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Contractor Will Close Ramps Of Interstate During Bridge Repair Project

A contractor will temporarily close off some ramps of Interstate 64 during a project at mile marker 118.

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Maryland Man Dies After Two-Vehicle Collision In Nelson County

A Maryland man died after his motorcycle collided with a car Saturday in Nelson County.

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Possible Presidential Hopeful Will Speak In Virginia

Dr. Ben Carson, who might seek the Republican nomination for President, will speak in Richmond in October.

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Supporters Of Confederate Flags Rally In Lexington

The Sons of Confederate Veterans have rallied in Lexington in support of Confederate flags.

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First Warner-Gillespie Debate Takes Place Before Virginia Bar Association

Mark Warner and Ed Gillespie have had the first debate of the 2014 U.S. Senate campaign.

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Virginia Keeps Drug For Lethal Injections That Had Problems Elsewhere

Virginia will keep using midazolam in a three-drug cocktail for lethal injections of death row inmates.

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Minor Earthquake Happened Friday South Of TownOf Louisa

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 2.1 magnitude earthquake happened Friday afternoon in Louisa County.

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Randy Taylor Tells WINA News “I’m innocent”

The man convicted of killing Nelson County teenager Alexis Murphy tells WINA he didn't do it.

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UVA Study: Demand Outweighs Supply Of Mental Health Services

A study by a UVA economics professor shows many in our region are not receiving the mental health services they need.

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Report: SNP Produces $72 Million In Economic Benefits

The annual report has been issued on how Shenandoah National Park helps the regional economy.

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State’s Honey Bee Population Suffering

Between October and April, the bee population dropped by 33%

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Judge Upholds Jury Sentence For Randy Taylor

A Nelson County judge has told Randy Allen Taylor he must spend two life terms in prison.

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Albemarle Prosecutor Elaborates On Weiner Case

The Albemarle Commonwealth's Attorney has highlighted additional details of the Mark Weiner case.

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Madison Man Charged In Dog Bite Case

A Madison County man faces several charges in the wake of a dog biting incident.

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Governor Orders State Agencies To Contract More With Certain Firms

Governor McAuliffe wants state agencies to do more business with firms headed by minorities and women.

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Researchers Examine Who Benefits From Higher Minumum Wage

UVA's Weldon Cooper Center has researched who would benefit if the minimum wage reaches $10.10 per hour.

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Judge Delays Sentencing For Mark Weiner

An Albemarle judge has delayed the sentencing for Mark Lawrence Weiner.

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Sierra Club Wants Pesticide Ban In City Parks

Our region's Sierra Club wants city officials to stop using pesticides in parks and other places.

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NC Firm To Explore Alternative Sewer Line Routes

The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority wants a N.C. company to find an alternative local sewer line route.

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Police Search For Clock Thief

City Police are trying to catch whoever swiped a giant clock from a store.

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