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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.

Bible

Friday, August 7, 201508/07/2015

Hour 2: Jennifer Burke, Tony Weedor

Jennifer Burke talks about the war against cops and Tony Weedor talks about Advancing Native Missions.

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

Hurricane Season gets a mid-season update

Dan Kottlowski Tropical Expert and Senior Meteorologist at AccuWeather talks with Les Sinclair about the update to the Hurricane Season.

GOP Logo

Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

GOP Debate Analysis

Geoffrey Skelley, Associate Editor, Sabato’s Crystal Ball, University of Virginia Center for Politics discusses with Les Sinclair the announcement of…

water

Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

Purchases of Bottled Water Prove most aren’t ready for disaster.

Jay Shimshack is Associate Professor of Public Policy and Economics at the University of Virginia talks with Les Sinclair about…

Football

Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

College Football Head Impact Study

Bryson Reynolds, of the University of Virginia, joins Les Sinclair to talk about a college football head impact study.

Vote Button

Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

Voter Rights Restoration

Levar Stoney, Secretary of the Commonwealth, talks with Les Sinclair about his visit to Charlottesville on Monday (8/3/15).

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Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

Charlottesville Teams Finds Support

Llezelle Dugger talks with Les Sinclair about an event to celebrate the U-11 Charlottesville Basketball Team.

basketball

Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

Charlottesville Youth Basketball Team Disqualified Because of Female Player

Jessica Thomas-Johnson, talks about the events that lead to the Charlottesville Cavaliers U-11 team being disqualified in a South Carolina Tournament because of Kymora Johnson’s play.

beer

Monday, August 3, 201508/03/2015

Top of the Hops Beer Fest Returns

Jay Wilson of Top of the Hops Beer Fest talks with Les Sinclair about the return of the festival to Charlottesville’s nTelos Wireless Pavilion in September. Tickets are on sale Friday at 10am.

Trees (clipart)

Monday, August 3, 201508/03/2015

George Washington National Forest Weighs in on Atlantic Coast Pipeline

National Pipeline Project Coordinator for George Washington National Forest, Jennifer Adams, talks with Les Sinclair about what’s going on with this request to FERC from GWNF.

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