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CBS-19 Chief Meteorologist Grabs Very Moving Photo On Parkway

CBS-19 Chief Meteorologist Grabs Very Moving Photo On Parkway

[ 0 ] June 11, 2014

Ravens Roost Blue Ridge Parkway Our pal Chief Meteorologist Travis Koshko of CBS-19 in Charlottesville grabbed a very touching and moving photo not long ago when traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway. “They saluted while holding an American flag and played Taps while facing the sunset. It was a pretty neat moment to witness, and I’m […]

WHSV: Skyline Drive Closes Due To Government Shutdown  /  Blue Ridge Parkway Roadway Open

WHSV: Skyline Drive Closes Due To Government Shutdown / Blue Ridge Parkway Roadway Open

[ 2 ] October 1, 2013

Post by Blue Ridge Life Magazine. Locals in the area along the BRP confirm they have been able to freely travel the parkway, but amenities such as visitors centers, restrooms, etc were closed. Around 5:30 pm Tuesday our media partners at CBS-19 forwarded this release to us from the NPS ranger in charge of the […]

Sunny End To The Weekend Brings Several Accidents Across The Area

Sunny End To The Weekend Brings Several Accidents Across The Area

[ 0 ] September 29, 2013

Central Virginia Blue Ridge Because of cloudiness on Saturday, many folks stayed indoors. But Sunday, with full sunshine, everyone was out traveling the roads. Just after noon Sunday in Nelson County near Montebello, an RV caught fire on Route 56 between Montebello and the Blue Ridge Parkway. No one was hurt in the fire but […]

Nelson: Wintergreen Rescue Crews Work Fall On Blue Ridge Parkway - 13 Year Old Girl Dies - Updated 9.16.13

Nelson: Wintergreen Rescue Crews Work Fall On Blue Ridge Parkway – 13 Year Old Girl Dies – Updated 9.16.13

[ 0 ] September 15, 2013

View MP 9 Accident 9.15.13 in a larger map Blue Ridge Parkway MP9 Augusta County, VA Updated 7:00PM 9.16.13 Since BRLM originally broke the story of a 13 year old girl involved in a serious fall along the BRP on Sunday afternoon, news has now surfaced that the young girl died as the result of […]

Blue Ridge Parkway: Wintergreen & Montebello Rope Teams Assist Park Service At 20 Minute Cliff

Blue Ridge Parkway: Wintergreen & Montebello Rope Teams Assist Park Service At 20 Minute Cliff

[ 0 ] June 13, 2013

Blue Ridge Parkway 20 Minute Cliff Nelson County, VA Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Chief Curtis Sheets confirms to BRLM Thursday evening that his agency along with Montebello Fire & Rescue were called to 20 Minute Cliff along the Blue Ridge Parkway. “Montebello provided manpower and an ambulance, we provided a rope team & equipment,” Chief […]

Icy Up Above - Rainy Down Below

Icy Up Above – Rainy Down Below

[ 0 ] February 26, 2013

Skyline Drive / Blue Ridge Parkway, VA If you weren’t in the mountains of Central Virginia or the ridges of Skyline Drive you probably just experienced a cold rainy late February day. But those in the higher elevations, say about 1000 feet or higher saw plenty of ice. So much so that Wintergreen Resort in […]

Sandy: First Rain & Wind, Now Snow!

Sandy: First Rain & Wind, Now Snow!

[ 0 ] October 29, 2012

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Though Sandy hasn’t delivered the sort of punch our east coast neighbors are seeing, she had a trick or two up her sleeve. Blizzard Warnings were issued for many Central Virginia counties near the Blue Ridge for 6-12 inches of snow by Tuesday afternoon in the elevations of roughly 2000 […]

Newly Released Book Highlights Tragedy On BRP And Comeback For UVA Student

Newly Released Book Highlights Tragedy On BRP And Comeback For UVA Student

[ 0 ] May 29, 2012

Blue Ridge Parkway Nelson County, Virginia November 2, 2008 started off as a fantastic day for Matthew Miller. He was a 20 year old third year student at UVA. But all of that changed in an instant later that morning as he biked along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Via http://michaelvitez.com/ “Matthew Miller had just pedaled […]

Emergency Crews Locate Two Missing Hikers Near Massies Mill - Updated 10AM

Emergency Crews Locate Two Missing Hikers Near Massies Mill – Updated 10AM

[ 0 ] May 22, 2012

Near Massies Mill SW Nelson County, VA Updated 10AM 5.22.12 Nelson Sheriff Brooks says the hikers have made it out with rescue crews and are now enroute to Augusta Medical to be checked out Earlier 8AM Update Nelson Sheriff David Brooks tells NCL that crews are with the two located hikers and are simply working […]

Various Freeze Warnings & Watches Nearby & Mountains Along BRP

Various Freeze Warnings & Watches Nearby & Mountains Along BRP

[ 0 ] April 10, 2012

FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM EDT WED ALONG & WEST OF BRP CLICK HERE FOR FREEZE WATCH PRODUCTS IN AMHERST AND POINTS SOUTH URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC 758 PM EDT TUE APR 10 2012 CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-PAGE- HAMPSHIRE-HARDY-EASTERN GRANT-EASTERN MINERAL- INCLUDING THE […]

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