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13 hours ago

New Pipeline Route Through National Forests

The Atlantic Coast Pipeline would take a different route through two national forests.

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1 day ago

Robbery At Credit Union Branch

The Zion Crossroads branch of the University of Virginia Community Credit Union was robbed Thursday afternoon.

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1 day ago

Search Warrant In Bonnie Santiago Case

Area law enforcement agencies believe Bonnie Santiago, who's been missing since July 2014, is probably dead.

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1 day ago

Allegations Of Police Racial Profiling

Three lawsuits have been filed against a policeman who works for Albemarle County.

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1 day ago

Red Hill Elementary Renovations Approved

The Albemarle School Board has approved renovation plans for Red Hill Elementary.

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1 day ago

Webb Won’t Run As Independent

Jim Webb, who once represented Virginia in the U.S. Senate, says he won't be an independent candidate for President.

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1 day ago

Silva Remains Behind Bars

Bryan Michael Silva, who barricaded himself in his house last month, will remain in jail.

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1 day ago

Virginia Democrats Prepare For Primary

The campaigns of Democratic rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are gettihg ready for the March 1st Virginia Primary.

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2 days ago

Chamber Presents Q Award

Amy-Sarah Marshall is the winner of this year's Q Award from the local Chamber of Commerce.

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2 days ago

Law On Exhuming Bodies Under Review

State lawmakers are considering a bill that requires notification of the next-of-kin before a body is exhumed.

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2 days ago

Our Area Has Four Diamond Winners

Two hotels and restaurants in Albemarle County made AAA's annual list of Four Diamond Award winners.

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2 days ago

House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

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2 days ago

House Debates Proposed Smoking Fines

The House of Delegates is debating possible penalties for parents or grandparents who smoke in a car when someone under the age of 8 is a passenger.

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2 days ago

Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.

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2 days ago

Fire Guts Log Cabin Near Dyke

A fire has gutted a log cabin in the Dyke area of Greene County.

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2 days ago

Matthew Lawyers Have Revised Deadline

The defense lawyers for Jesse Matthew have a revised deadline for requesting a change of venue, if they want to go that route.

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2 days ago

Augusta School Bus Crash Injures Kids

An Augusta County school bus carrying middle and high school kids crashed Wednesday afternoon in the Fishersville area.

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2 days ago

Senate Approves Concealed Carry Bill

A bill that makes it easier for people with a protective order to get a concealed weapons permit has won Senate approval.

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2 days ago

House Approves Weapons Related Bills

The House of Delegates has approved three bills that are part of a compromise worked out by Governor McAuliffe and Republican leaders.

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2 days ago

Board Hears New Horror Stories

The Albemarle Supervisors hear new horror stories from residents of Woodburn Road.

Latest News

11 hours ago in Entertainment

Bill Murray tosses fans’ phones off rooftop

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The "Ghostbusters" star was unwinding at rooftop restaurant in California on Thursday when he spotted two starstruck fans trying to snap his photo.

11 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Zoolander 2’ to battle at the box office

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

12 hours ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas

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With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

13 hours ago in Music, Entertainment

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration in the works

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Organizers of the original Woodstock festival are trying to get something together to mark the golden anniversary of the event in 2019.

13 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, UVA

Ragged Mountain Reservoir Full

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The Ragged Mountain reservoir is now full after the new dam was built.