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VPM Daily Newscast: Jan. 18, 2023


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 Jan. 18, 2023:  

Officers who pulled over Army lieutenant ordered to pay less than $4,000
Reported by VPM News’ Whittney Evans

A jury ruled Tuesday that one Windsor police officer used excessive force and another illegally searched the car of a Black soldier when he was pulled over in 2020.

Gen Z candidates increasingly entering local, state races in Virginia
Reported by VPM News’ Ian M. Stewart

An 18-year-old candidate set to run in a primary for a seat on the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors could join Nadarius Clark and Isaac Kelley among a new generation of Virginia officials.

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