Fred Echols

WVTF/RADIO IQ News Host, Producer and Reporter

Fred Echols is a long time member of the WVTF/RADIO IQ news department and produces news content as well as public affairs programs. Fred's career in broadcasting began in North Carolina's Triad before switching from commercial radio where he'd held numerous positions including program director to hosting public radio programming at WVTF.

 

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Virginia Public Access Project
9:33 am
Mon March 3, 2014

VaNews for 03.03.14

Police officers in Chesterfield County have received some personal insights on interacting with mentally ill individuals...and a Hampton Roads woman found out it's not always easy to take a child out of martial arts training.

Those stories have been among the most frequently viewed over the past week on the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org.

 

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Virginia Public Access Project
9:47 am
Mon February 24, 2014

VaNews for 02.24.14

The prayers that open every session of the Virginia House of Delegates are being questioned by some members....and Norfolk has decided it's best to let nature have its way, at least in some cases.

Those stories are among the most read in recent days at the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org.

 

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Government & Politics
8:21 am
Mon February 17, 2014

VaNews for 2.17.14

A Virginia couple is at risk of losing $150,000 after challenging the state over the value of condemned land....and restaurant owner has run into some complications over a sign in a Norfolk historic district. 

Those stories have been among the most clicked over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org .

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Government & Politics
7:35 am
Mon February 10, 2014

VaNews for 2.10.14

A new idea for fostering co-operation between Democrats and Republicans in Richmond involves upgrading the liquor selection at the Executive Mansion and the governor pays a visit to the Eastern Shore, but which governor? 

Those stories have been among the most clicked over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org .

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Government & Politics
7:59 am
Mon February 3, 2014

VaNews for 2.3.14

A bill that would have Virginia make more frequent use of the electric chair has stalled in the Senate and a Northern Virginia school board member has hit it big on Twitter. 

Those stories have been among the most clicked over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's VaNews link on vpap.org .

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