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Morning News Weekends

Morning News Weekends

Saturdays & Sundays from 6 – 8am

Wendy Edwards gives you all the info you need for the weekend with updates on news, traffic and weather.

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Sunday, October 5, 201410/05/2014

Morning News Weekends: Honesty Brackett Liller

Surprised by a growing epidemic of heroin and painkiller abuse, state officials held a summit meeting today to talk about why 900 Virginians lost their lives to opiate-based drugs last year and what should be done about it.

Honesty Brackett Liller is the CEO of the McShin Foundation whose mission is to deliver a message of hope to recovering addicts and alcoholics and facilitate their journey to a healthier life.

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Saturday, October 4, 201410/04/2014

Megan Pimentel

October is National Physical Therapy Month and this morning we have a spin that will make you smile – and maybe a little jealous of your pets! Megan is a professional pet massage practitioner and hydrotherapist and co-owner of Charlottesville’s Premiere Dog Hotel and Spa, Club Canine.

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Saturday, October 4, 201410/04/2014

Tech Talk – Drones

Bryant Harrison shares his thoughts on drones.

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Saturday, October 4, 201410/04/2014

Scott Paul

Scott Paul, President of the Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) discusses September’s job report. The Department of Labor reported that America’s manufacturing sector added ONLY 4,000 jobs in September.

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Monday, September 29, 201409/29/2014

Dave Fafarra

Live from the Charlottesville City Market here’s OUR WINA Saturday “Market Watch” with Dave Fafarra… you know him as Shenandoah Joe.

Book

Monday, September 29, 201409/29/2014

Dr. Billy Wayson, Andi Cumbo-Floyd

Dr. Billy Wayson, author of Martha Jefferson Randolph, and Andi Cumbo-Floyd, author of The Slaves have Names, join Wendy Edwards and Eric Seitz to talk about Regional Reads, Succulent Sips, and their books.

Microphone

Monday, September 29, 201409/29/2014

Tech Talk

Bryant Harrison joins the show for his weekly Tech Talk. This week he talks about the iPhone 6.

coffee

Saturday, September 20, 201409/20/2014

Dave Fafarra

Live from the Charlottesville City Market here’s OUR WINA Saturday “Market Watch” with Dave Fafarra… you know him as Shenandoah Joe.

Microphone

Saturday, September 20, 201409/20/2014

Gary Grant

American Red Cross volunteer Gary Grant calls from the John Paul Jones Arena to give updates on the search for Hannah Graham.

Doctor

Saturday, September 20, 201409/20/2014

Dr. David Burt

Dr. David Burt joins Wendy Edwards and Eric Seitz to talk about UVA being honored for improving heart attack care.

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Panel Rejects Adoptions By Unmarried Gay Partners

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A State Senate panel has rejected a bill allowing adoption by the partners of unmarried gay parents.

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Shucet Applauds Bids For 29 Improvement Projects

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Philip Shucet has praised the bids VDOT received for the 29 North improvement projects.

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Fire Destroys 19th-Century Albemarle Home

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A fire guts a 19th-century house in the northeast corner of Albemarle County.

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Bill Dealing With Athletic Fees Clears House

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A bill that deals with student athletic fees has cleared the House of Delegates.

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This weekend in entertainment history

In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.