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Slot parlor operators seek higher machine limit
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Slot parlor operators seek higher machine limit

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — During its 14-year history, Limited Video Lottery has been a reliable source of revenue for the state, declining only slightly while racetrack casino profits have plunged. In the 2014-15 budget year, LVL provided $187 million to the state — and video lottery machine distributors believe a change in LVL law could increase that […]

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By January 4, 2016 Read More →

The Associated Press shares 10 things to know Monday, Jan. 4

Dorothy Abernathy, regional media director of The Associated Press, shares 10 things you need to know Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items and much more in West Virginia newspapers. 1. SAUDI, IRAN TENSIONS REMAIN HIGH IN WAKE OF CLERIC’S EXECUTION Saudi Arabia cuts diplomatic ties with Tehran following […]

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Until FERC approval, thousands of pipeline jobs just potential
By January 3, 2016 Read More →

Until FERC approval, thousands of pipeline jobs just potential

Projects under review represent 18,000 jobs, $61.1 million in taxes in W.Va. By Mandee YoungFor the West Virginia Press AssociationCHARLESTON, W.Va. — Ask a West Virginian what the state needs in 2016 and you can be fairly sure “jobs” will be near the top of the list. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin this week spoke about West Virginia’s […]