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Garrison Keillor brings his new show to Waynesboro on Sept. 20

More than two years after his most recent performance in Virginia, Garrison Keillor returns to the area for an intimate show at The Wayne Theatre in Waynesboro.


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Local/State News

road work

Route 20 in Scottsville closed July 23-24 for slope work

- Motorists traveling through Scottsville in Albemarle County are advised to plan extra travel time next week while VDOT closes Route 20 (Valley Street) for slope work.


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Sports News

Richmond Flying Squirrels

Squirrels squander strong Lawson start, lose in extras

- Brandon Lawson allowed one hit over a career-high eight shutout innings, but the Erie SeaWolves scored six runs in the 10th inning to beat the Richmond Flying Squirrels in extra innings, 6-2, on Friday night at The Diamond.


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Team of Destiny: Jerry Ratcliffe, Chris Graham book chronicles UVA Basketball National Championship

Team of Destiny: Inside Virginia Basketball’s Run to the 2019 National Championship, by Jerry Ratcliffe and Chris Graham, is available now at a retail price of $25.


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Business News

valley trust

Erie Insurance voted #1 in auto claims satisfaction

- Erie Insurance, represented by Valley Trust Insurance Group, was awarded first place for auto claims satisfaction in the 2018 U.S. Auto Claims Satisfaction StudySM by J.D. Power.