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.

Gun Found At CHO on 043014 (from TSA)

Thursday, October 15, 201510/15/2015

Executive Order 50 to keep guns out of the dangerous hands

Virginia Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security, Brian Moran, talks with Les Sinclair about Governor McAuliffe’s executive order 50.…


Thursday, October 15, 201510/15/2015

Advances in canine cancer research & Doggie Howl-o-ween

George Benford founder of Doggie Howl-o-ween, the founder of the Amanda Benford Cure for Canine Cancer Fund shares information about an…

U.S. Flag America

Thursday, October 15, 201510/15/2015

Central VA Military Veterans Job Fair 10/21

Virginia Employment Commission and American Legion are hosting a job fair/hiring event 10/21/15 at the American Legion Post 74, in…


Wednesday, October 14, 201510/14/2015

Open Casting Call for AMC’s TURN Season 3

Erica Arvold, talks with Les Sinclair about the Sunday’s open casting call for the AMC tv show TURN: Washington’s Spies…

earthquake from clipart

Wednesday, October 14, 201510/14/2015

Prepare for an Earthquake.

Alison Farole, Assistant Emergency management Coordinator for Charlottesville-UVA and Albemarle, joins Les Sinclair to talk about the “Great Southeast Shakeout”…


Wednesday, October 14, 201510/14/2015

“Stop & Knock” Campaign Highlights Fire Safety.

Battalion Chief Rich Jones talks with Les Sinclair what the “Stop & Knock Campaign is all about.

Democratic Debate

Wednesday, October 14, 201510/14/2015

Democrats Debate Analysis

Photo: Associated Press/John Locher Geoffrey Skelly, Associate Editor of Sabato’s Crystal Ball and UVA Center for Politics, provides expert analysis…

Police car lights (from clipart)

Tuesday, October 13, 201510/13/2015

Register for Citizen Police Academy by 5pm Friday 10/16

Carter Johnson, PIO for Albemarle County police, joins Les Sinclair to describe the benefits of attending the Citizen’s Police Academy.


Tuesday, October 13, 201510/13/2015

Dr. Marcus Martin receives the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce Citizenship Award

Timothy Hulbert, CEO of the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce, discusses with Les Sinclair why Dr. Marcus Martin is the recipient of the Paul Goodloe McIntire Citizenship Award.

Energy Light Bulb

Tuesday, October 13, 201510/13/2015

Where do we stand in the quest for the $5 million dollar Energy Prize?

Kristel Riddervold, Environmental Administrator for City of Charlottesville, talks with Les Sinclair about the Georgetown University Energy Prize and how our community stand in its quest to win.

Sponsored By

Latest Stories

6 hours ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Election, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

City Files Countersuit Against CPC

Charlottesville Circuit Court (2)

Attorneys who represent the city have filed a countersuit against the Charlottesville Parking Center in an escalating dispute over parking spaces.

18 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule


Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

18 hours ago in Sports

The best sports shots this week


A look at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

18 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week


A look back at some of the biggest newsmakers this week and the headlines you may have missed.

19 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Mother’s Day,’ Key & Peele comedy ‘Keanu’ hit theaters


Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.