Defendants won’t be held liable for damages they didn’t cause
MOUNT OLIVE, W.Va. (AP) — A Mount Olive Correctional Complex correctional officer has been charged with stealing copper from the maximum-security prison.
West Virginia State Police tell media outlets that 29-year-old Lyle Russell Lesher...
WELCH, W.Va. (AP) — A Russian coal company has paid more than $1 million in back taxes owed to McDowell County.
Mechel Bluestone Inc. paid $800,000 to the county in June 2014 after the sheriff’s department filed a lawsuit seeking...
Mountaineers visit Wildcats on Tuesday
The snowstorm pounding the Northeast left millions hunkered down waiting for the weather to clear, while others got an early start on their job or commute. Some others, namely travelers, were just left waiting.
Here are some of their...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Low-income West Virginia residents who need a hand to pay their winter heating bills can start applying for federal assistance.
The Public Service Commission of West Virginia says the Department of Health...
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia University fundraising campaign has topped the 80 percent mark in its quest to raise $1 billion.
Called the State of Minds, the private campaign has reached $819 million. The WVU...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia is receiving $6.7 million in federal funds for projects aimed at helping the homeless.
The funding is from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development under its Continuum of Care...
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