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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.

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Friday, July 11, 201407/11/2014

David Toscano

Democratic Leader in the House of Delegates David Toscano discusses with Les Sinclair about Virginia’s general fund revenue collections downturn.

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Thursday, July 10, 201407/10/2014

Richard Averitt

Richard Averitt, one of the organizers of TEDx, joins Les Sinclair to discuss what TEDX Charlottesville brings to our community and how you can take part.

Rotunda Frontal (RG)

Thursday, July 10, 201407/10/2014

John Alexander

John Alexander is the Associate Director of SHANTI at UVA, and the Vice President of the UVA Chapter of the American Association of University Professors explains to Les Sinclair what the AAUP does at University of Virginia.

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Thursday, July 10, 201407/10/2014

W. Bernard Carlson

On Tesla’s birthday, W. Bernard Carlson, author and chair of the Department of Engineering and Society at University of Virginia, talks with Les Sinclair.

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Thursday, July 10, 201407/10/2014

Richard Zurcher

Richard Zurcher is the manager of nuclear fleet communications at Dominion Power, and he gives Les Sinclair the inside information on the…

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Wednesday, July 9, 201407/09/2014

Lou Hatter

Lou Hatter, VDOT spokesperson, joins Les Sinclair to discuss the upcoming Rt. 29 Advisory Panel meeting.

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Wednesday, July 9, 201407/09/2014

Gordon Hair

Gordon Hair is the President of the Ben Hair Just Swim for Life Foundation and joins Les Sinclair to talk about their mission to “water-proof” our community.

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Wednesday, July 9, 201407/09/2014

Doug Whiteman

Bankrate.com insurance analyst, Doug Whiteman, joins Les Sinclair to talk about a new Bankrate.com report indicating that almost 7 in 10 Americans say Obamacare will play a role in deciding how they vote in November.

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Tuesday, July 8, 201407/08/2014

Brian Wimer

Brian Wimer a proponent of a new underpass design to replace the Belmont Bridge talks with Les Sinclair about last night’s City Council meeting regarding the subject.

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Tuesday, July 8, 201407/08/2014

Richard Lieberman

Richard Lieberman, joins Les Sinclair to talk about how technology will change the workplace and what you can do about it. His book: Your Job And How Technology Will Change It.

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