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WVU to Lend a Hand to Weirton

October 6, 2015 MORGANTOWN — In his second State of the University address, West Virginia University President E. more »»

W.Va. Imposes 4-Percent Cut

October 6, 2015 CHARLESTON (AP) — Gov. more »»

Early Voting Starts Today In Ohio

October 6, 2015 ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Voting season for the Nov. more »»

Student Debt Traps Families

October 6, 2015 WASHINGTON — A college degree practically stamped Andres Aguirre’s ticket to the middle class. Yet at age 40, he’s still paying the price of admission. more »»

More Natural Gas Results In Lower Mountaineer Bills

October 6, 2015 WHEELING — Even if they have yet to see a benefit of the Marcellus and Utica shale boom, about 221,000 Mountaineer Gas C. more »»

Dozen Deaths In East Coast Floods

October 6, 2015 COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — People across South Carolina got an object lesson Monday in how you can dodge a hurricane and still get hammered. more »»

Aetnaville Bridge in Bridgeport To Be Inspected

October 5, 2015 BRIDGEPORT — A planned inspection of the Aetnaville Bridge may determine if the rickety old span is worthy of repair for use by bicycles and pedestrians or if the structure should be dropped into th... more »»

Columbia Pushing For Mountaineer XPress

October 5, 2015 WHEELING — Columbia Pipeline Group plans to ship 2.7 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day southward from Marshall County via its $2 billion Mountaineer XPress pipeline project. more »»

Murray Suing Over Information Request

October 5, 2015 Murray Energy Corp. is suing the federal government over alleged failure to comply with the Freedom of Information Act. more »»

Speaker Race Puts GOP in Turmoil

October 5, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are in upheaval as their front-runner for speaker faces fresh opposition and conservatives push to postpone leadership elections. more »»

Student Debt Squeezing Parents, Children

October 5, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — A college degree practically stamped Andres Aguirre’s ticket to the middle class. Yet at age 40, he’s still paying the price of admission. more »»

Housing Projects Are $30M Investment in Wheeling

October 4, 2015 WHEELING — If you’ve been hearing the name “Woda Group” around Wheeling more often lately, there’s a good reaso. more »»

Rigs Down in Ohio and West Virginia, But Hopes Are Up

October 4, 2015 By CASEY JUNKINS Staff Writer WHEELING —Combined, Ohio and West Virginia have 35 natural gas rigs drilling, which is only half the 70 the two states had working in the Marcellus and Utica shales at... more »»

Mud Doesn’t Slow Down Oglebayfest

October 4, 2015 WHEELING — Some rain during the last few days left the Oglebay Park grounds a little muddy, but this did not seem to deter crowds from enjoying Oglebayfest and the Ohio County Country Fai. more »»

Moundsville native Ryan Hammond killed in Afghanistan crash

October 3, 2015 MOUNDSVILLE — He always smiled, and he always laughed. He brought pride to his friends and he made those around him better. more »»

Bellaire Schools Levy Try Likely

October 3, 2015 BELLAIRE — The Bellaire Local School District isn’t in the red as much as it once was, but financial statements there still aren’t in the black, according to new Superintendent Darren Jenkins. more »»

Groups Replace Civil War Soldiers’ Grave Markers

October 3, 2015 WEST LIBERTY — In a continuing effort to honor veterans of centuries past, new headstones have been placed on the graves of three Civil War soldiers buried in the historic West Liberty Cemetery. more »»

W.Va. Jobless Rate to Remain High Next Year

October 3, 2015 CHARLESTON (AP) — West Virginia University researchers are forecasting continued high unemployment in West Virginia. more »»

Taliban Leader Claims Victory in City

October 3, 2015 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) —î The new leader of the Afghan Taliban boasted in a phone call with The Associated Press on Friday that the group’s three-day occupation of the northern city of Kunduz was a... more »»

WVU’s Gee Urges Statewide Unity

October 2, 2015 MOUNDSVILLE — West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee believes the university represents more than an institution of education in the state, but also the potential for development. more »»

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