WMRA News

WMRA News
12:41 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Network Maintenance

WMRA is doing some maintenance work on our network infrastructure. As a result, our audio streams, parts of our website, and our signal in Farmville may be inaccessible for parts of Wednesday, December 17th. 

New Jail Plans
4:30 pm
Tue December 16, 2014

Building a Jail That No One Really Wants?

Joshua Diamond of Harrisonburg and dozens of others attended the city council meeting to urge the council to pursue alternatives to new jail construction rather than submit plans to the state.
Andrew Jenner

Unpopular plans to build a new jail for Harrisonburg and Rockingham County moved ahead last week.

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WMRA News
1:29 pm
Tue December 16, 2014

Thanks to Robin and Linda, and you!

WMRA's Executive Director, Al Bartholet, introduced the show.

Thanks to all who attended our recent benefit concert, and helped make it a rousing success.  Special thanks to Robin and Linda Williams, Daniel Heifetz, the Heifetz Institute, and the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts.

Addicted Nurses
4:30 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

Addicted Nurses: A Problem in Need of Better Solutions

The News Leader's Patricia Borns

The problem of addiction is certainly not a new one.

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Overcrowded Jail
6:35 am
Thu December 11, 2014

Plans Advance for New Jail for Harrisonburg / Rock Cty

What to do about extreme overcrowding at the Rockingham-Harrisonburg Regional Jail?

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WMRA
6:06 pm
Wed December 10, 2014

$60,000 Raised - Thank You!

The WMRA December drive ended Saturday at 6pm, with over $60,000 raised.

Thank you very much to all who contributed to help us at the end of 2014.

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C-ville Arts 1
6:00 am
Wed December 10, 2014

Envisioning a Future for Visual Arts in Charlottesville

Various works in the IX Art Park, including a view of the graffiti wall.
Sefe Emokpae

Charlottesville is known for many things, but one of its most prominent characteristics is its artistic culture.

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Holiday Specials
1:08 pm
Tue December 9, 2014

WMRA Holiday Schedule 2014

WMRA Holiday Specials for 2014

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Dominion Pipeline Monitoring
4:30 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

"Pipeline Air Force" Scrambles Against Dominion's Plan

The Pipeline Air Force, pilots and observers
Courtesy of the Dominion Pipeline Monitoring Coalition

One group of opponents to the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline are taking to the skies.

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GW Forest Plan
4:30 pm
Tue December 2, 2014

New Plan Offers Protection for Shenandoah Mountain

A biker rides along Shenandoah Mountain
Kyle Lawrence, courtesy of Friends of Shenandoah Mountain

If you’ve ever been to the top of Reddish Knob, you’re already familiar with the stunning scenery on Shenandoah Mountain.

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