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upper 20s and lower 30s friday: mostly sunny with highs in the middle 40s saturday: mostly sunny southwest virginia struggle with hunger. today... you can make a in our community. wsls 10 is once again teaming up with feeding america southwest virginia for the 10 cares food drive... which is happening right now. wsls 10's rachel lucas joins us live from one of our donation locations... the kroger store in bonsack. rachel, how easy is it for customers to donate?### hunger continues to be a problem here in our region - according to feeding america - who serves meals to more than 127 thousand people each month...almost 13 percent of
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where they will find their next meal. that's about one in eight people. so chances are you know someone who struggles with providing meals for their families. so if you would like to help provide those extra cans - we've made it easy for you. you can either bring in canned goods from your pantry at home - or you can purchase them here today at kroger. as we mentioned.. the kroger in bonsack is not the only location our region - according to feeding america - who serves meals to more than 127 thousand people each month...almost 13 percent of people in southwest virginia do not their next meal. that's about one in eight people. so chances are you know someone who struggles with providing meals for their families. so if you would like to help provide those extra cans - we've
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either bring in canned goods you the kroger in bonsack is not the only location that's collecting food today... we're also collecting items at the kroger stores in cave spring.. lynchburg.. martinsville and blacksburg. you can drop off donations until seven o-clock tonight.### we want to check in now at one of the other live locations where the wsls ten cares food drive is taking place right now... in martinsville. that's where wsls ten's colter anstaett joins us now live. hey colter! verbatim where the wsls ten cares food drive is taking place right now...
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one of the virginia tech students facing charges in the stabbing death of 13- court today for a bond hearing. court documents show attorney's for "natalie keepers"
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the 19-year-old is charged with accessory before the fact to first-degree murder ... and body. david eisenhauer is charged with first-degree murder. both are bond. meanwhile, the associated press reports that a spokesperson for "kik".. says the company responded quickly when the effort to find nicole turned to her use of the social media app. acting on an emergency fbi request to provide information that the company believes led to the arrests of both suspects.### nicole lovell will be laid to rest in blacksburg this afternoon. her funeral is set for 3 this afternoon at mccoy funeral home in blacksburg. wednesday was a somber day as hundreds of family, friends, police officers and others gathered for nicole's visitation. they shared memories of the young girl who touched so many lives. katie wilson/ family friend 3:28:28 "remember her as the happy child she was the girl everybody loved. the smiling colie." a memorial fund for the family has been set up at the national bank of blacksburg.
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expenses. remaining funds will be used to start a scholarship in nicole's name.### now to an update on a story out of franklin county... as one woman is charged in connection with the suspicious death of an infant. the rocky mount police chief says the autopsy revealed the baby was still born. the baby's body was found in a dumpster at a franklin county dump site. 24-year-old katherine dellis is charged with unlawful concealment of human remains. town leaders are sharing their thoughts. matthew hankins/assistan t town manager - "that's about the most rotten thing you can hear, it's not something you want to hear in particular associated with your town it's an unfortunate circumstance and its shaken a lot of people hear in the community." dellis is being held in the roanoke city jail. # over the past few months, the documentary "making a murderer" has gained popularity nationwide. many have a strong opinion on whether they believe the man at the center of the case, steven
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now.. police in the town of "man-a-ta-wick", where the case has taken place.. have a new crime to focus on. captain larry zimney, manitowoc police department the same voice, same type of call that indicated that, there was a bomb in the building and that there would tonight." police say the caller indicated that he wanted justice for steven avery. after six p-m.. threatening bombs and explosives at the police department. once the scene was cleared a few hours later.. another call came in-- threatening a massacre. police again responded and found nothing. they're working now to determine where the calls are coming from. officers say they've received several threats since the documentary came out and are taking them all seriously.### risk for heart disease, but experts getting enough. a new study from the cleveland clinic finds 40 percent of us are not meeting the minimum recommendations for exercise.
