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UVA-Wise Student Admits Filing Bogus Reports

A Martinsville man has admitted filing false reports that led to a lockdown of UVA-Wise.

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Kaine Tours Our Area To Promote New Farm Bill

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Virginia) has toured Charlottesville and Gordonsville to see how area farmers react to a new farm bill.

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Single-Engine CESSNA Slams Into Apartment Building In Herndon

Six Herndon residents survive crash of a small plane that crashed into their home.

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Foes Of Pesticides Take Legal Action Against EPA

EPA critics say the federal agency has failed to protect bees.

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Mixed News About Local Retail Sales

Compared to 2012 levels, retail sales decreased in Charlottesville, Louisa and Waynesboro, while retail sales in Albemarle, Augusta and Greene have increased.

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Local Man Charged With Attempted Rape

A man has been charged with the attempted rape of a minor.

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Judge Denies Petition: Dumler May Stay In Office

Chris Dumler is allowed to stay in office.  Albemarle Circuit Judge Cheryl Higgins has denied the petition to remove Dumler…

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Phillip Sims No Longer On UVA Football Team

UVA quarterback Phillip Sims has been declared ineligible, and he will no longer be enrolled at the University following the completion…

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UPDATE: Officer Shot Birdwood Court Man During Struggle

More details are coming out in the recent shooting at Birdwood Court.

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Orange School Bus Driver Charged With Indecent Liberties

A school bus driver in Orange County has been arrested on charges of taking indecent liberties with a minor.  68-year-old…

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

Winter Storm Warning Effective 9 p.m.

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The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning that's effective at 9 p.m.

11 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Deadly Confrontation In Buckingham

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State Police are investigating a Saturday confrontation between a now-deceased 19-year-old and a Buckingham County deputy sheriff.

22 hours ago in Local, Local Sports, UVA Sports

UVA Men Lose Heart Breaker 63-62

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The UVA men's basketball team suffers a gut-wrenching loss to Duke for the second year in a row.

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia dead at 79

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Scalia, appointed to the top U.S. court in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan, was known for his strident conservative views and theatrical flair in the courtroom.

1 day ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Local Sports, Sports, Surrounding Counties, UVA, UVA Sports

UVA Lacrosse Loses Home Opener 11-4

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The UVA men's lacrosse team lost to the visiting Loyola Greyhounds 11-4 in the season-opener for both squads.