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The Martinsburg Journal
Retired general warns of bill that would affect National Guard2168, which was a carryover bill from 2015 and could potentially appear on the
Retired general warns of bill that would affect National Guard
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
2168, which was a carryover bill from 2015 and could potentially appear on the list of bills for the 2017 session of the West Virginia Legislature, would amend West Virginia State Code by adding a section relating to the National Guard. As stated... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Court deserves applause for fair judgmentsway to curious, often partisan, decisions. Lawmakers should stay in crisis mod
Court deserves applause for fair judgments
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
way to curious, often partisan, decisions. Lawmakers should stay in crisis modeLawmakers should stay in crisis mode The West Virginia Legislature has worked hard over the past two years to pull this state in a new direction. Legal reform, right... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia Issues New Private Property Hunting Rulesmay soon join the list of cities cracking down on the use of fireworks. Many pe
West Virginia Issues New Private Property Hunting Rules
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
may soon join the list of cities cracking down on the use of fireworks. Many people have expressed concerns since the West Virginia Legislature legalized the sale of bigger more powerful fireworks in the state. Some Charleston City Council... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Chesapeake, Ohio down to a one person police forceSources: West Virginia Special Session on Floods; Sunday at 6pm Special Sessio
Chesapeake, Ohio down to a one person police force
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Sources: West Virginia Special Session on Floods; Sunday at 6pm Special Session on Floods Sunday 6pm WV Capitol The West Virginia Legislature may look empty and quiet now, but that is about to change in a big way. Multiple sources tell 13... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia Farm Bureau talks agriculture concernsSept. 14, 2016, officers and staff of the West Virginia Farm Bureau conducted a
West Virginia Farm Bureau talks agriculture concerns
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Sept. 14, 2016, officers and staff of the West Virginia Farm Bureau conducted a press conference requesting that the West Virginia Legislature conduct an investigation into spending practices of the West Virginia Department of Agriculture... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Memorial suit claims W.Va. health authority unfair to Ohio systemproposed in the absence of the proposed project." However, the lawsuit said th
Memorial suit claims W.Va. health authority unfair to Ohio system
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 days ago
proposed in the absence of the proposed project." However, the lawsuit said that an exemption was recently passed by the West Virginia Legislature that creates an exemption to the Certificate of Need law that benefits in-state hospitals regarding... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Marietta Memorial sues West Virginia Health Care Authorityproposed in the absence of the proposed project." However, the lawsuit said th
Marietta Memorial sues West Virginia Health Care Authority
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
proposed in the absence of the proposed project." However, the lawsuit said that an exemption was recently passed by the West Virginia Legislature that creates an exemption to the Certificate of Need law that benefits in-state hospitals regarding... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Brunching Out: West Virginia’s new Sunday alcohol law is already changing the breakfast game for several citieswith his corned beef hash stack or breakfast potato skins. That’s all changed
Brunching Out: West Virginia’s new Sunday alcohol law is already changing the breakfast game for several cities
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 17 days ago
with his corned beef hash stack or breakfast potato skins. That’s all changed with passage of legislation members of the West Virginia Legislature informally called the “brunch bill.” Now, beginning at 10 a.m. on Sundays, restaurants and other... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Price of overdose drug doubles over past two yearshas nearly doubled over the last two years; putting pressure on ambulance opera
Price of overdose drug doubles over past two years
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 18 days ago
has nearly doubled over the last two years; putting pressure on ambulance operators and their patients. In 2015, the West Virginia legislature passed a bill requiring ambulance operators to carry the life-saving drug Naloxone. It was the same... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia medical school weighs privatizationschool, said Wednesday they are opposed to legislation that is being pushed for
West Virginia medical school weighs privatization
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 20 days ago
school, said Wednesday they are opposed to legislation that is being pushed forward in the special September session of the West Virginia legislature. The legislation's sponsor, Sen. Craig Blair, (R) Berkeley County, said the bill would authorize... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wood County Democratic Executive Committee opens local party headquartersand he will appear on the November ballot. Bland said he disagrees with many o
Wood County Democratic Executive Committee opens local party headquarters
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
and he will appear on the November ballot. Bland said he disagrees with many of the actions taken by the Republican-led West Virginia Legislature in the last couple of sessions, believing they are detrimental to West Virginia's jobs and... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Cancer survivor travels to D.C.Summitt and Lobby Day, which she believes is now in its sixth year. She has att
Cancer survivor travels to D.C.
