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Newport News Now is a daily e-newsletter that launched in March 2016. Articles that ran in our newsletter between March 2016 and March 2018 are available on these pages. Newsletters produced beginning in April 2018 can be viewed on our new daily newsletter page.

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Jun 06

New “Untapped VA” Television Program to Premier Tonight

Posted on June 6, 2017 at 9:03 AM by Communications Department

The Economic Development Authority in collaboration with Cox Communications, the Newport News Hospitality Association, the Newport News Tourism Development Office and the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s Marketing Leverage Grant program,Untapped_SC are proud to announce the premiere of the Untapped VA television program this evening at 8:00 p.m. on Cox Communications Channel 11.

Untapped VA is a program that showcases the vibrant craft beer culture rooted in new craft breweries, popular craft tap rooms, festivals, and local restaurants that support the local craft beer movement. The episode showing tonight focuses on Newport News’s first craft brewery, Tradition Brewing Company, as well as our own Ironclad Bourbon Distillery. The program premieres at 8:00 p.m. tonight and is running 30 times throughout Virginia and 15 times nationally. It is also airing permanently online on Cox Communications’ YurVIEW National television network. Don’t miss this new program showing that Great Things are Happening in Newport News!