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Justice company, federal officials reach agreement on penalty

By STEVEN ALLEN ADAMS The Parkersburg News and Sentinel CHARLESTON, W.Va. — One of the companies owned by Gov. Jim Justice is coming to the rescue of another company that faced an ultimatum Thursday to explain how it planned to pay a massive contempt penalty. According to an order filed Thursday in U.S. District Court […]

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The day Intuit and Alorica came to Bluefield
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The day Intuit and Alorica came to Bluefield

Co-authored by: COLLEEN BEERS, President of North America and Europe Operations at Alorica and MARK NOTARAINNI, Chief Customer Success Officer at Intuit BLUEFIELD, W.Va. — In March when Intuit announced we’d be coming to Bluefield to open a Prosperity Hub, bringing 200-500 new jobs, there was a contagious buzz of excitement in the air. The process […]

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Attorney sues RISE West Virginia flood recovery program alleging FOIA violation

By JAKE ZUCKERMAN Charleston Gazette-Mail CHARLESTON, W.Va. — An attorney representing clients awaiting help from RISE West Virginia is suing the state Department of Commerce, alleging it ignored two public records requests for financial and other documents. Bren Pomponio, an attorney with Mountain State Justice, a nonprofit that provides legal services to underserved West Virginians, filed […]

WVU researchers keep coal mining community alive through oral history and photography
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WVU researchers keep coal mining community alive through oral history and photography

WVU Today MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Researchers from West Virginia University are preserving the memories of a coal community through oral history and photography.  Supported by a grant from the WVU Humanities Center, the research team used historical images from the West Virginia and Regional History Center’s online photographs database, West Virginia History OnView, to document the history of the Scott’s Run […]

Discount State Fair of West Virginia tickets on sale now through Aug. 6
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Discount State Fair of West Virginia tickets on sale now through Aug. 6

By WENDY HOLDREN The Register-Herald BECKLEY, W.Va. — State Fair of West Virginia and One Stop and Stop In Food Store officials announced this week a partnership in selling advanced discounted tickets to the 2019 State Fair of West Virginia. Tickets will be on sale from now through Aug. 6 at 60 locations in West Virginia and Virginia. “We […]

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West Virginia House takes issue with Supreme Court Justice Workman response in impeachment

By STEVEN ALLEN ADAMS The Parkersburg News and Sentinel CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In the now-year-old saga in the impeachment of several judges of the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, the House of Delegates filed a response to a justice’s brief before the nation’s highest court. Attorneys for the House filed a response to a […]

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10 things to know: Friday, June 7

The regional bureau of The Associated Press, shares 10 things you need to know Friday, June 7, 2019. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items and much more in West Virginia newspapers. 1. WHO REVERSED COURSE ON ABORTION POLICY Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden says he no longer supports a long-standing congressional ban on […]

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Bordas & Bordas Amateur numbers up for weekend event in Wheeling, W.Va.

WHEELING, W.Va. —  The number of entries is up for this weekend’s Bordas & Bordas Amateur Golf Classic and the four-flight field appears wide open for the $10,000 purse at Oglebay’s Crispin Golf Course, June 8-9. That leads to many storylines to watch in what tournament director Dan Tennant calls the oldest amateur tournament in […]

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