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VPM Daily Newscast: Feb. 13, 2023

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VPM Daily Newscast

The VPM Daily Newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Episodes are recorded the night before.

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Here’s a recap of the top stories on the morning of Feb. 13, 2023:   

Historic Bray School for Black students moves to Colonial Williamsburg
Reported by VPM News’ Jahd Khalil

The Williamsburg Bray School primarily educated enslaved students and operated from 1760 to 1774, but the structure wasn’t formally identified until 2021. And on Friday, it was moved to its new permanent home in the Colonial Williamsburg Historic Area.

Pollution-reduction projects run behind as GA considers relief for farmers
Reported by VPM News’ Patrick Larsen

Although state leaders along the Chesapeake Bay acknowledge that 2025 nutrient-reduction goals will likely be missed, two bills in the Virginia House and Senate are trying to take some pressure off farmers.

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