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U.S. Creating Plans To Counter Jihadists

September 15, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is launching a series of pilot programs to deal with American extremists intent on joining the fighting in countries like Syria and Iraq. more »»

Snowden: NSA Is Spying On New Zealand

September 15, 2014 WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Former National Security Agency systems analyst turned leaker Edward Snowden said today that the NSA is collecting mass surveillance data on New Zealanders through its... more »»

Sex Abuse Charge At Helinski

September 15, 2014 MOUNSDVILLE — State Police troopers believe Raechel Kaelyn Miles, a former employee of Wheeling-based Youth Services System, sexually abused a girl while she was staying at the Helinski Shelter in... more »»

Reaction to Plan Comprehensive

September 15, 2014 WHEELING — The public got a chance Monday to take a closer look at city leaders’ vision for the next decade during a pair of meetings on the recently released draft of the city’s new comprehensive... more »»

Study Claims Leaky Well Pipes Taint Water

September 15, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — The drilling procedure called fracking didn’t cause much-publicized cases of tainted groundwater in areas of Pennsylvania and Texas, a new study finds. more »»

Shelley Moore Dies at 88

September 14, 2014 Former West Virginia first lady Shelley Riley Moore died Saturday in Charleston. The 88-year-old Moore was the wife of former Gov. Arch Moore Jr. more »»

Fetcko Has Retained Benefits While Suspended

September 14, 2014 WHEELING — Former Ritchie Elementary School guidance counselor Kristyn Fetcko hasn’t collected a paycheck since being suspended from her job early this year after an indictment on drug-related... more »»

Slow Progress Seen in City Recycling Program

September 14, 2014 WHEELING — It appears little has changed since the Oglebay Institute’s Schrader Environmental Center issued a less-than-flattering report on Wheeling’s municipal recycling program more than six year... more »»

SWA Replaces Recycling Bins

September 14, 2014 WHEELING — The Ohio County Solid Waste Authority is making some cost-saving changes to its recycling program, according to Executive Director Tammy Bonar. more »»

Summer Wraps Up With Trio of Festivals

September 14, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — In three very different ways, the Ohio Valley bid the summer festival season goodbye on Saturday with a trip back into time, colorful paint and sternwheel. more »»

For Wheeling Natives Living in Ariz., DiCarlo’s Is a Slice of Home

September 14, 2014 PHOENIX — Two thousand miles from Wheeling, in the Phoenix neighborhood of Litchfield Park, Ariz., is the farthest-flung outpost of the nascent DiCarlo’s Original Pizza franchise. more »»

Lack of Bids Ties Up Traffic

September 13, 2014 VALLEY GROVE — An Interstate 70 bridge repair project originally estimated to take a matter of weeks is now nearing the five-month mark, as West Virginia Division of Highways officials say they can’... more »»

Benwood Brass Boards the Bus

September 13, 2014 BENWOOD — The wheels on an Ohio Valley Regional Transportation Authority bus took Benwood Mayor Ed Kuca and Police Chief Frank Longwell from Benwood to Wheeling and back Friday morning — and toward... more »»

Parties Trade Blame On Calls

September 13, 2014 CHARLESTON — A series of automated calls targeting state Senate districts up for grabs this year are angering both Democrats and Republicans, with both sides accusing the the other of being behind... more »»

Shift In School Control Debated

September 13, 2014 CHARLESTON (AP) — West Virginia’s public education system is working toward a tighter focus on student academic achievement on the local level. more »»

Conservation Celebrated At W.Va.’s Cheat Canyon

September 13, 2014 MORGANTOWN — West Virginians now have access to public hunting, fishing, hiking, whitewater rafting and more in the heart of the state’s Allegheny mountains. more »»

Union: Ohio Prison Knew of Escape Plan

September 13, 2014 LIMA, Ohio (AP) — Prison officials were warned about an escape the day before three inmates, including a school shooter who killed three students, scrambled over a fence before being recaptured, the... more »»

Morrisey: Natural Gas in EPA’s Sights

September 12, 2014 WHEELING — While many people believe new policies making it more difficult to burn coal will augment natural gas’ role in powering the nation, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey believe... more »»

DEP: Tanks in ‘Zones of Critical Concern’

September 12, 2014 WHEELING — About 5 percent of tanks registered under West Virginia’s new above-ground storage tank bill are located within “zones of critical concern,” according to the state Department of... more »»

Police Arrest Man For Tobacco

September 12, 2014 WHEELING — A Wheeling man was arrested Wednesday after he refused to stop chewing tobacco on school property. more »»

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