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Prescription Drug Take Back Day Scheduled for Saturday

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 3:23pm
The Ohio County Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition is holding a prescription drug take back day on Saturday. People can drop off unused or unwanted prescriptions at the Elm Grove Pharmacy from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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Four Bids Submitted to Drill for Oil and Natural Gas Under Ohio River

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 3:20pm
Four bids are in and the Department of Natural Resources is reviewing them to see who will be fracking in the Ohio River. People appear to be split on Governor Earl Ray Tomblin's plan.
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Former Ohio Congressman James Traficant Dies

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 3:16pm
CLEVELAND (AP) - A former Ohio congressman who lost his political career after being convicted of taking bribes and kickbacks has died. James Traficant was 73.
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Former Ohio Congressman James Traficant Dies

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 2:54pm
CLEVELAND (AP) - A former Ohio congressman who lost his political career after being convicted of taking bribes and kickbacks has died. James Traficant was 73.
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CDC funds of $1m aimed at chronic disease in W.Va.

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 2:06pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded grants totaling more than $1 million to support local programs to reduce the incidence of obesity, heart disease, diabetes and stroke in West Virginia.
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"PotatoStock" benefit festival underway in Ohio

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 1:42pm
Promising "peace, love and potato salad," the Ohio man who raised $55,000 in a joking crowdfunding appeal for help in making potato salad is helping put on "PotatoStock 2014."
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Archery season underway in W.Va.

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 1:34pm
West Virginia's archery season is underway.
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Deadly ATV crash in southern West Virginia

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:58pm
Officials say an all-terrain vehicle crash in southern West Virginia has resulted in the death of the operator.
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W.Va. marking National Hunting and Fishing Days

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:38pm
West Virginia is celebrating two popular outdoor pursuits - hunting and fishing.
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As families flee coal country, schools struggle

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 11:34am
Eastern Kentucky and West Virginia public school districts are grappling with declining enrollments as the area loses population amid the declining coal industry.
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Study: Lake Erie silt dumping isn't fueling algae

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 11:22am
New research says dumping tons of mud and soil in western Lake Erie isn't contributing to the rising number of harmful algae outbreaks.
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Ohioan, 76, rides new Goodyear airship she named

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:46am
The winner of a national contest to name Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s newest airship has taken her winning ride on the blimp that will help replace the company's aging fleet.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:34am
A family attorney says former U.S. Rep. James A. Traficant Jr. has been taken off a respirator although he's always been able to breathe on his own since he was critically injured and hospitalized following an Ohio...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:34am
A family attorney says former U.S. Rep. James A. Traficant Jr. has been taken off a respirator although he's always been able to breathe on his own since he was critically injured and hospitalized following an Ohio...
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Ohio embarks on largest-ever roadway project

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:26am
Transportation officials in Ohio are reviewing the winning bid package for what will be the largest single roadway construction project in modern state history.
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Coast Guard warns of falling Lake Erie water temps

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:06am
Coast Guard officials are warning boaters on the Great Lakes of falling water temperatures despite continuing warm weather.
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Man's body found along riverbank in W.Va.

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 9:38am
Police say they found a body Friday along the riverbank in South Charleston.
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Ohio wildlife agency opens deer hunting season

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 9:30am
The state is opening deer hunting with the annual archery season, followed by antlerless muzzleloader and youth guns seasons.
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W.Va. city to transform firehouse into arts center

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 9:30am
Fairmont officials are moving forward with an historic downtown preservation project.
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Business accelerator in Ohio gets $2.5M grant

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 9:22am
An organization in northeastern Ohio that provides support to technology based startup companies has received a $2.5 million grant to help create an entrepreneurial development center.
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