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The Charleston State Journal
Q&A: Candidates for WV Secretary of State Share ViewsWhen West Virginia voters go to the polls May 10, they will vote in several con
Q&A: Candidates for WV Secretary of State Share Views
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
When West Virginia voters go to the polls May 10, they will vote in several contested statewide races: governor, secretary of state, auditor and treasurer. Because of a change in state law, voters also will pick one member of the West Virginia... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
West Virginia Ranks Below National Average for Health PreparationThe report shows the nation is relatively well-prepared for managing an emergen
West Virginia Ranks Below National Average for Health Preparation
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 7 days ago
The report shows the nation is relatively well-prepared for managing an emergency. The 2016 assessment shows the United States scoring 6.7 on a 10-point scale for preparedness - a slight improvement since the index began three years ago. West... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Early voting for West Virginia primary starts Wednesdayoverwhelmingly negativePublic comments on hospitals' merger overwhelmingly nega
Early voting for West Virginia primary starts Wednesday
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 8 days ago
overwhelmingly negativePublic comments on hospitals' merger overwhelmingly negative None of the 18 letters sent to the West Virginia Attorney General's office recently were in favor of a proposal to merge two Huntington hospitals.More >> None... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Coast Guard pulls boat with 3 crew members to safetyNews Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at
Coast Guard pulls boat with 3 crew members to safety
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 10 days ago
News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EDTNews Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EDT Health officials in Kanawha County will be teaching the public... Read more
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The Marietta Times
2016 MOV Hall of Fame class electedThey are Mike Deem (Jackson County), Tom Hill (Pleasants County), Ryan Jobes (W
2016 MOV Hall of Fame class elected
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
They are Mike Deem (Jackson County), Tom Hill (Pleasants County), Ryan Jobes (Wood County), Charlie Kupfner (Wirt/Wood counties), Taylor Phillips (Wood County), Jimmy Scott (Ritchie County), Sarah Tokodi (Wood County), Ray Swisher (Jackson County),... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
'Trump factor' may be causing W. Virginians to swap partiesCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As the 2016 primaries have neared many West Virginians
'Trump factor' may be causing W. Virginians to swap parties
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 14 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As the 2016 primaries have neared many West Virginians have been switching which political party they are affiliated with and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump might be influencing the change. The most people... Read more
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The Marietta Times
'Trump factor' may be causing W. Virginians to swap partiesCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As the 2016 primaries have neared many West Virginians
'Trump factor' may be causing W. Virginians to swap parties
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As the 2016 primaries have neared many West Virginians have been switching which political party they are affiliated with and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump might be influencing the change. The most people... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
'Trump factor' may be causing W. Virginians to swap partiesCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As the 2016 primaries have neared many West Virginians
'Trump factor' may be causing W. Virginians to swap parties
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — As the 2016 primaries have neared many West Virginians have been switching which political party they are affiliated with and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump might be influencing the change. The most people... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Love, not politics, answer to nation’s woes, Stirewalt says during Huntington, WV meetingon Huntington as the Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 125
Love, not politics, answer to nation’s woes, Stirewalt says during Huntington, WV meeting
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
on Huntington as the Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 125th annual dinner April 14 at the Marshall University Memorial Student Center. But Huntington had to share the night’s spotlight with Windsor Heights, West Virginia.... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Huntington, WV police make arrest in March Dollar General robberyWVCorrelation between substance abuse, domestic violence to be explored during
Huntington, WV police make arrest in March Dollar General robbery
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
WVCorrelation between substance abuse, domestic violence to be explored during training session in Huntington, WV The State Journal file photo The training, designed for professionals, is a product of the Cabell County, WV CAPE 2 Project, a... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 9CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Health officials in Kanawha County will be teaching th
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 9
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Health officials in Kanawha County will be teaching the public how to use the opioid overdose-reversing treatment naloxone. The training will take place Thursday at 8 a.m. at the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department. The... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 10According to campaign finance reports, Simpson raised $115,000 from January thr
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 10
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 17 days ago
