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Virginia Tech Investigates Violent Message

Police at Virginia Tech investigate a threatening message left in a bathroom.

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Suit Against Lunsford Continues

A Richmond lawyer says a lawsuit against outgoing Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney Denise Lunsford will continue.

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Dominion Wants 2nd Surry License Renewal

Dominion Virginia Power is the first utility in the nation to request a second license renewal for a nuclear plant.

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Three Arrested In Separate Cases

City Police have arrested suspects in three unrelated cases.

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New Manager For City Human Rights Office

Charlottesville has a new manager for the Office of Human Rights.

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Conservation Grant To Help James River

The James River is getting some help from a conservation grant.

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Albemarle Parents Blast Redistricting Plan

Some parents. students and educators are urging the Albemarle School Board to re-think some redistricting proposals that are now being considered.

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Peaceable Farm: Pleas For Patience, Honesty

Demands for justice include emails from people who think Commonwealth Attorney Diana Wheeler's children should be poisoned because not all of the animals have been seized.

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Access Changes At McIntire Park

Now that construction is underway on the new YMCA, there will be some changes for getting into McIntire Park.

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CAT Ends Detour Affecting Downtown

CAT prepares to resume trolley service to the 2nd Street stop on the Downtown Mall.

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Schedule For Lane Closings Changed

VDOT has curtailed some of extended lane closures at the Rio at 29 North intersection


UVA Heads South To Take On Miami

UVA and Miami are meeting for the 13th time in series history.

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Woman Charged With Selling Heroin

A Madison County woman has been charged in Greene County with selling heroin.

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Woman Charged With Criminal Assault

A Greene County woman faces a criminal assault charge.

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Ivy Transfer Station Upgrade Approved

The Albemarle Supervisors have approved a plan to modernize the transfer station at the old Ivy landfill.

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Call For Radar On Carrsbrook Drive

The Albemarle Supervisors want to install radar speed signs on Carrsbrook Drive.

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VDOT Ready To Reopen Proffit Rd.

VDOT is preparing to reopen Proffit Road.

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Hearing Involving Seized Horses Delayed

A hearing that involves the horses seized from Peaceable Farm has been put on hold.

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County Wants Input On Pantops Station

Albemarle County wants community engagement in the planning for a public safety station in the Pantops area.

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Augusta Precincts Will Comply With ADA

Federal officials say Augusta County has agreed to make its polling places more accessible to voters with disabilities.

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New Steps In Lunsford Suit

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Attorney Matt Hardin has countered the Albemarle County Commonwealth's Attorney's claim that she doesn't have to comply with FOIA requests because she is not a public body.

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Meth Lab Arrest In Fluvanna County

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Dale Andrew Koplowitz behind bars for allegedly making methamphetamine in a so-called one pot meth production lab.

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Fatal Crashes Down, DUI’s Up This Thanksgiving


Six people died on Virginia highways this Thanksgiving Day weekend.

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HOLIDAY TV: What to watch this week


This week is packed with programs to get you in the holiday spirit.

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Bono, Clooney, Kardashian part of all-star campaign for AIDS

FILE - In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident. Orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich says Bono underwent a five-hour surgery on his elbow in which three plates and 18 screws were inserted on Sunday night. Bono had another surgery to repair a fracture to his left pinkie on Monday. Lorich says Bono will need therapy but a full recovery is expected.

Bono is a launching an all-star campaign featuring "once-in-a-lifetime experiences" like walking the red carpet with Meryl Streep or visiting the "Game of Thrones" set.