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Wednesday, March 4, 201503/04/2015

Lou Hatter

VDOT’s Lou Hatter talks with Les Sinclair about the winter weather and the progress of the route 29 Solutions package.

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Wednesday, March 4, 201503/04/2015

Dori Zook

WINA’s Dori Zook talks with Les Sinclair about the hearing today regarding the Jesse Matthew case.

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Wednesday, March 4, 201503/04/2015

James F. Jones

James F. Jones is the President of Sweet Briar College and joins Les Sinclair to discuss the announcement that it will close at the end of this academic year.


Tuesday, March 3, 201503/03/2015

Dan Raviv

CBS New’s Dan Raviv talks with Les Sinclair about Israel Prime MInister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress today.


Tuesday, March 3, 201503/03/2015

David Warren

After the announcement that Sweet Briar College will close this year, National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, President David Warren, talks with Les Sinclair about the challenges facing these sorts of institutions.


Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

Michael Guthrie

Roy Wheeler Realty’s CEO and host of WINA’s Real Estate Matters Michael Guthrie talks with Les Sinclair about housing numbers in our area.

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Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

Le-Ha Anderson

Dominion Virginia Power’s Le-Ha Anderson joins Les Sinclair to explain the rate reduction for customers.

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Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

Kyle Kondik

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

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Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

Peter Thompson

The Senior Center’s Peter Thompson talks with Les Sinclair about the power of optimism on aging.

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Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

Lena Seville

Lena M. Seville, candidate for Charlottesville City Council talks with Les Sinclair about why she’s running.

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