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September 30, 2014 HANNIBAL — Citing a lack of a reasonable power deal, Niagara Worldwide President Eric J. more »»

O’Brien To Stay In Jail

September 30, 2014 WHEELING — The man accused of breaking his girlfriend’s neck during a violent domestic dispute will remain in jail until he hands over a gun inside his residence and makes $150,000 in bail. more »»

Racing Schedule May Face More Cuts

September 30, 2014 NEWELL — A draft resolution pending before the West Virginia Racing Commission could result in an even shorter racing year than the one envisioned earlier by Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resor. more »»

Early Vote Will Be Later

September 30, 2014 COLUMBUS, Ohio — A divided Supreme Court has put off the start of early voting in Ohio, which had been slated to begin today. more »»

Registration May Overload The System

September 30, 2014 CHARLESTON — The Department of Environmental Protection is bracing for a flurry of activity with the deadline for registering above-ground storage tanks two days away. more »»

Coast Guard Facility Expanded

September 30, 2014 KEARNEYSVILLE — Officials including Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va. more »»

NRA Backs McKinley

September 30, 2014 WHEELING — The National Rifle Association announced Monday it is backing Rep. David McKinley in his bid for a third term in Congress. The influential gun rights group also endorsed McKinley, R-W.V. more »»

Politics May Still Impact Water Law

September 29, 2014 SHEPHERDSTOWN —No stranger to political pressures, Senate Majority Leader John Unger is aware of grumblings that have surfaced since Senate Bill 373 was signed into law in April by Gov. more »»

Bellaire Schools Levy Not On Ballot

September 29, 2014 BELLAIRE — Voters in the the Bellaire Local School District won’t see a school levy on their ballot when they go to the polls Nov. . more »»

‘Pack of Thieves’ Targeting Natural Gas Workers

September 29, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — Police Chief Tom Mitchell said a natural gas industry worker staying at a local campground now has to figure out how to get all the way back to Utah because a “pack of thieves” stole a... more »»

Japan Volcano Kills 31

September 29, 2014 TOKYO (AP) — Finally reaching the ash-covered summit of a still-erupting volcano in central Japan, rescue workers made a grim discovery Sunday: 31 apparently dead people, some reportedly buried in... more »»

Obama: Syria Policy Helping Its Dictator

September 29, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Sunday gave voice to the conundrum at the heart of his Syria policy, acknowledging that the U.S. more »»

GOP Senate Leadership Would Have Its Limits

September 29, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — How much difference will it make if Republicans win the Senate majority on Nov. more »»

Secret Service head faces questions on WH breach

September 29, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Most Washington scandals that end up on Capitol Hill tend to end the same way: with an apology. more »»

State Has Benwood Patrols in Radar

September 28, 2014 BENWOOD — West Virginia state code makes it illegal for Benwood police officers to issue speeding tickets on W.V. more »»

Tracking Students’ Fingerprints

September 28, 2014 WHEELING — Hot dogs. Pizza. Hamburgers. Fingerprint scans. Wondering what these have in common? They all are part of the public school lunch process at several Ohio County public schools. more »»

Ohio Shale Production Skyrockets

September 28, 2014 By CASEY JUNKINS Staff Writer ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Although other firms may have more operations, Ellenboro, W.Va.-based Hall Drilling produced 1. more »»

Memorial Pays Tribute to Miners

September 28, 2014 BENWOOD — The names of 124 miners killed in two separate mining disasters that occurred in Benwood 18 years apart are now memorialized. The Benwood Mine Disaster Memorial, located at 31 Roosevelt Ave. more »»

Pediatricians urge IUDs or implants for teen girls

September 28, 2014 CHICAGO (AP) — Teen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants — long-acting birth control methods that are effective, safe and easy to use, the nation's most influential... more »»

Barge Crash Kills Bellaire Native

September 27, 2014 BELLAIRE — To those who knew him, John Stack was an intelligent and accomplished young man. more »»

River Drilling Bids Opened

September 27, 2014 MOUNDSVILLE — West Virginia could receive as much as $8,125 per acre and 20 percent of production royalties for the right to extract natural gas from state-owned minerals beneath the Ohio Rive. more »»

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