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2 hrs ago | Charleston Daily Mail
The 36th district of the West Virginia House of Delegates consists of a large chunk of Kanawha County, including the eastern river towns of Belle, Shrewsbury, Chelyan, Cedar Grove and Pratt, among others; all of the southern part of the county south of Tornado and Alum Creek, and an inexplicable smidgen of territory north of Charleston and west of ... (more)
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15 hrs ago | The Inter-Mountain
Fifteen top high school juniors from across West Virginia are the semifinalists for the seventh annual MVB Bank West Virginia Scholar Program.
House Majority PAC, a super PAC that aims to elect House Democrats, has a new ad tying a GOP challenger in West Virginia to conservative businessmen David and Charles Koch.
The bill, the Chemical Safety and Drinking Water Protection Act of 2014 , would amend the Safe Water Drinking Act "to direct the administrator of the EPA or each state exercising primary enforcement responsibility for public water systems to carry out a state chemical storage facility source water protection program," according to the legislation.
The Charleston Gazette, West Virginia's largest newspaper, has endorsed both Democratic Senate hopeful Natalie Tennant and Rep. Nick J. Rahall II, a Democrat in the 3rd District.
The Freedom Industries site, which released 10,000 gallons of chemicals into West Virginia water, is seen in this Jan. 13, 2014, photo.
West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant attacked Americans for Prosperity, a conservative nonprofit backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch, on Tuesday for distributing "misleading" and "confusing" voter registration mailings, according to the Associated Press .
A workshop will be held at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College Thursday, May 8, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. to teach Business Fundamentals.
The Concord University Board of Governors has selected Dr. Kendra Boggess as the university's 12th president, contingent upon approval by the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission, university officials announced late Tuesday evening.
April is child abuse prevention month and a special ceremony in Huntington brought awareness.
West Virginia's Department of Health and Human Resources has appointed three deputy secretaries in response to an audit last year detailing the agency's inefficiencies.
When federal officials decided what chemical levels West Virginians could safely consume in water tainted by a January spill, their standard assumed people would be exposed for two weeks, not 100-plus days.
West Virginia regulators are asking stakeholders for input as they begin developing rules to implement a new chemical storage tank safety law.
The Mason County Fairgrounds will come alive with car enthusiasts the first weekend in May for a first-of-its-kind event to the area.