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4 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal
West Virgnia Secretary of State and U.S. Senate candidate Natalie Tennant, D-W.Va., celebrated Women's Equality Day on Tuesday in Charles Town by campaigning with West Virginia's first female Secretary of State, Helen Holt.
8 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen
A West Virginia board let four nurses in substance abuse programs return to work despite failing or not taking drug tests, according to a state audit released Tuesday.
8 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online
Submitted photoNicole D. McNamee is pictured receiving the 2014 Bowl of Hygeia award sponsored by the West Virginia Pharmacist's Association for her community service.
12 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
State regulators and a company are negotiating an agreement to remediate any environmental issues at the site of a proposed ethane cracker plant in Wood County, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection said.
16 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Yesterday, Jonathan Chait wrote a post about Rep. Paul Ryan's favorite books, which ended by repeating the Wisconsin Republican's recipe for job creation - and the "secret sauce" that makes it all come together.
17 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
A West Virginia coal miner has been sentenced to two years' probation for falsifying safety records at an Ohio County mine.
20 hrs ago | Big News Network.com
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Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin believes leasing several miles worth of mineral rights located beneath the Ohio River for Marcellus and Utica shale drilling for at least a 20 percent share of the royalties will provide the state a financial windfall without disturbing the environment.
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Money is coming back to some emergency crews that were affected by a chemical spill in the Elk River in January.
As the three-day interim session of the West Virginia Legislature began Monday morning, the Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary met to receive an update on the Justice Reinvestment Act in the state.
West Virginia State spokeswoman Kimberly Osborne tells the Charleston Gazette that the layoffs are a response to recommendations developed at a budget summit last November.
It runs 23 miles from Durbin in Pocahontas County north to Glady in Randolph County in the heart of the Allegheny Mountains.
Members of the Home Rule Board will be in Harrison County on Monday to hear from representatives of five more cities that are among the 22 total, across West Virginia, seeking one of 16 new spaces within the Home Rule Pilot Project.
The decision follows a recent West Virginia Supreme Court ruling that reinstated two unrelated first-degree murder convictions against Phillip Reese Bush.
As the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, Mitt Romney was criticized at times for an often-wooden stage presence and stilted delivery that left voters underwhelmed and unimpressed.
As a way to support the growing local food movement, the New Appalachian Farm and Research Center is conducting a supplier survey to assess West Virginia's ability to maximize the use of food hubs for small farmers and ranchers in the state.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:17 pm
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