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3 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal
It is difficult to believe President Barack Obama's administration does not have some ulterior motive in a plan that could affect tens of thousands of West Virginians directly and adversely.
7 hrs ago | Huntington News
Dr. Monika Sawhney of the Marshall University College of Health Professions has recently had her research article titled "Comprehensive Tobacco Control in West Virginia - Going from Intersection to Integration" published in the West Virginia Medical Journal.
9 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times
The West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission will consider nursing scholarships and a bachelor's degree in engineering management at Bluefield State College.
14 hrs ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Entered into in 2011, the settlement agreement committed the EPA to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from existing coal-fired power plants under Section 111 of the Clean Air Act.
16 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Alpha Natural Resources said Friday that they expect to layoff 1,100 workers.
20 hrs ago | USA Today
For the more adventurous, rock climbing at Blackwater Canyon is a great way to see the 8-mile-long gorge.
21 hrs ago | Logan Banner
On the television show "Fox and Friends" Wednesday morning U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito responded to Natalie Tennant's statement that she would stand up to the President regarding the use of Coal in West Virginia.
The new limits at Kroger's 40 pharmacies in the state will be effective in the coming weeks and are more restrictive than those under West Virginia law.
CORN COUNTRY CLASH: Rep. Bruce Braley is betting the farm on corn - and Democrats' hold on the Senate may be in danger if he's wrong.
Submitted photoPictured is Theresa Russell, star of the movie "Moving Mountains."
It was a bipartisan show of support for coal mining in the Appalachian region as local elected officials and others participated in a Rally to Support American Energy in Pittsburgh, Wednesday.
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin today named Sam England as the chief of the Parks and Recreation section and Jerry Jenkins as the chief of the Law Enforcement section of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has asked a judge to postpone ruling on a federal lawsuit challenging West Virginia's same-sex marriage ban until the U.S. Supreme Court reviews a ruling in a similar case in Virginia.
While the sheer number of annual tornadoes pales in comparison to other states, they do occur in West Virginia, with its vast network of hills and mountains.
Rather than raise taxes, Republican Alex Mooney advocates putting national parkland on the auction block, the Republican candidate for Congress said at a West Virginia Business & Industry Council forum here last week.
During their "listening tour" of the country several months ago, Environmental Protection Agency officials claimed they wanted a cross-section of Americans' opinions about proposed new rules that would cripple the coal-fired electric power industry.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 10:53 pm
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