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10 things to know: Wednesday, January 16

The regional bureau of The Associated Press, shares 10 things you need to know Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items and much more in West Virginia newspapers. 1. MAY FACES NO-CONFIDENCE VOTE Analysts expect the British prime minister to keep her job a day after Parliament resoundingly defeated […]

Around the Rotunda: Legislative, committee schedule for Wednesday, Jan. 16
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Around the Rotunda: Legislative, committee schedule for Wednesday, Jan. 16

Watch WV Legislature Live each day at http://www.legis.state.wv.us/live.cfm Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 8th Day of the Legislative Session Rotunda and social activities:   From the Activity Calendar: GIS Day, Upper House and Upper Senate Rotundas. SENATE:  The Senate will convene at 11 a.m.   RESOLUTIONS SR 9: Designating January 16, 2019, as Tucker County Day THIRD READING (For […]

Orion Strategies Poll: West Virginians support border wall
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Orion Strategies Poll: West Virginians support border wall

Poll: West Virginians blame Congressional democrats for federal government shutdown   CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A new poll in West Virginia by Orion Strategies surveyed the opinions of historic likely voters across the state on a number of issues of concern. When asked if West Virginia voters believe that the United States should spend $5 Billion […]

Bordas & Bordas donates $33,000 to Ronald McDonald House
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Bordas & Bordas donates $33,000 to Ronald McDonald House

Contribution made in conjunction with Pittsburgh Steelers Partnership   Press Release from Bordas & Bordas: PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The law firm of Bordas & Bordas has donated a total of $33,000 to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh in conjunction with the firm’s Pittsburgh Steelers partnership for the 2018-2019 season. A check presentation was held […]

Marshall advocates at the West Virginia Capitol for higher education
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Marshall advocates at the West Virginia Capitol for higher education

By TAYLOR STUCK The Herald-Dispatch CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The granite Capitol turned green Monday as Marshall University took over for Marshall Day. From research that students and professors are working on, to student services to the numerous clubs and organizations, the goal of the day was to show legislators what they are funding when they […]

Episode of History Channel’s ‘Project Blue Book’ to feature the Flatwoods Monster
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Episode of History Channel’s ‘Project Blue Book’ to feature the Flatwoods Monster

By DAVE LAVENDER The Herald-Dispatch HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — The strange 1952 case of the Flatwoods Monster has landed again in the national spotlight as the new History drama series “Project Blue Book” features an episode about the purported sighting in a new episode that airs at 10 p.m. tonight, on the History Channel. Episode 102, […]

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WVU business, engineering online graduate programs land in U.S. News top 50; education program in top 100

WVU Today MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Online graduate business programs in data analytics, the online MBA, and forensic accounting and fraud examination at West Virginia University have been recognized in the top 50 of the latest U.S. News & World Report Best Online Program rankings, as has an online graduate engineering program in information technology. Additionally, […]

West Virginia Attorney general pitches moving Medicaid Fraud Unit
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West Virginia Attorney general pitches moving Medicaid Fraud Unit

By STEVEN ALLEN ADAMS The Parkersburg News and Sentinel CHARLESTON, W.Va.  — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey wants lawmakers to turn over the state’s Medicaid Fraud Unit to his office. The Senate Finance Committee heard from Morrisey during his office’s annual budget presentation Monday afternoon. The office has requested a budget of $4.9 million, […]

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Sen. Manchin hosts discussion with prison employees on government shutdown in Fairmont

By ERIC HRIN Times West Virginian FAIRMONT — Richard Heldreth, a correctional officer at Hazelton Federal Correctional Complex, has felt the effects of the government shutdown. “It’s hard,” he said. “I started cutting back before Christmas in anticipation of this happening, and canceled plans throughout Christmas.” On Monday, he and about 10 other prison employees […]