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Albemarle Man Confronts County Police At Checkpoint

An Albemarle County man balks at showing hkis driver’s license during a checkpoint.

Body Of Missing Hiker Discovered In Shenandoah National Park

Authorities have found the body of a Front Royal man who was missing for nearly a week in Shenandoah National Park.

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Man Arrested For Threats At Scout Camp

A man is under arrest after he allegedly threatened to shoot people at a Goochland Boy Scouts camp.

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Lawsuit Settled Over Airport Search

A lawsuit filed by a man who was arrested after stripping to his shorts at a Richmond airport checkpoint has been settled.

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Federal Court Rejects Liberty Appeal

A federal appeals court in Virginia has rejected Liberty’s bid to overturn the Obama administration’s health care reform law.

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State Climatologist Sees Way Above Normal Rainfall Amounts

The State Climatologist says our recent rainfalls have been much higher than normal.

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County Schools Generate Long List Of Major Projects

The Albemarle Schools are considering many possible renovations and expansions.

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Albemarle Kids Get Creative During Summer School

Albemarle County has hundreds of elementary school kids attending summer school classes.

Woman Charged With Neglect Leaves Jail After Relatives Post Bail

A 32-year-old Alexandria woman who’s accused of child neglect is no longer behind bars.

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New Survey Shows Most Albemarle Residents Are Upbeat

The latest results from the Albemarle Citizen Survey show most county residents are upbeat, but traffic congestion still annoys them.

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Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals

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Glendale, Arizona is suffering deep financial issues in its efforts to become a sports destination.

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Nearly half of Americans think Patriots are cheaters, poll shows

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Many sports fans believe the Super Bowl-bound New England Patriots, engulfed in the so-called "DeflateGate" scandal, are cheaters.

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Patriots avoid blizzard, but no escaping DeflateGate storm

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The team escaped a blizzard to make their way to Arizona, but there's no avoiding another storm as the mystery of the deflated footballs continues to swirl.

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‘Selma’ director DuVernay to make Katrina film

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Ava DuVernay, the director behind the Oscar-nominated MLK, Jr. biopic plans a feature film set in the time of Hurricane Katrina.

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‘Life-threatening’ blizzard bears down on East Coast

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A potentially historic snowstorm has canceled flights, shuttered schools and businesses, and threatens millions of Americans.