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RCMP investigating after shots fired in residential Richmond, B.C. neighbourhood – BC
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RCMP investigating after shots fired in residential Richmond, B.C. neighbourhood – BC

RCMP are investigating after gunfire erupted in a residential neighbourhood in east Richmond, B.C., Thursday afternoon. Mounties were called to the area of Fraserbank Place around 2 p.m., according to an RCMP media release. Read more: Double homicide investigation underway in Richmond, IHIT says Police say a dark-coloured pickup truck was spotted fleeing the scene, and that RCMP in Surrey have located an abandoned vehicle they suspect was involved.Police believe the incident was targeted. There were no reports of injuries. Read more: 1st-degree murder charge in fatal Richmond sushi restaurant shooting Mounties said access to the area may be limited as officers searched for evidence. Story continues below advertisement ...
Richmond Raceway’s Iconic Fan Experience is Loaded with Entertainment for the First-Ever NASCAR Summer Race Weekend on Aug. 13-14
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Richmond Raceway’s Iconic Fan Experience is Loaded with Entertainment for the First-Ever NASCAR Summer Race Weekend on Aug. 13-14

When NASCAR returns to Richmond Raceway for the first-ever NASCAR Summer Race Weekend, fans will have an abundance of entertainment options on and off the track for the Worldwide Express 250 for Carrier Appreciation NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Playoff race on Saturday, Aug. 13 and the Federated Auto Parts 400 NASCAR Cup Series race on Sunday, Aug. 14.“We are ready for race fans to come enjoy the biggest NASCAR party of the summer at America’s Premier Short Track,” said Lori Collier Waran, Richmond Raceway President. “Summer is about creating memories, so there is no better way to do that than a race weekend at Richmond Raceway. From the moment fans arrive, we will have entertainment and activities ready from the midway to the grandstands to the FanGrounds.”On Wednesday, Aug. 10, R...
Over 100 vaccinated in Richmond-Henrico Health District so far for Monkeypox
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Over 100 vaccinated in Richmond-Henrico Health District so far for Monkeypox

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - As the number of monkeypox cases continues to grow around Virginia, the Richmond-Henrico Health District (RHHD) said in almost a week, its vaccine supply has gone down to just a little over 200.“As of this afternoon, we’ve vaccinated over 100 people here in the Richmond Henrico Health District (RHHD),” Dr. Elaine Perry, director of RHHD, said.According to the Virginia Department of Health, there have been 75 total cases of monkeypox in the Commonwealth, two of which are in Central Virginia.Dr. Perry says right now, they’re continuing to vaccinate those who are at the highest risk, like people immunocompromised, anyone who knows they have the virus, and anyone who meets other specific risk criteria.“If they are in an establishment where sex is taking place if they ...