According to campaign finance reports, Simpson raised $115,000 from January through March. He loaned his campaign $20,000 and has $106,500 cash left. Harvey Peyton, Mark Hunt and Robin Wilson are also running. Republican Marc Savitt first faces... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 8CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Health officials in Kanawha County will be teaching th
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 8
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Health officials in Kanawha County will be teaching the public how to use the opioid overdose-reversing treatment naloxone. The training will take place Thursday at 8 a.m. at the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department. The... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 6GRAFTON, W.Va. (AP) - Police say a northern West Virginia man allegedly tried t
Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 6
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 18 days ago
GRAFTON, W.Va. (AP) - Police say a northern West Virginia man allegedly tried to hit a police officer with his vehicle and his weapon discharged in an ensuing struggle. Media outlets report 50-year-old Rollie C. Poynter Jr. of Grafton was charged... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Statement of strength: Rape victims find their voicewas attacked in her apartment in 1985. Classes had just ended for the summer. W
Statement of strength: Rape victims find their voice
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 18 days ago
was attacked in her apartment in 1985. Classes had just ended for the summer. Wagner said she came home one evening and her attacker was already there waiting. He forced her, at knifepoint, into a roommate’s bedroom. “I assumed he’d already... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
This Week in West Virginia HistoryBy Michael Keller CHARLESTON– The following events happened on these dates in
This Week in West Virginia History
Williamson Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
By Michael Keller CHARLESTON– The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org. April 17, 1827: Outdoorsman William ‘‘Squirrelly Bill’’... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
10 set for induction into MOV Sports Hall of FameThey are Mike Deem (Jackson County), Tom Hill (Pleasants County), Ryan Jobes (W
10 set for induction into MOV Sports Hall of Fame
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
They are Mike Deem (Jackson County), Tom Hill (Pleasants County), Ryan Jobes (Wood County), Charlie Kupfner (Wirt/Wood counties), Taylor Phillips (Wood County), Jimmy Scott (Ritchie County), Sarah Tokodi (Wood County), Ray Swisher (Jackson County),... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Conference shares strategies to revitalize southern WVEarl Ray Tomblin’s Office WV Dept. of Commerce Sec. Keith Burdette moderates as
Conference shares strategies to revitalize southern WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 28 days ago
Earl Ray Tomblin’s Office WV Dept. of Commerce Sec. Keith Burdette moderates as panelists Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin; Gary White and Tom Clarke discuss opportunities for southern WV revitalization. Despite the current economic hard times that have... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Small Business Administration releases WV business numbers West Virginia has 115,162 small businesses, according to the data, which also
Small Business Administration releases WV business numbers
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 28 days ago
West Virginia has 115,162 small businesses, according to the data, which also spotlights U.S. and state-level statistics. West... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Strategies for tech growth in WV discussed by expertsWV discussed by experts There is an opportunity to bring new jobs to West Virg
Strategies for tech growth in WV discussed by experts
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
WV discussed by experts There is an opportunity to bring new jobs to West Virginia, according to Brad Smith, chairman and CEO of global software company Intuit. Jobs could be realized by... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV artists say it is time to ‘Create Your State’ History tells us that West Virginia was created in 1863. A Mercer County coup
WV artists say it is time to ‘Create Your State’
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 1 months ago
History tells us that West Virginia was created in 1863. A Mercer County couple is optimistic that communities of the Mountain State can use music and... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Dog sitting services in WV just a click awaysitting services in WV just a click away Dogs are much more than just pets. Th
Dog sitting services in WV just a click away
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 1 months ago
sitting services in WV just a click away Dogs are much more than just pets. They’re a part of a family. No one may understand that more than Brenda Shields, who became a dog sitter a year ago. Her service is accessible through Rover.com, a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Clouded campaign finances: Public financing loopholes, ambiguities dim new WV program’s good intentionsWest Virginia lawmakers watched from the sidelines as high-dollar election camp
Clouded campaign finances: Public financing loopholes, ambiguities dim new WV program’s good intentions
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 1 months ago
West Virginia lawmakers watched from the sidelines as high-dollar election campaigns tarnished the state judicial system’s reputation for nearly a decade. They eventually stepped in with a plan to take politics out of the courtrooms and restore the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Partners in Education Luncheon set for Tuesdaypower of school/business partnerships. Each of the 27 public schools, the 1 tec
Partners in Education Luncheon set for Tuesday
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
power of school/business partnerships. Each of the 27 public schools, the 1 technical center, one 1 adult education center and the 4 private schools in Wood County have at least one business partner. Some schools have several business... Read more

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