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Local Woman Wins $ 1 Million Playing Powerball

A woman who bought a Powerball ticket on Maury Avenue has a big cash prize.

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Councilors Hear From Critics Of Their 2014 Wish List

City councilors get scolded by critics of their 2014 wish list for the General Assembly.

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Friends Of Sage Smith Will Hold Lee Park Vigil

Friends and admirers of Dashad Sage Smith will hold a Wednesday vigil at Lee Park.

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City Councilors Honor Pair Who Made An Impact

City Councilors have recognized two men who passed away recently.

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Police Charge Albemarle Man With Felony Sex Crimes

Albemarle Police charge a man with felony sex crimes involving a minor.

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Harrisonburg Considers Smoking Ban In Public Housing

Harrisonburg is considering banning smoking in its public housing units.

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Herring And Obenshain Camps Prepare For Certification Of Results

Campaigns of Mark Herring and Mark Obenshain are not budging an inch in battle for Attorney General’s office.

Christmas Tree Growers Say This Year’s Crop Is Good

Virginia’s Christmas tree growers believe consumers will like this year’s crop.

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Staff Of Governor-Elect Continues To Take Shape

Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe has tapped more people for his administration.

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Christian Aid Mission Helps Victims In Philippines

The Albemarle-based Christian Aid Mission is

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Virginia Baseball Prepares For ACC Tourney

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Virginia's Skipper previews the ACC Tournament.

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Depp back as Mad Hatter in ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’

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The movie follows on from the 2010 box office hit "Alice in Wonderland," which starred Depp alongside Australian actress Mia Wasikowska as the titular heroine and Oscar nominee Helena Bonham Carter as the Red Queen.

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Record number of Millennials are living with their parents

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Living at home with parents is now the most common arrangement for people age 18-34.

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Obama to Asians worried about U.S. election: It’s going to be OK

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U.S. President Barack Obama sought on Wednesday to ease growing Asian worries about the raucous election campaign to succeed him which has been dominated by the incendiary rhetoric of mogul Donald Trump, now the Republican Party's nominee.

2 hours ago in Sports

Super Bowls awarded

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The NFL has awarded the 2019 through 2021 Super Bowls to three cities that have significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one.