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VPM Daily Newscast: June 3, 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 June 3, 2024:   

Metro Richmond Zoo celebrates 3 capybara births 

Reported by VPM News’ Billy Shields

Zoo officials say all three pups are females and the offspring of Flora and Ocho, a pair zoo officials mated in November. Currently, each is roughly the size of a bread loaf.

A ‘love letter’ to the Virginia outdoors from Sen. Tim Kaine

Reported by WAMU’s Margaret Barthel

Kaine reflects on his lifelong love of nature and his three-decade career in politics in his new book Walk, Ride, Paddle.

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