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Work-Related Fatalities Increase In Virginia

More workers were killed on the job last year in Virginia when compared to 2011.

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Santorum Slams President Obama’s Stance On Syria

Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum spoke Thursday at the University of Virginia.

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Most Virginia House Members Vote To Cut SNAP Budget

7 of Virginia’s 11 members of the U.S. House of Representatives have voted to cut the SNAP program.

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UVA President And Board Of Visitors Discuss Strategic Goals

UVA President Teresa Sullivan and the Board Of Visitors have discussed a list of strategic goals.

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Major Party Nominees For Governor Will Debate in October In Blacksburg

The two major party nominees for Governor will debate in late October in Blacksburg.

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Longtime Local Link To Jefferson Has Died

An Albemarle man who became synonymous with his famous ancestor has died.

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D.C. Mayor Points A Finger At Virginia Following Deadly Incident At Navy Yard

Washington D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray has cricized Virginia’s gun laws.

Fry’s Spring Voters Hear From City Council Hopefuls

Four candidates for City Council seats appeared Wednesday night before the Fry’s Spring Neighborhood Association.

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Local Supporters Of Obamacare Attend Forum On Upcoming Enrollment Period

Many of this area’s supporters of Obamacare have attended a forum deakling with the program.

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Onetime Chef At Governor’s Mansion Won’t Get Jail Time

The defense attorney in the embezzlement case against the former Executive Mansion chef says a settlement has been reached.

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