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

The News Desk archives:

Herring hears safety issues

McAuliffe promotes Medicaid expansion

Ruling in same-sex marriage case draws, praise, anger

GENERAL ASSEMBLY: State Senate passes bill that limits teens’ medicine buys

GENERAL ASSEMBLY: Legislators weigh school diabetes bills

Virginia lawmakers divert electric-chair bill

GENERAL ASSEMBLY: New health coverage plan urged in Senate

GENERAL ASSEMBLY: Senate weighing abortion legislation

GENERAL ASSEMBLY: Bill would give voters a voice in redistricting

State Senate OKs bill requiring more P.E. in schools

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