Charleston to hold free yoga classes this summer

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Charleston's parks department says it will hold weekly free yoga classes this summer. The city announced Wednesday that the classes will...

2 West Virginia students named U.S. Presidential Scholars

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two West Virginia high school students have been named 2020 U.S. Presidential Scholars. They are Kayli Madison Mann of PikeView High...

Forecasters warn of flood threat in southern West Virginia

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Parts of southern West Virginia are under the threat of heavy rains from a tropical system. The National Weather Service has...

W.Va. governor calls for more testing as prison cases rise

By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Wednesday said he wants widespread coronavirus testing at all the...

West Virginia reports more than 80 virus cases at prison

By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — More than 80 people at a West Virginia prison have tested positive for the coronavirus as...

1 in 10 West Virginia voters send in absentee ballots

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — More than 11% of West Virginia's registered voters have returned absentee ballots for the June 9 primary election. Secretary of State...

West Virginia elections officials looking for poll workers

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia election officials are looking for poll workers for the upcoming primary. Secretary of State Mac Warner says in a...

West Virginia bar exam will be given in July with distancing

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's Board of Law Examiners will go ahead with the bar examination this summer, with policies worked out with...

West Virginians recover from addiction amidst a pandemic

By KARA LEIGH LOFTON, West Virginia Public Broadcasting  CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — For people in recovery from addiction, coronavirus can be particularly challenging. Take Ashley...

Sheriff: Elderly West Virginia man killed by relative

CROSS LANES, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say an 80-year-old West Virginia man was shot to death by a family member Sunday evening. The Kanawha County...

Huttonsville prison virus cases reach 6

HUTTONSVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — At least six people from the Huttonsville Correctional Center have now tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said Thursday. Figures released...

WVU Coliseum selling old seats ahead of remodeling

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University is selling off the old WVU Coliseum seats before installing new ones later this year, the college...

Colleges plan fall opening, but campuses won’t look the same

By COLLIN BINKLEY AP Education Writer Growing numbers of U.S. colleges are pledging to reopen this fall, with dramatic changes to campus life to keep...

West Virginia governor expands reopenings as hotspots emerge

By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Thursday expanded his aggressive plan to lift coronavirus restrictions after...

West Virginia unemployment hits 15% as virus hammers economy

By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's unemployment rate rose to 15% last month as the coronavirus pandemic continues to level...

West Virginia delegate resigns to take city job

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Republican Del. Jordan Hill is resigning to take a job outside of his legislative district, officials said Tuesday. The Nicholas County...

West Virginia reaps $6.4M in auto loan company settlement

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia is getting more than $6.4 million under a multi-state settlement with Santander Consumer USA over claims that it...

DMV offices moving to appointments for in-person services

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia DMV will allow some of its regional offices to resume services by appointment next week, officials said...
Warner encourages West Virginians to vote early and absentee in Primary Election

W. Virginia voting registration for primary ends Tuesday

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Tuesday is the deadline to register to vote in West Virginia's rescheduled June 9 primary election. This year, county clerks sent...

Sheriff: Man gouges out neighbor’s eyes over loud rooster

PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia man accused of gouging out his neighbor's eyes over a loud rooster has been charged with murder,...
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