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Gravestone of Hillary Clinton's dad toppled in Pennsylvania

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 8:26pm
The gravestone of Hillary Rodham Clinton's father has been found toppled over at a Pennsylvania cemetery.
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Wheeling Suspension Bridge Receiving Checkup

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 8:08pm
The 166-year-old Wheeling Suspension Bridge is getting a checkup. HDR of Weirton is conducting a routine inspection of the bridge this week, looking for signs of deterioration.
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Volunteers Honored in Brooke County

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 7:52pm
Many people throughout the Ohio Valley volunteer their time, without asking for any money or recognition.Commissioners in Brooke County wanted to take time out of their meeting on Tuesday to honor a few of the people throughout the county who are making a difference.
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Brooke County Man Arrested After Traffic Stop Leads Officers to His Home

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 7:44pm
Authorities in Brooke County pulled over a man for a traffic stop, but what they found inside of the car leads them to a home where items to manufacture meth were found.
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Proposal in the Works to Build Two Natural Gas-Fired Power Plants in Follansbee

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 7:36pm
There's a new proposal in the works to build two natural gas fired power plants now in Follansbee. 
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Wheeling Police Investigating Alleged Battery and Forcible Fondling of a Teenager

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 7:26pm
The Wheeling Police Department is investigating a case of alleged battery and forcible fondling of a teenager in South Wheeling.
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BREAKING: Teen Shot Dead Behind Neffs Fire Department

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 6:34pm
The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation has been called in to investigate after a 16-year-old was shot dead in Neffs.
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Lawmakers push proposal to pick Pa. appeals judges on merit

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 6:02pm
State lawmakers are proposing a system of picking Pennsylvania appeals court judges based on merit to change the current system of elected jurists.
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Murray Energy lays off 200 workers at West Virginia mines

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

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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