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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 $169,900 which is roughly $81/per square foot. More Charleston information.

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3 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Woman Charged With Child Neglect Is Rearrested

Mamie Buoy, Leslie Rubin Reported: Aug. 1, 2014 5:46 PM EDT Updated: Aug. 1, 2014 7:40 PM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A Charleston woman arrested for child neglect earlier this week was back in police custody Friday on a warrant from Ohio.

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7 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Liquidation Of SportMart's Assets Begins

Jeff Morris, Kennie Bass Reported: Aug. 1, 2014 11:42 AM EDT Updated: Aug. 1, 2014 12:41 PM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Friday marks a sad day for many people in the Kanawha Valley - the liquidation of assets begins for SportMart in Charleston.

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11 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

Charleston Boy Scout Helping Marines During National Convention

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Three-thousand Marines will be in the capital city Saturday as the Marine Corps League National Convention gets underway.

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13 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

1,100 Layoffs Planned At Alpha Coal Mines In WV

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Alpha Natural Resources said Friday that they expect to layoff 1,100 workers.

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17 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

New Vintage Shop To Hold Grand Opening Friday And Saturday

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A grand opening is set for Friday and Saturday for a new vintage and antique shop on Charleston's West Side.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

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Layoff Announcement Comes As WV Politicians, Labor Leaders Rally For Coal Industry In Pa.

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Those proposed Alpha Natural layoffs hit close to home, especially in Logan County, home of West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

West Virginia Singers To Perform At Live On The Levee

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia The weekly summer concerts at Haddad Riverfront Park in Charleston continue Friday, bringing excitement to the city.

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911 Call Released After Police Respond To Disturbance Involving Kanawha Prosecutor

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A 911 call is released after police were called to a disturbance at a Charleston middle school involving Kanawha County Prosecutor Mark Plants and his ex-wife.

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Charleston's Multifest Opens Friday; Celebration Marking Its 25th Year

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Multifest is back for its 25th year in the capital city.

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West Virginia Metro

Home rule hopefuls prepare to make their presentations

Six cities in the Kanawha Valley are putting the final touches on their presentations for Monday's Home Rule Board meeting.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Man Pleads Guilty In Identity Theft Case

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A Charleston man has pleaded guilty to a federal charge of aggravated identity theft.

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West Virginia Metro

Freedom lawsuit deadline nears

Time is running out for those who want to file a claim against Freedom Industries in connection to the Jan. 9 chemical leak into the Elk River.

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Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Mooney, Casey talk taxes, Obamacare, global warming

Rather than raise taxes, Republican Alex Mooney advocates putting national parkland on the auction block, the Republican candidate for Congress said at a West Virginia Business & Industry Council forum here last week.

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DEP holds final hearing on drilling

A handful of passionate opponents spoke out Wednesday against proposed rule revisions for the disposal of waste material from drilling sites.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Blighted Homes An Issue All Over Charleston

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia There is probably no corner of the city which does not include a boarded-up home or two.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Miners Gather In Pittsburgh To Fight For Their Jobs

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Organized by the coal industry in West Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania, approximately 2000 union workers and other coal supporters gathered at a minor league soccer stadium to oppose President Barack Obama's energy policies.

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State Fire Marshals Say Smoldering Cigarette Ignited Couch, Causing Fatal St. Albans Fire

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia State fire marshals said a smoldering cigarette ignited a couch in a living room, causing a house fire in St. Albans that killed two people.

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WV DHHR Workers Picket Over Large Caseloads

Oak Hill , West Virginia West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources employees picketed outside the agency's Fayette County office to raise awareness over what they call large, unmanageable caseloads.

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WCHS-TV Charleston

Two Plead Not Guilty In Kanawha County Murder Case

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A St. Albans woman accused of killing her mother and the man accused of helping her both pleaded not guilty Wednesday to new indictments.

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Hundreds Of Citations Handed Out In WV For Texting, Cell Phone Use While Driving

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia West Virginia State Police handed out hundreds of texting and cell phone citations -- the most by far out of six state police agencies participating in a distracted driving enforcement project.

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