Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Radiation Monitors Placed in Landfills

November 1, 2014 WHEELING — Natural gas industry operators dumped 250,000 tons of drill cuttings into a single Wetzel County landfill last year. more »»

Friends Through Bond Of Baseball

November 1, 2014 WHEELING — Few things can bring people of all ages together like America’s pastime, baseball. Except, maybe, a Tootsie Roll. more »»

Spacecraft Pilot Killed in Explosion

November 1, 2014 MOJAVE, Calif. more »»

Judge Rules Against Quarantine Of Nurse Who Worked With Ebola

November 1, 2014 FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — A Maine judge gave nurse Kaci Hickox the OK to go wherever she pleases, handing state officials a defeat Friday in the nation’s biggest court case yet over how to balance... more »»

Early Votes Exceed 15 Million, But Who Will Benefit Tuesday?

November 1, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Early votes soared past 15 million across 31 states on Friday, an outpouring that is giving hopeful Republicans as well as nervous Democrats cause for optimism heading into the... more »»

Medicare Pays For Prescriptions After Patients Have Died

November 1, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it drugs for the departed: A quirky bureaucratic rule led Medicare’s prescription drug program to pay for costly medications even after the patients were dead. more »»

More Road Work

October 31, 2014 WHEELING—West Virginia Division of Highways District 6 officials this morning briefed City of Wheeling and Ohio County officials on progress of several road projects in and around Wheeling, includin... more »»

WesBanco Makes Acquisition

October 31, 2014 WHEELING — Wheeling-based WesBanco is set to acquire ESB Financial Corp., parent company of ESB Bank of Ellwood City, Pa., in a deal that would boost WesBanco’s total assets to $8. more »»

Gas Prices Drop Below $3 Per Gallon

October 31, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — The average price of gasoline in the U.S. hit $3 a gallon today, and should soon drop below the benchmark for the first time since December 2010. more »»

Campaign Spending Tops $1.6M

October 31, 2014 WHEELING — Coal, gambling and labor interests are among those seeking to influence West Virginia legislative races with more than $1.6 million in independent campaign expenditures this election cycle. more »»

Republicans Turning Out Early Vote

October 31, 2014 WHEELING — Republicans’ strategy to turn out the early vote in 2014 appears to be succeeding, with the GOP outperforming its share of the state’s voter registration by a higher margin than Democrats... more »»

Industrial Park Continues Growth

October 31, 2014 BENWOOD?— Particles of sand intended for use by the local gas drilling industry have been blowing across Benwood’s industrial park and into residential neighborhoods in South Benwood, and now the... more »»

Ormet Auction Is Set

October 31, 2014 HANNIBAL — Eric J. Spirtas said old pots once used for making aluminum are no longer needed at the Ormet Cor. more »»

Nurse Breaks Quarantine

October 31, 2014 FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — Insisting she is perfectly healthy, nurse Kaci Hickox again defied the state’s Ebola quarantine Thursday by taking a bike ride with her boyfriend, and Maine health authoritie... more »»

Bridge Owner Found Guilty

October 30, 2014 BENWOOD — A federal court this week found Bellaire Bridge owner Lee Chaklos guilty of criminal contempt for not disclosing more than $2 million in liens that exist against the bridge, and also... more »»

‘Jet Engine’ Sound Near Well Leak

October 30, 2014 MINGO JUNCTION — Jefferson County residents sent fleeing from their homes amid the methane leak at the American Energy Partners Utica shale natural gas well site late Tuesday said they are thankful... more »»

Few Details Released in Murder

October 30, 2014 ST. CLAIRSVILLE -- Few details have been released in a fatal shooting in Belmont County. more »»

Two Bid For Arena Scoreboard

October 30, 2014 WHEELING — The first step in city leaders’ effort to catapult WesBanco Arena into the 21st century — a new center-mounted video board — will come with a price tag of almost $853,000, city officials... more »»

Paisley To Pick at WVU Game

October 30, 2014 MORGANTOWN -- Glen Dale native Brad Paisley will be on hand Saturday in Morgantown to make his picks on ESPNás College GameDay outside the Mountainlair Student Union. more »»

Consol Continues Producing More Gas

October 30, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — Whether it’s ethane, propane, butane or dry methane natural gas, Consol Energy is increasing output, as the the company’s Utica shale production from July 1-Sept. more »»

Troops Will Be Held For 21 Days

October 30, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Ordering firm restrictions for U.S. more »»

I am looking for:

Top Headlines Poll


Presidential Election


Top Jobs


Politically Fashionable

True Political "Junk" Mail

October 31, 2014 O.k., enough with the political mailings. It's freaking me out just to go to my mailbox each day. more »

Latest Blogs