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Kaine, Warner Want Old Rail Cars Retired

Senators Warner and Kaine want to speed up the timetable for retiring old rail cars.

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Man Dies After Standoff Near Emporia

A 53-year-old man dies after standoff with law enforcement agencies near Emporia.

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Local Jobless Rate Lower In March

Our region's jobless rate edged down in March.

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Two New Food Producers For Albemarle

Free range turkeys and cheeses from the rich milk of goats and sheep will soon be produced locally.

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Governor Reacts To Baltimore Violence

Governor McAuliffe reacts to violence and looting in Baltimore.

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NOW Responds To Complaints About Display

The local NOW Chapter responds to complaints about library display.

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Sweet Briar Barred From Selling Assets

A judge is preventing Sweet Briar College from selling off any assets for six months.

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Fourth Lockdown This Week In Orange

The fourth school lockdown of the week in Orange County occurred Wednesday.

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RSWA Expects No Big Fee Changes

The Rivanna Solid Waste Authority expects no changes in next year's fee structure.

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Lawmakers Seek Probe Of Tuition Grants

Members of the General Assembly ask why Sweet Briar used tuition assistance.

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Galvin Wants West Main Zoning Changes

Kathy Galvin says West Main Street doesn't need more huge structures such as The Flats.

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Another Evacuation At Orange County School

An Orange County middle school was evacuated Tuesday afternoon.

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Augusta Teenager Dies In Crash

Augusta teenager dies in single-vehicle accident south of Waynesboro.

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Herring Attends Same-Sex Marriage Hearing

Herring attended a Supreme Court session focusing on same-sex marriages.

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State Supreme Court Judge To Retire

A member of Virginia;s Supreme Court will retire this summer.

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JMU Wants New Convocation Center

James Madison University hopes to create a new home for men's and women's basketball.

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Car Operation Cost Lower This Year

AAA has tallied gas prices and other factors, to determine the costs of operating a vehicle.

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Paul McCartney Coming To JPJ June 23rd

Paul McCartney is playing a concert June 23rd at John Paul Jones Arena.

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Complaints About Display At Main Library

Our area's library board hears complaints about a display at the Central Library.

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Bogus Call Locks Down Gordonsville School

A Gordonsville school had a lockdown Monday, but the call that triggered it was bogus.

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Kathy Galvin Outlines City Education Challenges

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One is rising school enrollment, with another need a sustainable financial plan to pay for new construction.

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Council Candidate Wes Bellamy: “Make Housing More Affordable”

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He points out that nearly half of the city's residents have to put at least one third of their income toward housing costs.

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Tracy Morgan settles suit with Walmart over fatal crash

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The "SNL" star sued the retail giant over a semi crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured.

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LiLo is (finally) finishing her community service

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The "Mean Girls" star had to log 125 hours before May 28 after a judge rejected her previous effort.