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  1. D-I's Winningest Coach OutRead the original story

    19 min ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... and their last NCAA tournament appearance came in 2011, when they reached the round of 16. The Dukes, who play West Virginia at University Park tonight, are 3-3-1 this season. In JMU's press release Monday, Martin thanked former university officials ...

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  2. Sooners' 'Baby Bull' gave West Virginia defenders a rideRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Samaje Perine ran for 242 yards and scored four touchdowns on West Virginia, but the Mountaineers have exacted their revenge. They've shown college football the best way to tackle OU's Baby Bull.

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  3. Twelve WV Communities Focus on Abandoned, Blighted PropertiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Huntington News

    Twelve communities from across West Virginia will be represented at a summit Oct. 7-9 in downtown Huntington to focus on solutions for blighted, abandoned and dilapidated properties. The West Virginia BAD Buildings Summit at Marshall University's Visual Arts Center will feature speakers from the Center for Community Progress, a national, nonprofit organization that is a leader in solutions for blight and vacancy.

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  4. Coal mogul Bob Murray expects more bankruptciesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Pittsburgh a The owner of the largest closely held U.S. coal producer said Monday more of his competitors are likely to go bankrupt because there's "nothing on the horizon" to suggest demand and prices will recover. "Some companies have been totally erased by bankruptcy or significant liquidity problems, and other probable company financial failures have been identified by us," Robert E. Murray said in a speech at an industry conference in Pittsburgh organized by Platts.

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  5. NC panel revisiting Common Core standards meetsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WLOS

    ... chain will open its first location in the South next month.Gabe's--a discount clothing retailer based in West Virginia--will open a 51,000 sq. ft. location on Haywood Road in Greenville on October 18th. The chain operates most of its 50 stores in ...

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  6. Truancy a major issue in W.Va. SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. -- A startling fact in West Virginia: Nearly a third of public school students were truant during the 2013-2014 school year.

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  7. Feds confirm 4 cases of respiratory virus in W.Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WOAY

    Federal health officials have confirmed four West Virginia cases of a respiratory virus in children. On Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention added West Virginia to the list of states affected by enterovirus 68. CDC has confirmed 175 people from 27 states have the respiratory illness.

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  8. GOP asks West Virginia high court if it can fill ballot slotRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    Kanawha County Republicans have filed a challenge with the West Virginia Supreme Court to fill an empty House of Delegates ballot slot. Marie Sprouse-McDavid and the Kanawha County Republican Executive Committee filed the challenge Monday.

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  9. GOP asks WVa high court if it can fill ballot slotRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... half of Big News Network. CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Kanawha County Republicans have filed a challenge with the West Virginia Supreme Court to fill an empty House of Delegates ballot slot.

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  10. Coal Mogul Murray Says More Bankruptcies Probable Amid SlumpRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The owner of the largest closely held U.S. coal producer said more of his competitors are likely to go bankrupt because there's "nothing on the horizon" to suggest demand and prices will recover. "Some companies have been totally erased by bankruptcy or significant liquidity problems, and other probable company financial failures have been identified by us," Robert E. Murray said today in a speech at an industry conference in Pittsburgh organized by Platts.

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  11. Pair arrested in heroin bustRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... County to an undisclosed location in Maher. Reinforcements from the Mingo County Sheriff's Department and the West Virginia State Police moved into position in Maher to assist the Task Force. Officers allegedly confiscated approximately $1,600 worth ...

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  12. One dead after Marion County ambulance wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... spital in Morgantown and the other two to Fairmont Regional Medical Center. The award-winning native of Pratt, West Virginia took over as head of the news division of Metronews in August of 2000. 4 comments

  13. CDC confirms cases of Enterovirus EV-D68 in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... equent hand washing to prevent the virus, covering coughs and sneezes and getting a flu shot this year. We are West Virginia's only news, talk and sports network providing you the ability to reach all of West Virginia through a single source.

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  14. Former bank officer in Harrison County sentenced to time in federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... message" based on the severity of the crime. Aman is currently the general manager of the Central West Virginia Transit Authority. The defense, government and CENTRA have all stated his crimes did not involve his work with the bus service. The ...

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  15. Hepc's Gear Up to receive $21 million grantRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    The West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission learned Monday it will receive a total of $21 million over the next seven years to help middle and high school students get to college and stay there. The competitive grant comes from the U.S. Department of Education and will be used on the HEPC's GEAR UP programs.

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  16. Monitor kids' Internet useRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... say the two had been in contact online, through the popular Craigslist website. The man allegedly drove to West Virginia on Aug. 9, with the intent of having sex with the girl. No one can say with certainty that monitoring the girl's online activity ...

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  17. West Virginia travelblog: The Mountaineers are hospitableRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    The West Virginia fans striped Milan Puskar Stadium with alternate blue and gold Saturday night during the OU-WVU game. We flew back home Sunday with probably 50 OU fans on our flights from Pittsburgh to Atlanta and Atlanta to OKC.

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  18. Remember The Miners Participating in 5k Charity RunRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... this Saturday, September 27th, to participate in Run For It, an annual 5K (or 2K) race in Tucker County, West Virginia. Their team will be running in support of coal miners nationwide and will be joined by hundreds of other individuals, all ...

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  19. Q&A: The Conservative Case for a Carbon TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | National Geographic

    Emissions from coal-fired power plants, like this one in West Virginia, include carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, and mercury compounds. As world leaders convene at the United Nations this week for a climate change summit , the overarching question is how, exactly, to reduce global carbon dioxide emissions.

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  20. Aboveground Storage Tank Act Rough Draft Emergency Rule Out for CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    Late Thursday afternoon, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection published on its website what it characterizes as a "rough draft" of its forthcoming emergency [1] rule , which is 79 pages in length and may be downloaded here . This Draft Rule comes nine days after the agency's release of an Interpretive Rule implementing, in part, the new Aboveground Storage Tank Act , a summary of which is available here .

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