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West Virginia's state parks have launched a new marketing campaign based on the slogan, "Memories Happen Here."
Some young people from all across the Ohio Valley have been getting a lesson in safety. It is all a part of the Junior Fire And Police Academy.26 students from across Ohio County were at Wheeling Park High School to get another lesson on safety.
Pope Francis released his Papal Encyclical on Thursday, which posed the question 'what kind of world do we want to leave to those who come after us?'The Encyclical was sent to all of the Catholic churches around the world to motivate believers and christians to care for the nature.
In the Ohio Valley, reaction is just as strong, to this tragic and hateful mass shooting.One Baptist pastor from Bridgeport has strong words about what we can learn from this.A shoot...
Local workers rallied in Belmont County for local people to be hired for local construction projects.It's being called the "build here, hire here" rally and it was held in Bridgeport.
Property for a proposed ethane cracker located just miles away from Hancock County has recently been purchased by Shell Chemical.
Ohio State University cancer researchers are looking for a few good teen boys -- and their families. The researchers will attend the Guernsey County Shaleabration on Saturday, June 20. They seek to enroll families in a population-based research study aimed at understanding when and why people start using tobacco, and how that usage changes over time.
An eastern Ohio coal company says it has called back hundreds of laid off workers in West Virginia.
The hotly contested primary battle for three open seats on Pennsylvania's highest court left some of the nominees low on cash.
Environmental and conservation groups in West Virginia and Virginia are taking a stand against the proposed route of a 550-mile natural gas pipeline.
The Hancock County Sheriff's Department is investigating a single car accident involving a Wellsburg police officer.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - For the second consecutive session, Ohio lawmakers are making seemingly little changes to the state budget with large consequences for abortion providers.Two last-minute amendments to a budget bill poised for Senate passage Thursday could force abortion clinics in Toledo and Dayton to close.One amendment requires a "local" hospital used for emergency patient transfers to be within 30 miles. Toledo's clinic uses one 50 miles away. Under another change, clinics have two mo...
A delegation from one of China's top coal-producing provinces has signed agreements with West Virginia's business, educational and government communities.
WHEELING, WV (WTRF) - The National Weather Service has issued a Severe ThunderstormWatch for most of our viewing area until 11:00 p.m. Thursday night. Strong to severe thunderstorms will move through the region tonight. Some of these thunderstorms will be capable of producing damaging winds, large hail, and extremely heavy rain fall through the evening and overnight hours tonight.Remember, a Severe Thunderstorm Watch means that conditions are favorable for the development of severe weather in...
One of the men who was chatting online with Peggy Hortsman and telling her what sexual actions to commit on her 13-month-old baby was arrested Thursday.
Thirteen people were arrested Thursday in Marshall County in connection to a multi-state heroin trafficking operation.
Philadelphia's second water main break this week is flooding streets and a parking lot and forcing the evacuation of several stores.