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Students Honor Law Enforcement during Appreciation Day

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 5:15pm
Students at Our Lady of Peace School showed their gratitude and respect for law enforcement officers Friday morning.
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Officials Investigate Fuel-Mart Fire

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 5:04pm
Ohio State Fire Marshals are currently investigating a fire that happened in St. Clairsville. On January 3rd, they said the A-Plus Fuel Mart on High Ridge Road, just off Blaine Hill, was ransacked and apparently set on fire. The video surveillance equipment was stolen. The state fire marshal's investigators are now handling the arson, while the sheriff's department is investigating the theft.
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East Wheeling Murder Suspect Waives Right to Hearing

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 4:52pm
The man accused of murdering another man in East Wheeling has waived his right to a preliminary hearing. Friday afternoon, Dallas Acoff had his first court appearance in Ohio County. He's accused of killing Lemroy Coleman back in October. Acoff was on the run for two months before being captured by US Marshals in Cleveland and extradited back to Wheeling. His case is headed to the Ohio County Grand Jury.
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Students Receive Lesson About Dangers of Drugs

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 4:50pm
Students at Our Lady of Peace School learned about the dangers of drugs today.
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W. Va. Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against Drug Distributor

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 4:37pm
West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is filing a lawsuit against a major drug distributor.
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Pennsylvania AG, battling charges, plans re-election effort

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 4:25pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane intends to run for a second term but hasn't made a final decision, according to a political adviser who has discussed plans with her.
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Bill Cosby's hearing in criminal case postponed until Feb. 2

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 4:25pm
Bill Cosby's preliminary hearing in a Pennsylvania sexual assault case has been postponed until next month to give the defense more time to prepare.
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Pennsylvania water authority turns down $65M agreement

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 4:10pm
A Pennsylvania water authority has turned down a $65 million grant that would have allowed the group to replace its 100-year-old water system.
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Pennsylvania region receives foreign trade zone status

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 4:01pm
A western Pennsylvania region has officially been approved as a U.S. foreign trade zone- a status designed to provide tax relief for companies that operate globally and import goods.
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Man sentenced to treatment facility, probation in carjacking

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 3:45pm
Authorities say a western Pennsylvania man has been ordered to serve up to two years in a treatment facility in the knifepoint carjacking of a woman's SUV last year.
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NYPD raises threat level after officer shot in Philadelphia

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 3:29pm
The New York Police Department is urging officers to be extra vigilant after attacks on police in Philadelphia and Paris.
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Via poem, judge dismisses inmate's suit over bathroom access

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 2:49pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A judge has used a five-stanza poem to dismiss an Ohio prisoner's lawsuit over bathroom access, writing that "neither runs nor constipation can justify this litigation."
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Trooper suspended, charged with exposing himself at station

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 2:37pm
A Pennsylvania state trooper has been suspended without pay and charged with exposing himself to a woman - at the western Pennsylvania barracks where he worked.
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St. Clairsville Post Trooper Promoted to Sergeant

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 2:04pm
Trooper Brian R. McFarland with the St. Clairville Post has been promoted to sergeant on Friday by Colonel Paul A. Pride.
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US coal production falls to lowest level in nearly 30 years

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 2:03pm
Preliminary government figures show U.S. coal production has fallen to its lowest level in nearly 30 years as cheaper sources of power and stricter environmental regulations reduce demand.
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Michigan promises careful review of water withdrawal request

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 1:33pm
Michigan officials say they'll carefully study a request by the city of Waukesha, Wisconsin, to use Lake Michigan for its drinking water.
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Shooting death of senior center resident ruled a suicide

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 1:33pm
A fatal shooting at a senior living center in southeastern Pennsylvania has been ruled a suicide.
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Changes in Store for Ohio County House Arrest Program

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 1:08pm
Changes are in store for the House Arrest program in Ohio County come February.
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Oglebay Official Begins Ski Season

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:56pm
Oglebay officially started their ski season Friday.
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Shooting Suspect Appears in Court, $1 million Bond

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 12:48pm
Jonathan White, 24, is being held on a $1 million bond.
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