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
9:29 am
Mon January 20, 2014

VaNews for 01.20.14

Governor McAuliffe's first week on the job finds him among the cubicles in the state payroll office and an Alexandria city council member thinks it time to clear some old laws off the books. 

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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Virginia Public Access Project
9:46 am
Mon January 13, 2014

VaNews for 01.13.14

The Virginia General Assembly will consider intervening this year in a pair of ongoing struggles...urban chickens versus urban dogs and fast drivers against slow ones.

Both stories have been among the most clicked this past week at the Virginia Public Access Project's Va News link on vpap.porg. 

 

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Government & Politics
9:05 am
Mon January 6, 2014

VaNews for 1.6.14

Amazon.com finds a way to make itself even more noticeable…and Virginia counties may soon have a new weapon to use against tall grass. 

Those stories are among the most clicked over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project’s VaNews link.

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Government & Politics
6:27 am
Mon December 30, 2013

VaNews for 12.30.13

More than 20-thousand vehicles in Virginia now bear the state’s “Don’t Tread on Me” specialty license plate....and thousands of children in the state have been exempted from the compulsory education law because of their parents’ religious beliefs.

Those stories are among the most clicked over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project’s VaNews link.

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Government & Politics
7:38 am
Mon December 23, 2013

VaNews for 12.23.13

How uranium from dismantled Soviet warheads helped Virginians keep the lights on...and a new perspective on monitoring older drivers.

Those stories are among the most clicked over the past week at the Virginia Public Access Project’s VaNews link.

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