legislation granting federal recognition to six Virginia tribes    William & Mary News U.S. Rep. Rob Wittman (VA-01) announced on Jan. 29 that President Donald Trump has signed into law H.R. 984, the Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of ...

Study: WV one of states most dependent on federal funding - Charleston Gazette-Mail
3/26/2017 3:00:00 AM
Study: WV one of states most dependent on federal funding    Charleston Gazette-Mail West Virginia depends on federal funding more than all but four states, according to a report released this week.

State and Local Programs News Items
Votes in Congress: How Virginia's senators voted this week - The Daily Progress
10/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Votes in Congress: How Virginia's senators voted this week    The Daily Progress WASHINGTON — Here's how Virginia's U.S. senators voted on major issues during the legislative week ending Oct. 6. The House was in recess. Programs to ...

Can a debt collector take my social security benefits? - Virginia Gazette
7/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Can a debt collector take my social security benefits?    Virginia Gazette Can my Social Security benefits be garnished if I have some outstanding debts? I just turned 62 and would like to start collecting my retirement benefits, but want ...

Legion Riders hitting roads - YourGV.com
7/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
Legion Riders hitting roads    YourGV.com More than 135 Department of Virginia American Legion Riders will hit the road this Friday and Saturday to raise funds and awareness during the American ...

Report shows James River is safe most of the time - 8News
6/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Report shows James River is safe most of the time    8News There is a new website to help people find out if the river is safe before they go swimming or boating. . News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and ...

Health officials: Syphilis cases increase 40 percent statewide - Daily Press
5/10/2017 3:00:00 AM
Health officials: Syphilis cases increase 40 percent statewide    Daily Press Syphilis cases rose by 40 percent from 2015 to 2016 in Virginia, according to preliminary data from the Virginia Department of Health. The increase is in newly ...

Can We Afford Berniecare? - Newsweek
5/14/2016 3:00:00 AM
Can We Afford Berniecare?    Newsweek This article first appeared on the Cato Institute site. *Fresh* off his resounding victory in the West Virginia primary, Senator Bernie Sanders has intimated that he ...

HIV/AIDS a problem in rural Virginia - The Daily Progress
2/11/2016 3:00:00 AM
HIV/AIDS a problem in rural Virginia    The Daily Progress Although HIV diagnosis rates have remained stable for the past few years in Virginia, concern grows that rural counties are seeing a disproportionate number of ...