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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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Chamber of Commerce Launches “Charlottesville Works”

To help those most in need, the local Chamber of Commerce has a new effort called “Charlottesville Works.”

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Judge Upholds Prison Sentence Nelson Jurors Gave Randy Taylor

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A Nelson County judge has told Randy Allen Taylor he should spend two life terms in prison.

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GM recalls 717K vehicles, not for ignition switches

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General Motors Co. announced six recalls covering more than 700,000 vehicles in the United States for varying reasons.

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Senate panel approves Veterans Affairs nominee

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Bob McDonald, President Obama's choice to run the VA, looks set for an easy Senate confirmation.

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Vehicle Fire Causes Problems On Barracks Road

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There was a big traffic problem Wednesday afternoon on Barracks Road west of the bypass due to a vehicle fire and reported explosions.

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Broncos’ owner Pat Bowlen battling Alzheimers, steps down

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Bowlen, 70, is one of the NFL's most well-known owners and guided the Broncos to six Super Bowl appearances during his 30 years at the helm.