Get Connected
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • Sign In
  • Classifieds
  • Sections

State News  »  News  »  State News

Lime linked 23,000 dead fish in W.Va. river

DAVIS, W.Va. (AP) — State officials say an estimated 23,000 fish were killed in the Blackwater River in Tucker County after an automated pollution control system dumped too much hydrated lime into the waters.

Bret Preston is the...

Lime linked 23,000 dead fish in W.Va. river

DAVIS, W.Va. (AP) — State officials say an estimated 23,000 fish were killed in the Blackwater River in Tucker County after an automated pollution control system dumped too much hydrated lime into the waters.

Bret Preston is the...

W.Va. releases plan to eliminate invasive species

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State natural resources officials have released a draft plan that aims to wipe out invasive species in West Virginia.

The state Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Section announced...

WVU hospital construction disrupts game day parking
WVU hospital construction disrupts game day parking

Ruby Memorial expanding to meet demand; roads around stadium area affected

W.Va. lifelong politician, activist Ken Hechler turns 100 Saturday
W.Va. lifelong politician, activist Ken Hechler turns 100 Saturday

Longtime W.Va. politician, activist is oldest living former member of Congress

US Census data shows poverty rate on the rise in WV

Census says 27 percent of children in W.Va. live below poverty line

NRA endorses Nick Rahall for Congress

Democrat receives ‘A’ rating in tight congressional race

Many pregnant women in WV smoke, health data shows

Survey finds more than a quarter of pregnant women admit smoking

Statewide alert system to be tested Wednesday

Officials will be broadcasting a statewide test of the public alert and warning system Wednesday afternoon.

The test is being conducted by Federal Emergency Management Agency, the state Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and...

US awards ceremony to honor W.Va. law enforcement

DANIELS, W.Va. (AP) — An annual awards ceremony sponsored by U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin will recognize law enforcement officers and those who help victims of crime.

The awards will be announced Tuesday at the Glade Springs...

W.Va. to share in US Labor Department grant

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia is among 46 states sharing in $87 million in federal grants to improve the performance and integrity of state unemployment insurance programs.

For West Virginia, the grant totals $43,710. But...

Study says advanced form of black lung at historically high levels
Study says advanced form of black lung at historically high levels

Study says advanced form of disease among state’s veteran miners more prevalent now

Public viewing scheduled for former first lady

A public viewing is scheduled later this week to honor the life of Shelley Riley Moore, the former first lady of West Virginia. She died over the weekend at the age of 88.

The family will welcome visitors in Charleston in the rotunda at the...

Top Video