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2:37 am
Fri November 14, 2008

The Little Stock Market That Could

Rockbridge, VA – Kate Buford is a writer living in Rockbridge County.

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WMRA News
2:11 am
Wed November 12, 2008

Already Prepping for Election 2009

Washington D.C. – The next significant set of elections in Virginia are not due until next summer, when primaries for statewide races will be held. But it looks like one of those contests is already heating up.

Tom Graham spoke with a Washington Post reporter who's been tracking the latest developments.

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WMRA News
11:27 am
Sun November 9, 2008

Pregnancy Emotions

Charlottesville, VA – Pregnancy is often a roller coaster ride of emotional ups and downs -- that can surprise expectant mothers with its intensity. Nancy King talked about pregnancy and childbirth with a group of Charlottesville mothers and a doctor who is also a mom.

With Good Reason

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Civic Soapbox
7:26 am
Fri November 7, 2008

A Hopeful Election Retrospective

Harrisonburg, VA – Ernie Didot lives in Harrisonburg and offers a hopeful election retrospective.

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WMRA News
10:08 am
Mon November 3, 2008

Handling Election Day in Virginia

Richmond, VA – With election day on the horizon, you may be wondering whether the expected record turn-out could affect your ability to vote. WMRA's Tom Graham sat down with Virginia State Board of Elections official Susan Lee.

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WMRA News
10:42 am
Sun November 2, 2008

Steel Drivin' Man

Charlottesville, VA – Using detective skills worthy of Sherlock Holmes, a Virginia historian has pieced together clues to show that John Henry, the "Steel Drivin' Man" of song--may be more flesh and blood than myth. Nancy King has more.

With Good Reason

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WMRA News
7:38 am
Wed October 29, 2008

Obama Speaks at JMU - Audio Postcard

Harrisonburg, VA – 8,000 people crowded into the JMU Convocation Center to hear Senator Barack Obama. Another 12,000 watched in overflow areas.

Martha Woodroof has this audio postcard of the experience, including comments from students, Virginia Governor Tim Kaine, Senatorial Candidate Mark Warner, and Presidential Candidate Barack Obama.

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WMRA News
6:16 am
Wed October 29, 2008

The Political Significance of Obama's Campaign Stop in Harrisonburg

Harrisonburg, VA – Senator Barrack Obama spoke in Harrisonburg yesterday at the James Madison University Convocation Center. The last presidential candidate to visit this part of the valley was running against Abraham Lincoln... so what does Obama's visit to JMU really mean?

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WMRA News
11:54 am
Sun October 26, 2008

Horror Films

Charlottesville, VA – With Halloween just around the corner, a young man's fancy turns to... scary movies. Nancy King explores what horrifies us at the movies.

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Civic Soapbox
5:34 am
Fri October 24, 2008

America's Addiction to Oil

Harrisonburg, VA – Nicholas Melas and Marley Greene are seniors at James Madison University.

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