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VPM Daily Newscast: Jan. 25, 2023

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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 Jan. 25, 2023:   

City Council offers suggestions on Richmond 300 plan
Reported by VPM News’ Jahd Khalil

At the end of 2020, Richmond City Council approved its master plan for the city’s development, called “Richmond 300.” While the plan has earned a prestigious planning award and been credited for its community engagement process, councilmembers and the public still have reservations.

Withholding student transcripts would be limited by new legislation
Reported by VPM News’ Megan Pauly

Legislation advanced this week to require universities to release academic transcripts to students in specific situations. Now, it heads to the Senate education committee for further consideration.

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