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Veterans Day

Voters To Decide Fate Of Exemption For Military Spouses

A constitutional amendment on Tuesday's ballot deals with an exemption for a spouse of a service member killed in action.

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5th District Candidates Forum At City Hall

Three of the four candidates for a local House seat squared off Wednesday night at City Hall.

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State Lawmakers Return To Richmond November 10th

Members of the General Assembly will head back to Richmond on November 10th.

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Passenger With Loaded Handgun Surfaces At Roanoke Airport

A loaded handgun has been confiscated at the airport serving the Roanoke area.

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Higher Education Council Predicts More Students Will Need Aid

The State Council for Higher Education predicts a larger percentage of Virginia's college students will apply for financial aid.

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Park Service Shows Interest In Trail Of Virginia-Born Explorers

The National Park Service wants to know if it's feasible to create a Lewis and Clark trail in our region.

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Albemarle Schools Face Rough Budget Cycle

The Albemarle School Board expects another tough budget cycle.

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29 North Panel Could Still Be Meeting Next Spring

Philip Shucet has told the Route 29 advisory panel it might keep meeting until spring

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Former Albemarle Captain Sentenced For Online Solicitation

A onetime Albemarle County police captain is heading to prison.

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McAuliffe Still Eliminating 2013 Campaign Debt

Governor McAuliffe is still working on eliminating his debts from his 2013 campaign.

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Activist Groups Concerned About Photo ID Law

Some activist groups are voicing concerns over a new photo ID law.

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Jobless Rate Held Steady In September

Virginia's statewide jobless rate held steady last month at 5.5%.

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Midway Manor Resident Renews Pitch For Better Crosswalk

A Midway Manor resident renews her campaign for a better crosswalk near her home.

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State-Supported Schools, Including UVA, React To JLARC Report

UVA and two other state schools are reacting to a critical report from a General Assembly panel.

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Augusta Woman Gets Charged With Posting Revenge Pornography

An Augusta County woman is accused of violating Virginia's law on revenge pornography.

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Judge Delays Sentencing For Maureen McDonnell

A judge has delayed the sentencing date for former First Lady Maureen McDonnell.

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Rhetoric In U.S. Senate Race Gets Hotter

The broadcast ads in Virginia's U.S. Senate race are getting more intense.

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UVA Provost John Simon Will Be President Of Lehigh University

The UVA Provost will be the next President of Lehigh University in Pennsylvania.

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Governor Announces Budget Trimming Moves

Governor McAuliffe has announced budget-trimming moves, including layoffs at state agencies.

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Maureen McDonnell Requests Sentencing Delay

Maureen McDonnell is asking that her sentencing date be delayed.

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