West Virginia Newswire (Page 9)

West Virginia Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for West Virginia. (Page 9)

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  1. Wild horses present challenge in MingoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... of wild horses roaming around mine sites in Mingo County alone, with hundreds more spread throughout Southern West Virginia. Courtesy of Heart of Phoenix A herd of horses walk along the side of a road in Mingo County. In the winter, horses wander ...

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  2. Richard Ojeda ready to fight for West Virginia in US House of RepresentativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Williamson Daily News Online

    Richard Ojeda is sure he is the one meant to represent southern West Virginia in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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  3. Early voting period opens in West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... can get in the way - from long lines to plain old forgetfulness. Early voting, which begins Wednesday in West Virginia for the May 8 primary election, is a way to make sure you do your duty but on your own time. Early voting in Mingo County will be ...

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  4. Classic cars, cash seized in arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... The Task Force, assisted by the Mingo County Sheriff's Department, Williamson Police Department and West Virginia State Police made nine arrests on Monday and were out serving more warrants on Tuesday. A total of 30 sealed indictments were handed ...

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  5. Bill aims to address shortage created by opioid epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Logan Banner

    Summary of commentary on current economic conditions by Federal Reserve district, commonly known as the Beige Book, surveyed the economic activity across the country in April, May and July 2017 and all noted the inability of employers to find workers able to pass drug screenings.

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  6. Boone County Students take interest in conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Logan Banner

    Over 300 Scott, Sherman, and Van high school students converged at Boone County Career and Technical Center in Danville to participate in one of the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection's Make-It-Shine spring cleanup events.

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  7. Arizona lawmakers haggle over funding before teacher strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KFBB

    ... will shut down both days because of teacher protests. The two states are part of a movement that started in West Virginia, where a strike garnered a raise, and spread to Oklahoma, Kentucky and beyond. In the run-up to Arizona's statewide strike, ...

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  8. In Ohio, the fight against opioid abuse starts in kindergartenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star Tribune

    Ohio, a state where 4,329 people died of drug overdoses in 2016, a death rate second only to West Virginia, is taking the fight against the opioid epidemic into the classroom with a new style of drug-abuse-prevention education. Ohio's plan, controversial in a state that prizes local control over schools, features lessons that begin in kindergarten.

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  9. Arizona lawmakers haggle over funding before teacher strike Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSOCTV

    ... will shut down both days because of teacher protests. The two states are part of a movement that started in West Virginia, where a strike garnered a raise, and spread to Oklahoma, Kentucky and beyond. In the run-up to Arizona's statewide strike, ...

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  10. Q&A: How walkout by Arizona teachers is expected to play out Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WPXI

    ... a paycheck if the days are made up at the end of the school year. The Arizona campaign took inspiration from West Virginia, where teachers went on strike and got a raise. The movement also spread to Oklahoma, Kentucky and most recently Colorado, ...

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  11. Jenkins gives details on Protecting NAS Babies ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | West Virginia Metro

    ... a horrific issue facing far too many precious newborn babies in our country. The numbers continue to grow, but West Virginia has been a leader of taking care of these babies in our country." Jenkins was joined by physicians with FMRS Health Systems ...

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  12. Mountain Valley Pipeline gets OK to cut trees in small area past deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | West Virginia Metro

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has granted permission for Mountain Valley Pipeline to cut trees in a small but contentious area of the Jefferson National Forest, beyond what had been a March 31 deadline. The area of the national forest - along the West Virginia/Virginia line - has been the location of protests by those who oppose construction of the 303-mile pipeline.

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  13. WorkForce West Virginia to host informational meeting for former Mylan employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | West Virginia Metro

    "We are marshaling all of the state's resources into the Morgantown area to provide assistance for these employees and we will continue our efforts to make sure they have every chance to find opportunities so they can stay, live, work and grow their families in West Virginia," Gov. Jim Justice was quoted in a press release. Mylan laid off approximately 400 union employees last week.

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  14. Q&A: How walkout by Arizona teachers is expected to play outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... a paycheck if the days are made up at the end of the school year. The Arizona campaign took inspiration from West Virginia, where teachers went on strike and got a raise. The movement also spread to Oklahoma, Kentucky and most recently Colorado, ...

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  15. A look at the candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    ... from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and an MBA from the Columbia Business School "Growing up in West Virginia taught me the values of family, service, and community that we all share, and that is why I've spent my life serving our country. ...

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  16. West Virginia Department of Agriculture will begin spraying for gypsy moth in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | The Republican

    ... for gypsy moth will take place on around 5,298 acres in Grant, Hardy, Nicholas and Pendleton counties. The West Virginia Department of Agriculture will treat these acres under the Cooperative State-County-Landowner suppression program. "The gypsy ...

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  17. Efforts underway to find positions for Mylan workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | The Republican

    Job fairs are being organized to find work for former employees of Mylan Pharmaceuticals which recently laid off around 500 employees, about 15 percent of its workforce. WorkForce West Virginia along with other state and federal agencies will host a series of information sessions for laid off Mylan workers at the Lakeview Golf Resort & Conference Center on April 26. The Monongalia County Commission and Morgantown Area Chamber of Commerce are working to organize a job fair to be held the week of May 7 at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place.

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  18. WVDA to Begin Aerial Spraying for Gypsy MothRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | WOAY

    The West Virginia Department of Agriculture will begin aerial treatment for gypsy moth in early May. The spraying will occur across approximately 5,298 acres within Grant, Hardy, Nicholas and Pendleton counties. The goal is to reduce impacts of the gypsy moth in West Virginia's forested lands.

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  19. NORC Poll: Amid strikes, Americans back teacher raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... protests, 80 percent say they approve of such tactics. The recent run of teacher protests began in March in West Virginia, where teachers won a raise after going on strike. The strategy soon spread to Oklahoma, Kentucky, Colorado and Arizona, where ...

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  20. Manchin builds fundraising lead in West Virginia Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | Powhatan Today

    Candidates, from left, Don Blankenship, of Williamson, Bo Copley, of Delbarton; U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins, R-W.Va., of Huntington, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, of Charles Town, Jack Newbrough, of Weirton, and Tom Willis, of Martinsburg, participate in a debate sponsored by The Intelligencer and Wheeling News Register at Wheeling Jesuit University in Wheeling, W.Va., Monday, April 23, 2018. The Republican candidates hoping to oust U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin in the fall took repeated turns attacking the incumbent Democrat's record while aligning themselves with President Donald Trump during the forum on Monday night.

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