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Shooting Death Of Crozet Girl Ruled Accidental

The Medical Examiner has ruled that the shooting death of a young girl in Crozet was an accident.

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Western Bypass Supporters, Opponents Let Voices Be Heard

Many area residents are not bashful about sharing their views on the Route 29 Western Bypass project.

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UPDATE: Suspicious Man Turns Out To Be Legitimate Salesman

A warning for parents has been called off.

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Girl Shot In Crozet Identified Through Social Media

A girl shot to death in Crozet has been identified through social media.

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Ken Boyd Hopes Dumler’s Days Are Numbered

Ken Boyd hopes a circuit court judge will tell Chris Dumler it;s time to go.

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Parade Rest Has Unique Plans For Memorial Day

Parade Rest plans something different for Memorial Day.

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Afton soil projects won’t cause any more total shutdowns of I-64

Here’s welcome news if you use Interstate 64 for trips over Afton Mountain.      VDOT says crews have made enough progress…

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Police charge man with leaving scene of recent accident

Police have arrested a man following a recent collision on the 250 Bypass

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Crozet Girl Dies From Gunshot Wound

A ten-year-old girl died early Tuesday after being hit by a shotgun blast at a house in Crozet.

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New GOP Ticket Rallies Voters

The new Republican ticket made a stop to rally voters at the Albemarle GOP headquarters.

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8 hours ago in Election 2016, National

Fiorina drops out of the presidential race

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina waits to be introduced at a campaign event at Maple Avenue Elementary School Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Goffstown, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

The former technology executive announced on Twitter that she is suspending her campaign.

8 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

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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.

9 hours ago in Albemarle County, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

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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.

9 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

Senate Approves Concealed Carry Bill

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

9 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

House Approves Weapons Related Bills

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