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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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Wednesday, November 26, 201411/26/2014

Rebecca Weybright

Rebecca Weybright of Sexual Assault Resource Agency (S.A.R.A) joins Les Sinclair to discuss rape in our area and UVA’s new Zero Tolerance Policy regarding it.

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Tuesday, November 25, 201411/25/2014

Matt Schulz

As we nudge closer to the holiday shopping season, Matt Schulz of CreditCards.com joins Les Sinclair to talk about spending.

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Tuesday, November 25, 201411/25/2014

Pastor Lehman Bates

Pastor Lehman Bates of Ebenezer Baptist Church, where the “Can Ferguson Happen Here” meetings were held back in August, joins us to discuss the issues.

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Tuesday, November 25, 201411/25/2014

Laura French

Laura French CBS 6 (WTVR-TV) joins Les Sinclair to talk about the latest developments in the Morgan Harrington/Jesse Matthew Jr. case. DNA confirmed link in the case. This DNA was also used to establish the link in the Fairfax case from 2005.

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Tuesday, November 25, 201411/25/2014

Carter Johnson

Carter Johnson of Albemarle County Police Dept joins to tell us about the “Click – it or Ticket” Campaign being enforced for the holiday travel season.

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Tuesday, November 25, 201411/25/2014

Dori Zook

Dori Zook joins Les Sinclair to talk about the UVA Board of Visitors meeting about the Rolling Stone article.

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Monday, November 24, 201411/24/2014

Susan Fraiman

UVA English Professor, Susan Fraiman, joins Les Sinclair to talk about the “Take Back The Party” event, this past Saturday night.

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Monday, November 24, 201411/24/2014

David Cattell-Gordon

David Cattell-Gordon, head of Tele-Medicine at the University of Virginia talks about the recent FCC CONNECT2HEALTH Task Force round table meeting at UVA. He talks with Les Sinclair about the importance of broadband and medicine.

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Monday, November 24, 201411/24/2014

Tom Powell

Tom Powell, Founder of Toy Lift Foundation, joins Les Sinclair to ask for volunteers for this years event. www.Toylift.org

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Monday, November 24, 201411/24/2014

David Toscano

Delegate David Toscano joins us to talk about his call for a legislative hearing to look at sexual assault reporting practices in Virginia. He also talks about his reaction to the Rolling Stone article.

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