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FirstEnergy: Talks Of Sale of Burger Plant Are Premature

April 28, 2015 SHADYSIDE — FirstEnergy Corp. can still generate up to seven megawatts of electricity at the R.. more »»

Ethane Cracker Plant in Belmont County Would Add Pollution to Ohio Valley

April 28, 2015 SHADYSIDE — Air quality permits for proposed ethane cracker projects in Pennsylvania and West Virginia show they will bring carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, ammonia, xylene and benzene, along with... more »»

Two-Year-Old Among Dead in Steubenville House Fire

April 28, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — A 2-year-old boy was among two victims of a fatal early Monday fire in the LaBelle section of Steubenville, Fire Chief Carlo Capaldi sai. more »»

Rioting Follows Baltimore Funeral

April 28, 2015 BALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died... more »»

Stricken Nepal Pleads For Aid

April 28, 2015 KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers — Nepal’s earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through... more »»

W.Va. Home Rule Program A Work in Progress

April 27, 2015 WHEELING — West Virginia lawmakers expanded the state’s Municipal Home Rule Pilot Program to include 10 additional cities during this year’s session, but the legislation also represented a victory... more »»

Quake-Aid Need Critical in Nepal Capital

April 27, 2015 By KATY DAIGLE and BINAJ GURUBACHARYA Associated Press KATHMANDU, Nepal — Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers — Nepal’s earthquake-hit capital was short on everything today as its... more »»

Fatal House Fire Is Probed

April 27, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — One adult was killed and a young child is unaccounted for after a fire at a house at 1331 Wellesley Ave. early today. The call came into authorities at about 2:05 a.m. today. more »»

Nepal Digs for Survivors Amid Quake Aftershocks

April 27, 2015 KATHMANDU, Nepal— Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets, tens of thousands of Nepalese braced against terrifying aftershocks Sunday while digging for survivors in the devastation wrought a day... more »»

Uphill Battle: Insanity Defense

April 27, 2015 By SADIE GURMAN Associated Press CENTENNIAL, Colo. more »»

Triadelphia Junior Police Force Is a Hit

April 27, 2015 WHEELING — Eight students deemed as leaders at Triadelphia Middle School were asked at the start of this school year to step forward and serve their school community as “junior prevention resource... more »»

Supreme Court to Tackle State Gay Marriage Bans This Week

April 27, 2015 WASHINGTON — Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex couples. more »»

W.Va. Lacks Oversight of Pipelines

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — West Virginia regulators do not inspect the vast majority of pipelines transporting natural gas and oil throughout the state, such as the two Williams Energy conduits that ruptured in... more »»

Effects Of Ruptures Still Linger

April 26, 2015 GLEN DALE — Inspectors found benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylene in an unnamed Marshall County stream four days after the April 9 Williams Energy pipeline ruptures, West Virginia Department... more »»

Northern Panhandle Counties Rake in Severance Tax

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — In 2014, West Virginia distributed more than $13 million to cities and counties as part of the state’s growing natural gas and oil severance tax. About 30 percent of that total — $3. more »»

Rec Dept. To Spectators: Stay Off The Park’s Turf

April 26, 2015 WHEELING — Cleaning up after spectators at the J.B. Chambers Recreation Park in East Wheeling isn’t always fun and games for city workers. more »»

Leaders, Charities Offer Condolences, Help After Devastating Nepal Quake

April 26, 2015 By GREGORY KATZ Associated Press LONDON (AP) — As world leaders and global charities tried to grasp the scope of an earthquake that devastated Nepal, they offered condolences for the more than 1,400... more »»

Highway Lights Will Be Replaced in Ohio County

April 25, 2015 WHEELING—The future looks bright for motorists using Interstates 70 and 470 through Ohio County. more »»

Hancock Magistrate Appointed for Wheeling Police Officer’s Hearing

April 25, 2015 WHEELING — The case against a Wheeling police officer accused of pointing his service weapon at his girlfriend is set to proceed, with the appointment of a special magistrate and prosecutor. more »»

Walk-In Health Provider MedExpress Sold to Optum

April 25, 2015 MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Health services company Optum has acquired walk-in medical care provider MedExpress. Media outlets report that terms of the sale were not disclosed. Eden Prairie, Min. more »»

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What's All The Skype About?

April 13, 2015 In late 2010, members of the West Virginia Senate Democratic caucus voted to select a Senate president for the next term -- and one of the votes came electronically from the Middle East. more »

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