Charleston Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Ballots are already being cast ahead of West Virginia's May primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Rain did not keep early voters from arriving to cast their ballots first thing on Wednesday morning at the Kanawha County Voter Registration Office on what was day one of West Virginia's ten-day early voting period ahead of the May primary election. "It is crowded," one early voter reported after exiting the voting area, one of the many early voting locations in all 55 Mountain State counties.

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  2. On The Campaign Trail: Jeff Kessler, a Senator who wants to be GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    After 19 years in the West Virginia Senate, the current Minority Leader will not be returning next year. Instead, Senator Jeff Kessler is hoping to win the Democratic nomination for governor by "telling people the truth" and showing them the way.

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  3. Michael Moore spends weekend in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    When organizers of the West Virginia International Film Festival scheduled their annual event at the LaBelle Theater in South Charleston no one expected well-known filmmaker Michael Moore to attend but he was there both Saturday and Sunday. He explained that he and some of his family members were trying to figure out where to spend the weekend to celebrate his 62nd birthday.

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  4. Report: 1 in 10 West Virginia kids growing up with incarcerated parentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. - An estimated 34,000 West Virginians are the children of incarcerated parents, putting them at risk for serious long-term effects of emotional and financial instability, according to a new Kids Count policy report released Monday.

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  5. W.Va. cities still alive in ABC 'Best Communities' competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Officials from Charleston and Huntington will give their best pitches later this week in North Carolina as part of the continuing America's Best Communities competition. The contingents are scheduled to arrive in Durham on Monday with representatives from 13 other cities.

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  6. Sanders campaign opens Charleston office Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Bernie Sanders' West Virginia campaign opened an office on Charleston's East End Friday night, the fourth it has opened statewide. In advance of the May 10 primary, WV Director for Bernie 2016 Helen Strain said they have a lot of work to do.

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  7. Charleston man donates $1,000 to be put toward circus ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Dozens of families will get the opportunity to attend the circus this weekend in Charleston thanks to one man's generous act of kindness. Larry Cochran, of Charleston, donated $1,000 to the Civic Center to be put toward circus tickets so less fortunate children can attend the event.

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  8. WV Aarp to host shredding event SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Residents of southern West Virginia have an opportunity this weekend to get rid of old documents which may contain sensitive information. West Virginia AARP will hold a public shredding event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the parking lot of Cabela's in Charleston.

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  9. Arrest made in early morning Charleston fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    An excavator is tearing apart what's left of a building on Kanawha Boulevard in Charleston which was gutted by fire early Friday morning. The building sits only a short distance from the State Capitol.

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  10. South Charleston police ask public for help to identify body found in Kanawha RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    The South Charleston Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a man's body found in the Kanawha River this week. Police say the man had a tattoo of Our Lady of Guadalupe on his shoulder and had a crucifix in his pants pocket.

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  11. 6 Kanawha County high schools mentioned in U.S. News and World reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Six of Kanawha County's eight high schools were recognized or ranked nationally by the U.S. News and World Report, the school board announced Thursday night. George Washington and Nitro high schools were nationally ranked in the report released earlier this month, while St. Albans, Herbert Hoover, South Charleston and Riverside were all nationally recognized.

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  12. Over 500 W.Va. students participate in DEP's Earth Day event in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    More than 500 students across West Virginia traveled to the Clay Center in Charleston Thursday to learn about different aspects of the environment. The state Department of Environmental Protection hosted its annual Earth Day celebration event to provide children with hands-on activities about water, wildlife, forests, air quality and more.

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  13. Guilty plea from Charleston doctor for violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Derakhshan is required to give up his registration number with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration that prescribes drugs, according to a deal made with federal prosecutors. The state Board of Medicine has already suspended his license for three years after they found he wasn't keeping the appropriate medical records, but he appealed the suspension to the Kanawha County Circuit Court.

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  14. Chamber president still likes non-partisan judicial electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va . - The head of a group which fought hard to change the judicial election process in West Virginia admitted Thursday there is an irony to this year's state Supreme Court race.

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  15. West Virginia's five year cancer plan releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Emotions ran high Thursday as officials with the Mountains of Hope Cancer Coalition released West Virginia's five year cancer plan during a meeting in Charleston. "Almost everyone is affected by cancer in some way or another," said Jim Keresztury, facilitator with Mountains of Hope and a melanoma survivor.

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  16. Budget battle becomes more complicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va . - The challenge of crafting the state budget for Fiscal Year 2017 continues behind closed doors in Charleston.

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  17. Thousands gather in Charleston for circus elephants' final feastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Fans of the Barnum and Bailey Circus celebrated the bittersweet end of an era in Charleston Wednesday night, bidding farewell to the circus' elephants.

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  18. Justice makes a campaign coal promise on MetroNews "Talkline"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. - One of the three Democratic gubernatorial candidates is making a big campaign promise ahead of May 10 primary election in the Mountain State.

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  19. Body found along Kanawha River in South CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Police said the body is that of an adult, but the person does not appear to be elderly. No other details were immediately available.

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  20. Justice releases 'jobs vision'; Kessler, Goodwin have their doubtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | West Virginia Metro

    Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jim Justice released his jobs vision for West Virginia Monday and the plan drew criticism from both of his opponents. Justice, the owner of the Greenbrier Resort, began talking about his plan during Saturday's candidate forum in Charleston.

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