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What’s News Today: February 22, 2017

Here’s a look at some of the stories we’ll be following today as they make headlines across the country and Southwest Virginia.

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Viking Boys, Titan Girls Advance

Area squads advanced to Region semifinals with wins on Tuesday night, assuring them a shot in the VHSL state quarterfinal round.

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Bao Bao goes home

From the time she was born at the National Zoo in Washington, Bao Bao was a fan favorite.

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Gospel Jubilee

The sweet sounds of Gospel music will find Downtown Roanoke this Sunday, as local organizations team up to celebrate Black History Month wit…

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VT Professor Consults on Feature Film

Professor Peter Wallenstein stops by Daytime Blue Ridge to discuss his involvement in the feature film “Loving” — the story of Loving v. Vir…

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Daytime Kitchen: NY Strip over Barley

Executive Chef Ted Polfelt is in the Frankie Rowland’s Kitchen cooking up a New York strip over barley with a shallot confit. You can enjoy …