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  1. Medical Board Weighs AppealRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... Chalifoux, accused by the state Bureau of Health of improper practices at his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen, had his license suspended July 25 by the Osteopathic board. "We offered to have a hearing and he waived that. He wanted an ...

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  2. Registered Child Abuser Is ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

    ... for failure to update a change of address with the State Police Child Abuse Registry. Carney, 26, of 302 Logan St., McMechen, reportedly moved from the home she at which she lived upon release from prison and took up residence with her boyfriend ...

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  3. Court overturns suspension of W.Va. doc's licenseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Morning Journal

    ... patients to seek and receive treatment from him," King said. Chalifoux operated Valley Pain Management in McMechen, in northern West Virginia across the Ohio River from Ohio. The board's decision forced Chalifoux, the only licensed doctor at the ...

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  4. Pain clinic doctor's medical license reinstatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com McMECHEN, W.Va. -- Pain clinic doctor Roland Chalifoux, who had his license suspended in July by the State Osteopathic Medical board, had it reinstated on Thursday when a judge issued a temporary injunction and cleared him to practice medicine again.

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  5. Top Cop Off the Job in McMechenRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Intelligencer

    Citing "philosophical reasons," McMechen Mayor Gregg Wolfe on Friday confirmed David Robinson will no longer serve as police chief for the city.

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  6. Thomas DobbsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Intelligencer

    ... the former owner of Spicy Ice and Bob's Lunch. He served on several boards for the City of Moundsville, Glen Dale, McMechen, and other local municipalities and served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force for 13 years. Survivors include a daughter, ...

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  7. Council Discusses Bus Levy, OVRTA OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Intelligencer

    ... of 1,400, and last year gave $124,000 (to OVRTA). Surely the commission can kick in something." Wheeling, Benwood, McMechen and Moundsville comprise OVRTA's service area, and OVRTA asked each city early this year to put before voters a 15 percent ...

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  8. Mary MagerRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | The Intelligencer

    ... great-great-grandchild. Friends received 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. Monday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall St., McMechen, WV. Friends then received noon until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at the Altmeyer ...

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  9. Osteopathic Board Waiting For Suspended Physicians ResponseRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | Big News Network.com

    ... used of reusing syringes to enter vials and saline bags used for more than one patient at Valley Pain Management in McMechen.

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  10. Osteopathic Board Waiting For Suspended Physician's ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | The Intelligencer

    The West Virginia Board of Osteopathc Medicine is waiting to hear from Dr. Roland Chalifoux, the physician accused of reusing syringes to enter vials and saline bags used for more than one patient at Valley Pain Management in McMechen.

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  11. Run for a ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | The Intelligencer

    ... battling the disease. Race proceeds are given to local children fighting leukemia. This year's recipients are McMechen resident and Bishop Donahue freshman Dalton Goddard, who is the son of Mary and John Goddard; Hundred resident Krista Peraldo, 9, ...

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  12. W.Va. Pain Physician Benched For Unsafe PracticesRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Outpatient Surgery Magazine

    ... for patient injections. Roland Chalifoux Jr., DO, the operator and sole practitioner at Valley Pain Management in McMechen, W.Va., was given 15 days to request a hearing after the state Board of Osteopathic Medicine's ruling last week. The ...

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  13. Reused Syringes Lead To Clinic SuspensionRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Surgical Products

    ... C and HIV. Board executive director Diana Shepard said Chalifoux is the only licensed doctor at the clinic in McMechen, effectively shutting down the business in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle. Shepard said the license suspension was "based on ...

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  14. Valley Pain Management Clinic Al...Read the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    Last week started out with warnings of a potential threat to the public's health, and ended with clarification about what allegedly happened at Dr. Roland Chalifoux's Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen - as well as the suspension of his West Virginia medical license.

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  15. Valley Pain Management Clinic Allegations ClarifiedRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... d ended with clarification about what allegedly happened at Dr. Roland Chalifoux's Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen - as well as the suspension of his West Virginia medical license.

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  16. Investigate W.Va. Doctor LicensingRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    ... looking at oversight of health care professionals in the state. Allegations involving a pain management clinic in McMechen and the physician who runs it make that clear. State Board of Osteopathic Medicine members voted 5-0 on Friday to suspend Dr. ...

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  17. Bad DoctorsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... of Dr. Roland F. Chalifoux, after allegations surfaced of non-sterile techniques at Valley Pain Management in McMechen, including re-used needles and syringes, and use of the same pain medication vials for multiple patients. Both the West Virginia ...

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  18. W.Va. board suspends clinic operator's licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | News Observer

    ... C and HIV. Board executive director Diana Shepard said Chalifoux is the only licensed doctor at the clinic in McMechen, effectively shutting down the business in West Virginia's Northern Panhandle. Shepard said the license suspension was "based on ...

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  19. Board suspends Chalifouxs medical licenseRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... ginia medical license Friday amid allegations of unsafe injection practices at his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen.

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  20. Board suspends Chalifoux's medical licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Martinsburg Journal

    Dr. Roland Chalifoux will have 15 days to decide whether to fight the suspension of his West Virginia medical license Friday amid allegations of unsafe injection practices at his Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen.

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