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VPM Daily Newscast: May 31, 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 31, 2024:   

Former President Trump is found guilty in historic New York criminal case 

Reported by NPR’s Ximena Bustillo and Andrea Bernstein

This is the first time a former or sitting U.S. president has been convicted of criminal charges.

Click here to read more about the 34 separate felony counts.

State budget provides $4.9M to tackle invasive species 

Reported by VPM News’ Patrick Larsen

The recently approved two-year state budget sets aside funding to support invasive species management throughout the commonwealth, as well as staffing at several state agencies.

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