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Statewide Jobless Rate Drops To 4.8%

The statewide unemployment figure dropped to 4.8% in December.

House Panel Rejects Minimum Wage Hike

A bill that would've raised the state's minimum wage from $7.25 to $10 an hour over the course of two years dies in committee.

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Charlottesville Among Fastest Growing Localities

Charlottesville is one of the state's 25 fastest-growing localities.

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County Principals Discuss Importance Of Class Size

Principals tell Albemarle Superintendent and School Board about the importance of class sizes.

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CNU Poll: Most Virginians Support Medical Marijuana

A new survey from Christopher Newport University has sampled Virginians' views on marijuana and ethics.

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Augusta Murder-Suicide Victims Identified

The Augusta County Sheriff's Office has identofied who was involved in a murder-and-suicide.

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Bill Protecting Gays In Workplace Advances

A State Senate committee approves legislation protecting gays in the workplace.

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Help Save Next Girl Group Sells T-Shirts

The Help Save the Next Girl organization sells t-shirts to promote safety for women.

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Sidewalk Projects Go On Display

You can check out some sidewalk projects Wednesday at Jack Jouett Middle School.

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Senate Panel Rejects Gun Control Proposal

A committee of the State Senate has rejected gun control measures.

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Democrats, Republicans Promote Competing Plans

The General Assembly's Republicans and Democrats have rival plans to improve life for Virginians.

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City Police Charge Four With Fraud

Four suspects have been charged with fraud in what Charlottesville Police say was a scheme to rip off the elderly.

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Bullets Hit House, Cars On Booker Street

City Police investigate a Friday night incident on Booker Street.

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Louisa Man Guilty Of Stabbing Roommate

A Louisa County man has been found guilty of stabbing his roommate.

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Higher Entrance Fees At Shenandoah National Park

It could cost more to get into Shenandoah National Park.

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Bill Dealing With Campus Sexual Assaults Advances

A bill that deals with campus sexual assaults remains alive in Richmond.

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UVA Men Edge Virginia Tech 50-47

Despite a rough outing offensively, Virginia guts out another win.

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Wahoo Women Lose to Georgia Tech, 68-62

The Virginia women's basketball team fell 68-62 to Georgia Tech on Sunday afternoon.

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Virginia March For Justice At State Capitol

Community activists, including Charlottesville area residents, mobilized for Virginia March For Justice.

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More Pledges At UVA Fraternities, Sororities

University of Virginia Greek houses have more students pledging them this semester.

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$500 Reward For Information On Beaverdam Market Robbery

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A reward has been put out for the man who robbed a Fluvanna County convenience store and attacked its clerk…

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UVA President Sullivan Addresses Improving Campus Safety

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UVA will consider plans to create a research institute on violence and offer new campus safety courses.

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Feds seize $19.5M in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl

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More than 325,000 counterfeit jerseys and Super Bowl-related merchandise were seized by the NFL and law enforcement.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.