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VPM Daily Newscast: Jan. 30, 2024

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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 Jan. 30, 2024:   

Dels. Bulova, Seibold file bills to fight invasive species like lanternflies, kudzu
Reported by VPM News’ Patrick Larsen

A 2018 report estimated that Virginia loses over $1 billion yearly due to invasive species.

Jack Berry reflects on 31 years leading Richmond Region Tourism
Reported by VPM News’ Phil Liles

Richmond Region Tourism President Jack Berry will retire later this year.

VPM News Morning Edition Host Phil Liles recently spoke with Berry about his career and the transformation of Richmond’s tourism industry.

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