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Crisis Intervention Leader Wants Help Lobbying State Lawmakers

A crisis intervention coordinator wants help to keep state funding for his program.

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Nominees For Attorney General Contrast Their Voting Records

State Senators Mark Herring and Mark Obenshain are contrasting their records as they campaign for Attorney General.

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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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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.

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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.

Area State Senator Says Human Trafficking Is On The Rise

A local state senator is warning Virginians about a spike in human trafficking.

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Albemarle School Board Sides With Opponents Of New State Law

The Albemarle School Board joins other opponents of a new Virginia law.

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State Government Updates Revenue Collection Figures

Virginia has new revenue figures for most of the summer.

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UVA Fares Well In The Latest U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The University of Virginia continues to rank among the nation’s top 25 institutions of higher education.

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Cuccinelli And His Backers Do Door-To-Door Campaigning

GOP nominee for Governor Ken Cuccinelli has many of his supporters knocking on doors over the weekend.

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6 hours ago in Election 2016, National

Fiorina drops out of the presidential race

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina waits to be introduced at a campaign event at Maple Avenue Elementary School Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Goffstown, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

The former technology executive announced on Twitter that she is suspending her campaign.

6 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

House Okays Use Of Electric Chair

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The House of Delegates has approved legislation that would let prison officials execute inmates in the electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.

7 hours ago in Albemarle County, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, Virginia Assembly

Amended Threshold For Reckless Driving

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The State Senate has approved a bill that prevents drivers from being charged with reckless driving if they're going only 11 miles above the speed limit.

7 hours ago in Local, Surrounding Counties

Judge Will Decide Fate Of Ashley White

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A judge will determine the fate of Ashley White of Pulaski County, who was arrested after her young son was found dead in a septic tank.

7 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA, Virginia Assembly

House Approves Weapons Related Bills

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The House of Delegates has approved three bills that are part of a compromise worked out by Governor McAuliffe and Republican leaders.