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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 $146,900 which is roughly $78/per square foot. More Charleston information.

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Photo gallery: University of Charleston Maroon and Gold game

Bob Wojcieszak/Daily Mail University of Charleston running back Josef Hinnant breaks for open field Thursday at the University of Charleston Stadium.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Intelligencer

Manchin Not Ruling Out Run for Governor

Frustrated by the ways of Washington and often at odds with leaders of his own party, Sen. Joe Manchin is leaving his options open - including a possible run for his old job as West Virginia governor in 2016.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

South Charleston Police Firefighters Getting Raise

Firefighters and police officers in South Charleston will see their salaries go up a little more each year.

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West Virginia Metro

Charleston fire chief retires after 23 years on the job

After 23 years on the job Charleston Fire Chief Chuck Overstreet is retiring. His last day at work is Friday.

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Logan Banner

Smith should not be surprised about rumors

It's always good to know when a public official has been cleared of any possible criminal wrong-doing.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Morrisey Seeks Dismissal Of Charleston Challenge To WV Gun Law

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced Thursday that his office is seeking to dismiss a lawsuit by the city of Charleston regarding a gun law passed by the Legislature.

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West Virginia Metro

Feds investigating alleged kickback scheme at Arch Coal mine site

MetroNews affiliate WVOW Radio in Logan is reporting at least one employee at Arch Coal's Mountain Laurel Complex in Sharples, W.Va.

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Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Bluefield woman sentenced for drug distribution

A Mercer County woman was sentenced to a 15-month prison term Wednesday at her sentencing hearing at U.S. District Court in Charleston.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Boy Scout Groups Based in Huntington, Charleston Discuss Merging

Two West Virginia-based Boy Scouts of America councils are planning to merge. Members of the Huntington-based Tri-State Area Council and the Charleston-based Buckskin Council will vote on whether to approve the merger on May 29. Tri-State Area Council serves parts of West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

WCHS To Host Town Hall Meeting On Lessons Learned From Water Crisis

U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., is among the guests set to join WCHS for a town hall meeting on Tuesday to discuss moving forward after the West Virginia water crisis.

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West Virginia Metro

Judge sets hearing in dispute between Charleston and Prosecutor Plants

Kanawha Circuit Judge Duke Bloom will hear a dispute next Tuesday between the City of Charleston and the Kanawha County Prosecutor's Office over domestic violence cases.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Changes Coming To Kanawha Co. Pre-K

CHARLESTON, W.Va. In just a few days, some big changes happening in Kanawha County Schools, ahead of an even bigger change set to kick-in this fall.

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Tyler Star News

Tyler County makes good showing at state

Tyler County Superintendent of Schools Robin Daquilante briefed the Board of Education April 8 about the county's excellent showing at Arts Alive.

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West Virginia Metro

Lincoln County man charged in vehicle, house fire in Charleston

A house and two vehicles are burned out and the suspect faces an array of charges after a wild incident on Charleston's South Ruffner Road Tuesday night.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Charleston Gearing Up For Heart Walk

The American Heart Association Heart Walk in Charleston is still months away but excitement surrounding the event is already building in the capital city.

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Huntington News

3D Workshop Scheduled in Charleston

A workshop with Steve Gilliland titled "3-D Animation 101" is scheduled April 19 from 10 am to 4 pm.

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PhysOrg Weblog

UK otolaryngologist works to address rural disparities of pediatric hearing loss

Dr. Matthew Bush will tell you two things about himself-that he is Appalachian by birth and that he is fascinated with the anatomy and physiology of hearing.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Charleston Daily Mail

Slip on Observatory Road

A slip on Observatory Road in Charleston started weeks ago, but got worse recently, city engineer Chris Knox said Tuesday afternoon.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Charleston Coping With Bitter Cold

CHARLESTON, W.Va. Temperatures were sent plunging to below the freezing mark Tuesday night, getting close to or hitting record lows! It's another punch from the winter that just doesn't want to quit! Even with a few snowflakes falling, a few runners braved the frigid temperatures Tuesday night to get in a little exercise.

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West Virginia Metro

Toms Toes Day

University of Charleston students dared to go bare on a cold, snowy day. They were all bundled up except for their feet.

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