With dozens of local coronavirus stories dominating the news cycle every day, it’s easy to miss some other news here and there.
Here are some recent non-coronavirus stories you may have missed.
An area orthopedic surgeon will pay $1.75 million “to resolve allegations that he accepted kickbacks from SpineFrontier, Inc., a Massachusetts-based medical device manufacturer.” READ MORE
Peninsula surgeon to pay $1.75M to ‘resolve allegations he accepted kickbacks’ from a Massachusetts company
Williamsburg municipal election
The Williamsburg Area League of Women Voters sent out questionnaires to all the candidates. Here are their responses verbatim — the candidates are listed in alphabetical order. READ MORE
Here’s what you need to know about those running for City Council in Williamsburg
The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about a sextortion scam that’s been occurring over the past few weeks. READ MORE
Don’t fall for this ‘blackmail scam.’ This one involves porn
Elections are just around the corner and the Virginia Department of Elections needs election officers for the upcoming May elections and June primary. READ MORE
Police in Poquoson are asking the public for help in finding a woman missing since March. READ MORE