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Philippi displays first phase of Sago Mine Memorial
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Philippi displays first phase of Sago Mine Memorial

PHILIPPI, W.Va. — The first phase of the Sago Mine Memorial is complete, according to Philippi Main Street Director Tammy Stemple. That initial phase resulted in a bronze piece depicting miners awaiting rescue. The finished bronze piece is currently on display in the window of Mullens & Mullens Law Office on Main Street in Philippi. […]

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Mercer County ATV resort features tree houses
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Mercer County ATV resort features tree houses

BLUEWELL, W.Va. —  Visitors roll into southern West Virginia and southwestern Virginia for year-round four-wheeler traffic, and Buffalo Trail Cabins, Cottages and Campgrounds is getting ready for a summer of fun as the facility grows to meet a growing demand. “Our tree houses are new this year,” Seth Peters said. “We have six finished and […]

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The Associated Press shares 10 things to know Monday, April 20

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know Monday, April 20, 2015. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers. 1. 24 VICTIMS OF LATEST SHIPWRECK TRAGEDY TO BE BURIED, HUNDREDS MORE MAY HAVE […]

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Regional winner from West Virginia one of 10 entrepreneurs in National Small Business Week event  
By April 17, 2015 Read More →

Regional winner from West Virginia one of 10 entrepreneurs in National Small Business Week event  

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Trusst Lingerie, winner of the regional held at Fairmont State University, was selected as one of only 15 finalists to compete for the top three awards and a total of $30,000 in prize money during a live pitch competition in Washington, D.C., on May 8 as part of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s National Small Business […]

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New CAMC Cancer Center ready for public unveiling
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New CAMC Cancer Center ready for public unveiling

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The new Charleston Area Medical Center Cancer Center is ready for a grand opening on Saturday when the public is invited to tour the 110,000-square-foot, $50 million facility. “We are so excited,” said David Ramsey, CAMC president and chief executive officer. He said the opening marks the end of a decade-long journey […]

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Morrisey fights EPA and regulatory creep

An editorial from the Charleston Daily Mail  CHARLESTON, W.Va. — No matter how you feel about coal industry emissions, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s fight of proposed new rules by the Environmental Protection Agency is a just cause. That’s because the fight Morrisey is leading is as much about containing potentially unlawful regulatory creep as […]

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Charleston prof takes a whack at exam week stress
By April 17, 2015 Read More →

Charleston prof takes a whack at exam week stress

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By April 17, 2015 Read More →

W.Va. public workers may see health benefit cuts

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Short of the governor approving more than $100 million in new state funding for premium increases, the Public Employees Insurance Agency Finance Board will have to steel itself this fall to come up with cuts in benefits for the PEIA health insurance program to close a projected $145 million budget deficit, board […]

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Monongalia kids give money, hair to cancer fight
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Monongalia kids give money, hair to cancer fight

BLACKSVILLE, W.Va.  — The students of Mason Dixon Elementary School assembled Thursday, April 16, to learn the final count for this year’s Links of Love fundraiser. First-grade teacher Linda Hennen said the fundraising began April 9 and, in one week’s time, students raised $3,485, which will be donated to the American Cancer Society for research. […]

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WVU frat paint party sparks another citation

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — For the second time this semester, the Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity was cited by the city fire marshal after having about four times the allotted number of people in its party room and obstructing fire devices during a paint party. Fire officials early Saturday, April 11, recorded 668 people inside the social […]

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