However, the increase in suicide rates is not distributed equally among regions, or demographic groups. version. photos Crime & Safety Spotsylvania Teen Drowns in Rappahannock River Witnesses told authorities that they were jumping off a rock into the river when their friend, Brandon Wichert, disappeared. While the search for the teenager is ongoing, it represents the third emergency on the river in eight days, with the other two resulting in deaths. By Associated Press , Wire Service Content Aug. 31, 2020 By Associated Press , Wire Service Content Aug. 31, 2020, at 8:53 a.m. Chart 12237, Rappahannock River Corrotoman River to Fredericksburg A body was found near the Rappahannock River in Stafford County, Virginia, on Saturday morning, Stafford County police said. Mr. The Rappahannock River’s character changes abruptly in Fredericksburg at the fall line (the limit of tidal influence). Kayaker missing in Rappahannock River. Become a subscriber today! Customer Service: Circulation: Advertise: Other Services: Contact Us Submit News Obituary Guidelines Letter Guidelines Press release guidelines: Subscribe/Renew Smith led the recent effort to stop erection of power line towers across the Rappahannock River. Rappahannock River Valley National Wildlife Refuge is proud to have nesting and roosting bald eagles. The body was found in the area of River Road near Kings Highway. Carl died when his aircraft crashed in Deltaville. Monday’s death was the third on the river in a nine-day period. Oct 20, 2013 - Explore Mason Realty, Inc's board "Rappahannock River" on Pinterest. By: AP Wire Posted at 9:18 AM, Aug 31, 2020 . The University of Maryland’s newly published 2019 Chesapeake Bay Report Card found that the water quality in the Rappahannock River fell significantly between 2018 and 2019, from a C grade to a D, based on 7 indicators of water quality. Although a great deal of the watershed along the Rappaha… Based on data from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration gauges, Adam Lynch, a river steward with the Friends of the Rappahannock, said the water levels on the Rappahannock this weekend are expected to be about 3 feet, down from 7.5 feet on Sept. 1. (window.jQuery || document.write("