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Man who died at Raleigh County coal mine was under indictment for murder

A Fayette County man who died in a mining accident on Wednesday was under indictment for first degree murder.

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College football player dies after being paralyzed by bullet Video included

A college football player who was paralyzed in a shooting last month has died.

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Ex-school superintendent in West Virginia accused of theft

Federal authorities say a retired county school superintendent in West Virginia has been charged with fraud and theft, accused of taking computers bought by the Logan County Board of Education...

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Thousands of teachers to converge on Capitol during walk-out Video included

West Virginia public school teachers launched a statewide walkout Thursday that canceled classes in all 55 counties. 

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The battle over legal fortune telling in Richlands continues Video included

A business in Richlands was providing free tarot readings, until they were forced to stop. The town says current business code does not allow for fortune telling. On February 13, town council held a public hearing. Many residents voiced their opinions both for, and against, fortune telling. 

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Death reported at Raleigh County coal mine Video included

The West Virginia Office of Miners’ Health, Safety and Training confirms a worker was killed Wednesday at a Raleigh County mine.

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New charges brought against ex-Trump campaign associates

Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and a business associate.

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West Virginia Senate backs payroll secrecy

West Virginia's Senate has voted 21-12 to keep secret from the public the payroll records from contractors on public works projects including road reconstruction funded by $1.6 billion in voter-approved bonding.

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West Virginia teachers hold local rallies on first day of walkout Video included

Teachers, school personnel, and other state workers are holding rallies in communities across the West Virginia on the first day of staged walkout. 

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Wyoming County teachers give students special send-off ahead of strike Video included

Tears, hugs, and singing filled a Wyoming County playground as students left school for the last time before what could be an extended strike.  

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2 local students admitted to the West Point, U.S. Naval Academy.

2 local students admitted to the West Point, U.S. Naval Academy.  U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-W.Va.) announced today new admissions to the U.S. Military Academy and U.S Naval Academy.

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UPDATE: Area schools to close Thursday and Friday due to teacher walkouts Video included

Schools across the region will be closed Thursday and Friday due to planned teacher walkouts in West Virginia. 

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Safety reminder issued ahead of planned teacher's rally in Charleston

The West Virginia Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety sent out an advisory ahead of a planned teacher's rally at the Capitol.

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Fayette County deputies say man dragged victim behind truck he was trying to steal

According to Sheriff Mike Fridley, deputies responded to a call Tuesday morning on White Oak Road in the Wriston area of Fayette County. 

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West Virginia superintendent says teacher walkout unlawful Video included

With teachers and other public workers planning a statewide walkout Thursday and Friday over pay and benefits, Superintendent of Schools Steven Paine says they deserve more but work stoppages by public employees are...

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