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Water Bills Could Go Down For Some Albemarle Families

Albemarle families could see smaller water bills this summer.

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Bridge To Connect Two Sides Of McIntire Park

VDOT is providing money to build a pedestrian and bicycle bridge to connect the two sides of McIntire Park.

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Free Enterprise Forum Hopes To Get Prompt Decision On Bypass

The head of the Free Enterprise Forum hopes to see a decision by this fall on the Western Bypass.

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Virginia Sets Up Agricultural Trade Office In Europe

Virginia is establishing an agricultural trade office in Europe.

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Longtime Resident Questions Hiring Trends For Construction Jobs

A longtime local resident is unhappy about recent hiring trends in the construction industry.

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Construction Worker Wins Big Prize In Scratcher Game

A construction worker has a big payday after buying a winning scratcher ticket.

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Jackpot Winner Takes His/Her Time

A Mega Millions player who bought a winning ticket in Farmville appears to be in no hurry to claim a jackpot.

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UVA Hires Connecticut Man As Its Next Communications Chief

A Connecticut man will be UVA’s next chief communications officer.

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Goodlatte Favors Adding Natural Bridge To The National Park System

Congressman Bob Goodlatte wants to see Natural Bridge become part of the national park system.

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Virginia Gas Retailers Expect To Gain Business From Maryland

The gas taxes in Virginia and Maryland will go in different directions on July 1st.

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One Texan To Another: “Thank You For Reporting Jesse Matthew”

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The woman who tracked down ‘Karen’ says she deserves a big ‘thank you’ for calling police when she saw the man wanted for the abduction of Hannah Graham.

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Police issue tickets for pizza, French fries

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Police in one New Hampshire town are rewarding residents for doing the right thing.

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Netanyahu says Iran is threat to Israel, world

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The Israeli Prime Minister called for action over Iran's nuclear program.

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Matthew Hearing To Close 4th St.

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To accomodate satellite trucks attending the Jesse Matthew hearing, part of 4th Street downtown will be closed.

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Virginia Exports Increase

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Virginia exports were up 6% last year.