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Charleston Daily Mail
Nitro voters reapprove municipal levy
Nitro voters overwhelmingly reapproved the city's municipal levy during a special election Saturday, March 8, and the city's mayor said the levy's passage will allow the city to proceed with several "bigger projects" that will be revealed to the public soon.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Nitro Voters Approve Special Levy
NITRO, W.Va. There was overwhelming support at the polls Saturday for a measure to increase taxes for supporting several public services in Nitro... A special levy was on the ballot, which will provide about $369,000 dollars each year for the city.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Mother Accused Of Using Taser On Children
Neighbors are speaking out, after allegations that a mother tasered her three kids.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Nitro sewer service receives good rating
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The Nitro Regional Waste Water Utility, which provides sewer service for the city of Nitro, received an "unqualified" rating from the state, Mayor Dave Casebolt said at a City Council meeting Tuesday night.
Casino owners havent given up on concert hall
Owners of the Mardi Gras Casino & Resort plan to build a 250-room hotel, a conference center and a 6,500-seat entertainment hall at the facility.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
W. Va. spill company hires firm to keep its data
The West Virginia company at the center of a January chemical spill is hiring experts to preserve emails and phone records for ongoing investigations.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Bulletin Board: Friday, Feb. 28, 2014
Kanawha Trail Club will sponsor a hike Sunday on the Windtryst Trail in Nitro. Meet at 1:30 p.m. to carpool from Ohio and Randolph streets.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Elderly Man Hits Nitro Store With Vehicle
An elderly man escaped injury after his vehicle struck an store in Nitro. Firefighters and a witness at the scene said the man apparently was backing out of a space when he lost control of his vehicle and struck the Once Upon at Time store on 21st Street about 3:30 p.m. Thursday.
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
Nitro man arrested in Captain Ds robbery
NITRO, W.Va. -- A Nitro man was arrested Tuesday and charged with allegedly robbing a Cross Lanes restaurant earlier in the day.
In Short: Feb. 27-March 5, 2014
The Metropolitan Opera's production of Alexander Borodin's "Prince Igor," starring Ildar Abdrazakov as a 12th-century ruler who defended Russia against invading Polovtsian forces, screens live at noon Saturday at Regal Nitro Stadium 12. It runs approximately 4 1/2 hours.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
W.Va. chemical spill firm winding down operations
The company at the center of West Virginia's chemical spill that contaminated drinking water for 300,000 people is selling the rest of its chemicals, helping its 51 employees find new jobs and winding down operations.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
West Virginia Metro
It's not business as usual for those impacted by water crisis
Nearly five weeks after chemicals leaked into the Elk River and contaminated the drinking water of 100,000 West Virginia American Water customers, several business owners sat down with Second District Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito Wednesday to share their stories.
Nitro moves forward with Home Rule application
NITRO, W.Va. -- The City of Nitro is moving forward with its application for the West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Program, Councilman John Montgomery told City Council Tuesday.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Freedom provides more details in bankruptcy filing
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Freedom Industries had $16 million in assets and $6 million in liabilities when it filed for bankruptcy last month, according to documents filed Monday.
West Virginia Metro
Attorney for accused price gouger questions AG's motives
The attorney for a Putnam County convenience store owner claims state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is using his client to try to score political points and generate publicity for himself.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Washington Post
W.Va. appeals FEMA ruling ending aid
Workers, left, inspect an area outside a retaining wall around storage tanks where a chemical leaked into the Elk River at Freedom Industries storage facility in Charleston, W.Va.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Accident closes I-64 eastbound at Nitro bridge
Two separate accidents shut down the eastbound lanes of Interstate 64 around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Kanawha-Putnam county line.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Nitro Police Seek Help In Identifying Shoplifting Suspect
Nitro police are looking for help to identify a shoplifting suspect. Police responded to a a report of a shoplifting at Walmart at Nitro Marketplace that occurred about 1 a.m. Monday, according to a news release from the Nitro Police Department.