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Some Kanawha houses are paying taxes to Lincoln
The next round of Charleston’s semi-annual trash bag distribution begins in just a few weeks, but only three stores have agreed to serve as pick-up points for those bags.
Shannon Milroy, purchasing director ...
Secretary of state will charge $5 to $10 for business license filings
Alt rock band Everclear will be the headliner at West Side Main Street’s 10th annual OktoberWest event in Charleston on Oct. 11.
The band, which produced songs like “Everything to Everyone” (19...
Money will be used for repairs to roof
of West Side fixture
Reimbursements are meant to
cover costs related to water crisis
Residents concerned by damage; official says crews doing
their best with budget
Frustrated over trying to find pet-friendly rental homes, a group is working to compile a list of area landlords who allow tenants to bring along their four-legged companions.
Miguella Mark-Carew, a Kanawha-Charles...
Existing canoe launch could get significant upgrade
Decision on mine near state forest
one, two months
Recycling cleanup comes with promise of better upkeep
Charleston City Council’s Finance Committee voted Monday to submit a proposed half-cent sales tax to the state Municipal Home Rule Board for approval.
A public hearing on the tax will be held at council ...
Last winter was colder, snowier than average; W.Va. cities used much more of product
Although Kanawha County residents can no longer take old electronics to West Virginia Recycling Services on Slack Street, there are several other ways to responsibly dispose of those items.
The Kanawha County Solid...
Coal and the future of the commodity as it relates Kanawha County was a discussion point at Thursday’s Kanawha County Commission meeting, just two days after an Alum Creek coal company announced it planned to lay ...
Charleston residents involved in abusive relationships are waiting to leave their abusers until the Mark Plants case is resolved, a victim’s advocate told Kanawha County commissioners at a meeting Thursday.
Quarrier St. building owner considering donating it to Urban Renewal Authority
Proposal to expand portion of neighborhood on National Register
Arguments began Monday in a hearing over whether to revoke a permit for a planned surface mine near Kanawha State Forest.
Lawyers for the state Department of Environmental Protection and Keystone Industries argued...
Perched on a hill overlooking the Kanawha River and the West Side, Charleston’s Vandalia Neighborhood Center on Clifton Road sits mostly idle, as traffic zooms by on Interstate 64 below.
The center, which co...
Coalition formed to oppose site near Kanawha State Forest
Uber and Lyft spokespeople say they have no major moves planned for state just yet
Supporters of Kanawha State Forest are planning a rally tonight at the state Capitol to show support for the park and to gather signatures opposing the approval of the permit for a mountaintop removal mine adjacent to th...
A proposed delayed demolition ordinance in Charleston passed its first test Wednesday, receiving unanimous approval from the city’s Municipal Planning Commission.
The law would delay the destruction of histo...
Deer hunting season in Charleston and South Charleston city limits is fast approaching and each city is preparing for an increase in participation.
Meanwhile, Dunbar officials are considering starting an urban deer...
Measure requires events coordinator to oversee regulations
Measure would add time between permit, building destruction
Proposal would raise city’s tax to 7 percent to help cover pensions for police, firefighters
In the latest twist in the saga of the New China building on Washington Street East, a local real estate agent has been hired to find a tenant for the building — a tenant
West Virginia Recycling Services will now accept all numbered plastics at its Slack Street facility, the company’s owner told the Kanawha County Solid Waste Authority board Tuesday.
West Virginia Recycling S...
Charleston City Council will consider raising city refuse and fire protection fees after bills respective to each fee were introduced in council Monday night.
Fire protection fees would double the current rates for...
Decades after county waste rules approved, no enforcement seen
CHARELSTON, W.Va. — The Kanawha Valley Regional Transportation Authority could change the frequency of some of its most popular routes to make buses more convenient and reliable for customers, a consultant told th...
Historic buildings bill to be introduced to city council
Charleston’s Convention and Visitors’ Bureau is setting a lofty goal of securing 27,000 room nights for the current fiscal year -- about 2,000 more than what was reserved for fiscal year 2014.
Regional map to help drive business to
21 W.Va. culinary spots
State consistently ranks low on bicycle friendliness report
East End eatery to change name, add beer, wine, premade food options to menu
Chasm at Quarrier, Brooks intersection possibly caused by drain, manhole failure
Authority board applying for $50,000 grant to upgrade West Side facility
Senator presents plan to increase home
ownership in area
Kanawha County commissioners continued to raid Prosecutor Mark Plants’ budget for funding for two special prosecutors Tuesday morning, this time taking a combined $55,000 among three accounts.
The latest fun...
Jones cited need to keep future pension obligations in mind
The new Charleston Work Release Center on the city’s East End could be up and running in October, providing construction crews remain on schedule.
“It’s coming along real well,” West Vir...