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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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1 hr ago | 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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3 hrs ago | 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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4 hrs ago | 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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7 hrs ago | 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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10 hrs ago | 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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10 hrs ago | 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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11 hrs ago | 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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13 hrs ago | 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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17 hrs ago | 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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21 hrs ago | 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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WCHS-TV Charleston

Kanawha Commissioner Dave Hardy Renews Call For Plants' Resignation

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A Kanawha County commissioner is once again calling for the resignation of County Prosecutor Mark Plants.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Holiday Traffic Up 2 Percent On WV Turnpike

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Toll workers on the West Virginia Turnpike handled more than 1 million transactions during the Fourth of July holiday period.

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Freedom Industries Fined $11,000 By Federal Agency

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A federal agency has fined the company that spilled chemicals into West Virginia's largest water supply $11,000 for a pair of violations.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Weirton Daily Times

Ex-Mingo prosecutor sentenced to 1 year in prison

Former Mingo County prosecutor Michael Sparks has been sentenced to a year in prison after pleading guilty in a federal corruption case.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Charleston Mayor Proposes Hike In Some City Fees

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Charleston Mayor Danny Jones is calling on the city council to raise fees.

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West Virginia Metro

Remains of missing Summersville Lake boater may have been located

Officials believe a body found in Summersville Lake may be the one they have been searching for since June 26. The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Section announced Monday a body was located at around 1:30 p.m. It is believed to be the remains of the boater who went missing.

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West Virginia Metro

CDC study results similar to other reviews following water emergency

The federal Centers for Disease Control released the results of the CASPER report Monday in connection with the Jan. 9 chemical spill and water emergency that impacted parts of nine West Virginia counties.

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