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  1. Spring Highway Repairs EssentialRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Wheeling News

    One of the hardest winters in decades is about to come to a close - we hope. In its wake will be left hundreds, perhaps thousands, of miles of badly damaged roads in West Virginia.

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  2. Mayor: Keep Guns out of Government BuildingsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Wheeling News

    Mayor Andy McKenzie believes proposed legislation aimed at ensuring statewide uniformity of gun regulations could open the door for people to carry loaded firearms into the City-County Building in downtown Wheeling - an idea he said troubles him, even as a gun-rights supporter.

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  3. React to Coal Slurry SpillRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Wheeling News

    Not again. That is what some West Virginians, remembering the disastrous Kanawha County chemical spill in January, may have been shaking their heads and saying this week.

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  4. Loans Went To Friends, FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Wheeling News

    A legislative audit of the West Virginia Department of Agriculture has uncovered poor record keeping, questionable reimbursements and other issues with a loan program that may have cost the state hundreds of thousands of dollars during the tenure of former Agriculture Commissioner Gus Douglass, according to findings released Monday.

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  5. Questions on Spill RemainRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2014 | Wheeling News

    Many states have regulations intended to prevent chemical spills such as the one that affected drinking water for about 300,000 West Virginians last month.

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  6. W.Va. Burning Through SaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | Wheeling News

    Some West Virginia cities have already used twice as much salt as they typically use each year on icy roads, and the state has spent more than three-fourths of its annual snow-removal budget.

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  7. Make Austerity Policy in W.Va.Read the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Wheeling News

    Too little, too late. That sums up a mini-recovery West Virginia state government recorded this month after half a year of dismal revenue figures.

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  8. Pair Of Abortion Bills In SenateRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Wheeling News

    A pair of bills introduced in the West Virginia Senate would make it more difficult to obtain an abortion in the Mountain State.

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  9. Leave Monitoring Up to the StatesRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Wheeling News

    By definition, both the state of West Virginia and the federal government failed about 300,000 Mountain State residents badly last month.

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  10. West Liberty Rebounds in a Big WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 | Wheeling News

    With all due respect to the University of Charleston, Saturday's game at West Liberty's ASRC was all about the Hilltoppers.

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  11. Claims of Formaldehyde In Charleston Showers DisputedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Wheeling News

    State officials and a water company strongly disputed a scientist's claim Wednesday that residents were likely breathing in traces of formaldehyde while showering after the chemical spill, saying the chemical that tainted the water supply only produces the carcinogen at extremely high temperatures. 4 comments

  12. Company Knew Of Second ChemicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2014 | Wheeling News

    The company at the center of the West Virginia water crisis immediately knew a second chemical leaked from its plant into the Elk River, and told its workers in an e-mail, according to a state environmental official.

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  13. Company Knew Of Second ChemicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Wheeling News

    The company at the center of the West Virginia water crisis immediately knew a second chemical leaked from its plant into the Elk River, and told its workers in an e-mail, according to a state environmental official.

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  14. Restoring Public's Trust ImportantRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Wheeling News

    West Virginia might have been allowed to spend about $2.5 million in federal money to extend broadband Internet service to more people had the state not wasted so much money on similar projects.

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  15. Francis TravisRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Wheeling News

    TRAVIS, Father Francis Joseph, pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Camden and vicar of retired priests for the Diocese of Charleston, died Wednesday, January 22, 2014.

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  16. No Trace Of Other Chemical In WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Wheeling News

    Initial tests show no traces of a second chemical that spilled into the water supply for some 300,000 West Virginians. 1 comment

  17. Second Chemical In Charleston Le...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Wheeling News

    A second chemical was released during a spill that contaminated the water supply for 300,000 West Virginians, state officials said Wednesday, though the newly identified substance appears to be less toxic than the coal-cleaning agent already known to have leaked.

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  18. Leaders Act On Chemical SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | Wheeling News

    West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin on Monday proposed tighter regulations for chemical storage facilities after a spill contaminated the water supply for 300,000 people.

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  19. Leaders Act On Chemical SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | Wheeling News

    West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin on Monday proposed tighter regulations for chemical storage facilities after a spill contaminated the water supply for 300,000 people.

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  20. Ohio Valley Reaches Out to Those in Wake of SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | Wheeling News

    Although officials have declared water in the southern part of West Virginia safe to use, many people are still dealing with the effects of a 10-day long water ban that left 300,000 without safe water, Rose Hart, executive director of Appalachian Outreach Inc., said.

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