Recent Stories

At its monthly meeting Monday night at town hall, the Washington Town Council applauded the Rappahannock County Garden Club’s possible gift of flowering trees — dozens, or even hundreds of them — and debated at length the Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission’s possible gift of a master plan.

And where was Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services, literally hours before making headlines for revising the iconic poem on the Statue of Liberty's pedestal, suggesting only immigrants who can “stand on their own two feet” are welcome in the United States?

In-Depth Reporting

In-Depth Reporting

Community support for the nonprofit, nonpartisan Foothills Forum provides research and reporting about Rappahannock County matters, in collaboration with the Rappahannock News.
Here's our work so far...

Rappahannock Weather

Right Now
37°
Sunny
  • Humidity: 47%
  • Cloud Coverage:%
  • Wind: 4 mph
  • UV Index: 0 Low
  • Sunrise: 07:20:56 AM
  • Sunset: 04:51:31 PM

Today

Partly cloudy this evening then becoming cloudy with periods of freezing drizzle after midnight. Low 26F. Winds light and variable.

Tonight

Partly cloudy this evening then becoming cloudy with periods of freezing drizzle after midnight. Low 26F. Winds light and variable.

Tomorrow

A mix of rain and freezing rain in the morning. Light rain in the afternoon. High 41F. Winds light and variable. Chance of precip 80%.