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West Virginia coal strike temporarily halted

October 17, 2014

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia coal strike has been temporarily halted by a judge hours after it began.

The strike began at 6:30 a.m. more »»

US rig count down 12 to 1,918

October 17, 2014

HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 12 this week to 1,918. more »»

West Virginia health officials preparing for Ebola

October 17, 2014

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — No Ebola cases have emerged in West Virginia, but hospitals, state health officials and residents are preparing for the worst. more »»

EPA debuts monitoring system at W.Va. spill site

October 17, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has begun air monitoring at an industrial site in Charleston that fouled public drinking water supplies to 300,000 customers in January. more »»

W.Va. native Bill Withers among rock hall nominees

October 17, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia native Bill Withers is among the first-time nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. more »»

W.Va. officials discuss 4-year public transit plan

October 17, 2014

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — Representatives of regional transit services serving elderly and disabled persons in West Virginia are working on ways to improve services. more »»

W.Va. litter control, solid waste conference set

October 17, 2014

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A three-day conference is set to focus on recycling, re-use and sustainability. more »»

W.Va. opened to physically challenged hunters

October 17, 2014

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Portions of national forests and selected wildlife management areas are being opened to physically challenged hunters in West Virginia. more »»

W.Va. DMV recognized for online access

October 17, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles is winning recognition for making its online vehicle registration and renewal services more accessible. more »»

Wheelchair parachutist rolling off 876-foot bridge

October 17, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Imagine plunging off an 876-foot-high bridge with only a parachute as a lifeline.

Now imagine doing it in a wheelchair. more »»

New W.Va. Family Court judge to be sworn in

October 17, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The newest member of the Kanawha County Family Court is scheduled to be sworn in.

R. Joseph Zak was appointed Sep. more »»

No charges against W.Va. trooper in fatal shooting

October 17, 2014

PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia State trooper will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a Mercer County man.

The Bluefield Daily Telegraph (http://bit. more »»

W.Va. health care cuts total $40 million

October 17, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Public hearings are scheduled to begin next month on $40 million in cuts to health care benefits with the Public Employees Insurance Agency. more »»

Senate task force to aid southern W.Va. coalfields

October 17, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Senate President Jeff Kessler is setting up a task force as part of a push to help West Virginia's struggling southern coalfield. more »»

4 on flight to W.Va. tested for Ebola, cleared

October 16, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Four people on a flight were screened for Ebola in West Virginia after another passenger expressed suspicions one might have the deadly virus based on their conversation. more »»

Paralyzed parachutist making 876-foot bridge jump

October 16, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Plunging off an 876-foot-high bridge with only a parachute as a lifeline is nerve-wracking enough.

Lonnie Bissonnette does it in a wheelchair. more »»

Agricultural lime plant opens in Pocahontas County

October 16, 2014

MILL POINT, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Agriculture Commissioner Walt Helmick says a new lime plant in Pocahontas County will help farmers improve their land and increase production. more »»

Senate task force to aid southern W.Va. coalfields

October 16, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Senate President Jeff Kessler is setting up a task force as part of a push to help West Virginia's struggling southern coalfield. more »»

Signs to mark Dunloup Creek area's history

October 16, 2014

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. (AP) — Interpretive signs are planned at four locations in Fayette County to mark the history of Dunloup Creek are. more »»

 
 
 

 

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