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Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79

February 13, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died. He was 79. The U.. more »»

In victory or dissent, Scalia was a man of strong opinions

February 13, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia kept your attention, whether you liked him or not. more »»

Ohio County Schools Superintendent Dianna Vargo Wants To Set The Record Straight

February 13, 2016 WHEELING — Ohio County Schools Superintendent Dianna Vargo did not know a majority of board of education members planned to seek another superintendent until the moment they voted not to renew her... more »»

West Virginia Lawmakers Override Gov. Early Ray Tomblin's Right to Work Veto

February 13, 2016 CHARLESTON (AP) — West Virginia, a suffering coal mining state shaped by the sometimes-bloody history of its organized labor, is set to become the 26th state with a so-called right-to-work law. more »»

Steubenville Councilman Resigns After Two Months

February 13, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — Less than two months into his term, Steubenville Councilman John Lelless has resigned, criticizing council’s process in hiring soon-to-be City Manager James Mavromatis. more »»

Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce Home and Garden Show Runs Through Sunday

February 13, 2016 WHEELING — The odor of wood stain inside WesBanco Arena this weekend means one thing: It’s time for the Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce Home and Garden Sho. more »»

Heroin Overdose Drug Offered Without Prescription in Ohio

February 13, 2016 CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio-based grocery chain Kroger Co. more »»

Fake Fentanyl Pills Being Sold in Ohio

February 13, 2016 CLEVELAND (AP) — A medical examiner in northeast Ohio said Friday that some fentanyl-related overdose deaths last month may be attributed to illegal sales of the powerful painkiller in a pill form... more »»

Religious Freedom Bill Approved by West Virginia House of Delegates

February 12, 2016 CHARLESTON (AP) — Amid growing opposition from the business community, West Virginia’s Republican-led House of Delegates cleared a bill Thursday that proponents say would ensure freedom of religious... more »»

Ohio County Schools Superintendent Interviews Complete

February 12, 2016 WHEELING — The Ohio County Board of Education completed superintendent candidate interviews Thursday, and will meet again on Monday to select the finalist. more »»

Forced Pooling Bill Introduced in West Virginia House of Delegates

February 12, 2016 WHEELING —Corky DeMarco said West Virginia’s Marcellus Shale drillers struggle to locate some landowners with whom they need lease agreements, but Delegate Pat McGeehan, R-Hancock, said forced... more »»

Right to Work Proposal is Vetoed by West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin

February 12, 2016 CHARLESTON (AP) — As promised, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin vetoed bills on Thursday to make West Virginia the 26th with a so-called right-to-work law and repeal its prevailing wage. more »»

West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin Irked By Effort On Budget

February 12, 2016 CHARLESTON (AP) — About halfway through the 60-day legislative session, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is expressing frustration that lawmakers haven’t considered options to plug a massive budget hole. more »»

Hillary Clinton Says Bernie Sanders’ Promises Can’t Be Kept

February 12, 2016 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial support of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night’s Democratic debate, a polite but pointed contest that marked a... more »»

Mike Maroney Files For West Virginia's 2nd District Senate Seat

February 12, 2016 GLEN DALE — Dr. Mike Maroney is seeking the Republican nomination to represent the 2nd District in the West Virginia Senate. more »»

Upper Ohio Valley NAACP President Darryl Clausell: Presidential Candidates Not Unifiers

February 11, 2016 WHEELING — Upper Ohio Valley NAACP President Darryl Clausell said he has been watching the 2016 presidential election, and he doesn’t see one potential president among the candidates who might unify... more »»

Don Atkinson Seeking Third Wheeling City Council Term

February 11, 2016 WHEELING — Councilman Don Atkinson is asking voters in Wheeling’s 5th Ward to elect him to city council one more tim. more »»

Delay of Clean Power Plan Stokes Worries

February 11, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration asserted Wednesday that a Supreme Court order delaying enforcement of its new clean-power rules will ultimately have little impact on meeting the nation’s... more »»

Interviews Held For Ohio County Schools Superintendent Job

February 11, 2016 WHEELING — The Ohio County Board of Education interviewed three candidates Wednesday for the soon-to-be-open superintendent’s position. The board gathered at 10 a.m. at the Elm Grove central office. more »»

Hillary Clinton Fights To Change Perception

February 11, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton’s campaign has spent months fighting the perception that she has a shaky relationship with the truth and is disconnected from the problems facing Americans. more »»

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