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Virginia Unemployment Rate Up

Virginia Unemployment Rate Up

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An increase in the statewide jobless rate. The unemployment figure went up .2% in May. It was 4.9% in April, jumping to 5.1% in May. The national jobless rate was 6.3%.

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Many Denounce Proposed Rio At 29 Interchange

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Albemarle County Supervisor Ken Boyd will introduce a motion that VDOT conduct a small area study before putting the project in the fast lane.

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Appropriations Chairman: State Workers Might Get More Pay

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The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee says public employees might get salary increases.

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Illiness Prompts Hampden-Sydney To Call Off Classes

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Hampden-Sydney College has called off classes until next week.

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Afton Store Robbed

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There was an armed robbery Wednesday night at a Nelson County store.