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Deal puts Kanawha prosecutor charges on hold

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 6:31am
Domestic charges against Kanawha County prosecutor Mark Plants will be dismissed if he completes a pre-trial diversion program.
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Toddler drowns in northeast Ohio lake

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 6:03am
Authorities in northeast Ohio say a 3-year-old girl apparently wandered away from home and drowned in a nearby lake.
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Toddler drowns in northeast Ohio lake

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 6:03am
Authorities in northeast Ohio say a 3-year-old girl apparently wandered away from home and drowned in a nearby lake.
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DA: 2 eyed in Pa. businessman slaying case

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:59am
Authorities in western Pennsylvania say they are looking at two people in connection with the stabbing death of a Mercer County business owner last summer.
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DA: 2 eyed in Pa. businessman slaying case

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:59am
Authorities in western Pennsylvania say they are looking at two people in connection with the stabbing death of a Mercer County business owner last summer.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:55am
Hundreds of same-sex couples are getting licenses to marry in Pennsylvania, and one couple even got married.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:55am
Hundreds of same-sex couples are getting licenses to marry in Pennsylvania, and one couple even got married.
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Heavy rains cause flash flooding in western Ohio

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:51am
Heavy rain led to flash flooding in western Ohio that shut down parts of the two interstate highways and other roads throughout the region.
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EMS Crews Receive "Thank You" as Part of EMS Week

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:18am
They blend into accident scenes. But at at this scene, Emergency Medical Service crews and paramedics got a hearty "thank you" for their efforts. Wheeling Hospital demonstrated their thanks for the EMS crews and paramedics with a family picnic for them at Sonnenborn Shelter at Wheeling Park.
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Our Lady of Peace Students Rally Around Classmate Diagnosed with Leukemia

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:17am
On Wednesday, students wore orange shirts in support of an eighth grade classmate who was recently diagnosed with leukemia.
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Traffic Backed Up for Miles After Tractor-Trailer Accident on Interstate 70 in Belmont County

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:16am
Interstate 70 westbound near Exit 213 in Belmont County was reduced to one lane around 2 p.m. Wednesday due to a tractor-trailer accident.
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Police Plan to Use Air and Ground Units to Make Memorial Day Weekend Safe on Highways

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:15am
Police say they will use K9 units, helicopters and ground patrols to ensure a safe weekend on the highways in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:14am
Asdrubal Cabrera scored on Al Alburquerque's bases-loaded balk in the 13th inning to give the Cleveland Indians an 11-10 victory over the Detroit Tigers yesterday. Alex Avila's two-out homer in the top of the...
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:14am
Asdrubal Cabrera scored on Al Alburquerque's bases-loaded balk in the 13th inning to give the Cleveland Indians an 11-10 victory over the Detroit Tigers yesterday. Alex Avila's two-out homer in the top of the...
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UPDATE: Man Arrested in Connection With Explosives Discovered Around Weirton City Building

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:14am
Authorities on Wednesday announced that an arrest has been made after chemical explosives were discovered around the Weirton City Building earlier this month.
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Wheeling Feeling Chili Cookoff Set for June 7

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:13am
The Wheeling Feeling Chili Cookoff is set for June 7, and there is plenty of time for chili chefs to enter!
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Beekeeper Called in After Swarm of Bees Make New Home in Elm Grove

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:11am
A swarm of thousands of honeybees trying to find a new home ended up on a traffic barrel in Elm Grove, and now, they are safe with local beekeepers. The bees were seen bunched up on a traffic barrel Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning. Gumby's employees called the police on Wednesday morning, who then called in beekeepers. They carefully brushed off the queen and the worker bees into a box and all that was left was to wait for the rest of the bees to follow. The beekeeper said bees swarm...
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Follansbee Road Closed Due to Overnight Landslide

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:06am
Parkview Hill in Follansbee will be closed until further notice due to a landslide that happened overnight.This morning crews are working to evaluate what caused the landslide at the city park and how long the closure will last. Residents can use Walker street and Eldersville street as a detourStay with WTRF.com for updates on when the road re-opens.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 4:16am
The state Senate has passed an education plan that includes adjustments to teachers' performance evaluations and safeguards to protect student data. The ideas were among a slew of policy changes contained in two...
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Jury to resume deliberations in Maine murder trial

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 4:07am
A jury in Maine is set to resume deliberations in the case of two men charged in the drug-related killings of three people whose bodies were discovered in a burning car in Bangor in 2012.
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