Monongalia County Newswire (Page 3)

Monongalia County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Monongalia County, WV. (Page 3)

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  1. Investigators reconstructing Cheat Lake boat accidentRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... dia EC on behalf of Big News Network. Authorities investigating a Monday boating accident on Cheat Lake in Monongalia County don't believe any of the injuries to the 12 people involved are life-threatening....

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  2. Murray, Alpha notify miners of layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Logan Banner

    ... Murray Energy Corp. said it was laying off 1,417 workers in West Virginia, including 588 employees of a Monongalia County mine that it bought from Cecil-based Consol Energy Inc. Murray idled that former Blacksville mine March 31, expecting it to be ...

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  3. Murray Energy layoffs appear imminentRead the original story

    May 23, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... to the WSJ report. Some of the locations are believed to be in West Virginia. The WSJ reported the Monongalia County mine near Morgantown would be one of the operations targeted. Murray furloughed several hundred workers earlier this year because of ...

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  4. Murray Energy to lay off more than 1,800 minersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... while 162 employees would be out of work at two Illinois mines. The hardest hit location will be the Monongalia County Mine, where 558 workers are expected to lose their jobs between July 24 and Aug. 7, according to a federally required notice of ...

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  5. Lock agreement to make Monongahela River more accessibleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... days during the summer. The agreement between the corps, the Upper Monongahela River Association and the Monongalia County Commission will make the river more accessible, The Dominion Post reported. The corps closed the Opekiska and Hildebrand locks ...

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  6. Murray American Energy cuts 829 WV mining jobs, 589 uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... workforce reductions and operational changes have been forced upon the Company." The 589 workers at the Monongalia County Coal Company have been told some of them will be laid off indefinitely effective July 21, 2015. Corporate representatives did ...

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  7. Murray Energy Announces More Than 1,800 Coal Mine LayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WSIL

    ... it plans to lay off 1,417 West Virginia miners. Illinois would lose 162 jobs. Ohio would lose 249. The Monongalia County mine would be hit hardest, with 588 layoffs. It was temporarily idled in March. Murray attributed layoffs to natural gas ...

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  8. More than 2,000 Central Appalachia miners laid offRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... layoffs affect nine mines: five in West Virginia and two each in Ohio and Illinois. One of the mines, the Monongalia County Mine in West Virginia, is being idled effective July 21. Nearly 600 people are being let go from there, Murray said. In a ...

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  9. Monongalia County woman charged with office building arsonRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Marietta Times

    Sarah Beth Meckley is charged in an information with arson of a building used in interstate commerce. The information was unsealed this week in federal court in Clarksburg.

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  10. Blue Ribbon chair predicts quick response to road reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    ... Witt is also a supporter of allowing local governments more freedom to address their own road needs, as Monongalia County is attempting. "We have had a tendency in West Virginia to manage everything from the top down and that's clearly not going to ...

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  11. Reward offered for shooter of baby goatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | O-R Online

    – Police are searching for a suspect after a Monongalia County family said their baby goat was fatally shot nearly 400 feet away from their property. WDTV-TV reported the Nelson family noticed one of their 6-week-old goats went missing from ...

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  12. Red Raiders close regular season with win over WVURead the original story

    May 16, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Texas Tech salvaged its three-game series at West Virginia with an 8-2 win Saturday afternoon at Monongalia County Ballpark. The Red Raiders complete their regular season schedule in a tie for third place in the Big 12 standings with Oklahoma.

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  13. Former WVU frat members will face hazing charges in circuit courtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | West Virginia Metro

    Two men accused in the alcohol related death of a WVU freshman appeared before a magistrate in Morgantown Friday where their cases were turned over to Monongalia County Circuit Court. Jordon Hankins, of Heights Town, N.J., and Richard Schwartz, of Williamsville, N.Y., face two misdemeanor charges each.

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  14. Red Raiders fall to West Virginia, 8-2Read the original story

    May 15, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The West Virginia University baseball team clinched a spot in the Big 12 baseball championship next week with an 8-2 series-winning victory over Texas Tech on Friday evening at Monongalia County Ballpark. Meanwhile, the Red Raiders are now fighting for their NCAA lives with the back-to-back losses to West Virginia.

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  15. Comments: 1Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    After an 11-day break, Texas Tech is back in action this weekend for its final regular season games of the season as it visits West Virginia . The series begins Thursday at 5 p.m. at the newly built Monongalia County Ballpark in Morgantown, West Virginia.

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  16. Morgantown resident convicted of Failure to Update Sex Offender RegistrationRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. A Monongalia County resident was convicted in federal court after he admitted he failed to update his sex offender registration. Bobby Wayne ...

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  17. Mountaineer Morning Links: Wednesday (5/13/14) EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | The Smoking Musket

    ... team committed four errors and left 10 runners on base as it fell 4-1 to Pitt on Tuesday evening at Monongalia County Ballpark. Huth's highlight catch overshadowed by loss to Pitt - WV MetroNews West Virginia's center fielder made a dazzling catch ...

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  18. Texas Tech finishes up Big 12 play against West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    After an 11-day break, Texas Tech is back in action this weekend for its final regular season games of the season as it visits West Virginia . The series begins Thursday at 5 p.m. at the newly built Monongalia County Ballpark in Morgantown, West Virginia.

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  19. Panthers' Relief Corps Holds WVU in Check, 4-1Read the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Pitt Panthers

    With its regular midweek starter, sophomore Sam Mersing , unavailable, the University of Pittsburgh baseball team turned to its bullpen to collectively limit the West Virginia offense to one run over nine innings and steer the squad to a 4-1 victory on Tuesday night at Monongalia County Ballpark. "This is a beautiful ballpark," said head coach Joe Jordano .

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  20. Man identified in deadly I-79 wreck near MorgantownRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Monongalia County sheriff's deputies say a Pittsburgh man was killed in a head-on collision along Interstate 79 near Star City Sunday afternoon. ...

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