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Richmond, Virginia
Central Virginia's #1 news station.
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There's a chill in the air this morning thanks to yesterday's cold front. We are seeing some fog in spots this morning, but it is eroding quickly. It will be a nice day with mostly sunny skies, but temperatures will be quite a bit cooler than yesterday, in the mid... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at NBC12 Weather Insider
When do you think we'll get our first inch of snow here in Richmond? It may seem too early to think about snow, but the time has come for our annual snow forecasting contest. Fill out the form below, telling us the date and time when you think the Richmond... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at NBC12 Weather Insider
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BY: MIKE VALERIO After months on the campaign trail from Chesterfield to Culpeper, Republican Dave Brat and Democrat Jack Trammel returned to Randolph-Macon College Tuesday, days before one of the candidates will leave for a new career on Capitol Hill. Both Brat and Trammell are Randolph-Macon professors, have played on... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Decision Virginia
From: Meteorologist Ros Runner It's hard to imagine that we are even thinking about using the word "snow" in the forecast after seeing temperatures in the mid 80s on Tuesday afternoon. Big changes are brewing though as a cold front arrives during the day Wednesday. This front is expected to... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
BY: MIKE VALERIO It's a faceoff between the man who toppled Eric Cantor, and the man whose Virginia roots go back to the 1600s. Dave Brat and Jack Trammell will debate tonight at 7:30, and if you live from the West End to Louisa, here's a closer look at who... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Decision Virginia
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-Posted By Andrew Freiden A bit of a bummer that last night's launch was scrubbed...but we'll give it a go again today. I think today's rocket launch from the Eastern Shore will still be impressive but since skies won't be totally dark, it'll be harder to see. Here are a... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at NBC12 Weather Insider
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By Karla Redditte Photo courtesy: University of Richmond If you don't want to wait until the 31st to have some Halloween fun, then head to "Trick or Treat Street!" Photo courtesy: University of Richmond University of Richmond students sponsor this FREE, community-service event on campus, and they have been for... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at 12 About Town
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BY: MIKE VALERIO After Ed Gillespie’s campaign canceled a week of advertisements on NBC12 Monday, spokesperson Paul Logan confirmed Gillespie will roll out a new political ad this coming Saturday. The new order reached NBC12 today, an hour before Thursday’s 2 p.m. deadline. The new ad buy stretches for a... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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By Karla Redditte If you like films, fashion, and floats, then this is the weekend for you! Here are five things to put on your "to do" list for the next few days: Courtesy: Legacy Media Institute Legacy Media Institute's 2nd annual International Film Festival Friday, October 17 - Sunday,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2014 at 12 About Town
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We've reached Atlantic 10 men's basketball media day, where the 14 league coaches will gather to offer a glimpse of what they expect from their respective clubs in 2014-2015. We'll also get a look at the preseason poll, where VCU is expected to be a heavy favorite to take the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at Marc Madness
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This weekend is the tenth Richmond Folk Festival! The event starts Friday at 6 p.m. and runs throughout the weekend. Expect lots of great food and music! The festival is free, but they also accept donations - "Make a drop in the bucket" to help keep it that way! For... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2014 at 12 About Town
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BY: MIKE VALERIO It was a debate complete with a challenge on stage, a shout-out to the Washington Nationals and vows to stay true to Virginia voters, as Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie made their cases to the candidates’ largest debate audience yet. The hour-long broadcast moderated... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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BY: MIKE VALERIO One month ago, Gov. Bob McDonnell walked out of federal court, trying to regain his composure. A jury just convicted the former governor and his wife Maureen McDonnell of performing official acts in exchange for more than $177,000 in gifts and loans. Now, a possible quid pro... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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By Karla Redditte This first weekend in October is jam-packed with fun! (It was hard to narrow this list down to ONLY five events.) Be sure to check out some of the action going on "around town." Lego KidsFest Friday, October 3 - Sunday, October 5 Greater Richmond Convention Center,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2014 at 12 About Town
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By Karla Redditte Frozen. Field Days. Forbidden City. Sounds like the makings of a gruesome sci-fi flick. However, in this case, it's the makings of weekend fun! Take a look at some of the things going on about town this weekend: Disney on Ice presents Frozen Thursday, September 18 -... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2014 at 12 About Town
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BY MIKE VALERIO: After 90 minutes of debate on a bill that would have expanded Medicaid in Virginia, the measure failed to reach a floor vote, killing the idea for the 2014 General Assembly special session. The compromise proposed by Republican Del. Thomas Davis Rust (R-Fairfax) would have allowed 400,000... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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BY: MIKE VALERIO The McDonnell juror who could have changed history, Louis DeNitto, Jr., disobeyed the orders of a federal judge and discussed the case openly at a Richmond bar, a block from U.S. district court, NBC12 has learned. According to sources with intimate knowledge of the court proceedings, DeNitto... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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By Karla Redditte There are lots of happenin' events about town this weekend! Here are five fun options to put on your "to do" list: Courtesy of Wizard World, Inc. Wizard World Comic Con September 12-14 Greater Richmond Convention Center Website Dave Bautista (a.k.a. WWE® Superstar Batista™, also starring in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2014 at 12 About Town
By: Ryan Nobles It could be sign that Virginia's leadership is gearing up to make a serious pitch to bring the next stadium for the NFL's Washington Redskins to the Commonwealth. The newly formed "Redskins Caucus" made up of both Republican and Democrats in the Virginia General Assembly will host... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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BY: MIKE VALERIO It was an unforgettable moment, as Former Governor Bob McDonnell's face turned blood red, the once rising political star sobbing while an avalanche of guilty verdicts stunned the courtroom. Jurors Kathleen Carmody and Robin Trujillo first tried to focus on U.S. District Judge James R. Spencer. But... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at Decision Virginia
By Paul Goldman Editor's note: Paul Goldman is a guest columnist for DecisionVirginia.com. The views expressed below are his own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of NBC12. Former Governor Bob McDonnell's lawyer blamed his client’s conviction on a failure to receive a fair trial. With all due respect... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at Decision Virginia
By Paul Goldman Editor's note: Paul Goldman is a guest columnist for DecisionVirginia.com. The views expressed below are his own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of NBC12. “The waiting is the hardest part” observed rocker Tom Petty in his megahit single The Waiting. According to Petty, he wanted... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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By: Ryan Nobles Both sides in the Federal Corruption Trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell, remain in a holding pattern, waiting for the jury to reach their decision. It has been eerily quiet at the federal courthouse. The jury has gone home after their first full day of deliberation, and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Decision Virginia
By Paul Goldman Editor's note: Paul Goldman is a guest columnist for DecisionVirginia.com. The views expressed below are his own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of NBC12. According to the indictment, the total sum of money allegedly going directly to former governor Bob McDonnell is $3,824 in “greens... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Decision Virginia
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By: Ryan Nobles The waiting game has begun. After five weeks of testimony and arguments, the jury in the corruption trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell are deliberating. This is the most important stage of the trial.. but today has been pretty uneventful. We are all just sitting and waiting.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at Decision Virginia