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Albemarle Candidates Participate In Environmental Forum

Candidatesd for the Albemarke Board ofSupervisors attended a Monday night forum.

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New Poll Shows McAuliffe Leads In Race For Governor

A new survey gives Democratic nominee Terry McAuliffe the lead in the race for Governor.

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JMRL Gets Complaints About Yearly Fee

The Jefferson-Madison Regional Library is getting complaints about a new fee.

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Charlottesville Has Second Highest Government Spending Statewide

A new report shows Charlottesville is the undisputed champion of government spending.

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Political Arm Of Teachers’ Group Lists Who They Favor In Fall Elections

The political arm of an Albemarle County teachers’ group makes recommendations for fall elections.

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Teacher Faces Child Pornography Charges In Loudoun

A teacher in Northern Virginia faces child pornography charges. 43-year-old Ralph Conrad III was arrested in Loudoun County. Conrad was…

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Campaign To Restore Civil Rights Gets off To Slow Start

A campaign to restore civil rights to non-violent felons has had a slow start.

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Federal Employees Find Rodent And Insect Infestations In Waynesboro

USDA says rodent and insect infestations have been found in Waynesboro.

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Nelson Sheriff Says There’s Another Person Of Interest In Murphy Case

Nelson Sheriff says there’s an additional person of interest in the Alexis Murphy case.

Civil Rights Leader And Pastor Reginald Johnson Has Died

Longtime pastor and civil rights figure Reginald Johnson has died.

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Ebola survivors thankful for ‘second chance’

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Six of the nine Ebola patients treated in the U.S. met for the first time.

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Thanksgiving travel at a 7-year high

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More than 46 million Americans are expected to travel over the holiday weekend.

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History of the holiday: Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.