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Settlement Reached for Jefferson County Deputy

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 7:22pm
A settlement was reached Tuesday in the case of a Jefferson County Sheriff's Deputy arrested for firing rounds from a gun while drunk.
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Ohio Valley Residents Try Their Luck for the Powerball Jackpot

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 7:03pm
The Powerball Jackpot continues to climb and is expected to be around $485 million by Wednesday night's drawing.
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GOP-led West Virginia House clears contentious legal reform

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 6:58pm
The GOP-led state House of Delegates has cleared a contentious legal reform proposal.
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Local Pizza Company Continues Heart Shaped Pizza Sale

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 6:43pm
It's that time of the year again when a local pizza company is giving back to a great cause by selling your favorite heart shaped pizza.
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Ohio police: Infant hit with coffee mug dies, father charged

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 5:46pm
Police in Ohio say a 2-month-old baby has died after being hit with a coffee mug that was thrown during an argument between the child's parents.
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Engineers oppose transit agency's bid for rule waiver

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 5:30pm
Federal regulators have heard arguments on a union request to end a Philadelphia-area transit agency's waiver of a rule designed to limit employee fatigue.
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Lovern named editor of W.Va.'s Williamson Daily News

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 5:10pm
Sports editor Kyle Lovern has been named editor of the Williamson Daily News, succeeding Mark Francis.
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Cumberland Times-News names Robin Quillon publisher

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 5:02pm
The Cumberland Times-News has a new publisher.
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McMechen Firefighter Laid To Rest After Emotional "Last Call"

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 4:57pm
As Garry Rose's coffin, on the back of a vintage white fire truck, passed by the fire station, the fire bell rang in a tribute known as "the last call." 
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Pa. lawmakers to take up sale of state-owned liquor system

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 4:46pm
The Republican floor leader in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives plans a vote on legislation to privatize the state-owned wine and liquor store system at the end of February.
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75-year-old man tackles suspect, threatens to break his arm

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 4:25pm
A 75-year-old man helped in the arrest of a shoplifting suspect at a Pennsylvania mall by tackling him and threatening to break his arm if he tried to escape.
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2 Vehicle Crash Shuts Down WV Rt. 30; 1 person injured

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 4:08pm
WV Route 30 is shutdown due to a two vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Hancock County. Hancock County Sheriff Ralph Fletcher says one person was transported to a nearby hospital. No word at this time on when the road will be reopened.
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Mississippi, West Virginia toughest on school immunizations

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 4:07pm
Mississippi and West Virginia are known for their struggles with health crises. Yet when it comes to getting children vaccinated, these states don't mess around.
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