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  1. 22 indicted in multistate dog-fighting ringRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Worcester County Times

    Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: Authorities say they've broken up a violent, multistate dog-fighting ring involving hundreds of dogs forced into brutal combat. Authorities said Monday that a Baltimore grand jury returned indictments against 22 people involved in the ring, 14 of whom are in custody.

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  2. Judge denies W.Va. ex-coal baron travel home for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | NewsOK.com

    A docket entry on Monday shows U.S. District Judge Irene Berger in Beckley denied ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship's motion to travel home for the holidays. During his case, Blankenship's travel is restricted to southern West Virginia, Pike County, Kentucky, and Washington, D.C. Other travel needs judicial approval.

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  3. Dem group spent $446k on West Virginia statehouse electionsRead the original story

    54 min ago | The Inter-Mountain

    This election, Republicans sealed their first state House of Delegates majority in more than eight decades.

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  4. Like old Legislature, new Legislature will have to deal with budget shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | West Virginia Metro

    One of the first tasks for the new Republican leaders in the state Senate and state House of Delegates in the New Year will be to identify ways to reduce next year's state budget by $200 million. Incoming Senate President Bill Cole said he is opposed to pulling half of the needed amount to fill that budget hole from the Rainy Day Fund.

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  5. WVDEP, WVDNR hosting annual Christmas tree recycling event Jan. 3, 2015Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

    When all the lights and decorations have been removed, and the packages carried off from under its branches, your Christmas tree can live on in lakes across West Virginia. The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and West Virginia Division of Natural Resources will host their 10th annual Christmas tree recycling event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, at the Capitol Market in downtown Charleston.

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  6. Sutton company to pay fines to settle pollution violationsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    A Sutton-based company has agreed to pay more than $8,000 in civil penalties to settle pollution violations at a mine reclamation site.

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  7. Ohio State women’s basketball set for matchup with No. 22 West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Lantern

    OSU junior guard Ameryst Alston goes for a 2-point shot while VCU freshman guard #13 Brittani Burgess and sophomore guard #14 Adaeze Alaeze try to intercede in the first half of the OSU Women's basketball game against VCU November 23, 2014. OSU went on to win 96-86.

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  8. Over the Rivera .to Grandparent's House We GoRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Huntington News

    You look forward to the holidays when family comes from near and far to visit. Your home continues to hold cozy and wonderful memories for everyone, especially during the sparkle of the holiday season.

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  9. Alpha settles 3 suits over W.Va. mines selenium dischargesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  10. W.Va. police departments see decline in applicantsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  11. Book showcases West Virginia children's folkloreRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Washington Times

    "Mountain Mother Goose" includes riddles, rhymes, games and lesson stories gathered from folklore collected by Fairmont State faculty members Walter Barnes and Ruth Ann Musick. Barnes died in 1969 and Musick died in 1974.

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  12. Company need private investors for new company in WhitesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Coal Valley News

    Bruce Bennett with Waite Hill Fabrics says the company he works for want to help revitalize the Town of Whitesville. "In a locally owned company so that all the profits stay in the Whitesville community," he explained.

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  13. Alpha settles 3 suits over W.Va. mines' selenium dischargesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain

    Seven Alpha Natural Resources affiliates in West Virginia will pay a $350,000 civil penalty to settle selenium discharge lawsuits.

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  14. Kessler says SCORE effort not wastedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    State Senate President Jeff Kessler says there was one overriding theme out of the SCORE public hearings that wrapped up last week in southern West Virginia. "We need to try and seek some additional funding for the Tourism Promotion Fund," Kessler said.

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  15. Ever wonder how candy canes are made?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    With Christmas right around the corner, a lot of us in the KHQ newsroom have been snacking on candy canes. But have you ever wondered how these sweet treats/tree decorations are made? A Florida ice cream parlor and candy maker wants to clue you in.

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  16. Increase in E-rate program could help school districts improve Internet accessRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    Ohio to expand high-speed Internet access to 1,741,200 additional students, 4,142 additional schools and 695 additional libraries. Superintendent Ralph Moore said the school district might get reimbursed even more than it usually does through the E-rate program, thanks to a vote taken Thursday by the Federal Communications Commission .

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  17. W. Basketball. HerdWBBs Rally Falls Short at Capital Classic 69-56Read the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  18. Groundbreaking delayed on W.Va. trash-to-fuel facilityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marietta Times

    John Decker with project investor Apple Valley Waste told the Berkeley County Solid Waste Authority recently that financing for the project may not be completed until February. The Journal reports Entsorga West Virginia had hoped to break ground on its first U.S. facility this month.

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  19. W.Va. Public Service Commission member leavingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marietta Times

    A state Public Service Commission member who stayed on after his term expired three years ago is calling it quits. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin spokesman Chris Stadelman says commissioner Jon McKinney is resigning at the end of the month.

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  20. Christmas is Here; Changing Landscapes; and ParkingRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Intelligencer

    Editor's note: Reporters are constantly surveying their surroundings, and in doing so often turn up many tidbits of news that don't make it into the daily newspaper. This space serves as a spot to aggregate and publish those items that otherwise would stay locked away forever in the reporters' notebook.

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