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Murray Energy lays off 200 workers at West Virginia mines

JackFM Local News - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 5:59pm
A Murray Energy subsidiary says it has laid off 200 workers at three underground coal mines in northern West Virginia.
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Veterinarian Says There's No Need To Panic Over Horse Virus Or To Avoid Horse Events

JackFM Local News - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 5:36pm
Ohio Valley horse owners are concerned that a potentially deadly form of a horse virus was being spread at events including barrel races in nearby states. But a large animal vet in Wheeling assures them that it was an isolated incident, and there's no need to stay home from horse events in fear.A Muskingum County woman took her horses to a barrel racing event in Springfield, Ohio, recently.Later, two of her horses came down with the neurological version of Equine Herpes Virus 1.One horse died...
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Pennsylvania Senate moves to block Philly's sick leave law

JackFM Local News - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:46pm
Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled state Senate is siding with business groups in a battle with advocates for low-wage workers over employee sick leave policies, including one in Philadelphia.
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Incendiary device found at W.Va. Head Start playground

JackFM Local News - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 3:50pm
State police say a homemade incendiary device was discovered on a Head Start playground in Williamson.
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