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The Charleston State Journal
MU's Forensic Science Center to research new automated DNA screeningJustice grant, the center’s academic program — which again has been ranked No.
MU's Forensic Science Center to research new automated DNA screening
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Justice grant, the center’s academic program — which again has been ranked No. 1 in the country — and a bill enacted by the West Virginia Legislature during its 2016 session that promises better access to federal grant funding. Fenger said the new... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Judge halts West Virginia's 'right-to-work' lawChamber is attempting to understand Judge Bailey's decision, which we believe i
Judge halts West Virginia's 'right-to-work' law
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Chamber is attempting to understand Judge Bailey's decision, which we believe is contrary to the clear intent of the West Virginia Legislature to put West Virginia in the majority of states that have enacted right-to-work legislation. The... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Stricter school bus lawskeeping students safe as they are entering and exiting buses. Senate Bill 13 w
Stricter school bus laws
Williamson Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
keeping students safe as they are entering and exiting buses. Senate Bill 13 was passed in the regular session of the 2016 West Virginia Legislature on March 12. The new laws increases fines for illegal passing of school buses and authorizes a... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Wheeling still waiting for arrival of Ubermarkets in West Virginia, beyond current commitments in Charleston and Morganto
Wheeling still waiting for arrival of Uber
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
markets in West Virginia, beyond current commitments in Charleston and Morgantown. After starts and stops in the West Virginia Legislature, a bill passed in February now permits such services to conduct business within the Mountain State.... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Exposed: WV law enforcement keeping an eye on new concealed carry lawto see if the law will have any impact on the number of shootings or the state’
Exposed: WV law enforcement keeping an eye on new concealed carry law
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 days ago
to see if the law will have any impact on the number of shootings or the state’s crime rate. The law was passed by the West Virginia Legislature during the regular legislative session, and went into effect at the end of May. Those in favor of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wood County Schools begins year with new science textbooksa major reason the textbook adoption was delayed for so long was because of dis
Wood County Schools begins year with new science textbooks
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
a major reason the textbook adoption was delayed for so long was because of disagreements over the science standards in the West Virginia Legislature. Climate change, and whether to include it in the state science curriculum, became a hot-button... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Fireworks ordinance passes initial readingsdesignating what items are fireworks and prohibits fireworks from being dischar
Fireworks ordinance passes initial readings
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 23 days ago
designating what items are fireworks and prohibits fireworks from being discharged within city limits. Though the West Virginia Legislature enacted a law making all commercial fireworks legal - both for sale and discharge - in the state,... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
WV Gov. Tomblin announces grants for child advocacy agencies in Raleigh, Mercer, Greenbrier, Summers countieswill allow centers across the state to continue serving the children who need t
WV Gov. Tomblin announces grants for child advocacy agencies in Raleigh, Mercer, Greenbrier, Summers counties
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 27 days ago
will allow centers across the state to continue serving the children who need them most." Funds are allocated by the West Virginia Legislature and administered by the West Virginia Division of Justice and Community Services... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Parkersburg City Council's Public Works Committee to discuss fireworksor people injured as a result of the use of fireworks like Roman candles, bottl
Parkersburg City Council's Public Works Committee to discuss fireworks
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
or people injured as a result of the use of fireworks like Roman candles, bottle rockets and firecrackers legalized by the West Virginia Legislature this year. But he thinks it will be beneficial to examine the issue. "I'm definitely up for a... Read more

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