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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.

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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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Union: Lower NBA age limit

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The players association general counsel expects the issue will be a contentious one with the NBA.

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Year after rule changes, men’s basketball back to old form

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One year after the NCAA changed how rules were enforced to open up the game, men's basketball looks a lot like it once did.

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FDA study finds little evidence of antibiotics in milk

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Antibiotics and other drugs can end up in milk when they are used on dairy cows to keep them healthy.

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Review of Clinton emails to take months

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A growing controversy over Hillary Clinton's use of personal email while she was U.S. secretary of state could drag on for months.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, March 6.