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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 $139,900 which is roughly $78/per square foot. More Charleston information.

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3 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Kanawha Judge Bars Kanawha Prosecutor, His Office From Prosecuting Certain Cases

Kanawha Circuit Judge Duke Bloom has ordered that Kanawha County Prosecutor Mark Plants and his office not prosecute certain cases.

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6 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Police Say Bystander Wounded In Shooting On Charleston's West Side

Charleston police said a bystander was wounded on Wednesday during a shootout on the city's West Side.

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9 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Elephants To Chow Down At Annual Feast Thursday In Charleston

Manners go out the window when these behemoths belly up to the buffet bar. The 16th Annual Pachyderm Picnic - featuring elephants from the Ringling Bros.

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13 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Eyewitness News Hosts Town Hall On Water Crisis

Eyewitness News hosted a second town hall meeting focusing on the water crisis at the historic Labelle Theater in south Charleston on Tuesday.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Kanawha Co. Forum Identifies Drug Abuse, Obesity Among Top Concerns

CHARLESTON, W.Va. Helping improve the health of our community is the goal of an area coalition.

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WNYC-AM New York

Justin Townes Earle On Mountain Stage

Justin Townes Earle makes his third appearance on Mountain Stage , recorded live at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston, W.Va.

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West Virginia Metro

Charleston attorney criticizes Supreme Court allowance of FOIA fees

A Charleston attorney predicts the state Supreme Court's ruling will have a "chilling effect" on West Virginia's residents seeking public documents through FOIA requests.

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Insurance Journal West

Lawsuits Over West Virginia Chemical Spill Moved to District Court

Lawsuits against Freedom Industries Inc., whose leaky chemical tank polluted drinking water in West Virginia, were transferred from bankruptcy court to federal district court in Charleston last week to "assure efficient case administration."

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West Virginia Metro

Another worker fired at Arch Coal's Mountain Laurel Complex

A second employee at Arch Coal's Mountain Laurel Complex in Logan County has been fired in connection with a federal investigation focused on a possible kickback and billing scheme, according to WVOW Radio - a MetroNews affiliate.

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Martinsburg Journal

Journal Junction for April 22

I realize that the Department of Highway is not spending money to do potholes, but it would be nice if they would start cleaning up everybody's garbage on Vanmeter, Short and Bowers roads.

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Charleston Daily Mail

Endorsement: Good choices abound for 35th District Republicans

Voters in Kanawha County's 35th House of Delegates District are in the rare position of having more quality candidates to choose from than there are positions available.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Charleston Tables Race Fee Proposal But Concerns Remain

CHARLESTON, W.Va. A battle is continuing to brew here in the Capital City, over a proposed change for groups who hold distance runs.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Pedestrian Struck In Charleston By Vehicle, Transported To Hospital

Metro 911 said a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Monday afternoon in Charleston.

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West Virginia Metro

Plants, Charleston dispute goes before judge Tuesday

Kanawha County Circuit Judge Duke Bloom has a hearing scheduled Tuesday morning on the City of Charleston's motion to remove county Prosecutor Mark Plants and his office from prosecuting city domestic violence-related cases.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Pedestrian Struck In Charleston By Vehicle, Transported To Hospital

Metro 911 said a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Monday afternoon in Charleston.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Eyewitness News Town Hall Tuesday To Tackle Post-Water Crisis Issues

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Join Eyewitness News for a Town Hall featuring a panel of experts who will tackle the issues in the path going forward after the West Virginia water crisis.

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Charleston Daily Mail

Broadway in Charleston announces 2014-15 season

Broadway in Charleston has announced their new season. The six shows are a mix of Broadway revivals and classic pop revues.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

South Charleston Police Say Man Wanted On Warrants Arrested After Pursuit

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A man wanted on a number of warrants was arrested Monday morning by South Charleston police after brief pursuit.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Inter-Mountain

Ex-Mingo County prosecutor set for sentencing

The upcoming sentencings of two key former Mingo County public officials are an opportunity for a southern West Virginia coal mining community shaken by corruption to start bouncing back, U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin said.

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West Virginia Metro

Charleston City Council could vote Monday on race fee

The City of Charleston has been shelling out thousands of dollars over the past few years to host groups that hold walks and runs around town.

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