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Jim Graham faces just one Ward 1 primary challenger after Bryan Weaver leaves for the general. [LLPost]

Can Tommy Wells‘ heir hang on to his Ward 6 seat? [LL]

Fire department investigating man’s death near fire station. [WTOPPost]

Hedged WUSA9 article predicts charges against Jeff Thompson could come by next week. [WUSA9]

Vincent Orange campaign goes big with 40,000-copy mailer. [LL]

Gay activist Peter Rosenstein backs Vince Gray, despite shadow campaign worries. [Blade]

Post ed board: Where’s the love for D.C. statehood, Barack Obama? [Post]

Confusing anti-gentrification ad features Gray, planning boss Harriet Tregoning. [PopVille]

Vote for D.C.’s best local scandal. [LL]

Hill Rag takes a tongue-in-cheek look at an Andy Shallal administration. [Hill Rag]

Souvenir shops get the boot from Donald Trump‘s Old Post Office. [City Desk]

Metro boss defends system on Kojo. [WAMU]

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