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VPM Daily Newscast: March 19, 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 19, 2024:   

State Democrats oppose Chesterfield County gas plant

Reported by VPM News’ Patrick Larsen

Dominion Energy says the facility is necessary to respond to higher electrical demand. The project has drawn opposition from residents and environmental groups.

PlanRVA’s regional forum lays groundwork for 2050 

Reported by VPM News’ Ian M. Stewart

It was the first stage for a two-year project planning period before a multi-decade improvement plan is finalized in late 2026.

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