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On Sunday, the Culpeper Police Department says a man was "yelling suicidal statements" as he climbed the 250-foot-tall Verizon cell phone tower off Old Brandy Road. Officers were able to de-escalate the situation and the man was safely returned to the ground and transported to the hospital for a mental health evaluation and treatment of self-inflicted injuries.

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Townsfolk, family and friends paid tribute Sunday afternoon to the late Ray Gooch, 82, longtime Town Council member and one of the town’s beloved residents, in a memorial carriage walk through the streets he walked daily and so loved. Led by a bagpiper and horse-drawn carriage, mourners walk…

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  • Humidity: 100%
  • Cloud Coverage:65%
  • Wind: 3 mph
  • UV Index: 7 High
  • Sunrise: 06:08:57 AM
  • Sunset: 08:28:28 PM

Today

Areas of patchy fog early. Mostly cloudy...isolated thunderstorms developing this afternoon. High 87F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

Tonight

Some passing clouds. Low 68F. Winds light and variable.

Tomorrow

A mainly sunny sky. Hot. High 92F. Winds light and variable.