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West Virginia Health Care Association issues statement on comments from Governor’s COVID press briefing
By July 31, 2020 Read More →

West Virginia Health Care Association issues statement on comments from Governor’s COVID press briefing

CHARLESTON , W.Va. — The West Virginia Health Care Association’s CEO, Marty Wright, issued the following statement: “We are most appreciative of Secretary Crouch and his team at DHHR for their tremendous support of our long-term care facilities throughout this pandemic. Governor Justice and Secretary Crouch have consistently prioritized our state’s longterm care residents and have […]

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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 6,578 positive cases, 116 deaths as of 10 a.m. today
By July 31, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 6,578 positive cases, 116 deaths as of 10 a.m. today

State reports 204 new cases, four more deaths CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Here are the totals from the West Virginia Health and Human Resources website as of 10 a.m. on Friday, July 31. West Virginia Cases Total Positive Cases – 6,578 Total Lab Results reported – 281,451 Cumulative positive test percentage – 2.34 Total Deaths – 116 […]

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Higher Education Chancellor comments on $2.5 million to support of COVID-19 testing on campuses
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Higher Education Chancellor comments on $2.5 million to support of COVID-19 testing on campuses

Release from West Virginia’s Higher Education Policy Commission: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Sarah Armstrong Tucker, Chancellor of West Virginia’s Higher Education Policy Commission and Community and Technical College System, today released the following statement thanking Governor Jim Justice for providing $2.5 million to support COVID-19 testing at West Virginia’s colleges and universities:  “On behalf of our […]

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West Virginia part of U.S. Census’ new community response initiatives
By July 31, 2020 Read More →

West Virginia part of U.S. Census’ new community response initiatives

West Virginians urged to fill out the 2020 census at www.2020census.gov By Lexi Browning West Virginia Press Association CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The U.S. Census is underway, and this year, West Virginia is playing a key role in the debut of two of the Census Bureau’s new initiatives as it works for a census response from every […]

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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 6,269 positive cases, 111 deaths as of 10 a.m. today
By July 29, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 6,269 positive cases, 111 deaths as of 10 a.m. today

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Here are the totals from the West Virginia Health and Human Resources website as of 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 28. West Virginia Cases Total Positive Cases – 6,269 Total Lab Results reported – 271,811 Cumulative positive test percentage – 2..31 Total Deaths – 108 After 3,772 more tests, the number of new […]

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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. Governor holding two press briefing today, starting at 12:30 p.m.
By July 29, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: W.Va. Governor holding two press briefing today, starting at 12:30 p.m.

CHARLESTON, W.Va.— Gov. Jim Justice will hold a pair of virtual briefings tomorrow. The first briefing will be the Governor’s regular update on the State’s COVID-19 pandemic response. The second briefing will take place immediately following the COVID-19 update. During this event, the Governor will discuss how the State is strengthening its partnership with the Game Changer program in 2020 to better address […]

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Twenty-five high school seniors selected as West Virginia’s first Underwood-Smith Teaching Scholars
By July 29, 2020 Read More →

Twenty-five high school seniors selected as West Virginia’s first Underwood-Smith Teaching Scholars

Virtual celebration of scholars today at 2 p.m.; video honors students Release from the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Twenty-five high school seniors who graduated this year have been selected as West Virginia’s first Underwood-Smith Teaching Scholars. These students will receive the state’s newest and most prestigious scholarship of up to […]

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W.VA. State Treasurer unveils new unclaimed property website
By July 29, 2020 Read More →

W.VA. State Treasurer unveils new unclaimed property website

New, mobile-friendly features enhance user experience CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia State Treasurer John Perdue has unveiled an enhanced unclaimed property management system and website designed to give West Virginians a simple, safe and more up-to-date search and claim experience. https://wv.findyourunclaimedproperty.com/ “Technology is ever-evolving. I’m proud that West Virginia remains at the forefront when it comes to unclaimed property,” Perdue […]

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WVU extends fall payment deadline, provides more details on ‘phased’ Return to Campus plans
By July 29, 2020 Read More →

WVU extends fall payment deadline, provides more details on ‘phased’ Return to Campus plans

Release from WVU Today: MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia University has extended the payment deadline for certain fall charges so students have more time to plan after announcing a phased Return to Campus in Morgantown.  The payment deadline for fall charges on July eBills is now September 1 instead of August 1. The phased approach, announced this week, […]

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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 6,119 positive cases, 108 deaths as of 10 a.m. today
By July 28, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 6,119 positive cases, 108 deaths as of 10 a.m. today

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Here are the totals from the West Virginia Health and Human Resources website as of 10 a.m. on Monday, July 27. West Virginia Cases Total Positive Cases – 6,119 Total Lab Results reported – 268,039 Cumulative positive test percentage – 2..28 Total Deaths – 108 After 4,370 more tests, the number of new […]

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