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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 »»

Syrian Action Draws Support

September 12, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats coalesced Thursday behind President Barack Obama’s call to train and arm Syrian rebels fighting Islamic State militants and pointed toward votes in the... more »»

Sternwheel Festival Continues Through Weekend

September 12, 2014 WHEELING —With a cool breeze blowing off the Ohio River on Thursday afternoon, local pipefitter Russell Ostendorf and Doris Layne of Roanoke, V. more »»

Tillman Recalls Events of 9/11

September 12, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The can-do spirit and pride of being an American was rejuvenated by retired Air Force Col. Mark Tillman during a speech at Steubenville High School on Thursday night. more »»

NRA Behind Capito

September 11, 2014 WHEELING — The National Rifle Association on Wednesday announced its endorsement of Rep. Shelley Moore Capito in West Virginia’s Senate race. more »»

9/11 Remembered

September 11, 2014 NEW YORK — With the toll of a bell and a solemn moment of silence, the nation paused today to mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attack. more »»

Legislative Committee Considers Change in Nursing Restrictions

September 11, 2014 CHARLESTON — West Virginia’s Advanced Practice Registered Nurses want more autonomy and the ability to write prescriptions without a doctor’s approval. more »»

President Obama Outlines Islamic State Action: Degrade And Destroy in Syria

September 11, 2014 WASHINGTON — In a major reversal, President Barack Obama ordered the United States into a broad military campaign Wednesday night to “degrade and ultimately destroy” Islamic State militants in two... more »»

Manchin Backs U.S. Air Strikes

September 11, 2014 WHEELING — Sen. more »»

Early Voting Ruling Remains

September 11, 2014 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge declined Wednesday to suspend his order expanding early voting in Ohio this fall while the state appeals the decision. Attorneys for the state had asked U.S. more »»

Terror Threat More Complex Than Ever, NYC Police Declare

September 11, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — Air strikes in Iraq, ongoing unrest in Syria and the beheadings of two American journalists are casting a long shadow over the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attack. more »»

Accident Causes Interstate 70 Traffic Backup

September 11, 2014 WHEELING — Assistant Fire Chief Larry Murphy said all those involved in the multi-vehicle crash in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 Thursday afternoon managed to avoid injury. more »»

Firefighter Just Doing His Job

September 11, 2014 MARTINSBURG — Some might say being a firefighter has cost him a lot, but Gene Hunley would disagre. more »»

More Than 300 Lend A Helping Hand

September 10, 2014 WHEELING — One day before the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States, an army of volunteers fanned out today across the upper Ohio Valley in a true show of American... more »»

Health Board Wants New Opinions

September 10, 2014 WHEELING — The Wheeling-Ohio County Board of Health wants to get new opinions about its tabled plan to expand its smoking ban. During a board meeting on Tuesday, chairman Dr. more »»

Obama Set to Outline Mission

September 10, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will outline in an address to the nation tonight an expanded military and political effort to combat Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq, possibly... more »»

Brooke County Hears From Opponents

September 10, 2014 WELLSBURG — The Brooke County Board of Health on Monday heard from opponents of a proposed ban on smoking in public places it is set to consider next month. more »»

Board Waits On Due Process

September 10, 2014 WHEELING — Ohio County Board of Education president Shane Mallett said the board is proceeding with caution while dealing with the possible termination of Kristyn Fetcko’s employment with the... more »»

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