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Charles Fishburne

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Charles Fishburne is a correspondent for WCVE Public Radio. He brings over 40 years experience as a broadcast journalist and news executive in Richmond, Washington D.C. and New York. Charles was also a long-time television news anchor and news director in Richmond.

Articles by Charles Fishburne

Dominion Virginia Power Lifts Alert At North Anna; Plant Still Off-line

Dominion Virginia Power has ended its Alert and Notification of Unusual Event at the North Anna Power Station in the wake of Tuesday’s earthquake after completing walk-down inspections of equipment most susceptible to seismic activity. As Charles Fishburne reports, it is the second time this year the utility has had to deal with nature at its worst

Expert Says East Coast Unprepared for Earthquakes

Earthquakes of the magnitude recorded yesterday are unusual along the East Coast, and as a result, most structures are not strong enough and most government agencies not prepared enough, according to Jimmy Martin, Virginia Tech’s Director of the Disaster Risk Management Institute. Charles Fishburne talked with him as reports were coming in from across the state.