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Virginians Join Other Critics Of NSA Activities

Virginians took part in a D.C. protest rally against surveillance campaigns.

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Nelson Football Fans Honor Alexis Murphy

Students of Nelson County High School have honored missing NCHS student Alexis Murphy.


Native Americans Won’t Welcome Redskins To Minnesota

Some native Americans in Minnesota are unhappy that the Redskins will visit in November.

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Virginia’s Letter Grades For Schools Get Delayed

The State Board of Education has delayed a vote on a grading arrangement for public schools.

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County Schools Deal With Unknowns As 2014 Approaches

The Albemarle County schools are dealing with many unknowns as they plan for 2014.

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Crystal Ball Updates Rating For November Contests

The University of Virginia’s Center for Politics has updated its rating on the fall races.

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There’s One More Saturday For Absentee Balloting

Every Virginia registrar will open his or her office on Saturday.


TMZ: Washington Might Change Name To “Bravehearts”

Could a nickname change be imminent for the Washington Redskins?


Track At Lannigan Field To Be Closed For 2 Months

The track at Lannigan Field will be resurfaced, closing it for two months.

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U.S. Capitol Will Get Its Turn For Repair Project

The U.S. Capitol will have scaffolding and other additions during repairs.

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Teen With Gun Arrested In Culpeper

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A male teenager with a gun was arrested Wednesday near Culpeper County High School.

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

Chief Deputy Sheriff Expects To Run


Chan Bryant, the chief deputy of Albemarle Sheriff Chip Harding, has the incumbent's backing to succeed him in 2019.

in Entertainment, Lifestyle

Oh no! We might be facing a pumpkin shortage by Thanksgiving


An unusually wet June has cut yields of the autumn favorite by about half.

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Man Killed In Louisa County Crash

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A Bumpass man was killed Wednesday morning in a crash in Louisa County.

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We’ve reached the ‘future’ as it was envisioned in ‘Back To The Future’


We're still waiting on those flying cars ... but almost everything else was predicted in the '80s film franchise has come close to being true.