Gary D. Cook was found dead Tuesday morning according to a press release from the Virginia State Police. Cook, 62, was the widower of Patricia A. Cook who was fatally shot Feb. 9 by Daniel Harmon-Wright on North East Street…

Our great country recognizes many holidays and important days in our history. Monday is no exception and marks an extremely important day that recognizes an amazing document that guides our lives and directs our government – the adoption of the…

Culpeper police plan to be busy this week as they conduct safety initiatives regarding pedestrian and bicycle and commercial vehicles. The week of September 9-15 is Virginia’s Fourth Annual Bicyclist and Pedestrian Awareness Week and also Brake Safety Week for…

State funds totaling $1.5 million are now available as grants to conserve land in Virginia. The Virginia Land Conservation Foundation, the state’s land conservation board, is accepting applications through Oct. 24. The grants are available to public bodies such as…

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries announced Friday that effective September 1, it will be illegal to feed deer statewide in Virginia. The annual prohibition runs through the first Saturday in January. As part of the Department’s chronic…

Anyone who feeds hummingbirds can appreciate the quote but may also find the following scenario familiar: You keep your eyes peeled in the spring for that first Ruby-throated Hummingbird, our most common hummer, to make its appearance. By April, you’ve…