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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A bankruptcy judge is giving Freedom Industries, its insurer and stakeholders 10 days to strike an agreement on its $2.9 million insurance policy. The company that contaminated West Virginia's largest water supply returned to bankruptcy court Tuesday in Charleston.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A veteran of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources has been tapped as chief of the Parks and Recreation section. Gov. Early Ray Tomblin announced the appointment Tuesday of Sam England, who has more than 30 years with the state parks system.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A private foundation says the well-being of West Virginia's children has improved over the past two decades. But there are still problem areas. A report released Tuesday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation ranks West Virginia 37th in the nation in children's well-being.

WILLIAMSTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Silver Airways will begin offering nonstop flights from Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport in October. Mid-Ohio Valley manager Jeff McDougle tells media outlets that the U.S. Department of Transportation has approved Silver Airways to provide the new service.

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