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By November 12, 2013 Read More →

The Associated Press shares the 10 things you need to know today, Nov. 12

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know today, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: 1. THOUSANDS SWARM AIRPORT, HOPING TO ESCAPE Relief, including flights out, proving slow […]

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By November 11, 2013 Read More →

The Associated Press shares the 10 things you need to know today, Nov. 11

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know today, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: 1. RELIEF IS ON THE WAY TO THE PHILIPPINES Australia, Japan and various […]

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By November 10, 2013 Read More →

Cunningham Energy drilling horizontal oil wells in Clay County

CHARLESTON — Cunningham Energy LLC has announced plans for three new shallow horizontal oil wells to be drilled in Clay County Cunningham Energy said all three horizontal wells are targeting oil in the Big Injun Sand formation in Union District of Clay County. The wells will be drilled from the “Rhino” pad, according to Cunningham Energy. “Cunningham Energy […]

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By November 1, 2013 Read More →

The Associated Press shares the 10 things you need to know today, Nov. 1

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know today, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: 1. GOOD NEWS FOR TRAVELERS WHO DISLIKE BEING DISCONNECTED The FAA is easing […]

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Standard newspapers, WVPA work to maximize benefits
By November 1, 2013 Read More →

Standard newspapers, WVPA work to maximize benefits

WVPA staff visits newspaper staff to help with sales and training   WINFIELD — When Chris and Kelly Stadelman purchased the Putnam Standard and Cabell Standard newspapers in August, the couple were quick to talk with the West Virginia Press Association about maximizing the benefits of that professional relationship. Chris is a former WVPA board […]

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News Law seminar provides journalists with practical insights
By October 31, 2013 Read More →

News Law seminar provides journalists with practical insights

By GEORGE HOHMANN For the WVPA MORGANTOWN — Relevant legal information that journalists could put to immediate use was presented in a recent day-long seminar at the West Virginia University School of Journalism. Participants in the News Law Training Seminar learned key points about defamation law, privacy, state and federal Freedom of Information Act laws, […]

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By October 31, 2013 Read More →

The Associated Press Shares the 10 things you need to know today, Oct. 31

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know today, Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: Boost Post 1. OBAMA VOWS TO CURE HEALTH CARE WEBSITE “There’s no excuse” […]

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By October 30, 2013 Read More →

The Associated Press shares the 10 things you need to know today, Oct. 30

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know today, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: 1. WHO’S NEXT ON THE HEALTH CARE HOT SEAT U.S. lawmakers are preparing […]

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By October 18, 2013 Read More →

The Associated Press shares the 10 things you need to know and see today, Oct. 18

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know today, Friday, Oct. 18, 2013. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: BONUS – Ten Things to See: http://bigstory.ap.org/article/10-things-see-week-top-ap-photos-29   1. BART WORKERS GO ON […]

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WVU Student Report: Education reform, state budget cuts will affect WVU
By October 17, 2013 Read More →

WVU Student Report: Education reform, state budget cuts will affect WVU

Editor’s Note:  The Mountaineer News Service is produced by journalism students at West Virginia University.  Students from the P.I. Reed School of Journalism report, write and produce multi-platform news and feature packages about newsworthy subjects in West Virginia.  By Amit Batra, Will Hirsch and Taylor Eaton Mountaineer News Service MORGANTOWN, W. Va. – Last month, […]

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