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The Associated Press shares 10 things to know Monday, Jan. 20

Dorothy Abernathy, The Associated Press bureau chief for West Virginia and Virginia, shares the 10 things you need to know Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items, upcoming events and stories in West Virginia newspapers: 1. IRAN BEGINS LANDMARK NUCLEAR DEAL The U.N. nuclear agency confirms that Tehran has […]

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By January 18, 2014 Read More →

WVPA Sharing: Thinking of MLK, W.Va., water and a thirst for justice:

Editor’s Note: This article and photo are provided by The Spirit of Jefferson and made available to all WVPA member newspapers through the WVPA Sharing Network. BY CHRISTINE SNYDER The Spirit of Jefferson CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. – I hope the water crisis in and around Charleston is over by the time we mark Martin Luther King […]

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WVPA Sharing: New plant president sees bright future for Toyota
By January 18, 2014 Read More →

WVPA Sharing: New plant president sees bright future for Toyota

Expansion at Toyota plant in Buffalo generating 80 new job Editor’s Note: This article and photo are provided by The Putnam Standard and made available to all WVPA member newspapers through the WVPA Sharing Network. By Justin Waybright justin@theputnamstandard.com BUFFALO, W.VA. — As the first female president of Toyota’s Buffalo plant, Millie Marshall wants to inspire […]

By January 18, 2014 Read More →

WVPA Sharing: Davis & Elkins College freezes tuition for current students, guarantees 4-year tuition for new students

Editor’s Note: This article is made available through the WVPA Sharing Network and has been distributed to editors through the WVPA Editor’s Email list. ELKINS, W.Va.  – The Davis & Elkins College has frozen tuition current levels for all returning students and guaranteed that tuition level for four years for new students When making the announcement on Friday, Davis & Elkins […]

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By January 18, 2014 Read More →

Rockfeller seeking more information on decision to lift water ban

WASHINGTON – Sen. Jay Rockefeller Friday asked the head of West Virginia American Water, Jeff McIntyre, for more information about the testing used to issue a lift on the water ban his company issued in the aftermath of last week’s chemical spill at Freedom Industries. Rockefeller sent the letter after learning of constituent concerns that […]

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By January 17, 2014 Read More →

WVPA Sharing: Tom Miller’s Legislative Column – Week 2

By Tom Miller West Virginia Press Association CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Legislature reacted quickly to a chemical spill that left some 300,000 state residents without usable water for most of a week with Senate Majority Leader John Unger, D-Berkeley, Jan. 15 introducing a bill to require all liquid holding tanks to be regulated and […]

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By January 17, 2014 Read More →

The Legislature Today featuring WVPA newspaper reporters during the session

Friday program brings print and broadcast together for Legislative spotlight CHARLESTON, W.Va. — News from the West Virginia Legislature takes a new form today when Charleston Daily Mail reporter Dave Boucher and the State Journal’s Ann Ali join West Virginia Public Broadcasting’s Ashton Marra for a special segment of WVPB’s The Legislature Today. The long-running […]

By January 17, 2014 Read More →

Fifty years later, war on poverty needs new focus

An editorial from the Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — As television shows and anniversaries will remind us through the coming months, 1964 was quite a momentous year. From landmark civil rights legislation to The Beatles landing in New York and the publication of Betty Friedan’s “The Feminine Mystique,” the events of 50 years ago planted the […]

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Triplet calves born in Randolph County
By January 17, 2014 Read More →

Triplet calves born in Randolph County

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By January 17, 2014 Read More →

Could a water crisis happen here?

An editorial from The Inter-Mountain ELKINS, W.Va. — Many local residents have wondered, after last week’s shocking water contamination crisis in Charleston, if something similar could happen here. Elkins Operations Manager Bob Pingley has an answer for us, though it may not be one we want to hear. “Yes, it possibly could,” Pingley said during […]

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