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Dittmar Launches Bid For Scottsville District Seat

Jane Dittmar has officially become a candidate for the Scottsville District supervisor’s seat.

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Board Sees Gaps Between Early Estimates And Final Project Costs

Albemarle Supervisors have discussed a gap between the early estimates for major projects and the final costs.

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Grand Jury Charges Watkins With More Crimes

An Albemarle grand jury has charged a Keswick man with more sex-related crimes.

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Albemarle Indicts Woman Accused Of Theft

An Albemarle County grand jury has indicted a woman who’s accused of thefts from an assisted living facility.

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Libertarian Candidate Wants Major Changes At ABC

The Libertarian candidate for Governor proposes major changes for Virginia’s ABC Department.

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Mass Transit Riders React To CAT Route Changes

A coalition of mass transit users has reacted to the latest CAT route designs.

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Drivers On McIntire Road Cope With Gas Line Installation

The city is warning drivers about a gas line installation affecting McIntire Road.

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Poison Ivy Becomes New Problem For Area Homeowners

Poison ivy has become more of a nuisance than usual this summer.

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CAT Changes One Bus Route, And Adds Another

The local bus system has new stops on Route 7, and a new route has started.

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Car Hits Utility Pole, Causes Morning Delays

Traffic was disrupted early Friday on a section of Route 29 South after a car hit a utility pole.

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Flame lands in troubled Brazil for 94-day relay to Games

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President Dilma Rousseff lit the Olympic torch in Brazil's capital on Tuesday and pledged that political turmoil engulfing her nation would not harm the first Games to be held in South America.

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Islamic State kills U.S. Navy SEAL in northern Iraq

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Islamic State militants killed a U.S. serviceman in northern Iraq on Tuesday after blasting through Kurdish defences and overrunning a town in the biggest offensive in the area for months.

11 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Overall Low Risk From Zika Virus

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Health officials are urging us to take precautions against the Zika virus.

13 hours ago in Albemarle County, Local, Surrounding Counties

Man Missing In Shenandoah National Park

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A search is underway for a man missing in Shenandoah National Park.

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Local Cemetery On Endangered List

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A statewide preservation group says one of its most endangered historic places includes a Charlottesville cemetery.