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  1. Coverage Opinions Remain Privileged in Bad Faith Action Even Where...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | JD Supra

    As a matter of first impression, the Supreme Court of West Virginia recently held that coverage opinion letters were protected by the attorney-client privilege even though the insurer subsequently sent correspondence to its insured that included the recommendation of coverage counsel.

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  2. West Virginia expands tourism campaign after chemical spillRead the original story

    10 min ago | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    West Virginia is expanding its tourism funding in hopes of offsetting negative publicity from the January chemical spill in the Elk River that spurred a water-use ban for days.

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  3. Attorney general court filings: Dismiss gun law questionRead the original story

    10 min ago | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    The attorney general says a court challenge should be dismissed over whether West Virginians can bring guns to city recreational facilities that hold school events.

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  4. Work continues to identify woman from riverRead the original story

    16 min ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... a staging area at the Chester City Park boat ramp, the body was taken to Weirton Medical Center, then to the West Virginia Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Charleston. "We're waiting for them to make a positive identification for us with ...

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  5. Darnley Sentenced To House ArrestRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Wheeling News

    ... In addition to the one-to-five years of monitored house arrest, Mazzone ordered that Darnley register with the West Virginia State Police as an abusive parent.

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  6. DOT Applies for Funds To Repair W.Va. 88 SlipRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wheeling News

    While more than 500 road slips and slides continue to plague the Northern Panhandle, the West Virginia Department of Transportation has applied for discretionary state funds to make repairs to a road slip affecting a small section W.Va.

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  7. Air Evac mission critical for patients in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... of care and ultimately get them home," said 1st Lt. Erica Hanshew, an Intensive Care nurse deployed from the West Virginia Air National Guard's 167th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron at the 130th Airlift Wing. Hanshew began her military career as an ...

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  8. Tug-of-War W.Va. For Murder Suspect Sought in Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    A public defender in West Virginia says a northern Virginia man sought for questioning in three slayings is being held illegally.

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  9. WV Tourism Gets Financial Boost To Offset Negative Publicity From Chemical SpillRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

    West Virginia is expanding its tourism funding in hopes of offsetting negative publicity from the January chemical spill in the Elk River that spurred a water-use ban for days.

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    3 hrs ago | Charleston Daily Mail

    West Virginia's attorney general is getting involved in the debate over Senate Bill 317, also known as the municipal gun bill.

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  11. MetroNews 'Talkline' debate: Are tax credits worth it?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    Two advocates for more efficient government spending in West Virginia say tax credits for economic development projects should be viewed the same way as direct spending in the budget because such credits eliminate revenues that could have otherwise been collected.

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  12. Money to be spent on protecting 'Wild & Wonderful' brandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    The state Division of Tourism will have more money to spend on advertising West Virginia in the wake of the Jan. 9 chemical spill and water emergency in parts of nine counties.

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  13. Caperton Saga Leaves 15-Year Imprint on Reed Smith DuoRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | Law.com

    ... that breathed new life into Caperton's case against Massey Energy and set the stage for yet another trial in West Virginia. Most attorneys would consider a win at the U.S. Supreme Court a case - if not career - highlight. Fawcett and Stanley were ...

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  14. West Virginia Expands Tourism Campaign to Recover Image After Chemical SpillRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Skift

    It will help that West Virginia is pumping up its usual spring campaign, but it should also explicitly address potential visitors' concerns over whether or not the water is safe to drink on a trip to the state.

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  15. Mayor seeks public inputRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    ... titled, "Preliminaries." The change came about after City Recorder Rich Clemens attended a seminar at a West Virginia Municipal League Conference earlier this year, he told council at its meeting Thursday. Leaders of the seminar recommended the call ... 5 comments

  16. Manchin Not Ruling Out Run for GovernorRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... of his own party, Sen. Joe Manchin is leaving his options open - including a possible run for his old job as West Virginia governor in 2016. Manchin, D-W.Va., won't face re-election to his Senate seat until 2018, but a vacancy will open up in the ...

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  17. Washington state joins others seeking approvals for U.S. Bicycle RoutesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Biking Bis

    ... the C & O Canal Towpath to the Great Allegheny Passage, then west across the rest of Pennsylvania, across the West Virginia panhandle and then all the way across Ohio and Indiana. (Maryland already got approval for its section of USBR 50 last fall.) ...

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  18. Deck:Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Herald Star Online

    ... Steuben Bridge will allow visitors to the Steubenville Marina to look out onto the Ohio River and the hills of West Virginia. The project that is funded with state and federal money is scheduled for a mid-July completion date. - Dave Gossett The ...

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  19. Detective honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    Hancock County Sheriff's Detective Matthew Harvey accepts an award Thursday from Chester VFW Post 6450 Commander David Ash naming him 2014 West Virginia Law Enforcement Officer of the Year.

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  20. West Virginia Draft Horse and Mule Association's Spring Field DayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    WEST VIRGINIA DRAFT HORSE AND MULE ASSOCIATION'S SPRING FIELD DAY will begin at 10 a.m. April, 26 on Island Avenue in Buckhannon.

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