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minutes a day, 5 days a week of walking, biking, lifting weights or any type of moderate physical activity. it all goes a long way in improving cholesterol, blood sugar and blood pressure. fitness experts say start small and stay realistic. candice case - fitness director, ymca :35-:44 "don't expect to lose 20 pounds in that first month. don't expect to go to every class, right in a row." if you don't have time to work out, stand up. studies show that simply standing for two hours a day can reduce your risk for heart disease by 10 percent.### now for mworeh expect throughout the evening and over the next several days montuori. today: breezy with increasing sunshine.highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s
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20s and lower 30s in the middle 40s saturday: mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s sunday: sun & clouds with highs in the lower 50s highs in the possible tuesday: light snow possible with highs in the upper 30s with increasing sunshine.highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s tonight: mainly clear and and it's shaping up to become the most expensive sporting event in u-s history. ticket tracking site "seat-geek" reports the average ticket price is just shy of five
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hundreds of dollars more than the record-setting ticket price for the mayweather- pacquiao fight last spring. they're also far more expensive than tickets to superbowl 49- which had set a record for the n-f-l. the denver broncos and carolina panthers face off sunday in the first super bowl held in silicon valley in more than three decades. the area's high average income is likely a factor in high ticket prices.### valentine's day is right around the corner and if you're looking for love we've got the tips you need-- from what to eat.. and how late stay out... even when to finally give up. we give you a breakdown of the
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sunshine.highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s tonight: mainly clear and breezy with lows in the upper 20s and lower 30s friday: mostly sunny with highs in the middle 40s saturday: mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s sunday: sun & clouds with highs in the lower 50s monday: increasing clouds with highs in the lower 40s.evening light snow possible tuesday: light snow possible with highs in the upper 30s
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and lower 50s tonight: mainly clear and breezy with lows in the upper 20s and lower 30s friday: mostly sunny with highs in the middle 40s saturday: mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s sunday: sun & clouds with highs in the lower 50s monday: increasing clouds with highs in the lower 40s.evening light snow possible tuesday: light snow possible with highs in the upper 30s
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tonight: mainly clear and breezy with lows in the upper 20s and lower 30s friday: mostly sunny with highs in the middle 40s saturday: mostly sunny with highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s sunday: sun & clouds with highs in the lower 50s monday: increasing clouds with highs in the lower 40s.evening light snow possible tuesday: light snow possible with highs in the upper 30s and lower 50s
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breezy with lows in the upper 20s and lower 30s friday: mostly sunny with highs in the middle 40s saturday: mostly sunny valentine's day is just around the corner and if you're looking to fall in love.. match-dot-com has released its singles in america survey with some tips. the survey found going out for sushi increases your chances for a second date by 170-percent. whatever you do, don't skip dinner or drinks-- that will decrease your chances of another date by 107-percent. two- shorter a second date. longer than three-hours will decrease your chances as well.
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eleven days to hear back from someone before calling it quits.. while women will only wait a week. your facebook feed may contain a new birthday reminder today... belonging to the social media giant itself. facebook was officially founded twelve years ago today. but instead.. the website wants to focus the attention on its users-- designating today "friends day."### if you've had trouble filing your tax return-- the i-r-s may be to blame. more on an internal issue that's causing delays. plus you're looking live at the wsls ten cares food drive at the kroger in bonsack.. we'll check back in for an update on today's donations.###
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noon... a judge has denied bail for natalie keepers.. the virginia tech student charged in connection to the death of 13- year-old nicole lovell. keeper's attorneys say they are trying to get her out of jail because of a gluten allergy and mental health isss we'll have the latest on this story on our website.. wsls- dot-com and tonight beginning at five p-m. if you've tried to file your taxes over the past 24- hours and are having an issue-- the website may be to blame. the i-r-s service site was hit with technical difficulties yesterday. a hardware failure brought down some of its tax processing systems.. including one that lets people file electronically. the system remained down through this morning and up and running today. you still have plenty of time though.. taxes aren't due until april 18.### toyota has announced it will
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the brand was formed in 20-03 to after years of slumping sales, toyota has decided to kill the brand. beginning in august, 20-17 as toyotas. toyota dealerships will continue to service scion vehicles.### we want to turn back now to the wsls ten cares food drive. we are teaming up with kroger and feeding america southwest virginia to collect food at kroger locations all across the region... including in bonsack -- where wsls ten's rachel lucas joins us now with the latest. rachel-- awre things going out there?### -last year's 10 cares food drive collected 26,000 pounds of food. also please keep in mind that our food drive last year was with walmart, not kroger. there's no need to mention where the food drive was last year, just want to make sure no one says "last wsls and kroger
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-feeding america southwest virginia stocks the shelves of hundreds of partner organizations and food pantries in the region. -faswva serves 143,000 people each month. -13% of population in southwest virginia does not know where their next meal will come from. -1 in 8 people in southwest virginia are food insecure. 1 food. also please keep in mind that our food drive last year was with walmart, not kroger. we're now just a few minutes from daytime blue ridge.. for more on what's coming up today-- lets check in with natalie and lindee.### ridge.. we tackle the toughest superbowl quiz ever created.. wsls sports director john appicello and money in their sports triva quiz. and we have invited roanoke's
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to the daytime kitchen. today's he's making some manly superbowl snacks.. we hope you can join us for daytime.. we're coming up in
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today: breezy with increasing sunshine.highs in the upper 40s and lower 50s tonight: mainly clear and breezy with lows in the upper 20s and lower 30s friday: mostly sunny with highs in the middle 40s saturday: mostly sunny sure to join us at 5 p-m for our
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daytime blue ridge.. i'm natalie faunce..
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