Northam directs Virginia agencies to consult tribal nations before certain permits

Before Virginia agencies offer permits that could affect environmental, historical and cultural resource protection, they must now consult the commonwealth’s Tribal Nations. Gov. Ralph Northam signed Executive Order 82, which puts this... Read more »

83% of Virginia adults have received at least one COVID vaccine dose

More than 83% of Virginia adults have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and about 75% of adults are fully vaccinated, Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday. Nearly 6 million... Read more »

Justice introduces bill to require exemptions from vaccine mandates

If a private entity imposes a COVID-19 vaccine mandate in West Virginia, the business would need to provide medical and religious exemptions if legislation proposed by Gov. Jim Justice passes. Justice amended... Read more »