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Survey Finds Distracted Walking Issue For Kids

A new Safe Kids Worldwide survey of more than 34-thousand middle and high school students reveals a dangerous pattern of behavior.


Columbia Gas Customers To See Rate Drop

If you are a Columbia Gas of Virginia customer, you will see your bill drop a bit.

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VDOT Updates Website With Park And Ride Locator

The state is making it easier to find a Park and Ride lot.

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Henrico Lawmaker Under Investigation

A Richmond-area member of the House of Delegates is under investigation for his involvement with a teenage girl.


Oklahoma Town Threatens To Sue Apex Clean Energy

A town in Oklahoma is gearing up for a legal fight with a Charlottesville-based company.

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UVA Salutes 50th Anniversary Of March On Washington

University of Virginia professors, students, and community members have honored the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

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Area Residents Provide Feedback On Long Range Transportation

Area residents are sharing their views on long range transportation needs.

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Chamber Releases Annual Report On Job Creation

The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce has released the annual reading of how many jobs have been created in the area.


Drop In Local Jobless Rate

A slight drop in the local jobless rate.


Albemarle Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting A Child

Albemarle County police have arrested a man in connection with a sexual assault.

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U.S. deploying special force to boost fight against Islamic State


A specialized expeditionary targeting force will help Iraq put additional pressure on Islamic State and be positioned to conduct operations into Syria.

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Bell Running Again For Attorney General

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Albemarle Delegate Rob Bell will announce this Thursday that he's running for attorney general again.

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County Hires StreamWatch Director

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The new Natural Resources Manager for Albemarle comes from StreamWatch.

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Orange Makes Animal Control Changes


The sheriff of Orange County has made some changes in the animal control section of his office.