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Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 08:46 PM EDT

Arlington Fire Trains Recruits for Firefighter Turnover

Arlington Fire Trains Recruits for Firefighter Turnover

A new audit revealed understaffing is costing the Arlington County Fire Department millions of dollars in overtime pay. News4's Chris Gordon reports that's leading to added stress for an already stressful job.

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 08:55 AM EDT

Va. Schools Using New Device to Treat Overheated Athletes

Va. Schools Using New Device to Treat Overheated Athletes

new device to treat overheated student athletes. Drew Wilder reports.">With sports practices starting, high schools in Virginia are using a new device to treat overheated student athletes. Drew Wilder reports.

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 12:35 PM EDT

Virginia Denies GOP Lawmaker's Belated Candidacy Request

Virginia Denies GOP Lawmaker's Belated Candidacy Request

Virginia election officials have denied a belated request to put a GOP lawmaker on the November ballot after he missed a filing deadline and submitted incomplete paperwork.

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 12:15 PM EDT

300,000 Virginians Newly Covered Through Medicaid Expansion

300,000 Virginians Newly Covered Through Medicaid Expansion

Just over 300,000 low-income Virginia adults have enrolled in the state's expanded Medicaid program.

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 06:58 PM EDT

Cadaver Dogs, Dive Teams Search Near Where Skull Was Found

Cadaver Dogs, Dive Teams Search Near Where Skull Was Found

Dive teams are searching a waterfowl sanctuary area near Reagan National Airport for a possible body Thursday morning, three weeks ago after a human skull was found nearby.

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 09:51 AM EDT

Toddler Reunited With Family After Being Found Alone

Toddler Reunited With Family After Being Found Alone

Police asked for the public's help locating the little girl's parents after she was found in the Mount Vernon area of Northern Virginia.

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 07:18 AM EDT

Fire Damages Four Homes in Loudoun County

Fire Damages Four Homes in Loudoun County

A firefighter was injured fighting a fire that burned through two homes in Loudoun County and damaged two other homes nearby.

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 09:05 PM EDT

Virginia Man Found Guilty of Fatally Hitting Sister With Car

Virginia Man Found Guilty of Fatally Hitting Sister With Car

A jury found a Virginia man guilty of killing his sister by hitting her with his car and driving away.

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 07:56 PM EDT

Prosecutors Argue Fairfax County Man Staged Wife's Death

Prosecutors Argue Fairfax County Man Staged Wife's Death

A Fairfax County, Virginia, man tried to make it look like his wife shot him before shooting and killing herself, prosecutors said. In court Tuesday, the Commonwealth's attorney played audio of a police...

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 01:39 PM EDT

Ex-Lieutenant Looked Up Citizens' Personal Info, Police Say

Ex-Lieutenant Looked Up Citizens' Personal Info, Police Say

A former Virginia police lieutenant with nearly two decades of service was charged Monday for unlawfully accessing citizens' personal information in a law enforcement database, police said.

Covering Northern Virginia
Meet News4's Northern Virginia Bureau. Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering Northern Virginia since joining News4 in 1992. Her reporting has taken her all over the Commonwealth, including Richmond where she has covered the governor, the general assembly, and every election since 1993. Follow Julie on Twitter.