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VPM Daily Newscast: April 23, 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 April 23, 2024:   

Data: More Shenandoah Valley residents are experiencing homelessness
Reported by VPM News’ Henry Brannan

The results of a January count for the Western Virginia Continuum of Care found 373 people were experiencing homelessness within the CoC on the night of Jan. 24 and morning of Jan. 25, a 16% increase from last year.

Borrow, grow, return: Using the Lewis Ginter Seed Library 
Reported by VPM News’ Kim Strother and Whittney Evans

With admission to the Henrico botanical garden, patrons can “check out” all types of fruit, vegetable and flower seeds for their personal gardening needs.

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