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Transportation Secretary: VDOT Will Be Flexible With 29 Projects

Virginia's Secretary of Transportation says VDOT will be flexible when it does major road improvements.

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Poplar Ridge Housing Development Approved At Old Golf Course

The Fluvanna Supervisors have approved the proposed Poplar Ridge development on a 3-2 vote.

State Board Elections

Board Of Elections Has New Provision Regarding Photo ID’s And Voting

Virginia's Board of Elections has a new provision on photo ID's used by voters.

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Patrick County Boy Found In Kentucky; AMBER Alert Ends

A young boy from Patrick County was found unharmed in Kentucky, and an AMBER alert is over.

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Falls Church Resident Dies In Afghanistan

A high-ranking Army officer from Falls Church has died in Afghanistan.

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Virginia’s Same-Sex Marriage Case Going To U.S. Supreme Court

Attorney General Mark Herring will formally ask the Supreme Court to consider a lower court ruling stating that Virginia's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional.

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Special Election Set for November 4th

Event will replace outgoing Congressman Eric Cantor

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UPDATE: Culpeper County Family Killed In Murder-Suicide

The Culpeper County Sheriff says five members of a family were shot to death in an apparent murder-suicide.

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McDonnell Corruption Trial Continues

Star witness Jonnie Williams finally left the witness stand Monday in the trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell.

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Virginia Wine Summit Scheduled For October

There will be an event in Richmond this fall to celebrate Virginia's contribution to the wine industry.

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Slow First Year For City’s Office Of Human Rights

One of the city's newest agencies has had a slow first year.

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Vigil For Alexis Murphy Honors Her One Year After Disappearance

The friends and family of Alexis Murphy came together Sunday at Nelson County High School to honor her memory.

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Week Two Of McDonnells’ Trial In Richmond

The Richmond trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell resumes following a weekend break.

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Long Ago Albemarle Supervisor Has Died

Long ago Albemarle Supervisor Bill Roundabush (I -Rivanna District) has died at age 86.

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Some Alumni Criticize UVA Draft Plan For Handling Dissent

The UVA Board of Visitors has been stung by alumni criticism of a draft plan on dealing with dissent.

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Project Will Cause Shutdown Of Street That Includes UVA Hospital

A re-paving project this week on Lee Street will force visitors to UVA Hospital to make adjustments.

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Virginians Welcome Birthplace Of Country Music Museum

Fans flocked to Southwest Virginia to welcome the Birthplace Of Country Music Museum.

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National Night Out Happens Tuesday At Darden Towe Park

Albemarle Police and other county employees will observe National Night Out on Tuesday at Darden Towe Park.

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Virginia Remains Top Ten State For Farm Markets

Virginia keeps its top ten ranking on a list of states with farm markets.

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Group Created After Harrington Case Publicizes Recent Disappearances

Help Save The Next Girl is publicizing recent searches for missing persons, including Bonnie Santiago.

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