Contact Us

Contact Us is the online site of the Rappahannock News, the weekly newspaper published every Thursday in the Rappahannock County seat of Washington, VA.

Our offices are open 8:30 to 5 weekdays at: 309 Jett St., Washington, VA 22747.

Call us at 540-675-3338, or use the form below to send us an online message.

DENNIS BRACK, publisher


JAN CLATTERBUCK, general manager

WALTER NICKLIN, publisher emeritus

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
  • Humidity: 30%
  • Cloud Coverage:%
  • Wind: 1 mph
  • UV Index: 2 Low
  • Sunrise: 07:25:54 AM
  • Sunset: 05:22:11 PM


Mostly sunny. High 42F. Winds light and variable.


Partly cloudy skies. Low 21F. Winds light and variable.


A mix of clouds and sun in the morning followed by cloudy skies during the afternoon. High 44F. Winds light and variable.