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Parkersburg, West Virginia is located in Wood County. Zip codes in Parkersburg, WV include 26103, 26102, and 26106. The median home price in Parkersburg is $114,900 which is roughly $62/per square foot. More Parkersburg information.

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2 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

Power problems persist

It could be Saturday before power is fully restored in parts of West Virginia following Tuesday's severe thunderstorms that moved across the state from the Ohio River to the Shenandoah River - en route from the Midwest to the Northeast.

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6 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

Athens tops Post 15, 15-12, in nine innings

Parkersburg Post 15 built a 9-2 lead, but couldn't hold onto it as host Athens Post 21 rallied for a 15-12, nine-inning American Legion baseball win Wednesday night at Athens High School.

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10 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

Power expected to return for most Friday

Power will be restored by Friday night to most customers without electricity after Tuesday's severe storm, a power company representative said Wednesday.

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14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

Fire destroys 20th Street home

Parkersburg Fire Chief Eric Taylor said the fire at 1411 20th St. was reported around 12:50 p.m. No one was home in the single-story house at the time.

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14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

Emergency shelter active after storm

A South Parkersburg Baptist Church Red Cross emergency storm shelter provided a safe refuge overnight Tuesday to residents put out of their homes.

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14 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

Highmark donates $10K to help gardening effort bloom

An educational component is coming to the Downtown Farmers' Marketplace that presents an opportunity for children and adults to learn more about gardening.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Clean-Up Continues Following Tuesday's Storm

Morgantown, Monongalia County , West Virginia It looks like Tuesday's storm caused the most outages for First Energy since the 2012 derecho.

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Brian M. Burns

He was born Dec. 30, 1943, in Dublin, Ireland, a son of the late George Washington and Alice McQuillan Burns.

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Winds disrupt power in the MOV

A storm reminiscent of the derecho that caused widespread destruction two years ago struck Tuesday afternoon, resulting in power outages and damaged buildings around the area.

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One dead, one hurt during storm

A Worthington Elementary School kindergarten teacher died during the storm on Tuesday, and a 15-year-old girl was injured in City Park by a tree limb that fell on her, officials said.

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Residents survey storm aftermath

In the hours after an intense storm ripped through the area, some local residents got out to survey the damage left in the storm's wake.

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Council passes tax incentive proposals

City Council approved the first readings Tuesday of a pair of ordinances creating tax incentives for people to rehabilitate vacant housing.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

West Virginia Metro

Scout merger shouldn't change much

Two major groups of the Boy Scouts of America in West Virginia will be merged. The Buckskin Council will expand to take over the administrative duties of the Tri-State Council.

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Storm causes Parkersburg power outage

A major storm caused high winds and a power outage in downtown Parkersburg Tuesday afternoon.

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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

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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Mon Jul 07, 2014

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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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Veterans Memorial damaged in City Park

Damage to the Stepping Stones of Honor Veterans Memorial, located by the pond in City Park, could cost more than $1,000 to repair, veterans museum officials said.

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Readiness Center efforts discussed

Representatives from West Virginia University at Parkersburg and the West Virginia National Guard told Wood County commissioners Monday they want to proceed with the locally funded portion of the proposed Parkersburg Readiness Center, while waiting word on federal funding for the reminder of the project.

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