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U.S. Sen. Manchin discusses topics of interest at Bridges Without Boundaries business summit
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U.S. Sen. Manchin discusses topics of interest at Bridges Without Boundaries business summit

By EDDIE TRIZZINO Times West Virginian MORGANTOWN, W.Va.  – U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin stopped in at the Bridges Without Boundaries business summit Tuesday to address speakers’ points of interest from the point of view of a Senator. For him, having a space full of West Virginia leaders together to discuss the state’s future itself is an […]

Disappearing beauty: Eastern Panhandle artist captures history, abandoned homes
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Disappearing beauty: Eastern Panhandle artist captures history, abandoned homes

By DANYEL VanREENEN The Journal CHARLES TOWN, W.Va.  — Local, self-taught artist Bonnie Zampino is fascinated by relics, objects and homes from the past. Her fascination blossomed into an art form, and for the first time, she shared her work with the local community at the 4 State Real Estate office in Charles Town. Inside […]

W.Va. Department of Education hosts first-ever reverse job fair
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W.Va. Department of Education hosts first-ever reverse job fair

By JORDAN NELSON The Register-Herald FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. — Students from all throughout Fayette County participated Tuesday in a first-of-its-kind “Reverse Job Fair” at Fayette Institute of Technology (FIT), where students showed recruiters what they have to offer to a company, instead of the other way around. Hosted by the West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) and West […]

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Media Alert: Gov. Justice to make W.Va state parks announcement Friday

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Gov. Jim Justice will hold a press conference on Friday to make an announcement on an effort to significantly improve the overall visitor experience at West Virginia’s state parks and forests. WHO: Gov. Justice, Tourism Commissioner Chelsea Ruby, WV Division of Natural Resources Director Stephen McDaniel WHAT: Press conference to make an […]

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U.S. Rep. McKinley at annual Trump Dinner: Remove focus from Trump
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U.S. Rep. McKinley at annual Trump Dinner: Remove focus from Trump

By JESS MANCINI The Parkersburg News and Sentinel PARKERSBURG, W.Va.  — Bills on major issues facing citizens are taking a back seat in the House where the Democratic leadership is focused on 2020 and defeating President Trump, a congressman from West Virginia said Tuesday. Despite the Mueller Report into the investigation of Russia interference in […]

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FEMA official says West Virginia has stepped up relief

By STEVEN ALLEN ADAMS The Parkersburg News and Sentinel CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia is doing a better job monitoring disaster grant recipients after changes were made to the state agency monitoring those grants, an official with the Federal Emergency Management Administration Tuesday said. An informational meeting was held with members of the media in […]

WVU partners with Google for Applied Computing Series
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WVU partners with Google for Applied Computing Series

WVU Today MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — To be successful in today’s workforce, students need to be proficient at analyzing and applying data. Thanks to a partnership with Google, West Virginia University will now offer a series of introductory data science courses as part of its curriculum. Google’s Applied Computing Series teaches the foundations of computer and […]

Solar Congress to bring solar supporters from across West Virginia together in Charleston
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Solar Congress to bring solar supporters from across West Virginia together in Charleston

The Herald-Dispatch CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Solar energy supporters from across West Virginia will gather Saturday at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center for the annual West Virginia Solar Congress — a daylong event to share stories of success, learn about new solar developments and celebrate solar’s growth in the state. Organizers of the event say […]

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10 things to know: Wednesday, April 24

The regional bureau of The Associated Press, shares 10 things you need to know Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items and much more in West Virginia newspapers. 1. SRI LANKA EASTER BOMBINGS DEATH TOLL RISES TO 359 The country’s leaders vowed to overhaul the security apparatus amid a […]