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  1. Maine, Thankfully: Craig Hickman, Farmer, Fighter of Hunger, and LegislatorRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    For this installment of the Maine, Thankfully series, I talked with Craig Hickman. Hickman is a writer, poet, community activist, farmer and Maine State Legislator.

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  2. Cars make their way through the Washington bridge in New York...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHTC

    A blast of rain and snow along the East Coast snarled traffic and disrupted flights for millions of Americans at the start of the long Thanksgiving weekend, traditionally the busiest time of the year for U.S. travel. The nor'easter that formed over the Gulf of Mexico brought rain to cities including New York and Boston.

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  3. One dead after moblie home catches fire in Upshur CountyRead the original story

    9 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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  4. No. 21 West Virginia beats VMI 103-72Read the original story

    9 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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  5. FBI data show thousands of gun sales beat checksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system - 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a day, as states fail to consistently provide thorough, real-time updates on criminal and mental histories to the FBI. At no time of year is this problem more urgent.

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  6. Stay safe this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    With Winter quickly approaching, it is pertinent that residents across the state and country are prepared for the extreme weather.

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  7. AG Morrisey encourages consumers to give wisely this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    "Each year, thousands of West Virginians open their hearts and their wallets during the holidays to help the less fortunate," Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said.

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  8. Jacket standout named captainRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    Ohio Valley University signee Ashton Chancellor of Williamstown has been honored by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association as captain of the Class A all-state volleyball team. The Yellowjacket, a three-year starter and two-time state champion, is joined by Buffalo senior Ali Burdette as the lone repeat honorees on the first unit.

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  9. East Coast storm hampers Thanksgiving travelRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A blast of rain and snow along the East Coast snarled traffic and disrupted flights for millions of Americans at the start of the long Thanksgiving weekend, traditionally the busiest time of the year for U.S. travel. The nor'easter that formed over the Gulf of Mexico brought rain to cities including New York and Boston.

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  10. Parts of W.Va. hit with more than foot of snowRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    A winter storm has left more than a foot of snow in parts of West Virginia on one of the busiest travel days of the year. Eastern West Virginia and the Eastern Panhandle are the hardest hit areas.

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  11. Lawyer to head W.Va. insurance programRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    The board announced Tuesday that Mary Jane Pickens will succeed Chuck Jones, who is retiring effective Jan. 1. Jones has been executive director since 1994. Pickens has worked as a lawyer in private practice and for the West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner.

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  12. W.Va. store agrees to fine in price-gouging caseRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    A Putnam County store operator has agreed to pay a $5,000 fine to the state to settle a price-gouging complaint after the January water crisis. Under the terms of the agreement released Tuesday by Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, Mid Valley Mart LLC says it will comply with state consumer protection laws.

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  13. Storm blasts eastern U.S. with heavy rain and snowRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    People wait for train information at a crowded Penn Station in New York during rush hour on Wednesday, the night before American Thanksgiving. A winter storm that hit the U.S. Northeast delayed flights and caused severe traffic on major highways.

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    15 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system - 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a day, as states fail to consistently provide thorough, real-time updates on criminal and mental histories to the FBI. At no time of year is this problem more urgent.

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  15. No. 22 West Virginia beats Evansville 83-39Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Winter Weather Advisory issued November 26 at 8:48PM EST expiring November 27 at 12:00PM EST in effect for: Blount, Campbell, Carter, Claiborne, Cocke, Greene, Hancock, Johnson, Monroe, Morgan, Scott, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Washington Winter Weather Advisory issued November 26 at 3:18PM EST expiring November 27 at 12:00PM EST in effect for: Blount, Carter, Cocke, Greene, Johnson, Monroe, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Washington Winter Weather Advisory issued November 26 at 3:18PM EST expiring November 27 at 12:00PM EST in effect for: Campbell, Claiborne, Hancock, Morgan, Scott Winter Weather Advisory issued November 26 at 11:21AM EST expiring November 27 at 12:00PM EST in effect for: Blount, Carter, Cocke, Greene, Monroe, Sevier, Sullivan, Washington Winter Weather Advisory issued November 26 at 10:12AM EST expiring November 27 at 12:00PM EST in effect for: Blount, Cocke, Greene, Sevier ... (more)

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  16. West Virginians react to the events of Ferguson in peaceful protestRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    A diverse group of over 20 gathered on the steps of the Capitol along the riverside to protest the death of Michael Brown. "We just wanted to provide an outlet today," Gregg Susanne McAllister, one of the leaders of Wednesday's protest said.

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  17. There are eight million reasons to extend CHIPRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Independent Herald

    This past June I embarked on an effort to extend the Children's Health Insurance Program before I leave Congress. Right now, protecting CHIP's outlook is dire.

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  18. Holiday is all about giving thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Independent Herald

    Months after George Washington became the first President of the United States, both houses of Congress requested that the new American leader proclaim a "day of public thanksgiving and prayer." Washington obliged and called on all Americans to "unite in rendering unto Him our sincere and humble thanks for His kind care and protection of the people of this country."

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  19. Independent funds topped $2.7mRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lincoln Journal

    Campaign finance reports filed with the Secretary of State indicate that more than $2.7 million in independent money--record levels in West Virginia--was spent during the 2014 election cycle which is almost $700,000 more than the amount spent in 2012. There were nearly two dozen political action committees that received donations and some of these were six-figure contributions.

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  20. Boivin: Rodriguez lacks a victory over rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    Football coach Rich Rodriguez has excelled in a lot of areas. Succeeding in rivalry games hasn't been one of them.

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