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VPM Daily Newscast: March 1, 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 March 1, 2024:   

Henrico approves ban on firearms in government buildings
Reported by VPM News’ Lyndon German

County staff have reported a number of recent instances when they’ve felt uncomfortable as a result of people carrying firearms at Henrico facilities.

Families fight new caregiver regulations that restrict ability to care for children, spouses
Reported by VPM News’ Henry Brannan

Some say the regulations make it “impossible” for them to be reimbursed for the care they provide.

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