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State Senate Approves “Ban The Box” Legislation

The State Senate has approved a bill that eliminates a question on many employment applications.

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Lawmaker Predicts More Mental Health Spending

A senior member of the House of Delegates forecasts higher spending on mental health.

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UVA Names Valediction Speaker

The University of Virginia has named the speaker for its Valedictory Exercises.

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Regional Jobless Rate Stays Below 4%

Our area's jobless rate help steady in December at 3.7%.

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State Police Investigate Autogyro Incident

State Police are investigating a Wednesday incident near Crozet involving an autogyro.

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College Sexual Assault Legislation Advances

Legislation that deals with sexual assaults at colleges has advanced in the General Assembly.

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Proposed Food Sales Amendment Rejected

A proposed constitutional amendment that deals with direct food sales from farms has died.

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Morrissey Against Prohibiting Pornography In Prison

Delegate Joe Morrissey says a bill dealing with pornography in prisons won't survive legal challenges.

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Lawmakers Debate Alleged War On Coal

Senior lawmakers from both major parties debate what some call a war on coal.

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Charlottesville Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting Minor

City Police charge a man with sexully assaulting a juvenile.

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Third Man Accused In Green Street Beatdown

Charlottesville Police charge third man with a recent beatdown on Green Street.

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Big Pay Day For Keswick Man

A Keswick man has won a major prize from the Virginia Lottery.

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Dominion Picks Pipe Maker For Pipeline

Dominion chooses a Pennsylvania firm to create the pipe for a proposed pipeline.

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City Council, School Board Talk Numbers

The district is asking for help to the tune of $2.7 million dollars to fund a teacher pay increase.

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State Senate Passes Anti-Discrimination Bill

If approved in the House and signed by the governor, the state would officially prohibit its agencies from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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29 North Signal Work Begins Wednesday

Improved synchronization of the traffic lights on 29 North begins overnight Wednesday.

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Ed Scott Won’t Seek Re-election

Madison County Delegate Ed Scott will not run for another term.

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City Considers Dropping Lee-Jackson Holiday

City councilors got plenty of feedback Monday night about the future of the Lee-Jackson Day holiday.

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Concealed Guns On School Property Rejected

The State Senate has rejected legislation that deals with concealed handguns on school property.

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Hampden-Sydney Shutdown Blamed On Norovirus

The classes won't resume until Wednesday at Hampden-Sydney College.

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