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Partial solar eclipse will be visible over West Virginia this evening
Partial solar eclipse will be visible over West Virginia this evening

Look up! A partial solar eclipse will be visible over West Virginia’s skies this evening at sunset.

Much of North America will be treated to the solar event today as the moon passes partially in front of the sun. Data from the Royal...

Event to honor, raise funds for veterans canceled

An event scheduled for this weekend at the Executive Air terminal to honor and raise money for veterans has been canceled.

Casey Jones, assistant manager at Executive Air, said organizers for the World War II-themed fundraiser event “A...

Joe Manchin: ‘There’s nothing’ Obama can do to help at-risk Democrats

Sen. Joe Manchin III (D-W.Va.) isn’t on the ballot this year, but he’s doing what he can to help like-minded moderate Democrats from states where President Obama doesn’t fare well.

On Monday he made three stops for Sen. Kay...

Local officials impressed with first day voter turnout

Wednesday was the first day for early voting in West Virginia, and while midterm elections see mild turnouts, one polling official was pleased with the warm response.

Polls across the state opened at 8 a.m., and within the first 15 minutes,...

Tennant may have violated election laws at polling place
Tennant may have violated election laws at polling place

The state’s chief election officer may have violated state election laws when she brought a group of supporters to the Kanawha County Voters Registration Office.

On Wednesday, the first day for early voting in West Virginia, Secretary of...

More arrests made, citations issued in riot

Police confirm 14 WVU students were involved in Saturday’s incident

Create West Virginia emphasizes importance of young people

CreateCon conference will be Oct. 26-28 at Glenville State College By MARCUS CONSTANTINO

Kanawha man arrested for sex with beagle

An eastern Kanawha County man was arrested after an animal rights group told State Police he was having sex with his beagle-mix, Piglet.

Jonnie Boggess, 47, of Miami, was arrested Wednesday and charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty. Boggess...

Partial solar eclipse will be visible over West Virginia this evening
Partial solar eclipse will be visible over West Virginia this evening

Look up! A partial solar eclipse will be visible over West Virginia’s skies this evening at sunset.

Much of North America will be treated to the solar event today as the moon passes partially in front of the sun. Data from the Royal...

Inspector: ‘Serious lapse’ at Secret Service

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Two dead in shooting attack at Canada’s Parliament
Two dead in shooting attack at Canada’s Parliament

OTTAWA, Ontario — A Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in the country’s capital was shot to death Wednesday, and gunfire then erupted inside Parliament, authorities said. One gunman was killed, and police said they were...

CAMC training staff to deal with Ebola

Health officials say likelihood of an outbreak is extremely low, caution against the flu instead

HallowEast event to feature live Clue game
HallowEast event to feature live Clue game

Who did it? With what weapon? And where?

Charleston residents will be able to answer these iconic questions as they participate in a live, Clue-themed murder mystery Thursday evening as the opening event for East End Main Street’s annual...

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Kanawha County

Event to honor, raise funds for veterans canceled
Kanawha man arrested for sex with beagle
GW student caught with pistol at school
Tracking system helps to drive down sales of pseudoephedrine
Photo: Work begins on Power Park field

Putnam County

Putnam alumni barred from using county fields

State News

Local officials impressed with first day voter turnout
Create West Virginia emphasizes importance of young people
W.Va. coal mine company lays off 130 workers
W.Va. AG joins in fight against human trafficking
Manchin to tour West Virginia starting Tuesday

Statehouse News

Marshall sports ran 2013 deficit, WVU netted $4.2M
Tomblin names Garcia legislative affairs director

Education

More arrests made, citations issued in riot
Schools discuss mandated CPR training
W.Va. PROMISE scholarship recipients increase
Officials rethink education at summit
Investigation reveals at least three WVU students identified in Saturday riots

Health

CAMC training staff to deal with Ebola
Health officials recommend flu shot for pregnant women
Beijing marathoners don face masks to battle smog
West Virginia health officials preparing for Ebola
W.Va. health care cuts total $40 million

Election

Joe Manchin: ‘There’s nothing’ Obama can do to help at-risk Democrats
Tennant may have violated election laws at polling place
Senate candidates clash over jobs, health care policy
Manchin in North Carolina stumping for Hagan
Officials expect low turnout for early voting

Nation and World

Inspector: ‘Serious lapse’ at Secret Service
Two dead in shooting attack at Canada’s Parliament
Ex-Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93
CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines
Total CEO killed in Moscow runway crash

Technology

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HallowEast event to feature live Clue game