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Boehner: GOP Will Not Stand Idle

November 21, 2014 WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner says President Barack Obama is “damaging the presidency itself” with his unilateral action on immigration and says the House will not stand idle and let it... more »»


November 21, 2014 A look at his statements Thursday and how they compare with the facts: OBAMA: “It does not grant citizenship, or the right to stay here permanently, or offer the same benefits that citizens receive. more »»

Cosby Performance Still On at Capitol

November 21, 2014 WHEELING — Despite recently-resurfaced sexual assault allegations against comedian Bill Cosby, officials with the Capitol Theatre said Thursday his March 14 show in Wheeling will go on as planned. more »»

Mayor Discusses Taxes, Business Climate at Service Club Meeting

November 20, 2014 WHEELING — There’s no doubt downtown Wheeling has changed, Mayor Andy McKenzie said, but he believes those who compare today’s downtown to that of a generation ago are missing something important. more »»

Some Want Bridge To Be Saved

November 20, 2014 WHEELING — A group of Wheeling residents is making an 11th-hour plea to save the Aetnaville Bridge, which has connected Wheeling Island with Aetnaville for more than 120 years but is set for... more »»

Brown: Let Pros Handle Pipeline

November 20, 2014 With the U.S. more »»

W.Va. GOP Leaders To Elevate State Energy Panel

November 20, 2014 CHARLESTON — Republican leaders in West Virginia plan to elevate the Legislature’s energy committees to major-committee status, giving them more time to meet and more resources to use. more »»

Police: Man Takes Cab To Robbery

November 20, 2014 WHEELING — Police are looking for a man who took a cab ride to the bar he reportedly robbed in Elm Grove at 12:50 a.m. today, according to Wheeling police. more »»

President Taking to Prime Time TV To Announce Action on Immigration

November 20, 2014 WASHINGTON — In a broad test of his executive powers, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday he will sidestep Congress and order his own federal action on immigration — in measures that could... more »»

Trial Ordered for Man Accused of Two Murders

November 20, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Cleveland resident Stanley Rusnak, who is accused in two Jefferson County murders, will have one trial after a ruling made by Jefferson County Common Pleas Judge Joseph Bruzzese Jr. more »»

Budget Deficit Could Turn Into $1M Surplus

November 19, 2014 WHEELING — A potential budget deficit in Wheeling for the 2015-16 fiscal year could turn into a $1 million surplus if City Council moves forward with a recommended sales tax increase, City Manager... more »»

Frigid Temps Prompt Shelter to Open Early

November 19, 2014 WHEELING — As the temperature dipped into the low double digits Tuesday, those in the city without a warm place to seek cover were welcomed by the Youth Services System’s Winter Freeze Shelter. more »»

Chill Has Heating Costs Heading Up

November 19, 2014 NEW YORK — The cold is back, and with it, rising heating bills. This winter was expected to bring much lower bills than last year because it wasn’t supposed to be so darn cold. more »»

Pipeline Fails By One Vote

November 19, 2014 WASHINGTON — In a combustible blend of oil and politics, the Democratic-controlled Senate rejected legislation Tuesday night aimed at forcing completion of the Keystone XL Pipelin. more »»

Pipeline Down, Not Out

November 19, 2014 WASHINGTON— Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is promising the new Republican majority will quickly resurrect Keystone XL pipeline legislation killed by Democrats, potentially setting... more »»

Official: State Preps for Possible Arrival of Ebola

November 19, 2014 CHARLESTON — Though there are no active Ebola cases in the United States, West Virginia health officials continue to develop a plan for possible outbreaks. more »»

Woman Dies In Accident

November 19, 2014 DEERSVILLE — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is currently investigating a one-vehicle crash that left an 18-year-old Elizabeth Keadle dead at the scene in Stock Township, Harrison County. more »»

Municipal Utilities Oversight Defended

November 19, 2014 CHARLESTON — The head of the West Virginia Public Service Commission says municipal and public water utilities must have oversight, and deregulation would only increase costs for them and,... more »»

DEP: Drill Cuttings Are Not a Concern

November 18, 2014 CHARLESTON — Representatives of the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection on Monday downplayed concerns over drilling waste in county landfills, saying testing at numerous sites found... more »»

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