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Thousands of students flow into Southwest Virginia for college every year.

A new initiative hopes to stop the "brain drain" as they graduate and leave the area for work.

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U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross made a stop in Roanoke Friday to tout President Trump’s NAFTA replacement.

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How do the immigrant and refugee communities contribute to the Roanoke Valley and its economy? Roanoke recently received funding from a group of immigrant advocacy groups to analyze that question.

Carilion Clinic

Southwest Virginia’s largest hospital is about to get even bigger.  Carilion Clinic announced a major expansion Wednesday.

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Roanoke’s courthouse has a new name that honors a renowned civil rights attorney who began his law career in the city.