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Charlottesville Right Now

Charlottesville Right Now

Weekdays from 4 – 6pm
We go beyond the headlines, digging deeper into stories that matter to you.
It’s local talk, local issues, local radio at it’s very best!
Join NewsRadio 1070 WINA’s Les Sinclair weekdays for the news and newsmakers of the day.
Join the conversation at 434-977-1070
Charlottesville Right Now is Front Page Radio.

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Friday, March 27, 201503/27/2015

Vince Thomas

Vince Thomas is the emcee for the University of Virginia’s Red Bull Paper Wings Global Paper Plane Competition. It takes place Saturday 3/28 at memorial Gym on UVA Grounds (12PM-2PM). He talks the details with Les Sinclair.

Road CLIPART

Friday, March 27, 201503/27/2015

Lee Catlin

Lee Catlin, Asst. to the County Executive, joins Les Sinclair to invite folks to become members of the Places29 Advisory Committees.

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Friday, March 27, 201503/27/2015

Dylan Byers

Dylan Byers, media reporter for POLITICO, joins Les Sinclair to discuss the review submitted by Columbia Journalism School dean Steve Coll, on the Rolling Stone article about rape at UVA.

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Thursday, March 26, 201503/26/2015

Hour 2: Neil Williamson

Neil Williamson rejoins the show for another fascinating Free Enterprise Forum.

Vineyards (RG)

Wednesday, March 25, 201503/25/2015

Annette Boyd

Annette Ringwood Boyd, Director of Virginia Wine Board Marketing Office, talks with Les Sinclair about Virginia’s wine harvest increase

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Wednesday, March 25, 201503/25/2015

Pat Collier

Pat Collier of UVA Alumni for Change talks with Les Sinclair about the fundraiser for Martese Johnson, the UVA student who was injured during an arrest by the VA Dept. of ABC. https://life.indiegogo.com/fundraisers/justiceformartese–2

ABC As Easy As

Wednesday, March 25, 201503/25/2015

Brian Moran

Secretary of Public Safety & Homeland Security, Brian Moran, talks with Les Sinclair about the Governor’s executive order to improve law enforcement at the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control.

ABC As Easy As

Wednesday, March 25, 201503/25/2015

David Toscano

Delegate David Toscano joins Les Sinclair to discuss the Governor’s executive order to improve law enforcement at the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control.

Johnson Martese

Tuesday, March 24, 201503/24/2015

Adam Rhea

Local attorney Adam Rhea talks with WINA NEWS about the “Rolling Stone” article conclusion and the Martese Johnson incidents.

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Tuesday, March 24, 201503/24/2015

Chris Kahn

Bankrate.com’s Chris Kahn talks with us about why Virginia is a great place to retire (#5 on their list). Crime rate, health care and taxes all play into the ranking.

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FILE - In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident. Orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Dean Lorich says Bono underwent a five-hour surgery on his elbow in which three plates and 18 screws were inserted on Sunday night. Bono had another surgery to repair a fracture to his left pinkie on Monday. Lorich says Bono will need therapy but a full recovery is expected.

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WINA Wins 10 Awards From Associated Press

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WINA has been named the Outstanding News Operation in Virgina and West Virginia combined.

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Teen Pilot Dies In Orange Plane Crash

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A 16-year-old student pilot was killed when a small plane crashed Sunday in Orange County.

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Baseballers Sweep Notre Dame In ACC Series

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The UVA baseball team has swept Notre Dame in a weekend series 9-1, 4-2, and 5-4.

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Student Creates Buzz With Beef About Flag

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A UVA student has created a social media buzz with a complaint about a Confederate flag.