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The Martinsburg Journal
Air Force looking into source of taintingdrinking. City officials will continue to work with agencies such as the EPA, t
Air Force looking into source of tainting
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
drinking. City officials will continue to work with agencies such as the EPA, the West Virginia Department of Heath and the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to locate the source of the chemical contaminants. Staff writer Mary... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Marcellus production driving natural gas growthResources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources d
Marcellus production driving natural gas growth
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources district office in Julian, West Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Alpha Natural Resources figures out how... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Weekend funeral arrangements set for slain WV coal CEO Ben HatfieldResources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources d
Weekend funeral arrangements set for slain WV coal CEO Ben Hatfield
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources district office in Julian, West Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Alpha Natural Resources figures out how... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Two West Virginia coal mines cited during MSHA inspections in AprilResources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources d
Two West Virginia coal mines cited during MSHA inspections in April
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources district office in Julian, West Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Alpha Natural Resources figures out how... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Coal industry executive Ben Hatfield found dead in Mingo County, WVResources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources d
Coal industry executive Ben Hatfield found dead in Mingo County, WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources district office in Julian, West Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Alpha Natural Resources figures out how... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV Attorney General tries to halt Clean Power Plan compliance effortsResources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources d
WV Attorney General tries to halt Clean Power Plan compliance efforts
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources district office in Julian, West Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Alpha Natural Resources figures out how... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mountwood gets recycling trailertemporary recycling containers soon throughout the park. Reed has applied for a
Mountwood gets recycling trailer
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
temporary recycling containers soon throughout the park. Reed has applied for a grant for new containers through the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. The trailer is designed with the operation of the Parkersburg... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV developer claiming RICO violationResources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources d
WV developer claiming RICO violation
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources district office in Julian, West Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Alpha Natural Resources figures out how... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
CO2 emissions fall as coal declinesResources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources d
CO2 emissions fall as coal declines
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources district office in Julian, West Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Alpha Natural Resources figures out how... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Distributor suing two West Virginia ClubsResources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources d
Distributor suing two West Virginia Clubs
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup Alpha Natural Resources district office in Julian, West Virginia The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Alpha Natural Resources figures out how... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
EPA grant awarded to BDC, portBrooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Commission, the Northern West Vi
EPA grant awarded to BDC, port
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
Brooke-Hancock-Jefferson Metropolitan Planning Commission, the Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, the Benedum Foundation, U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., and... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVDEP urges bankrupt Alpha Natural Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanupThe West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps
WVDEP urges bankrupt Alpha Natural Resources to create solution to pay for mine cleanup
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 9 days ago
The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is taking legal steps to ensure Appalachian coal producer Alpha Natural Resources figures out how to pay for its hundreds of millions of dollars of mine reclamation obligations before exiting... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
US EPA awards $600,000 to assess, re-purpose brownfield sites in Brooke, Hancock counties of WVPlanning Commission, the Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center,
US EPA awards $600,000 to assess, re-purpose brownfield sites in Brooke, Hancock counties of WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Planning Commission, the Northern West Virginia Brownfields Assistance Center, the Jefferson County Port Authority, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, the Benedum Foundation, the board and staff of the BDC, and many other... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
BDC among WV groups participating in trade mission to JapanPanhandle. Since 2012, the West Virginia Economic Development Authority, the We
BDC among WV groups participating in trade mission to Japan
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Panhandle. Since 2012, the West Virginia Economic Development Authority, the West Virginia Development Office, and the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection have assisted with the developments of the Rock Springs Business Park... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Beverly students participate in programVolunteers receive assistance in conducting cleanups on public lands and commun
Beverly students participate in program
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 11 days ago
