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Wednesday, June 10, 201506/10/2015

Jesse Matthew enters an Alfrord Plea in Fairfax case.

Jesse Matthew enters an Alfrord Plea in Fairfax case.

Legal expert, Scott Goodman, joins Les Sinclair to explain the events. The plea came after the prosecution rested its case Wednesday with DNA evidence linking him to the September 2005 case in Fairfax. – See more at: http://wina.com/news/064460-matthew-enters-alford-plea/


Wednesday, June 10, 201506/10/2015

Moonlighting App is a Business Unusual

Jeff Tennery is the Founder & CEO of Charlottesville based Moonlighting App, a mobile marketplace. He talks with Les Sinclair about the new endeavor.


Tuesday, June 9, 201506/09/2015

Should you toss your wallet because of these Apple Pay changes?

Matt Schulz is with CreditCards.com and talks with Les Sinclair about the significant changes to Apple Pay that you should consider.

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Tuesday, June 9, 201506/09/2015

LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph

Victoria Hindley, of the LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph talks with Les Sinclair about this year’s event.


Tuesday, June 9, 201506/09/2015

Latest on the Jesse Matthew Case

Local Deference Attorney and Legal expert Scott Goodman talks with Les Sinclair about the latest details in the Jesse Matthew case going on in Fairfax.

Monday, June 8, 201506/08/2015

Can Apple music streaming service succeed?

CBS News Technology Analyst Larry Magid talks with Les Sinclair about the Apple Conference (Worldwide Developers Conference or WWDC).

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Monday, June 8, 201506/08/2015

Primary Election Update!

Rick Sincere of Charlottesville City Electoral Board talks with Les Sinclair about Tuesday’s (6/9/15) primary election.

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Monday, June 8, 201506/08/2015

Can antibiotic use be cut and still be effective?

Robert Sawyer, MD, of the UVA departments of surgery and anesthesiology talks with Les Sinclair about recent discoveries on how trimming the time antibiotics are administered may help prevent the spread of antibiotic resistance.


Monday, June 8, 201506/08/2015

Summer Dog Safety Tips – Dr. Anna Munsey

Dr. Anna Munsey of Autumn Trails Veterinary Center talks with Les Sinclair about keeping your dog safe in the summer heat.

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Monday, June 8, 201506/08/2015

How social media helped find Robert Pippin

WINA’s Wendy Edwards joins Les Sinclair to discuss the role social media played in locating Robert Pippin, the missing person, in our area.

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