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1 hr ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Two arrested for obstruction in tunnel fire incident

Two out-of-state volunteer firefighters were arrested after they took an emergency vehicle and entered East River Mountain Tunnel during a tractor-trailer blaze.

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1 hr ago | Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Caution urged to drivers during tunnel repairs

Traffic was flowing smoothly Monday through East River Mountain Tunnel despite a recent tractor-trailer fire that closed part of Interstate 77 on July 25, but travelers can expect delays and lane changes while repairs continue.

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Related Topix: Virginia Government, Virginia, West Virginia Government

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WCHS-TV Charleston

Virginia Court Ruling On Gay Marriage Could Have WV Implications

Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A federal appeals court ruling on same-sex marriage in Virginia, could now have implications here in the Mountain State.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Charleston, WV, Kanawha County, WV, US News, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

WCHS-TV Charleston

Dem Vows To Fight For Coal, GOP Calls Claims "Hypocritical"

Kennie Bass Videographer: Troy Morgan Reported: Jul. 28, 2014 6:28 PM EDT Updated: Jul. 28, 2014 6:36 PM EDT Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Democrat U.S.Senate candidate Natalie Tennant's latest ad asks if the White House knows where its electricity comes from? Tennant vows to battle the president's policies to protect West Virginia's ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, Charleston, WV, Kanawha County, WV, US Governors, Joe Manchin

CBS News

Cops: W Va man left baby in hot car while he slept

A West Virginia man faces charges that he left his 18-month-old daughter in a hot car while he was asleep on a couch.

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Big News Network.com

23 litter control grants awarded in West Virginia

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Related Topix: Charleston, WV

The Intelligencer

McKinley Signs on To Avert Home ...

Rep. David McKinley is one of 16 House Republicans signing on to co-sponsor a bill that would reverse cuts in Medicare payments to home health care providers announced last year by the Obama administration.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David McKinley, Medicare, Health, Medicaid, West Virginia Government

The Washington Post

More than a fifth of the population in 17 states received Social Security benefits last year

Trays of printed social security checks wait to be mailed from the U.S. Treasury's Financial Management services facility in Philadelphia in this 2005 photo.

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Related Topix: Social Security, Personal Finance, Health

jdsupra.com

West Virginia Upholds Disclaimer Based on Liquor Liability Exclusion

In its recent decision in Essex Ins. Co. v. Napple's Bullpen, LLC, 2014 U.S. Dist.

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Related Topix: West Virginia Government

NewsandSentinel.com

Youth vote not critical in W.Va.

You know the candidate who can sway younger voters wins the election, right? You know wrong if you're in West Virginia.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Virginia Government, West Virginia Government, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

MtvSolar makes - 55 Good Things About W.Va.' list

The folks at Mountain View Solar in Morgan County were excited to be chosen for this year's 55 Good Things about West Virginia by The State Journal.

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Related Topix: Morgan County, WV, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Beckley, WV, Bluefield, WV

The Intelligencer

Valley Pain Management Clinic Al...

Last week started out with warnings of a potential threat to the public's health, and ended with clarification about what allegedly happened at Dr. Roland Chalifoux's Valley Pain Management Clinic in McMechen - as well as the suspension of his West Virginia medical license.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Virginia Government, West Virginia Government, McMechen, WV, Hepatitis, Health

West Virginia Metro

Brew Skies Festival celebrates craft beer industry in the Mountain State

Over a thousand people gathered at Canaan Valley Resort on Friday and Saturday to celebrate the craft beer industry in West Virginia.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Wheeling, WV, Agriculture, Science, Lewisburg, WV

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Both directions of I-77 tunnel reopen after fire

The northbound lanes of an Interstate 77 tunnel along the Virginia-West Virginia border have reopened after being shut down for a day following a tractor-trailer fire.

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Related Topix: Fire, Virginia Government, Virginia, West Virginia Government

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Patrick Beilein leaves W.Va. Wesleyan for Jazz

The Division II school where Beilein has coached for two seasons says Beilein will serve in the role of player development and video coordinator under new Jazz coach Quin Snyder.

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The News Tribune

Patrick Beilein leaves W.Va. Wesleyan for Jazz

The Division II school where Beilein has coached for two seasons says Beilein will serve in the role of player development and video coordinator under new Jazz coach Quin Snyder.

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The Intelligencer

Linking Tax Rates to Jobs A Bad Idea

Imagine you're among West Virginians who have landed one of those good jobs in the oil and gas industry.

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Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich, Virginia, Virginia Government, West Virginia Government

Marietta Times

W.Va. AG announces refunds for canceled run

At least some women who paid entry fees for a Charleston run that was canceled will get refunds after all.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NewsandSentinel.com

Officials seek agricultural boost in MOV

Local officials recently joined West Virginia's agriculture commissioner on a fact-finding mission to North Carolina to boost the Mountain State's agricultural base.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, West Virginia Government, Virginia, Virginia Government, Wood County, WV, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables

PennLive.com

Thunderstorms expected in midstate Sunday night

While severe weather will move into the mid-Atlantic region through Sunday night, central Pennsylvania is expected to escape the worst of the storms, said the National Weather Service at State College.

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Related Topix: Weather, Pennsylvania, West Virginia Government

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