Potomac Nationals considering new stadium locations; Nationals trade Blake Treinen to the Athletics

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Monday, July 17.

After a deal for a new stadium in Prince William County fell through, the Potomac Nationals are considering new locations. Owner Art Silber didn’t disclose which locations were being considered but said Prince William and Maryland weren’t in the mix. He did say the team would consider leaving Northern Virginia but would prefer to stay.

The Washington Nationals traded Blake Treinen for Oakland Athletics relievers Ryan Madson and Sean Doolittle.

Virginia’s Commonwealth Transportation Board is on track to approve an agreement that would allow autonomous cars to test drive on Interstates 95 and 495 Express Lanes for the next three years.

The Stafford County Armed Services Memorial opened at the Stafford County Government Center this past weekend.
(Potomac Local)