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Salem (Salem, Virginia)

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  • GOP PRIMARY ROUNDUP: Goodlatte gets 6th District nod; Allen wins U.S. Senate nomination

    GOP PRIMARY ROUNDUP: Goodlatte gets 6th District nod; Allen wins U.S. Senate nomination
    Rep. Bob Goodlatte has easily won the Republican nomination for a 12th term in Congress over a little-known challenger in rural western Virginia's 6th District. Goodlatte had nearly 65 percent of the vote over newcomer Karen Kwiatkowski in Tuesday's...
  • Lyme Disease at its height in June

    Lyme Disease at its height in June
    It's a pesky problem that can make you really sick.  One area doctor is seeing more and more patients with Lyme Disease, and June tends to be an especially busy month, with the highest number of cases. According to the Virginia Department of Health,...
  • 1999 Male Athlete of the Year: Poquoson's Mike Akers

    Keke Goodson has had a close connection to almost every one of the other 33 wrestlers who have won 66 individual state championships for Poquoson High. Few have left as indelible an impression as the skinny, red-haired 8-year-old he coached 10 years ago....
  • Veterans sell plants, flowers at VA Medical Center

    Veterans sell plants, flowers at VA Medical Center
        It's an unlikely place to find landscaping supplies.     Veterans in Salem are growing and selling hundreds of flowers and plants.     They've been doing this at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center for the past 12 years.     The greenhouse is part...
  • Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Salem gets additional staff for mental health

    Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Salem gets additional staff for mental health
        Veterans Affairs is growing by 1,900 positions in mental health, system wide.     The VA Medical Center in Salem will add 13 positions. "We don't want veterans to have to wait for mental health care.  So, most all of these staff will be located in...
  • Hampton VA to expand mental health staff

    Hampton VA to expand mental health staff
    — As part of a nationwide push, the Hampton VA Medical Center is hiring additional mental health clinicians to keep up with the rising tide of returning veterans. The VA estimates that Hampton will be able to hire eight mental health clinicians and...
  • Old neighborhood with new name signals a rebirth

    Old neighborhood with new name signals a rebirth
    New apartments, restaurants and now a new name. You may have noticed the city of Roanoke is raising the flag in one downtown neighborhood. Along Salem Avenue near the Roanoke Times and Virginia Museum of Transportation, there are signs on the light...
  • UPDATE: New information on two law enforcement officers hurt in car chase in Franklin County

    UPDATE: New information on two law enforcement officers hurt in car chase in Franklin County
    Officers fired shots Monday at a man who they believed stole a car from Berglund Automotive in Roanoke. Virginia State Police say a Jeep Cherokee was taken from the car dealership. Some time later, a Franklin County deputy and a Rocky Mount police...
  • Romney in Salem: "We're going to win in Virginia, we're going to win in November"

    Romney in Salem: "We're going to win in Virginia, we're going to win in November"
    Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney hammered President Obama's policies and promised a stronger country if he's elected in November during a campaign speech in Salem on Tuesday afternoon. "This president is out of ideas and out of excuses,...
  • President Obama and a well-known Virginia Democrat respond to Mitt Romney's speech in Salem

    President Obama and a well-known Virginia Democrat respond to Mitt Romney's speech in Salem
    President Obama's campaign and a key leader among Virginia Democrats are taking issue with what Romney had to say to a crowd in Salem on Tuesday afternoon.    The Democratic party has repeatedly said that Romney is throwing out a message, but it is one...
  • World famous stallions show off in Roanoke County

    World famous stallions show off in Roanoke County
    The Roanoke County Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism, along with Brook Hill Farm present the first ever showcase in the Roanoke region of Herrmanns' Royal Lipizzan Stallions. Witness first hand the power and grace of these majestic horses whose...