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Unemployment rates drop in 48 of 55 West Virginia counties

CHARLESTON, WV (AP) – Unemployment rates dropped in 48 of West Virginia’s 55 counties in November. WorkForce West Virginia says the unemployment rate rose in...

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Justice Campaign Spends $5M in Governor’s Race

CHARLESTON– Updated campaign finance reports show West Virginia Gov.-elect Jim Justice spent $5.1 million in his mostly self-funded winning campaign as a Democrat....

McDowell County Deputies Will Not Be Laid Off

WELCH– Funding was shifted Tuesday from a county ambulance authority in hopes of helping the McDowell County Sheriff’s Department retain six deputies that were...

Officials Probe Fayette County Treatment Center’s Spending

MOUNT HOPE– West Virginia officials are investigating how a Fayette County substance abuse rehabilitation facility that has never opened spent the state’s...

Chief Deputy Appointed

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has announced several personnel changes in his administration, including the appointment of a Chief Deputy Attorney General. Morrisey...

Walgreens, Rite Aid shed 865 stores to close $9.4B deal

UNDATED (AP) – Walgreens and Rite Aid will sell 865 stores to rival retailer Fred’s for $950 million, possibly removing the final roadblock preventing the...

Tiny houses to be presented to West Virginia flood victims

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – Some West Virginia residents whose homes were destroyed by last summer’s floods are getting new places to live. The Department of...

Justice campaign spends $5M in governor's race

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) – Updated campaign finance reports show West Virginia Gov.-elect Jim Justice spent $5.1 million in his mostly self-funded winning campaign...

Two Arrested in Raleigh County Murder

BECKLEY– The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office is has found two “persons of interest” they were previously looking for after responding to an early...

Obama Admin Sets Rule to Protect Streams Near Coal Mines

WASHINGTON– The Obama administration has finalized rules designed to reduce the environmental impact of coal mining on the nation’s streams, a...

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