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  1. Two Democrats debate for supervisor seat in DumfriesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Potomac Local

    Last week, two Democratic primary candidates for the Potomac district - Andrea Bailey and Dumfries Town Councilman Derrick Wood - met for a debate. The debate was an opportunity for voters to meet the candidate and learn their stances prior to the upcoming primary, which is on June 9. "We live in the third most affluent environment in Virginia - and I think that's a wonderful thinga I think that one of the things we need to really focus on is how we manage the budget, as it reflects the tax rate.

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  2. Police Go Undercover To Nab Alleged Ecstasy DealerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Patch.com

    ... June 19. From January through April, Cain met with an undercover detective on more than one occasion in Woodbridge, Dumfries and Dale City "to conduct transactions involving illegal narcotics," according to a police report. As a result, Cain sold ...

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  3. VDOT still has a huge amount of catchupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Potomac Local

    ... the streets of the entire town of Quantico. The Main Street between Curtis Drive and Quantico Gateway Drive through Dumfries is also scheduled to be repaved. Many of Stafford County's secondary roads are in better condition than streets in other ...

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  4. Wood, Bailey seek support of business community leading up to primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Potomac Local

    The primary candidates for the Potomac district supervisor seat - Derrick Wood and Andrea Bailey - spoke to the business community at the Prince William Chamber of Commerce headquarters this morning. Wood is currently a councilman for the town of Dumfries.

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  5. Ivan RobertsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Northern Michigan News

    ... Glenda Sue Stewart and she survives him along with his children: Russell J. Robertson and fianc Brenda Besey of Dumfries, Virginia and Mechelle and Chuck Helmka of Cadillac; grandchildren: Charles Helmka, Jr., Michael (Jennifer) Helmka, Kevin Besey, ...

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  6. Principi: Continued smart growth is transforming Route 1 in WoodbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Potomac Local

    ... ivers, advocate for the extension of Metrorail from Springfield to Woodbridge, and widen Route 1 (Cardinal Blvd. to Dumfries).

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  7. Man,19, killed in Dumfries crash involving 2 carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WUSA-TV Washington

    A 19-year-old man was killed in a car crash involving two cars in Dumfries early Friday morning, police said. Man,19, killed in Dumfries crash involving 2 cars A 19-year-old man was killed in a car crash involving two cars in Dumfries early Friday morning, police said.

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  8. Motorist Dies in Head-On Collision on Dumfries RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Patch.com

    A young motorist from Dumfries was killed in a head-on collision shortly after midnight Thursday on Route 234 north of the interchange with Interstate 95. Malcolm Harold McGuire, 19, was driving south on Route 234 in a 2005 Chevrolet Aveo when the car apparently veered into the northbound lanes and hit a 2008 Mercedes S550. McGuire was pronounced dead at the scene, the Prince William County police said.

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  9. Director of Counseling - Saint John Paul the Great Catholic High SchoolRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | DFW Catholic

    Saint John Paul the Great Catholic High School is seeking exceptional Direcdtor of Counseling candidates for the 2015-16 academic year. The school, the newest high school in the Diocese of Arlington, is located in Dumfries, Virginia and is rooted in the Dominican traditions of study, prayer, community and service.

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  10. Fugitive Still At Large for 2-Year-Old BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Patch.com

    ... He has no last known address. At 1:30 p.m. on May 14, 2013, police responded to the 17300 block of Sligo Loop in Dumfries for a report of a burglary. The homeowner reported to police that the burglary occurred between 10:50 a.m. and 1 p.m. Entry ...

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  11. Obituary: Harry J. Gilmore / 1st ambassador to Armenia after Soviet Union's collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Clairton native Harry J. Gilmore, who served as America's first ambassador to Armenia in the mid-1990s and became a model for U.S. government personnel overseas, died of a heart attack April 23 near his home in Dumfries, Va. He was 77. His assignments took him to Belgrade, Serbia; Munich; Moscow; Budapest, Hungary; and Ankara, Turkey.

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  12. Police: Dumfries Woman Stabbed Man During ArgumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Patch.com

    Prince William County police arrested a Dumfries woman early Monday after she allegedly stabbed a local man in the hand during an argument. Connie Dean Berryman, 59, of the 16900 block of Monmouth Court, was charged with malicious wounding. 1 comment

  13. Prince William County crime reportRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | The Washington Post

    Whitings Brigade Dr., 3000 block, 10 p.m. April 25. During an argument at a residence, a man armed with a kitchen knife prevented a female acquaintance from leaving. A Dumfries man, 31, was arrested.

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  14. Va. woman cuts man's hand with knife during argumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | WUSA-TV Washington

    A 59-year-old Virginia woman was arrested for cutting a man's hand with a knife during an argument in Dumfries, Va. early Monday morning, police said.

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  15. Aid workers attacked inside home near DumfriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Potomac Local

    On April 30, officers from the Prince William police responded to a call from a residence on Rocky Mount Lane near Dumfries, to investigate a weapons call. According to a Prince William police release, the two victims - a 31-year old man, and a 27-year woman - who identified themselves as members of the Community Services Board, attempted to contact the suspect, 46-year old Victor Ray Newson.

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  16. Maureen Caddigan likes Jerry ForemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Potomac Local

    Look down the page and you're sure to see our headline: "Maureen Caddigan to Dumfries Mayor: I don't trust you." I wrote that story back in 2013.

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  17. Maureen Caddigan likes Jerry ForemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Potomac Local

    Look down the page and you're sure to see our headline: "Maureen Caddigan to Dumfries Mayor: I don't trust you." I wrote that story back in 2013.

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  18. How Long Do People Live in Reston?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... also includes the City of Fairfax, most of Fairfax County, and most of Prince William County. The Towns of Herndon, Dumfries, Occoquan, and Vienna are located in the 11th District. The study by congressional district, called Geographies of ...

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  19. Coal ash pond at Possum Point Power Station outside Dumfries will be drainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Potomac Local

    Dominion Virginia Power says it no longer uses coal to generate electricity at the Possum Point Power Station near Dumfries, and tho of its other power plants in Virginia. Dominion says once water inside the ponds at Possum Point has been deemed safe and complies with new EPA and Virginia Department of Environmental Quality rules, the water will be drained.

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  20. Power outage in Triangle effects 1,900 residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Potomac Local

    ... on the scene at the intersection of Olde Port Lane and Graham Park Road, replacing two power poles that were down. #Dumfries : We are working to repair an outage caused by a vehicle accident. Hope to get u restored between 11-4 ...

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