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Thursday, December 17, 201512/17/2015

When there’s no snow on the ski slopes

Wintergreen Resorts, Todd Clarke, Director of Mountain Operations, talks with us about what happens on the mountain when it’s as…

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Thursday, December 17, 201512/17/2015

What you need to know about drones before you get one.

Rose Mooney,  the Executive Director for MAAP at Virginia Tech and talks with Les Sinclair about some of the rules…


Wednesday, December 16, 201512/16/2015

How the FED Interest Rate Hike Impacts You.

Mark Hamrick, Bankrate.com’s senior economic analyst, talks with Les Sinclair about the FED interest rate hike and how it might…

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Wednesday, December 16, 201512/16/2015

Crystal Ball Analysis of the Republican Debate

Kyle Kondik, Managing Editor, Sabato’s Crystal Ball, University of Virginia Center for Politics, talks with Les Sinclair about the Republican…

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Wednesday, December 16, 201512/16/2015

How Do Increased Housing Starts Help Our Local Economy?

Michael Guthrie, CEO of Roy Wheeler realty, explains the impact of housing starts and interest rates on our locality.


Wednesday, December 16, 201512/16/2015

Albemarle County School’s Superintendent

Dr. Pam Moran, ACPS Superintendent talks about begin one of four up for National Superintendent of the Year and about…

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Tuesday, December 15, 201512/15/2015

What’s happening with the warm weather?

AccuWeather’s Frank Straight, joins Les Sinclair to explain why we’re experiencing this unseasonably warm weather and how long it may last.


Tuesday, December 15, 201512/15/2015

How to Eat Healthier this Holiday Season

Rita Smith, Registered Dietitian with Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, discusses how to eat healthier when surrounded by holiday junk food.


Tuesday, December 15, 201512/15/2015

Jefferson Area Libertarians on Bill of Rights Day

JAL’s John Munchmeyer, talks about this afternoon’s Bill of Rights Acclamation, this afternoon on the Downtown Mall. (4:45-5:15pm at the First Amendment Monument)


Monday, December 14, 201512/14/2015

The Paramount’s Historic Blade Sign Returns

Katherine Davis, Marketing Director of The Paramount Theater, talks with Les Sinclair about this historic restoration.

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