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New Poll: McAuliffe Leads In Race For Governor

A Hampton University poll shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe leading Republican Ken Cuccinelli in the governor’s race.

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Credit Union Membership Increase In VA

Virginia is among the top states for gains in credit union membership.

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Natural Bridge Auction Delayed

The auction for a Virginia landmark and tourism attraction once owned by Thomas Jefferson is being delayed.

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State Fair Honors Memory Of Trooper

The State Fair held a special ceremony Thursday to honor the memory of a trooper killed there in the line of duty.

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Culpeper Board Files Complaint Against Prosecutor

The Culpeper County Board of Supervisors has filed a complaint with the state bar against a prosecutor who called most of the board members corrupt.

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Race In DC Postponed Due To Shutdown

A race in D.C has been postponed due to the federal shutdown.

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Two Car Burglary Suspects Arrested

Two suspects have been arrested in some recent car break-ins.

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Reward Offered For Info In Kidds Store Robbery

The Fluvanna Sheriff’s Office says a reward is being offered for information on a recent crime.

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Gordonsville Police Looking For Three Robbery Suspects

Gordonsville Police are trying to find three suspects in a convenience store robbery.

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City Schools Leave State Disability Program

The Charlottesville schools are dropping out of a state-run program.

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