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Toscano Welcomes Possibilities For Wind-Powered Energy

A local lawmaker welcomes new developments involving wind-powered energy generation.

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Jackson Brings Lieutenant Governor Campaign To Charlottesville

Republican E. W. Jackson has brought his campaign for Lieutenant Governor to Charlottesville.

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New Law More Friendly To Renters

One of Virginia’s newest laws makes it easier for renters to challenge evictions.

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Attorney General Candidate Campaigns In Charlottesville and Nelson

State Senator Mark Herring (D-Loudoun County) brought his campaign for Attorney General to Charlottesville and Nelson County on Saturday.

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Albemarle Officials Still Want To Plan For New High School

The Albemarle School Board remains interested in planning for a new high school near Route 29 North.

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State Employees Can Look Forward To Fatter Paychecks, And Virginia Has New Surplus

Those who work for Virginia’s government can expect pay increases in mid-August.

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Arlington Democratic Senator Wants Governor To Resign

A second member of the State Senate has demanded that Governor McDonnell resign.

Council Wants Governor And House Committee To Investigate ABC

City Councilors believe Virginia’s Chief Executive and the General Assembly should investigate an ABC sting operation.

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Toscano Urges Cuccinelli To Tell Voters About Star Scientific

Delegate David Toscano (D-Charlottesville) wants Virginia’s Republican Attorney General to explain what he knows about Star Scientific.

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Schilling Show: Delegate Demands Answers About ABC April Sting

A Northern Virginia lawmaker, who’s the mother of a UVA student, demands answers about ABC sting operations.

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Sexual Assault Bill Passes Unanimously

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The bill deals with both reporting assaults and providing victim aid.

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General Assembly Passes Child Predator Bills

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The measure targets crimes involving child pornography, child exploitation, and human trafficking.

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A look back on this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best shots in sports this week.