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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 1,951 positive cases, 74 deaths as of 10 a.m. today; Cumulative positive test percentage, 2.09; daily positive test percentage, .95
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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 1,951 positive cases, 74 deaths as of 10 a.m. today; Cumulative positive test percentage, 2.09; daily positive test percentage, .95

WV Press Update: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Here are the totals from the West Virginia Health and Human Resources website as of 10 a.m. on Friday, May 29. West Virginia Cases Total Positive Cases – 1,951 Total Lab Results reported – 93,377 Cumulative positive test percentage, 2.09 Daily positive test percentage, .95 Total Deaths – 74 After […]

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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. Governor’s press briefing at 1 p.m.
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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. Governor’s press briefing at 1 p.m.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The office of the Governor has issued the following media advisory: WHO: Gov. Jim Justice, other state officials. WHAT: Gov. Justice will provide an update for media on COVID-19 preparedness and response plans. WHEN: Today, Friday, May 29, 2020, at 1 p.m. West Virginians can watch the live stream of this briefing at the following links: […]

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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 1,906 positive cases, 74 deaths as of 10 a.m. today; Cumulative positive test percentage, 2.11; daily positive test percentage, 3.40
By May 28, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 1,906 positive cases, 74 deaths as of 10 a.m. today; Cumulative positive test percentage, 2.11; daily positive test percentage, 3.40

WV Press Update: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Here are the totals from the West Virginia Health and Human Resources website as of 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 28. West Virginia Cases Total Positive Cases – 1,906 Total Lab Results reported – 90,315 Cumulative positive test percentage, 2.11 Daily positive test percentage, 3.40 Total Deaths – 74 After […]

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Opinion: Now more than ever, every vote counts in the primary election
By May 28, 2020 Read More →

Opinion: Now more than ever, every vote counts in the primary election

By Jane Marks AARP WV State President The coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has impacted everyday life for all of us, but there is one staple of American life that won’t be affected in this most unusual time in our lives. It is one of the most important rights that we as Americans have: Voting. However you […]

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Dry Fork man charged with tampering with West Virginia absentee ballot applications

By Steven Allen Adams For The Inter-Mountain CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A plot to change the primary party ballot preferences of people filing requests for absentee ballots was uncovered by state and federal investigators with a mail carrier facing charges. According to Bill Powell, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia, and state Attorney […]

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Alzheimer’s Association sets free community webinar schedule
By May 28, 2020 Read More →

Alzheimer’s Association sets free community webinar schedule

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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. Governor’s press briefing at noon
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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. Governor’s press briefing at noon

Coronavirus Update: W.Va. Governor’s press briefing at 12:30 p.m. CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The office of the Governor has issued the following media advisory: WHO: Gov. Jim Justice, other state officials. WHAT: Gov. Justice will provide an update for media on COVID-19 preparedness and response plans. WHEN: Today, Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 12 p.m. West Virginians can watch the […]

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Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 1,867 positive cases, 74 deaths as of 10 a.m. today; Cumulative positive test percentage, 2.11; daily positive test percentage, 1.73
By May 27, 2020 Read More →

Coronavirus Update: W.Va. with 1,867 positive cases, 74 deaths as of 10 a.m. today; Cumulative positive test percentage, 2.11; daily positive test percentage, 1.73

WV Press Update: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Here are the totals from the West Virginia Health and Human Resources website as of 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 27. West Virginia Cases Total Positive Cases – 1,867Total Lab Results reported – 88,461; cumulative positive test percentage, 2.11; daily positive test percentage, 1.73Total Deaths – 74 After 978 more […]

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U.S. Census: Less than half of West Virginians have completed the Census survey
By May 27, 2020 Read More →

U.S. Census: Less than half of West Virginians have completed the Census survey

Release from U.S. Census: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Counting everyone in the 2020 Census can help communities in West Virginia receive funding for health care, education, emergency services, and more. Over the next decade, lawmakers, business owners, and many others will use 2020 Census data to make critical decisions for communities nationwide.  The U.S. Constitution mandates a […]

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By May 27, 2020 Read More →

WVU, through partnerships, producing thousands of swabs for COVID-19 testing

Release from WVU Today: MORGANTOWN, W. Va.—With significantly increased testing a key component in the battle against COVID-19, the Innovation Hub at West Virginia University is working with WVU Medicine to churn out up to 10,000 swabs weekly to meet demands for tests. The swabs have been in production at WVU in recent weeks following a request from state officials and […]

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