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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 | 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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2 hrs ago | 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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5 hrs ago | 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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5 hrs ago | 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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5 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

$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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13 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Ryan, Warren To Campaign For WV U.S. Senate Candidates

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Two big political names are about to get involved in the race for U.S. Senate in West Virginia.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Group Proposes Changes To Charleston Traffic Patterns

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Imagine Charleston unveiled its proposed plans Wednesday evening, which include changing some of the city's one-way streets back to two-way traffic.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Bond Reduction Denied For Charleston Father Charged With Child Neglect Resulting In Death

Taisha Walker Videographer: Taisha Walker Reported: Jul. 9, 2014 6:24 PM EDT Updated: Jul. 9, 2014 9:35 PM EDT Winfield , Putnam County , West Virginia Bond will remain at $500,000 for a Charleston father charged with child abuse resulting in the death of his son.

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Williamson Daily News Online

Former judge hires new attorney in his case

The former circuit judge of Mingo County has named a new attorney to represent him in his attempt to have his 50-month federal prison sentence reconsidered.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Man Pleads Guilty To Tax Fraud In Kickback Scheme

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A 52-year-old Logan County man faces up to three years in prison after admitting to filing false tax returns in connection with a kickback scheme that authorities said involved an Arch Coal official.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Boy Scouts OK Merger Of Two WV-Based Councils

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Being prepared is the first rule in scouting.

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West Virginia Metro

Facelift coming to Holly Grove mansion

The Capitol Building Commission gave approval Wednesday to plans to renovate the Holly Grove mansion on the capitol complex in Charleston.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Charleston Police Say Man Charged After Urinating On Cruiser

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Charleston police said a man faces multiple charges after he urinated on a city police cruiser parked at the Transit Mall.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

WV State Police In Running For Best Looking Cruiser

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia The blue cruiser with the gold top is a trademark for the West Virginia State Police.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Meeting To Discuss Keystone Surface Mines

Kaylin Searles, Trevor John Anderson Reported: Jul. 8, 2014 8:19 AM EDT Updated: Jul. 8, 2014 8:41 AM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Signs warning of surface-mine related blasting have been posted at trailheads along a road and the shooting range in Kanawha State Forest.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Strong Storms Rolling Through Area

Kaylin Searles Also Contributing: Brandon Stover Reported: Jul. 8, 2014 1:27 PM EDT Updated: Jul. 8, 2014 3:49 PM EDT Roane , West Virginia Strong storms were rolling through Putnam County in the Teays Valley area about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday and were expected to move to St. Albans and then in to the Charleston area in the next 15 to 30 minutes.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Kanawha Shelter Under Fire For Euthanizing Animals

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Kanawha County's Animal Shelter is taking heat on Facebook, after putting 7 dogs down on Monday.

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Parkersburg Art Center helps bring a dash of color to region

Whether a toddler and their first finger-painting or an adult trying pottery, the Parkersburg Art Center has an opportunity waiting.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Third Phase Of WV State Government Computer System Launched

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia West Virginia has launched the third phase of a project incorporating state agencies under one computer system.

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