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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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Monday, January 19, 201501/19/2015

General Assembly Democrats

Democrats in the Virginia General Assembly lay out their plans for the current session.

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Monday, January 19, 201501/19/2015

Republican House Press Conference

Republicans in the Virginia House of Delegates hold a press conference. Here are excerpts from that event.

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Monday, January 19, 201501/19/2015

Long-Lost Recording of Martin Luther King Jr.

from UCLA 4/27/1965

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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Top 5 with Dori Zook

Dori Zook joins Les Sinclair to break down this weeks top five sound bites.

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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Mark W Hanson

Mark W Hanson, with IRS, joins Les Sinclair with what you need to know about IRS Form changes due to Health Care Laws and Free File Opens Friday as well.

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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

Martha Mitchell Meade

Martha Mitchell Meade (Manager Public & Government Affairs AAA Mid-Atlantic) joins Les Sinclair to talk about AAA’s awarding of four and five diamonds to four of Charlottesville Area properties.

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Thursday, January 15, 201501/15/2015

Scoot Woodruff

Scoot Woodruff, Senior Counsel with Home School Legal Defense Association, joins Les Sinclair to talk about a case in Goochalnd County where a 14 year old is being compelled to face the school board to justify their religious belief in order to continue home schooling.

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Thursday, January 15, 201501/15/2015

Lisa Lane

CASPCA’s Lisa Lane joins Les Sinclair to talk about winterizing pets.

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Thursday, January 15, 201501/15/2015

Rick Britton

Historian Rick Britton joins Les Sinclair to talk about Edgar Allen Poe at the University of Virginia.

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Thursday, January 15, 201501/15/2015

Susan Elliot

Susan Elliot is the City of Charlottesville Climate Protection Program Coordinator, and talks to Les Sinclair about Cville being a semifinalist in a $5 million energy prize.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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