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VPM Daily Newscast: March 26, 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 26, 2024:   

Shenandoah Valley agencies are embracing Permanent Supportive Housing 
Reported by VPM News’ Henry Brannan

“We really learned through the pandemic that having [more] money for homeless assistance in this community than ever before was still not enough. It wasn't necessarily that we didn't have enough money — we just didn't have enough places to spend it.”

Rain helps contain still-burning wildfires in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley 
Reported by The Associated Press

The fires led to trail shutdowns in the Shenandoah National Park, a smattering of evacuation orders, school closures in at least one hard-hit county, and damage to structures, the full extent of which was not yet clear.

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