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Charleston, West Virginia is located in Kanawha County. Zip codes in Charleston, WV include 25360, 25328, and 25304. The median home price in Charleston is $161,900 which is roughly $79/per square foot. More Charleston information.

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2 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Headliner Qiet Offers Variety Of Music For Tonight's Live On Levee

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Live on the Levee offers a variety of music.

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7 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

US Appeals Panel Stands By EPA In Coal Ruling

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A federal appeals court is declining to stand in the way of the Obama administration's efforts to block water pollution from mountaintop removal coal mining.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

American Reporter

The WilliesHOW to Pass Out a Bailout Bill

As a typical Guy, I've complained loudly about the deadliness of another Guy's gas.

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West Virginia Metro

NWS investigating potential second tornado from Tuesday's storms

The Taylor County OEMS confirmed meteorologists from the NWS in Charleston went to two sites on Friday in Taylor County to inspect the damage.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Man Pleads Guilty To Stalking, Indecent Exposure

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A man admitted Friday to a disturbing crime in court that involved young girls in Charleston.

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Weirton Daily Times

Dirt moving at Mount de Chantal site

Nearly three years after Wheeling Hospital purchased the former Mount de Chantal Visitation Academy, dirt is moving at the site - but hospital officials said they have nothing to announce concerning a future use for the property.

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West Virginia Metro

Police uncover sex-robbery scheme

South Charleston police were still looking Friday for a 19-year-old woman who they allege has been using the promise of sex to operate a robbery scheme.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Air Checks Not Planned During WV Tank Removal

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia State and federal environmental officials say they don't have a way to monitor air quality as chemical storage tanks are taken down at the industrial site that fouled public drinking supplies for 300,000 West Virginia water customers.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Cheap Eats Available Friday

Kaylin Searles, Martin Hicks Reported: Jul. 11, 2014 8:04 AM EDT Updated: Jul. 11, 2014 8:43 AM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Foodies can almost dub this Friday as "Free Food Friday" with the multiple cheap eats that are available.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

People Try to Make a Difference Picking Up Trash

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Trash seems to be a problem in some areas of Charleston, but on Thursday several people did the dirty work themselves to help tidy up one area.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Possible Water Rescue At Haddad Riverfront Park

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Crews are on the scene of a possible water rescue in Charleston.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Post and Courier

Friendly streets for Charleston

Peninsula Charleston's streets have changed dramatically. More cars are being driven, and more drivers are on their cell phones.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Study Says WV Spilled Chemical Could Be More Toxic Than First Thought

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A new study shows a chemical that spilled into West Virginia's biggest drinking water supply in January could be more toxic than a previous test indicated.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Man Involved In Hit And Runs Dies From Injuries He Receives After Flipping Vehicle

Bob Aaron, Jeff Morris Reported: Jul. 10, 2014 3:13 PM EDT Updated: Jul. 10, 2014 5:26 PM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Authorities said a driver who hit multiple vehicles and fled the scene has died from injuries he received when he flipped his vehicle on Interstate 79 near Mink Shoals.

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West Virginia Metro

Oklahoma House member: Social Security disability is not unemployment

New leaders are making changes within the Social Security Administration, but Republican Congressman Jim Lankford said it will take years to fully implement the kinds of reforms the agency needs - especially when it comes to disability benefits.

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West Virginia Metro

Monsanto settlement claims office opens in Nitro

Years after the Monsanto plant near Nitro closed its gates for good, those who lived in the shadow of the herbicide plant finally have resolution in a longstanding court battle with the company.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

WV Deaf, Blind School Workers Fight For Jobs

Associated Press Also Contributing: Kaylin Searles Reported: Jul. 10, 2014 8:30 AM EDT Updated: Jul. 10, 2014 8:47 AM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Child care workers at the West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and Blind are asking the state Board of Education to reconsider a new policy requiring them to obtain an associate's ... (more)

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WCHS-TV Charleston

WV Fire Departments Get Funds For Gear

Associated Press Also Contributing: Kaylin Searles Reported: Jul. 10, 2014 8:13 AM EDT Updated: Jul. 10, 2014 8:21 AM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Local fire departments are sharing more than $10,000 from West Virginia American Water to buy gear and training materials.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Charleston Sinkhole Repairs Under Way; Officials Hope Intersection Reopens Thursday Evening

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Charleston Sanitary Board officials said they hope to have a city intersection back open Thursday evening.

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$11k fine for West Virginia company that poisoned water for 300k people

The banks of the Elk River, where Kanawha County emergency services eventually determined the chemical had seeped through a secondary containment barrier, is seen on January 10, 2014 in Charleston, West Virginia.

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