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  • Two of Virginia's indigenous tribes are working to reacquire and preserve more than a thousand acres of their ancestral lands with the help of grant money from the state. And, one of the few U.S. school systems with an ombudsman's office says community complaints were up in the most recent school year.Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. news link.
  • A teenager who wasn't on the ballot has been elected to the Timberville Town Council. And DNA research has produced some stunning news for a Fredericksburg man.Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. news link.
  • The Virginia General Assembly will consider a bill to make de-clawing of cats illegal. And Election Day brought a surprise for some Virginia voters when they learned they'd been registered in the wrong county for decades.Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. News link.
  • A new survey suggests Virginians may not fully recognize the risks of driving under the influence of marijuana. And, northern Virginia is finally getting its long awaited extension of the DC Metro.Those have been among the most read stories during the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. News link.
  • Volunteer acorn collectors are playing a major role in supporting Virginia's forests. And, VCU has decided to delay distribution of a craft beer carrying the school's logo.Those have been among the most read stories during the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. News link.
  • If you missed the voter registration deadline in Virginia you still have a chance to cast a ballot. And grassland birds are disappearing from the Commonwealth but there's a new effort underway to help them.Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. News link.
  • Chesterfield County says federal law blocks it from approving a marijuana dispensary even though Virginia law allows it. And, a reward is being offered for the return of a giant squash that went missing after winning a Blue Ribbon at the Virginia State Fair.Those have been among the most read stories during the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. News link.
  • People opposed to the demolition of a Potomac River bridge have taken the issue to federal court. And, one of Virginia's busiest malls wants to add alcohol to its list of attractions.Those have been among the most read stories during the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. News link.
  • Over the past two years several thousand Virginians have received non-binary driver's licenses. And the City of Winchester has seen parts of its gun ordinance suspended by a judge pending a lawsuit.Those have been among the most read stories during the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. News link.
  • Research is underway to make sure planned wind turbines will be safe for birds. And Virginia lawmakers will have to wait a bit longer for new offices and meeting space in Richmond.Those have been among the most read stories over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va. News link.