Neighbor rescues woman, 5 children from carbon monoxide leak

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia woman and her five children were recovering after a neighbor found them unconscious inside their home where...

West Virginia Univ. reports highest student virus cases

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University reported its highest number of daily coronavirus cases among students for the second straight day. The 48 confirmed...
Suspended Bear Fence for Honeybees A Solution for the Small-scale Hobbyist

West Virginia agency receives hundreds of bear complaints

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources has received hundreds of complaints about bear activity this year and says residents...

More inmates, staff test positive at West Virginia jails

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Coronavirus outbreaks at West Virginia correctional facilities continue to grow, the governor announced on Wednesday. Five additional inmates have tested positive...

W.Va. closes college town’s bars amid rising virus cases

By JOHN RABY Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two days after bars around West Virginia University were allowed to reopen, Gov. Jim Justice shut...

Lawsuit: Whistleblower in VA deaths wrongfully suspended

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A man who says he alerted authorities to a string of suspicious patient deaths at a West Virginia veterans hospital...
Coronavirus growing concern amid Uptick in number of B strain flu cases

West Virginia school, hospital team up to repurpose facility

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — The owner of a former West Virginia hospital is teaming up with a local college on efforts to repurpose unused...
Some court proceedings to continue amid  COVID-19 emergency

Florida man indicted in West Virginia in $5M fraud scheme

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A Florida man has been indicted on federal charges in West Virginia that he defrauded 18 people out of about...
Fifth case of virus confirmed in school community

West Virginia hits new daily record for positive virus cases

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The number of deaths from the coronavirus continues to surge in West Virginia while confirmed cases hit a new daily...

Kanye West sues to be listed on West Virginia ballot

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Rapper Kanye West has sued the West Virginia Secretary of State's Office after being told his bid to get on...

West Virginia looks to improve under second-year coach Brown

By JOHN RABY AP Sports Writer West Virginia coach Neal Brown gave his players some much-welcome good vibes as they started fall practice during the...

Former physician sentenced in West Virginia drug case

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A former West Virginia physician has been sentenced to four years in prison for prescribing drugs in exchange for sexual...

Plan to let some WVa high school games resume rejected

By JOHN RABY Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Education leaders in two West Virginia counties rejected an offer Monday by Gov. Jim Justice to...

Dozens of inmates test positive for virus at WVa prison

MOUNT OLIVE, W.Va. (AP) — Dozens of inmates at a West Virginia prison have tested positive for the new coronavirus, health officials said. According to...

West Virginia State Fair off, but basket tradition continues

LEWISBURG, W.Va. (AP) — The State Fair of West Virginia is off this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the tradition of a...

WVa application for additional unemployment is approved

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The federal government approved West Virginia's application for funding to provide additional unemployment benefits to residents, Gov. Jim Justice said...

West Liberty University reopens presidential search

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va. (AP) — West Liberty University is reopening the search for its next president after another finalist withdrew from consideration. Robert Colvin withdrew...

Coronavirus claims 9 more senior citizens in West Virginia

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The toll on West Virginia's older population during the coronavirus pandemic kept mounting with the reported deaths Thursday of nine...

West Virginia students get probation for COVID-19 violations

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Seventeen West Virginia University students have been placed on probation for conduct violations related to the coronavirus pandemic. The Office of...

West Virginia Symphony Orchestra cancels 1st half of season

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra has announced it is canceling the first half of its season this fall due to...