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VPM Daily Newscast: March 7, 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 7, 2024:   

Lawmakers want Virginians to eat more blue catfish

Reported by VPM News’ Patrick Larsen

Blue catfish don’t have enough natural predators in most of Virginia to keep their population in check.

Council doesn’t plan immediate action on Chamberlayne safety report

Reported by VPM News’ Ian Stewart

A relatively small patch of Chamberlayne Avenue is having a significant impact on Richmond's traffic-related deaths and injuries.

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