The Marietta Times / Posted 23 days ago
Summitt and Lobby Day, which she believes is now in its sixth year. She has attended similar Lobby Day programs with the West Virginia Legislature, but this will be her first involvement in advocacy efforts on the federal level. She will spend... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Waverly woman to take part in Washington D.C. cancer summitSummitt and Lobby Day, which she believes is now in its sixth year. She has att
Waverly woman to take part in Washington D.C. cancer summit
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
Summitt and Lobby Day, which she believes is now in its sixth year. She has attended similar Lobby Day programs with the West Virginia Legislature, but this will be her first involvement in advocacy efforts on the federal level. She will spend... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Letter to the Editor: We may be our own worst enemy — not coalto the Editor: Chamber highlights legislature’s accomplishments For the first
Letter to the Editor: We may be our own worst enemy — not coal
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 24 days ago
to the Editor: Chamber highlights legislature’s accomplishments For the first time in more than 80 years, the West Virginia Legislature has a majority of Republicans, with 18 of the 34 Senate members being Republicans and 64 of the 100... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Webster County looks to WV Supreme Court of Appeals for answersthe statutory requirements that (it) charge daily rates necessary for the opera
Webster County looks to WV Supreme Court of Appeals for answers
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 24 days ago
the statutory requirements that (it) charge daily rates necessary for the operational costs of housing inmates.” “The West Virginia Legislature conceived of the Regional Jail system as a means to provide new, modem jail facilities, which meet... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Bridge in Monroe County is dedicated to local man killed in Vietnam Warand were also recognized by the Department of West Virginia American Gold Star
Bridge in Monroe County is dedicated to local man killed in Vietnam War
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 24 days ago
and were also recognized by the Department of West Virginia American Gold Star Mothers. During regular session in 2016 the West Virginia Legislature designated the bridge on State Route 122 to be named after Everette Johnson. His son says, "It was... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Greenbrier owner Jim Justice appoints daughter president of WV resorttown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
Greenbrier owner Jim Justice appoints daughter president of WV resort
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 27 days ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Huntington, WV structure for rescue boats finishedtown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
Huntington, WV structure for rescue boats finished
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 27 days ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Council receives grant for roof projectare also eligible, the press release states. According to the press release, f
Council receives grant for roof project
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 27 days ago
are also eligible, the press release states. According to the press release, funding for the grants is appropriated by the West Virginia Legislature through lottery funds. In addition to the funds awarded to Berkeley County, Curt Mason and Suzette... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Real data on prevailing wage show no savingsto the Editor: Chamber highlights legislature’s accomplishments For the first
Real data on prevailing wage show no savings
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 28 days ago
to the Editor: Chamber highlights legislature’s accomplishments For the first time in more than 80 years, the West Virginia Legislature has a majority of Republicans, with 18 of the 34 Senate members being Republicans and 64 of the 100... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
US Department of Agriculture closes offices in 5 states, including 2 in WV's Eastern Panhandletown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
US Department of Agriculture closes offices in 5 states, including 2 in WV's Eastern Panhandle
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 28 days ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV senators announce more crime grantstown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
WV senators announce more crime grants
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
FEMA closing last remaining WV disaster centerstown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
FEMA closing last remaining WV disaster centers
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
DOT seeks comments on historic WV tunneltown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
DOT seeks comments on historic WV tunnel
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 30 days ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Mon Power And Potomac Edison Invest In Environmental Controls At Harrison And Fort Martin Power Stationsproviding well-paying jobs, and contributing significant tax income to surround
Mon Power And Potomac Edison Invest In Environmental Controls At Harrison And Fort Martin Power Stations
PollutionOnline / Posted 30 days ago
providing well-paying jobs, and contributing significant tax income to surrounding communities. Earlier this year, the West Virginia legislature authorized the PSC to approve coal-fired boiler modernization and improvement plans that meet... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Letter to the Editor: Chamber highlights legislature’s accomplishmentsto the Editor: Chamber highlights legislature’s accomplishments For the first
Letter to the Editor: Chamber highlights legislature’s accomplishments
The Charleston State Journal / Posted a month ago
to the Editor: Chamber highlights legislature’s accomplishments For the first time in more than 80 years, the West Virginia Legislature has a majority of Republicans, with 18 of the 34 Senate members being Republicans and 64 of the 100... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV Public employees face daily day care dilemmatown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
WV Public employees face daily day care dilemma
The Charleston State Journal / Posted a month ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Need a Lift? New opportunities emerge for ride-sharing entrepreneurs28, is an Uber driver in the Huntington area. He said he was preparing for the
Need a Lift? New opportunities emerge for ride-sharing entrepreneurs
The Charleston State Journal / Posted a month ago
28, is an Uber driver in the Huntington area. He said he was preparing for the experience a year in advance, before the West Virginia Legislature passed the law, which opened the door for ride-sharing services in the Mountain State. Sumpter is... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Clinic helps children overcome eating limitationstown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
Clinic helps children overcome eating limitations
The Charleston State Journal / Posted a month ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Richwood, WV mayor ponders organic food storetown. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for
Richwood, WV mayor ponders organic food store
The Charleston State Journal / Posted a month ago
town. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
TechConnect West Virginia announces program for state businesses, entrepreneursprojects. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes
TechConnect West Virginia announces program for state businesses, entrepreneurs
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 1 months ago
projects. Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeeLegisture has high hopes for JGATE committee Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committeehigh hopes for JGATE committee The State Journal file photo. Members of the W
Legisture has high hopes for JGATE committee
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 1 months ago
high hopes for JGATE committee The State Journal file photo. Members of the West Virginia Legislature are hoping a new joint committee of the House of Delegates and Senate will help rein in state... Read more
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