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Carson Speaks At Liberty University

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson appeared Wednesday at Liberty University in Lynchburg.

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3 Accused Of Hate Crimes Go To Court

Three men who are accused of plotting to bomb black churches and synagogues near Richmond will be in court Thursday.

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VA Health Care Hiring Could Be Easier

A bill in the U.S. Senate would make it easier for military healthcare professionals to be hired by the VA.

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Virginia Tech Rallies To Support Muslims

Virginia Tech has held a rally in support of the Muslim students at the Blacksburg school.

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Man Killed In Orange County Crash

A man from Orange was killed in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon on Route 20 near Montpelier.

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Hospital Group Disputes Report

A recent report outlining hospital profits is being challenged.


Rash Of Hate Crimes Avoided

Three white supremacists were allegedly gearing up to attack Richmond area synagogues and black churches.

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Business Survey On Employer Needs

The Virginia Chamber of Commerce is asking businesses what they need in their employees.


Virginia Oyster Harvest Up

Last year saw a 24% increase.

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Phi Kappa Psi Sues Rolling Stone

A $26.4 million lawsuit has been filed against Rolling Stone magazine and author Sabrina Ruben Erdely.

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Partial Closing Of 29 North Postponed

An overnight closing of part of 29 North has been postponed until late Wednesday into early Thursday.

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Corrections Department Hiring Veterans

The Department of Corrections wants to hire about 100 more veterans.

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Pedestrian Bridge Proposed For Pantops

A committee wants a pedestrian bridge built on Pantops at Richmond Road and Rolkin Road.

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Want A Christmas Tree? Buy Local!

The latest guide lists growers in every county.

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Fire Guts Trailer Near Scottsville

A single-wide trailer and its contents were destroyed by fire Sunday afternoon, but the person who lived there was not injured.

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Tour At Lewis & Clark Center

Area residents spent part of Sunday learning more about the Lewis and Clark Exploratory Center at Darden Towe Park.

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Virginia Film Festival Wraps Up

Thosands of movie fans have completed their annual journey to Charlottesville for the Virginia Film Festival.

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Anxious Moments For Bus Passengers

A bus accident Saturday night on Carter Mountain Road resulted in anxious moments for more than 50 passengers.

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Horse Protection Advocates Attend Montpelier

An organization that strives to protect animals from neglect appeared at this year's Montpelier Races.

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Valley Man Arrested At Local Motel

Charlottesville and Waynesboro Police teamed up to arrest a suspect in the mid-August robbery of a convenience store in the Shenandoah Valley.

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