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2014/04/17 12:23
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Joel Maddy, right, of the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection explains some of the functions of the instrumentation lab to Davis & Elkins College students, from left, Sydney Mucha, a...
2014/04/17 12:23
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2014/04/17 04:55
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About 20 volunteers came out on a drizzly Saturday to plant 300 trees and shrubs along Elk Branch where it runs through Ann Hunter's family farm on Melvin Road in Jefferson County. The project will...
2014/04/17 04:22
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MOUNDSVILLE - Natural gas drillers who saw production levels drop after the April 5 Williams Energy 12-inch pipeline blast in Marshall County should be able to resume full production, according to...
2014/04/15 04:22
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ROWLESBURG, W.Va. - Tucked away in the rocks of north-central West Virginia is the secret to a multi-million dollar conservation effort - a threetooth snail that actually has just one tooth. Cheat...
2014/04/14 23:31
2014/04/14 23:31
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From first responseOne of the first steps after the Freedom Industries chemical spill was to suck up as much of the polluted water near the site as possible as well as the remaining liquid in the...
2014/04/12 05:23
2014/04/12 05:23
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Thumbs down ... to the tragic number of mining deaths in the nation, 42 in 2013, which is up six from the previous year. The Mine Safety and Health Administration reports the 20 coal mining deaths...
2014/04/12 04:22
2014/04/12 04:22
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MOUNDSVILLE - The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection continues investigating the Williams Energy 12-inch natural gas pipeline rupture that took place in Marshall County's Marcellus...
2014/04/11 21:40
2014/04/11 21:40
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The Mon Valley Drug Task Force has arrested a White Avenue couple on methamphetamine laboratory charges after seizing 60 drug labs from his house. Agents of the Mon Valley Drug Task Force arrested...
2014/04/09 05:12
2014/04/09 05:12
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According to Hurricane Mayor Scott Edwards, a local landfill is no longer receiving MCHM waste water. Mayor Edwards told 13 News that he received a call from the Director of Public Affairs for Waste...
2014/04/06 04:43
2014/04/06 04:43
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Special to The News and Sentinel MOUNDSVILLE - Some Northern Panhandle residents remain concerned about radiation associated with natural gas activity in the region. However, a West Virginia...
2014/04/06 04:22
2014/04/06 04:22
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BELMONT - A natural gas industry worker died Saturday after a piece of equipment crushed him at the Rice Energy drilling site in Belmont County, Sheriff David Lucas said. In an unrelated incident, a...
2014/04/03 15:08
2014/04/03 15:08
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MOUNDSVILLE - Some Northern Panhandle residents remain concerned about radiation associated with natural gas activity in the region. However, a West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection...
2014/04/03 15:07
2014/04/03 15:07
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The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection Division of Air Quality has cited Jay Bee Oil and Gas for operating storage tanks on its Lisby Well Pad without the proper permits. The...
2014/04/03 14:22
2014/04/03 14:22
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ELKINS - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced Wednesday he had put his signature on the bill designed to help fund the official closing of the Elkins-Randolph County Landfill, and local officials are...
2014/04/02 22:39
2014/04/02 22:39
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KEYSER - Students and adults were entertained by scientific marvels and wooed by technological advances as hands-on activities at the Mineral County STEM Festival helped to plant the 'seeds of...
2014/04/02 05:23
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... Wyoming County shows us the way things ought to be done. The illegal dumping ground on Huff Mountain has been an eyesore and a potential health hazard for years. But the county commission, with...
2014/04/02 00:12
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The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection was in Tyler County on Tuesday investigating a reported odor at the Jay-Bee Oil and Gas drill site. The DEP first received reports of the odor...
2014/03/28 20:18
2014/03/28 20:18
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A judge refused to issue a permanent injunction against the Hurricane landfill that accepted tainted water after being issued a permit to do so by the West Virginia Department of Environmental...
2014/03/27 20:03
2014/03/27 20:03
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Environmental experts are looking into another possible scare on the Elk River in Charleston. That's the same river hit by the MCHM leak in January. A white foam was spotted floating along the river...
2014/03/24 17:08
2014/03/24 17:08
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NEW MANCHESTER - Rifling through the contents of an illegal dump on Mayhew Road recently, George Hines came across a bright green pencil with the slogan "What Would Jesus Do?" printed on it. Indeed,...
2014/04/17 12:23
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