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.
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Wednesday, October 8, 201410/08/2014

Matt Schulz

Matt Schulz, senior industry analyst, CreditCards.com, talks with Les Sinclair about why it’s a bad idea to pay college tuition with a credit card.


Wednesday, October 8, 201410/08/2014

Ed Gillespie

Candidate for U.S. Senate Ed Gillespie joins Les Sinclair on Charlottesville Right Now for more on his campaign, economic plan, and vision.

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Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

Joan Fenton

Joan Fenton, local business owner, wants the Charlottesville City Council to revisit the possibility of adding surveillance cameras on the Downtown Mall. She discusses with Les Sinclair her thinking behind her request.


Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

Christiana Hena

Christiana Hena spoke with Dori Zook about the effects of Ebola in Libera at the Panel discuss held at University of Virginia.

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Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

Jody Kielbasa

Jody Kielbasa, Vice Provost for the Arts at UVA and Director of the Virginia Film Festival, unveils the schedule for the Virginia Film Festival.


Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

Matt Thornhill

Matt Thornhill, Founder & President Boomer Project and GenerationsMatter, joins Les Sinclair to discuss the coming age shift. He talks about the effect will it have on Charlottesville and what we need to do to prepare.


Tuesday, October 7, 201410/07/2014

Evan Steinberg

Evan Steinberg is a friend of Hannah Graham and joins Les Sinclair to talk about their friendship.


Monday, October 6, 201410/06/2014

Evan Steinberg

Evan Steinberg is a friend of Hannah Graham and joins Les Sinclair to help us know the missing young woman a little better.


Monday, October 6, 201410/06/2014

Tammy Arnette

Tammy Arnette, AAA Mid-Atlantic joins Les Sinclair with tips, for East-West commuters, on how to drive safer with the sun lower in the sky, this time of year.

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Monday, October 6, 201410/06/2014

Andrew Cohen

Andrew Cohen, CBS Legal Analyst, joins Les Sinclair to explain the latest developments in same-sex marriage. The Supreme Court has decided not to hear any of the cases in question.

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