Skeeter News

Virginia V Foundation Members receive a subscription to the Skeeter News, a quarterly newsletter featuring news and updates, upcoming events, and photos from our historic archives published during our season.

Skeeter News Online

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Ask a Captain and Chief

Ask a Captain and Chief’ is the VIRGINIA V’s new advice column, where Captain Dale Pederson and Chief Engineer Joe Schmitt respond to your questions about commanding a ship and operating an engine room. No question is too small, too big, or too technical! To submit a question, please email

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