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VPM Daily Newscast: May 17, 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 May 17, 2024:   

Henrico to dedicate data center revenue to affordable housing fund
Reported by VPM News’ Lyndon German

The county will contribute an estimated $60 million to its first housing trust.

Suffolk to transfer 71 acres of land to Nansemond Indian Nation, settling years of debate
Reported by WHRO News’ Katherine Hafner

The decision settles years of back-and-forth between the city and tribe over the future of Mattanock Town, which is already home to the tribe’s headquarters and annual powwow celebration.

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