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Top tourism stories

Top tourism stories

Editor's note: There was no lacking for big stories in the Williamsburg area this past year. Politics, tourism and electrical power were among some of the mostly hotly debated topics among readers.

The Gazette's staff has put together a series of stories outlining the top stories of 2015. We will then take a look at the stories we expect to see in the upcoming year in the Saturday, Jan. 2 edition.

Perhaps the biggest tourism story in greater Williamsburg in 2015 was the resurgence of visitors after more than three years of slumping summers.

"I think we did more than avoid summer swoon," said Karen Riordan, president of the Greater Williamsburg...