A “last, best offer” from Kroger’s Mid-Atlantic division has been forwarded to the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 400 membership as talks toward a new collective bargaining agreement between the regional union and national grocery chain continue. A vote will be collected Nov. 3-5, …

ST. CLAIRSVILLE, Ohio — Murray Energy founder Robert Murray announced his retirement as chairman of the board of directors of American Consolidated Natural Resource Holdings Inc., the company formed to acquire the former Murray Energy Corp. when it emerged from bankruptcy several months ago.

Kris Warner sat at a table Tuesday afternoon in a small room inside of Advantage Valley’s Bridge Road headquarters. The office is only a few miles from Corridor G, but it might as well be in another time zone from the more rural parts of Kanawha County — let alone the likes of Boone, Lincoln…