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Many Speakers Denounce Proposed 29 At Rio Interchange

Albemarle County Supervisor Ken Boyd will introduce a motion that VDOT conduct a small area study before putting the project in the fast lane.

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Appropriations Chairman: State Workers Might Get More Pay

The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee says public employees might get salary increases.

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Illiness Prompts Hampden-Sydney To Call Off Classes

Hampden-Sydney College has called off classes until next week.

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Afton Store Robbed

There was an armed robbery Wednesday night at a Nelson County store.

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Huja Not Running Again

Mayor Satyendra Huja has announced that he will not seek re-election to City Council.

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Committee Rejects Proposal To Kill Virginia’s Ultrasound Law

A State Senate committee has rejected legislation that would overturn a law involving ultrasounds.

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Committee Kills Measure Eliminating Standardized Tests

A state senate committee has balked at legislation that would eliminate more standardized tests.

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W. Main St. ABC Store Staying Put

The ABC board has decided the controversial store on West Main Street will remain there for at least the next five years.

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Bill Linking Marijuana Derivatives To Epilepsy Clears Panel

A bill linking marijuana derivatives with epilepsy has been approved by a State Senate committee.

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Buyaki Announces Re-election Bid

A member of the Albemarle School Board has announced that he wants another term.

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Gaughan Running For Rivanna District Supervisor

A Democrat who ran for Congress now wants to be an Albemarle supervisor.

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Testimony To Expand State DNA Data Bank

Several people went before the Senate Courts and Justice Committee and the House Criminal Law Sub-committee on Wednesday to testify…

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Sororities Told To Avoid Fraternity Recruiting Events

Sorority members at UVA have been told to stay away from fraternity recruitment events this coming Saturday.

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Iachetta, Commander Plead Guilty To Misdemeanors

Former Charlottlesville Registrar Sheri Iachetta and former electoral board member Stephanie Commander have pleaded guilty to misdemeanors related to the use of city-owned cell phones.

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Pot Bill Goes Up In Smoke

Bill would've made the maximum penalty for marijuana possession a $100 fine.

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Bomb Threat Evacuates Monticello High

Students were bused to Cale Elementary as police investigated.

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Odor Control At Moores Creek Sewage Plant

The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority gets a new odor control plan.

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Robbery At Beaverdam Market In Fluvanna

The Fluvanna Sheriff's Office is investigating a strong-arm robbery at the Beaverdam Market on Route 250.

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Statewide Jobless Rate Drops To 4.8%

The statewide unemployment figure dropped to 4.8% in December.

House Panel Rejects Minimum Wage Hike

A bill that would've raised the state's minimum wage from $7.25 to $10 an hour over the course of two years dies in committee.

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