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Putnam man critically injured after being hit by vehicle

A Putnam County man is in critical condition after being struck by a car Sunday night.

Putnam man critically injured after being hit by vehicle

A Putnam County man is in critical condition after being struck by a car Sunday night.

West Virginia flags to be lowered in commissioner’s memory
West Virginia flags to be lowered in commissioner’s memory

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has ordered state flags at the Capitol Complex in Charleston and at state-owned facilities in Harrison County to be lowered to half-staff in memory of Harrison County...

75th W.Va. Strawberry Festival seeks berries for retail tent

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (AP) – Organizers of the 75th West Virginia Strawberry Festival are looking for local growers to help provide berries for a retail tent.

Registration open for West Virginia statewide cleanup

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection is accepting applications to participate in the annual Make It Shine statewide cleanup.

Around WV: Feb. 8, 2016
Around WV: Feb. 8, 2016

In Around West Virginia: the longtime Ranson mayor dies, second chances for nonviolent offenders, and plans to revitalize Fairmont.

Bulletin Board: Feb. 8, 2016

The Board of Directors of the Kanawha County Public Library will meet at 4 p.m. Monday in the Main Library, third floor John V. Ray Room. Call 304-343-4646 for information.

Innerviews: Kitchen queen reflects on years as professional singer
Innerviews: Kitchen queen reflects on years as professional singer

Most people know her for her food, the pepperoni rolls, desserts and other specialties she caters from Connie’s Gourmet Kitchen on Oakwood Road.

Photos: West Virginians rally to discuss why they support Sanders
Photos: West Virginians rally to discuss why they support Sanders

City’s first female garbage collector retires
City’s first female garbage collector retires

There was no door to the bathroom when Kimberly Scott first started at the City of Charleston Refuse Department in 1997.

As heroin rages, police adapting to new roles
As heroin rages, police adapting to new roles

CINCINNATI — Forehead furrowed, a woman drags on a Camel cigarette, admitting she has only vague memories of nearly dying five days earlier.

Bill would effectively allow guns in Coonskin Park
Bill would effectively allow guns in Coonskin Park

The sign that prohibits guns in Coonskin Park hasn’t been moved to the new entrance off of Henry C. “Hoppy” Shores Drive.

Delegates differ on whether 'Religious Freedom' bill is about same-sex marriage

As Fairness West Virginia, an LGBT rights group, and the Family Policy Council of West Virginia, a group that opposes same-sex marriage and other LGBT-inclusive measures, argued over it last week, it seemed pretty clear that LGBT rights were at the...

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Politics

Humana insurance coverage, WV law create hassle for heart patients
West Virginia flags to be lowered in commissioner’s memory
Bill would effectively allow guns in Coonskin Park
Photos: West Virginians rally to discuss why they support Sanders
Delegates differ on whether 'Religious Freedom' bill is about same-sex marriage

Columnists

Rick Steelhammer: On Trumping for peace and toilet paper warfare
Statehouse Beat: Nearing midway point, session still hasn’t dealt with most pressing issues

Education

WVU closes in on $1 billion fundraising goal
Kanawha school counselor recognized at White House
Boone schools superintendent is promised pay raises amid job cuts
Fayette County Schools will cut 18 staff positions
West Virginia counties to submit teacher certification plans

Health

As heroin rages, police adapting to new roles
WV bill would allow sale of state-run hospitals
Tomblin administration looks to local health departments for savings
Hospital rate review repeal would increase costs, agency chief says

Kanawha County

Photos: Baskets of goodies ready for library fundraiser
Event celebrates ‘Bridge Builders,’ community leaders
South Charleston sewer rate will nearly triple
Jury recommends life without mercy for Detroit man in Rand shooting
Report shows Charleston zoning permits down

Putnam County

Inclusiveness upgrades open up play opportunities in Hurricane
Putnam road closed after semi loses lumber

Election

Beckley lawyer to receive public financing in Supreme Court race

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U.S. and World

Analysis: Clinton moves aggressively to hold off Sanders
No shadow: Phil ‘predicts’ early spring, WV’s Freddie disagrees