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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.

911

Friday, July 31, 201507/31/2015

Greene County gets Text-to-911

Greene Co Sheriff Steven Smith joins Les Sinclair to describe the County’s new Text-To-911 service.

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Friday, July 31, 201507/31/2015

Charlottesville Fire Department dedicates steel beam from World Trade Center

Chief Charles Werner tells Les Sinclair about the dedication ceremony that took place for the two-ton steel beam from World Trade Center at the new Fontaine Ave. station.

Albemarle County Seal (RG)

Thursday, July 30, 201507/30/2015

Albemarle Civilian Survey Shows Positive Results And Some That Need Work

Lee Catlin Assistant to the County Executive, Albemarle County talks with Les Sinclair about the latest Community Livability

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Thursday, July 30, 201507/30/2015

50th Anniversary of Medicare

Les Sinclair recaps the 50th Anniversary of Medicare being signed into law. Sound from 1965 Lyndon B. Johnson, Ronald Reagan, and today’s Senator Mark Warner and Governor McAuliffe.

Vote Button

Thursday, July 30, 201507/30/2015

Virginia Voting Comes Down to 7 Groups

Tom Kramer of Christopher Newport University details how Virginia voting in the next election will come down to seven specific voting groups.

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Thursday, July 30, 201507/30/2015

The latest case against Rolling Stone.

Legal expert, Scott Goodman, talks with Les Sinclair about the latest lawsuit filed by UVA students (Phi Kapa Psi) against…

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Wednesday, July 29, 201507/29/2015

What’s Causing the Nation’s Heatwave

AccuWeather senior meteorologist at AccuWeather,Bob Smerbeck, explains what’s going on with the High pressure that’s causing the heatwave.

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Wednesday, July 29, 201507/29/2015

City Councilman holds Urban Development Forum

City Councilor, Bob Fenwick joins Les Sinclair with details about his upcoming Community Forum on Urban Development.

Money

Wednesday, July 29, 201507/29/2015

Why Interest Rates Stay Locked

CBS News Analyst Jill Schlesinger, talks with Les Sinclair about the FED meeting and why interest rates are staying right where they have been for years.

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Tuesday, July 28, 201507/28/2015

The Pen Is Mightier Than The Keyboard: Advantages of Longhand Over Laptop Note Taking

Pam Mueller talks with Les Sinclair about the advantages of longhand versus keyboard for note-taking, if you want to learn.

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