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Inn vs. Konick suit moves forward

The Inn at Little Washington’s lawsuit against local attorney David L. Konick will move forward, once Inn attorney David Fiske can specify damages caused by Konick’s legal actions against the Town’s largest landowner.
Two arraigned for racing on 211

In Rappahannock District Court Tuesday (Jan. 5) Judge J. Gregory Ashwell presided over a diverse docket of charges including high-speed racing, assault and battery, marijuana and underage alcohol possession, and DWI, among others.
Photos: Sworn officers

Sheriff Connie C. Smith, re-elected to her third term in November, was sworn in for another term at the Rappahannock County Sheriff’s Office last Tuesday (Dec. 29)
Fatal shooting investigation, reaction continues

The Rappahannock County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the Dec. 15 shooting death in Chester Gap of 25-year-old Brittney Koster of Woodbridge, whose boyfriend remains in custody without bond, charged with involuntary manslaughter and two other gun-related felonies.
Woman shot and killed in Chester Gap

A 22-year-old Chester Gap man is being held without bond at RSW Regional Jail this week after police say he unintentionally shot and killed his girlfriend, Brittney Koster, at home just after midnight Tuesday.
Crash-related felony charges sent to grand jury

In Rappahannock County District Court this Tuesday (Dec. 15), the case of 26-year-old Haymarket resident Rajesh Pramod Patil, charged with eluding/disregarding police, a felony, was certified to the grand jury. Two misdemeanor charges of general reckless driving and reckless driving…
Group appeals CTB’s stub street release

Attorney David Konick and four other supporters of his nearly year-long legal challenge of “beautification” projects by the town of Washington and its largest business, the Inn at Little Washington, have filed an appeal in Rappahannock County Circuit Court of…
Grand larceny sentence in circuit court

In Rappahannock County Circuit Court Dec. 3, a 24-year-old Fredericksburg woman was sentenced to three years in jail (all suspended), and two years of supervised probation, after pleading guilty to grand larceny and other charges. Judge Herman A. Wisnant also…
Drug and alcohol charges heard in district court

In Rappahannock County District Court Tuesday (Dec. 1), Susan Michelle Altenhein appeared via videoconference from the Rappahannock Shenandoah Warren Regional Jail, where she is being held. The 47-year-old Marshall resident was arraigned on a felony charge of possession of Schedule…
Heroin summit Dec. 3 in Culpeper

A summit on heroin use — “Addressing the Heroin Epidemic as a Community,” is scheduled for Dec. 3 at Germanna Community College in Culpeper. The summit is 8:30 a.m to 4 p.m. and will a address the current heroin epidemic…
Former deputy admits destroying evidence

In circuit court Nov. 5, former Rappahannock County Sheriff’s deputy Daniel Stevens pleaded guilty to a charge of destruction of evidence, and was sentenced to 12 months in jail, all suspended.
VDOT exits Middle Street

The Commonwealth Transportation Board discontinues VDOT’s maintenance of the stub end of Middle Street in the town of Washington, and lawyer David Konick appeals a circuit court decision to dismiss his suit against the Inn and the town of Washington…