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Morrisey’s office fielding fewer consumer complaints against businesses

West Virginians are filing a decreasing number of consumer complaints against businesses under Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s watch.

Morrisey’s Consumer Protection Division is on pace to field 25 percent fewer complaints about...

Doodle Studios sparks creative energy in students of all ages
Doodle Studios sparks creative energy in students of all ages

With blank pages before them, children watched as artist Jeff Pierson made his way around the art studio.

Each student was asked which type of art material they wanted to use for that day’s warm up activity.

“You’re...

White House set to adopt sweeping curbs on carbon pollution

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration will formally adopt an ambitious regulation for cutting greenhouse-gas pollution on Monday, requiring every state to reduce emissions from coal-burning power plants and putting...

Kanawha County Schools 2015-2016 calendar

Aug. 10 – First day for students

Sept. 7 – Labor Day holiday

Sept. 11 – Early Out

Oct. 9 – Early Out

Oct. 12 – Teacher-Pupil-Parent Conference/no students

Nov. 11 – Veterans Day...

Putnam County Schools 2015-2016 calendar

Aug. 20 – First day for students

Sept. 7 – Labor Day holiday

Oct. 23 – Continuing Professional Development

Nov. 11 – Veterans Day holiday

Nov. 23-25 – Out-of-Calendar Days

Nov. 26...

Fayette County Schools 2015-2016 calendar

Aug. 13 – First day for students

Sept. 7 – Labor Day holiday

Oct. 15 – Faculty Senate, 2 hour delay

Oct. 22 – Parent-Teacher Conference, 2 hour delay

Nov. 11 – Veterans Day holiday

Nov....

Catching a ride and sun on the Kanawha River
Catching a ride and sun on the Kanawha River

Lots of concerns on Iran deal at Mooney town hall

U.S. Rep. Alex Mooney heard from dozens of Charleston-area residents Sunday, most of whom shared his concerns about the proposed deal to contain Iran’s nuclear weapons program.

The deal, struck between Iran, the United States, Russia,...

Nitro officer shoots, kills man after being shot at, police say

A Nitro police officer shot and killed a man Saturday night after the man shot at the officer, who was responding to a domestic dispute, according to Nitro Police.

Sometime between 10 and 10:30 p.m., a Nitro police officer was dispatched to a...

Statehouse Beat: Workforce WV continues prevailing wage survey

Continuing our mid-summer update on key issues pending in the Legislature:

Prevailing Wage. After all the uproar from legislators over WorkForce West Virginia’s plan to survey state building contractors to get an accurate handle on wage...

Morrisey’s office fielding fewer consumer complaints against businesses

West Virginians are filing a decreasing number of consumer complaints against businesses under Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s watch.

Morrisey’s Consumer Protection Division is on pace to field 25 percent fewer complaints about ...

Rear patio origin of fire in Harpers Ferry commercial area

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. (AP) – A state agency spokesman says a fire in Harpers Ferry’s commercial area began on the rear patio of a business.

Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety spokesman Lawrence Messina tells The Herald-...

Body of missing Lumberport man found in wrecked vehicle

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia State Police say the body of a missing Lumberport man has been found in a wrecked vehicle.

State police spokesman Lt. Michael Baylous says two men found the vehicle over a hill along County Route 18...

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