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Study: More Motorists Try To Access Internet While Driving

A study from State Farm Insurance shows more drivers are using smartphones behind the wheel, trying to access the internet.

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Error In Richmond Gives Herring Lead In Ballot Count

Mark Herring is now the unofficial leader in the Attorney General’s race.

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Dittmar Becomes Albemarle’s Newest Supervisor

Albemarle has a new county supervisor.

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Major Parties Pick Candidates Soon For Northam Seat

Democrats and Republicans will meet soon to pick nominee for Ralph Northam’s seat.

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Richmond Mayor Unveils Plan For New Stadium

The Richmond Mayor has unveiled plans for a new baseball stadium near the James River.

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Trailer Fire In Northwest Albemarle, Small Fire On Prospect Ave.

Fire heavily damaged a trailer Monday afternoon in northwestern Albemarle, and there was a small fire on the back porch at 782 Prospect Avenue.

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Area Residents Observe Veterans Day

Area residents have observed Veterans Day.

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EEOC Rep To Hear Discrimination Complaints Thursday

You can talk with a representative of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission this Thursday if you think you’ve been a victim of workplace discrimination.

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Albemarle County Achieves Triple-Triple

It’s the first time that Albemarle County has achieved a AAA designationfrom all three major rating agencies.

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Water Main Cut At McIntire-250 Construction Project

A water main was accidentally cut Monday morning at the construction project at the intersection of McIntire Road and the 250 Bypass.

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Craven, who was also behind the 1990s horror hit "Scream," died surrounded by his loved ones at his Los Angeles home after suffering from brain cancer.

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UVA Gets Report Of Fondling Incident

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UVA gets a report of a recent fondling incident at an off-grounds apartment.