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Media Advisory: Partners to sign compact to help grow W.Va. Aerospace Industry

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Members of the West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) along with officials from Marshall University, Yeager Airport and the West Virginia Department of Commerce will sign an Aerospace Partnership Compact to drive educational and economic advances in West Virginia on Friday at 11 a.m. WHAT: West Virginia Department of Education to sign […]

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State Fair of West Virginia opens today with WVDA taking active role
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State Fair of West Virginia opens today with WVDA taking active role

Press Release from the West Virginia Department of Agriculture: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The State Fair of West Virginia is set to begin today in Fairlea, W.Va., and will run until Saturday, Aug. 17. This year, the West Virginia Department of Agriculture (WVDA) will once again be hosting the West Virginia Grown Country Store at the […]

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U.S. Senators Capito, Manchin announce funding to support displaced workers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced a grant of $303,369 to support a West Virginia University (WVU) project that would transition workers to develop digital skills in regional areas where traditional industries have left. Funding is provided by the National Science Foundation […]

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Natural gas pipeline work ongoing around downtown Wheeling, W.Va.
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Natural gas pipeline work ongoing around downtown Wheeling, W.Va.

By ALEX MEYER, The Wheeling News-Register WHEELING — Work to replace pipes carrying natural gas underneath downtown Wheeling streets is ongoing at a section of Market Street, with more projects set to continue through mid-September. A company contracted by Mountaineer Gas began work last week to install new pipelines underneath Market Street between 14th and […]

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W.Va. Port Authority board postpones sale of state intermodal facility
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W.Va. Port Authority board postpones sale of state intermodal facility

By Alayna Fuller, Charleston Gazette-Mail CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia Public Port Authority board members made a motion to postpone the public sale of the $32 million Heartland Intermodal Gateway Facility in Wayne County at a meeting Wednesday. At the beginning of the meeting at the state Capitol Complex, Transportation Secretary Byrd White said the […]

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W.Va. Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs visiting Ranson as next stop on Listening Tour
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W.Va. Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs visiting Ranson as next stop on Listening Tour

CHARLESTON, WV – The Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs (HHOMA) will hold its fourth Listening Tour event this year in the City of Ranson. The tour stop will be held Tuesday, Aug. 13, at 6 p.m. in the Ranson Civic Center: 432 W. Second Avenue. The event is free and open to the public. “This is […]

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10 things to know: Thursday, Aug. 8
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10 things to know: Thursday, Aug. 8

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The regional bureau of The Associated Press, shares 10 things you need to know Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019. Look for full stories on these late-breaking news items and much more in West Virginia newspapers. 1. WARMING REPORT SEES HUNGRY FUTURE A new United Nations scientific report examines how global warming and land […]

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