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Monday, June 8, 201506/08/2015

Can antibiotic use be cut and still be effective?

Robert Sawyer, MD, of the UVA departments of surgery and anesthesiology talks with Les Sinclair about recent discoveries on how trimming the time antibiotics are administered may help prevent the spread of antibiotic resistance.


Monday, June 8, 201506/08/2015

Summer Dog Safety Tips – Dr. Anna Munsey

Dr. Anna Munsey of Autumn Trails Veterinary Center talks with Les Sinclair about keeping your dog safe in the summer heat.

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Monday, June 8, 201506/08/2015

How social media helped find Robert Pippin

WINA’s Wendy Edwards joins Les Sinclair to discuss the role social media played in locating Robert Pippin, the missing person, in our area.

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Thursday, June 4, 201506/04/2015

New Apps and Microsoft 360 for Albemarle Students

Vincent Scheivert, CIO at Albemarle Schools, talks with Les Sinclair about the new ACPS mobile app and free Microsoft Office downloads for Albemarle students.

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Thursday, June 4, 201506/04/2015

Expert Analysis of Jesse Matthew Case

Scott Goodman, legal expert and local attorney, explains the latest happenings in the Jesse Matthew case, in Fairfax County and what it might mean for his case here.


Thursday, June 4, 201506/04/2015

Predictions of the May Jobs Report

Ahead of the MAY JOBS REPORT, Bankrate.com’s Mark Hamrick predicts that hiring has increased slightly in May, but will remain close to the 2015 average of 200,000 added jobs per month.

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Thursday, June 4, 201506/04/2015

USA Cycling team trains here before World Championships

Bri Warner Director of Sales and Marketing Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau talks with Les Sinclair about the new partnership with the USA Cycling team.

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Thursday, June 4, 201506/04/2015

How To Be a Fluvanna Reserve Deputy

Fluvanna County Sheriff Eric Hess talks with Les Sinclair abou their office launching a reserve deputy program.

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Wednesday, June 3, 201506/03/2015

27 lawsuits filed over pipeline

Frank Mack of Dominion Energy talks with Les Sinclair about Dominion’s filing of 27 lawsuits to have their surveyors go onto landowners property.

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Wednesday, June 3, 201506/03/2015

Missing Man’s Family Asks For Help Finding Him – Michael Hoovler

Michael Hoovler asks for help finding his missing Father In-law, 55-year-old Robert Wayne Pippin. (pictured)

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Gilmore Will Run Ads In Some States

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Presidential candidate, and former Virginia Governor, Jim Gilmore gets to run TV ads in several early primary and caucus states.

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UVA Football Loses Season Finale 23-20

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The UVA football team ended its 2015 season on Saturday with a 23-20 loss to Virginia Tech at Scott Stadium.