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1,000 pounds of trout coming to West Virginia’s Elk River

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Fishermen in West Virginia’s Elk River are about to get a lot busier. The Kanawha County Commission on Monday said they will stock a stretch...

Justice Tim Armstead to become Chief Justice on WV Supreme Court

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) – Justice Tim Armstead will be Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia beginning January 1, 2020. At the Court’s last...

Off-road vehicle hits parade float in West Virginia; 3 hurt

ST. ALBANS, W.Va. (AP) — Police in West Virginia say three children were taken to a hospital after an off–road utility vehicle rear–ended a trailer...

WV racing officials say horse body was improperly dumped

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. (AP) — A former West Virginia horse racing commissioner says photos posted online of a euthanized thoroughbred racing horse surrounded by trash...

Appalachian Power gives final update on outages after storms

A strong weather system with heavy rain and damaging winds blew across Appalachian Power’s Virginia and West Virginia service areas Thursday in two waves from...

West Virginia man catches state-record chain pickerel

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia regulators say a state–record chain pickerel has been caught in Preston County. The Division of Natural Resources...

Proposal offers high school diploma with associate degree

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — An education plan under development in West Virginia aims to have some students graduate with simultaneous degrees from high school and...

$100,000 Powerball Ticket Sold in Morgantown

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Powerball ticket worth $100,000 was sold at Sheetz #575 on University Avenue in Morgantown for Wednesday’s drawing. The lucky ticket...

West Virginia reading, math scores below national average

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia fourth–grade students showed drops in math and reading scores on the latest Nation’s Report Card and remained below the...

UPDATE: Trial set for W.Va. senator charged with prostitution

UPDATE: October 30, 2019, at 4 p.m. CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – A West Virginia senator charged with soliciting a prostitute is going to trial. A Marshall County...

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