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  1. DNA test to decide ownership of malnourished BeagleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    Bill Hoyt of the Stafford County Virginia SPCA rescued a reportedly malnourished Beagle in September. Residents had reportedly seen the dog wandering for weeks, but the local animal control had not been able to locate the dog.

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  2. I-95 Express Lanes Open for Free in Northern Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    ... the lanes. The new express lanes will stretch from the Edsall Road exit on I-395 to Garrisonville Road in Stafford County. Drivers will be able to pay a variable toll that goes up as congestion increases to use the lanes, or they can use them for ...

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  3. Major Lane Closures on I-95/395 This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Patch.com

    The Virginia Department of Transportation announces that all HOV lanes on I-95/395 will be closed starting the evening of Friday, Dec. 12 until the evening of Sunday, Dec. 14, as crews prepare to open the new 95 Express Lanes roadway improvements. Additionally, there will be lane closures on the regular lanes of I-95 North and South, including mobile closures that will move throughout the entire 29-mile corridor, which extends from near Garrisonville Road in Stafford County to Edsall Road in Fairfax County.

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  4. Police: Shooting Investigation Reveals Meth Production, 6 ChargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Patch.com

    Stafford County Police has arrested five people and continue searching for an additional suspect after search warrants for two homes in Stafford and one in Spotsylvania revealed evidence of methamphetamine production. Joshua Wallace, 39 of unknown address; Bradford Burchett, 37 of Stafford; Mariah Harrington, 44 of Stafford; John Stephens, 34 of Stafford; and Constance Hysell, 25 Spotsylvania have been arrested and are currently being held without bond at Rappahannock Regional Jail.

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  5. Relieving congestion on key artery could aid economic developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Fairfax Times

    The 95 Express Lanes project added a third lane to the existing reversible HOV lanes in the center of Interstate 95 and extended the lanes south to Stafford County.

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  6. Governor announces legislation to reform statea s process on public-private projectsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Virginia Business

    ... to high-occupancy toll (HOT) lanes. The express lanes will operate from I-95 near Garrisonville Road in Stafford County to the vicinity of Edsall Road on I-395 in Fairfax County (approximately 29 miles). Carpoolers and vehicles with three or more ...

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  7. I-95 Express Lanes in Northern Va. to Open Dec. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    Top Virginia officials have announced that express toll lanes on Interstate 95 in northern Virginia will open earlier than expected on Dec. 29. The early opening date was announced Wednesday at a celebration in Alexandria attended by Gov. Terry McAuliffe, Virginia's secretary of transportation, and Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine. The new express lanes will stretch from the Edsall Road exit on I-395 to Garrisonville Road in Stafford County.

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  8. I-95 Express Lanes Prepare to OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Patch.com

    ... Interstate 395 interchange. The Express Lanes are also extending the route south to Garrisonville Road in Stafford County. The $940 million project is financed, constructed and operated in a public-private partnership between VDOT and Transurban ...

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  9. Opening date set for I-95 express lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... announced at the event. The lanes will stretch from the Edsall Road exit on I-395 to Garrisonville Road in Stafford County. Drivers can pay a variable toll that goes up as congestion increases to use the lanes, or they can use them for free in a ...

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  10. Fire burns home on Musselman Road in StaffordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Potomac Local

    On Monday December 8th, 2014 at 1934 hours, Stafford County Fire and Rescue units responded to 214 Musselman Road for a residential structure fire. Battalion Chief 1 arrived at 1938 hours and reported fire showing from the front of a single story single family dwelling.

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  11. Thefts from Unlocked Cars Continue in FredericksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Patch.com

    More than 20 unlocked cars have been broken into and valuables stolen from residents around Fredericksburg in the past few weeks. This type of crime is common during the holidays, according to Stafford County police who started a campaign in November to warn residents to lock their car doors.

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  12. Stafford Fire & Rescue Gives 330 Coats to ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Potomac Local

    The Stafford Fire and Rescue Department, and the Stafford Professional Firefighters Association Local 4012, distributed over 330 coats to children in need throughout Stafford County as a part of Operation Warm Firefighter Coat's for Kids.

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  13. Teacher Accused of Sex With Students Indicted on 8 Felony ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Patch.com

    A Stafford County high school teacher arrested in September for having sex with students has been indicted on eight felony charges, according to Fredericksburg.com . Erica Lynne Mesa, 27 of Fredericksburg, went before a Stafford County grand jury Monday, Dec. 1. The court charged her with 4 counts of custodian indecent liberties and 4 counts of soliciting a minor using a computer.

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  14. Speaker Howell Challenged By Fellow Republican StimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... within his own party. Susan Stimpson (pictured) wants the GOP nomination in the 28th District. The former Stafford County supervisor is challenging fellow Republican Bill Howell who's held the seat for almost three decades. Stimpson accuses Howell ...

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  15. Storefront Window Broken Among Recent Vandalism ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Patch.com

    ... n from unlocked cars in the city. This follows a trend of thefts from Fredericksburg cars and a warning from Stafford County Police .

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  16. Angela J. MyersRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Fredericksburg.com

    Angela Janet Myers, 44, of Stafford County died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital.

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  17. Sally Ann MarshallRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Fredericksburg.com

    Sally Ann Marshall, 77, of Stafford County passed away Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, at Stafford Hospital.

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  18. An eyesore in StaffordRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... woman that the supervisors also had banished because it was an eyesore and Well I hate to tell the Stafford County Board of Supervisors that after six years of fence and dirt, this should also be considered an embarrassment for the county and an ...

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  19. Mary Newman TaylorRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Fairfax County to the late Gladys Virginia Newman and the late Leonard Newman. On Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Stafford County, surrounded by family and friends who loved her deeply, she departed her earthly tabernacle after a courageous battle with ...

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  20. Fredericksburg area teacher salaries lag behind state average Average ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Fredericksburg.com

    Ryan Bayne said his family of four had about $2.31 left over each month after all of the bills had been paid. That was when Ryan and his wife, Laura, taught in Stafford County.

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