Albemarle County

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3 hours ago

Kroger, Union Reach Agreement

Kroger and the union representing many of the grocery chain's workers have reached an agreement on a new contract.

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19 hours ago

UVA Men’s Tennis NCAA Champs

The University of Virginia defeated the Oklahoma Sooners 4-1 Tuesday night and won another NCAA championship in men's tennis.

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19 hours ago

County Planners Weigh In On Referendum

The Albemarle Planning Commissioners added their voices Tuesday to a debate over a proposed bond referendum.

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1 day ago

Local Retail Sales Up Again

Another strong showing for retail sales in our area.

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1 day ago

McAuliffe Defends Campaign Contributions

Governor McAuliffe has told reporters some 2013 contributions to his campaign were legal.

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1 day ago

Albemarle Opens Beaches For Weekend

Albemarle County will open its swimming beaches for Saturday, Sunday and Monday of the Memorial Day weekend.

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Herring Wants More Gun Research

Attorney General Mark Herring wants the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to do more research on gun violence.

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1 day ago

Rising Numbers Of Felons Register To Vote

The Department of Elections says nearly 5000 felons have signed up to vote since Governor McAuliffe's April 22nd executive order that restored their rights.

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2 days ago

McAuliffe Campaign Donations Investigated

A Chinese national donated $120,000 to McAuliffe's 2013 gubernatorial campaign.

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2 days ago

Ruling On Virginia Redistricting

The U.S. Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal from Republicans over the redrawing of the Virginia congressional districts.

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2 days ago

GOP Files Lawsuit Over Felon Rights

State Republicans are asking the Virginia Supreme Court to block more than 200,000 convicted felons from having their rights restored.

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3 days ago

Phase Two Begins At Rio at 29

Phase Two of VDOT's Rio at 29 project is underway.

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3 days ago

Police Charge Man With Attempted Rape

Charlottesville Police say 20-year-old Brien Thomas Gray-Anderson has been charged with the attempted rape of a female jogger on the Rivanna Trail.

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3 days ago

Women Arrested After Chase In City, County

Charlottesville Police say two local women have been arrested following a chase through parts of the city and county.

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3 days ago

UVA Wraps Up Another Academic Year

The University of Virginia has lowered the curtain on its 187th academic year.

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3 days ago

Weekend Computer Outage At DMV

The Department of Motor Vehicles says a weekend computer outage that forced the agency to close its customer service centers has been repaired.

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3 days ago

Report Shows Many Illegal Immigrants In Jail

A new report from a state agency shows Virginia's jails are housing many illegal immigrants.

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3 days ago

Widow Of Former Supervisor Passes Away

The widow of former Albemarle Supervisor Rick Bowie has died.

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4 days ago

UVA Sweeps Hokies, Prepares For ACC

The UVA baseball team has swept a three-game series with Virginia Tech and can now prepare for the ACC Tournament in Durham, N.C.

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4 days ago

New UVA Graduates Celebrate On Lawn

Despite threatening skies and occasional raindrops, thousands of new alumni walked the Lawn of the University of Virginia on Saturday.

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Physics, engineering professors back Tom Brady ‘Deflategate’ appeal

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Penguins force Game 7

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Pittsburgh goaltender Matthew Murray took a shutout into the third period, then held on as Tampa Bay pulled within a goal, with more shots in the third period than in the first two combined.