Off-duty Henrico officer killed in hit-and-run crash; police continue to search for driver

As police continue to search for the driver during a deadly hit-and-run crash, officials have identified the pedestrian as a captain with the Henrico Police Department.

J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson & Johnson shot that works with just one dose instead of two.
  • Coronavirus

  US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to quickly follow the recommendation and make J&J’s shot the third vaccine authorized for emergency use in the U.S.

TOP STORIES

Virginia man convicted of murder for strangling wife

Over 616k fully vaccinated | Over 1.8 million COVID-19 vaccine doses administered

Va. reports 180+ COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours | Over 1,600 new cases confirmed

Va. police officer shot and killed following traffic stop; suspect dead

Grand jury rules officers were justified in shooting death of 18-year-old; Dash-cam footage released

A grand jury unanimously ruled that the officers involved in the deadly shooting of an 18-year-old in January were justified in their actions.
  • National

  Biden hails House passage of $1.9T virus bill, now to Senate

The overall relief bill would provide $1,400 payments to individuals, extend emergency unemployment benefits through August and increase tax credits for children and federal subsidies for health insurance.

  Chesterfield pastor home after months-long battle with COVID-19

  ‘It’s fantastic’: Archaeologists find artifacts on Henrico property from multiple time periods

  Chesterfield health director addresses COVID-19 vaccine concerns

  Significant number of vaccine call-backs are going unanswered. Will you lose your place on the waitlist?

NOAA considers earlier official start date for Atlantic hurricane season

Richmond Schools superintendent to unveil in-person learning options for spring

Lawmakers vote to remove Confederate name from highway

Senator Kaine discusses COVID-19 relief bill

  • National

Mo. girl finds parents dead in bed reportedly from COVID-19

St. Louis County police say the 11-year-old made the discovery on Thursday.

SPORTS

  Deep Run honors Henderson during first game

  Flying Squirrels announce legacy campaign to honor the Richmond 34

This week marks 61 years since a historic sit-in held in Downtown Richmond. The Richmond 34 - a group of Virginia Union University students - peacefully protested the injustice of the time.

MORE TOP STORIES

Updated Va. vaccine allotment to include Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine

Petersburg police arrest 24-year-old on 2nd-degree murder charges

Richmond crews bring structure fire under control, no injuries reported

  Police: Woman shot, man arrested after I-95 shooting in Chesterfield

Richmond to install new traffic signals for pedestrians, bicyclists at crosswalks

Richmond will activate its first Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon at Grove and Somerset avenues in March, beginning the transition to new traffic signals for pedestrians and bicyclists at some intersections.

Stafford Sheriff: 6-foot-deep sinkhole closes lane of Jeff. Davis Highway

Lawmakers ban gay panic defense in Virginia

Virginia lawmakers pass bill to seal some criminal records

Chesterfield police searching for unidentified suspect in attempted carjacking

  101-year-old Mecklenburg County man is living history