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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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Chesapeake Man Dies In Nelson

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A Chesapeake man died Saturday during a visit to Crabtree Falls in Nelson County.

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Hundreds Honor Slain TV Journalists

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Alison Ward and Adam Ward were honored Sunday during an interfaith memorial service.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 31

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A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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Walker Campaigns In Albemarle

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Wisconsin Governor and 2016 presidential hopeful Scott Walker made a weekend stop in Albemarle County.

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Local Residents Honor Charles Werner

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Area residents salute retiring Charlottesville Fire Chief Charles Werner.