The News Desk is a collection of news, notes and breaking items affecting the Fredericksburg community.

The News Desk archives:

Three vie for schools’ Berkeley District seat

Kaine: Virginia’s neither red nor blue

City voter turnout at 47 percent so far

King George Elementary has morning rush

Potomac Elementary sees its first lull

Voters in Fredericksburg say economy is top issue

Hugh Mercer gets early crowd

Area crowd cheers on Romney

How to get tickets to see Ryan

Fredericksburg polls close, election results due

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