A Virginia banking company has vowed it will get the money it says Gov. Jim Justice owes it.
Community organizers seeking to ban hair discrimination in West Virginia are continuing to make progress at the local level after the Charleston City Council’s unanimous approval of the CROWN Act ordinance.
Former Marmet mayor David Fontalbert defeated incumbent Jennings B. “Jay” Snodgrass Jr. to reclaim the office, according to unofficial results from Tuesday’s municipal election.
Gov. Jim Justice’s office on Monday presented basic spending guidelines to state lawmakers regarding the $1.35 billion West Virginia will receive from the federal government.
Viewed as a swing voter in an evenly divided U.S. Senate, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., has attracted a spotlight wherever he goes.
On Tuesday, 100 communities across West Virginia will hold municipal elections. In Kanawha County, three towns will be heading to the ballot box.
Gov. Jim Justice alleges that a Virginia-based bank went from being a “lifetime financial partner” to a “self-proclaimed adversary” of his family’s companies in a lawsuit filed in federal court Tuesday.
A former capital investment firm is a “bad, bad actor,” Gov. Jim Justice said one day after a report detailed how a corporation he and his family own owes the firm’s investors almost $700 million.
An already unpredictable and sizable cost for county taxpayers in West Virginia is about to take up even more of county budgets.
Despite speculation earlier this month about a possible special session to allocate more than $500 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds, there’s no indication from West Virginia’s legislative or executive leaders that a session is imminent.
A former member of the West Virginia Legislature is in talks with federal prosecutors for a plea deal in the case against him for his alleged role in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.
Local and state lawmakers should open lines of communication with one another ahead of the distribution of more than $1 billion in federal COVID-19 relief funds, representatives for U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin and West Virginia Auditor JB McCuskey said Monday.
A phalanx of West Virginia labor groups, including the AFL-CIO umbrella union group, the state’s three major school worker unions and the Fraternal Order of Police, are suing to stop a threat to their funding.
A former West Virginia Supreme Court justice who served a two-year sentence in a corruption case lost his bid Tuesday to receive a hearing to examine a juror’s use of social media during his trial.
Gov. Jim Justice has joined 20 other Republican governors in announcing plans to end federal supplemental unemployment benefits, claiming “a lot, lot, lot of folks are scamming the system” by accepting the extra $300-a-week payment.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice said Monday he plans to reach out to leaders in the state Legislature to decide how to allocate the latest in federal stimulus funding.
WASHINGTON — He’s known her for as long as he can remember, once challenging “Shel” to a heart-pumping zipline race down a rugged mountaintop.
HUNTINGTON — Though some measures are popular among the American public, West Virginia officials are standing against the For the People Act, which is making its way through Congress.
Sheriff departments have long been overwhelmed by their mental hygiene order responsibilities, but a bill to help ease their burden by removing the medical clearance requirement died in the session as lawmakers with real-world experience expressed concern. Lawmakers are now using the interim to study the problem.
Before Gov. Jim Justice put his signature on four bills last month, Attorney General Patrick Morrisey began preparing for lawsuits he expects will be filed against the state challenging the legislation.
First lady Jill Biden touched down in Charleston Thursday afternoon to show support for students getting their COVID-19 vaccinations at a clinic at Capital High School.
After serving almost seven years in the West Virginia House of Delegates as a Democrat, Delegate Mick Bates has changed his party affiliation to Republican.