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Owner of Car Abandoned in Storm Found

‪York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Deputies found the owner of a 2000 black Mercury Mountaineer that was found parked next to the boat ramp at Back Creek Park Saturday morning.…

Tabb Football Shows Promise in Opening Loss to James Monroe

Tabb’s football team lost Monday’s season opener to James Monroe by nearly 40 points – 59-20 to be exact – but the final score is far from indicative of what…

UPDATE: Closures, Cancellations for Tuesday

Due to the effects of Hurricane Irene, businesses, government buildings and other organizations have announced closures for Tuesday. Find updated closure information, by locality, below. The newest closure announcements are…

William and Mary to Resume Classes Wednesday

Last week, students waited to board a sold-out train to leave town. On Tuesday, they’ll begin to return. Photo by Stephen Salpukas/WM News. The College of William and Mary will…

Guidance for Filing Insurance Claims, Addressing Water Damage

Be sure to take photos of hurricane-related damages before clearing debris in order to file insurance claims. Photo by Will Armbruster. Most residents of the Historic Triangle have begun clearing…

Tips for Handling Long-Term Power Outage

  With power lines down across the Triangle, residents could be without power for days or maybe weeks. Thousands of residents in the Triangle will remain without power at least…

Game On: UPDATE: BRD Football Games’ Status for Monday

            Hurricane Irene’s tear through the Historic Triangle has left two of the three Bay Rivers District footbal games scheduled for Monday – which were…

Important Hurricane News From WY Daily

Hurricane Irene has left much of Hampton Roads without power, including the Historic Triangle. The staff of WY Daily has also lost the ability to update our site for now,…

Some Triangle Businesses Open After Hurricane

There are a lot of residents and businesses in the Triangle without power, and lots of impassable roads, but some businesses are open and welcoming customers.…

Hurricane Irene Aftermath

  Downed trees covered the ground in the Triangle, including this one in Governor’s Land. Photo by Emily Gerdelman. Triangle governments and citizens are working on assessing and repairing damage…

Regular Updates to Post at 7 a.m.

The staff of Williamsburg-Yorktown Daily is slowing updates as the storm moves through Virginia, effectively stopping regular updates at 10 p.m.…

Triangle Feeling Effects of Irene

The initial effects of Hurricane Irene were felt throughout the Historic Triangle Saturday afternoon, causing some reports of damage.…

Tracking Hurricane Irene

Hurricane Irene hit land in North Carolina this morning and is moving towards Virginia. Check WYDaily for updates on the storm’s progress.  …

Emergency Information by Locality

WY Daily is tracking updates on preparations for Hurricane Irene for each locality, including information about shelters, power outages and road closures if they occur. Click below to find information,…

JCC Notebook: Celebrating Local Lifesavers, Planning Commission Meeting and More

This week in James City County, two lifesavers get honored by the county and the Planning Commission has a few meetings set.…