Volunteers receive assistance in conducting cleanups on public lands and community spaces. Resources available through the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) include gloves, bags, hauling (in conjunction with the Department... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
DEP honors Parkersburg for sewage treatmentjob," said Eric Bennett, manager of the Parkersburg Utility Board. The city of
DEP honors Parkersburg for sewage treatment
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
job," said Eric Bennett, manager of the Parkersburg Utility Board. The city of Parkersburg has received an award from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection for its Fats, Oils and Grease Source Control Program. From left: Tim... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
City of Ranson may increase sewer rates by 25 percentsaid there are multiple factors behind the proposed increase: unfunded Chesapea
City of Ranson may increase sewer rates by 25 percent
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 11 days ago
said there are multiple factors behind the proposed increase: unfunded Chesapeake Bay Watershed mandates from the EPA and West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, continuing Charles Town sewer plant upgrades done in compliance with... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Town of Tazewell Police Department unveils memorial one year after officer diessolid waste authority receive state environmental awards Mercer County Commiss
Town of Tazewell Police Department unveils memorial one year after officer dies
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 13 days ago
solid waste authority receive state environmental awards Mercer County Commissioner Greg Puckett A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.Solid Waste Authority were honored by the West Virginia Department of Environme... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Sheriff's Deputies decorate downtown to honor fallen officersCounty Commissioner Greg Puckett A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.S
Sheriff's Deputies decorate downtown to honor fallen officers
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 13 days ago
County Commissioner Greg Puckett A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.Solid Waste Authority were honored by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.Solid Waste Authority were... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Greenbrier owner to state: Remove sponsorship of tournamentCounty Commissioner Greg Puckett A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.S
Greenbrier owner to state: Remove sponsorship of tournament
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 13 days ago
County Commissioner Greg Puckett A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.Solid Waste Authority were honored by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.Solid Waste Authority were... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Police say utility vehicle stolen from Raleigh County high schoolCounty Commissioner Greg Puckett A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.S
Police say utility vehicle stolen from Raleigh County high school
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 13 days ago
County Commissioner Greg Puckett A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.Solid Waste Authority were honored by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. A Mercer Co. commissioner and the Mercer Co.Solid Waste Authority were... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Mercer Co. commissioner, solid waste authority receive state environmental awardsof organizations and individuals from across West Virginia, were presented toda
Mercer Co. commissioner, solid waste authority receive state environmental awards
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 13 days ago
of organizations and individuals from across West Virginia, were presented today during a special ceremony at the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP) headquarters in Charleston. The 19 organizations, which come... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Maybe southern WV should be dammedof national significance. The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, West Virginia Divis
Maybe southern WV should be dammed
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 16 days ago
of national significance. The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, West Virginia Division of Natural Resources and the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection all need to come to the table and work with the land companies and the... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
BOE reviews pros and cons of fueling station for its bus garagethe PVC piping is subject to failure due to the long-term effect of a petroleum
BOE reviews pros and cons of fueling station for its bus garage
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 25 days ago
the PVC piping is subject to failure due to the long-term effect of a petroleum product traveling through it. Also, the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection can "red tag" or shut down any facility in violation, which then it... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Discover Nature Day slated for today at Seneca Centerrestore fragmented trout habitat in the Potomac Headwaters to strengthen native
Discover Nature Day slated for today at Seneca Center
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 29 days ago
restore fragmented trout habitat in the Potomac Headwaters to strengthen native brook trout populations. Staff from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection also will be at the event offering information on the West Virginia... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Money could be available for repairs to local damsdamage downstream if they were to break, Delbert Shriver, acting program manage
Money could be available for repairs to local dams
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 30 days ago
damage downstream if they were to break, Delbert Shriver, acting program manager for the non-coal dam safety program of the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, said Thursday in a telephone interview. "Whether they're good or bad,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Health risks from fracking outlined for Murrysville CouncilBut as for direct causation, we're not at that point with the science yet,” she
Health risks from fracking outlined for Murrysville Council
TribLIVE / Posted 30 days ago
But as for direct causation, we're not at that point with the science yet,” she said. McCawley was commissioned by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection in 2013 to study air samples at seven fracking sites in the state, which... Read more

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