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Health care is poised to be one of the key issues in the presidential race this year.

It’s also a flashpoint in the race for U.S. Senate.

For now, Democrats in the House and Senate are deadlocked over policing reform.

Eight months into the pandemic, there is still no known medical cure for coronavirus.

But some doctors say there are relatively simple things you can do to lessen the chance of contracting the virus or becoming gravely ill with it if you do. 

Lawmakers may be on the verge of approving legislation that could transform the criminal justice system in Virginia.

But, that’s only if lawmakers decide they can afford it.


The number of COVID-19 outbreaks in the Roanoke region has ticked up in the past week.