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Saturday March 17th is “Mountain State Maple Day” in West Virginia. Sugar shacks and maple operations around the state will open their doors to the public. Maple syrup has a long tradition in the high mountain regions of our state, and the industry is growing. As part of our ongoing series called “Appetite ...

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — Police seized about two ounces of crack cocaine, about 16 grams of marijuana and more than $2,600 in cash as a result of a vehicle pursuit Wednesday night in Jefferson County, W.Va., West Virginia State Police said Thursday. Elwin J. Francis, 29, of New York, was arrested ...
A former West Virginia lumber company executive has been sentenced to three years and five months in federal prison for embezzling more than $800,000. U.S. Attorney Mike Stuart says 43-year-old James Matthew Miller was sentenced in federal court in Beckley on two counts of wire fraud. He also was ...
The West Virginia Supreme Court has ordered the license annulment of a lawyer who court documents say had sex with a client and caused her to ... The opinion says she was taken on out-of-town trips, during which White had sex with her and provided her with alcohol and drugs, causing the client to ...
PRINCETON, W.Va. (AP) — A city police officer in West Virginia is suing state police over a crash that stemmed from a multi-unit police chase and ... 28 filed a complaint against West Virginia State Police and Trooper K.A. Filer in connection with the May 2017 crash, the Bluefield Daily Telegraph reported .
The governing bodies of nine towns and two counties in West Virginia have filed lawsuits alleging drug manufacturers and distributors failed to follow state ... "Considering the opioid distributors are flooding our state and city with these drugs, I feel it necessary to join the other suits to make these companies ...
CHARLESTON — The local government of nine West Virginia towns and two county commissions are filing lawsuits against opioid manufacturers and distributors. Eleven lawsuits were filed in U.S. District Court of Southern West Virginia from different areas of the state. Each of the lawsuits names different ...
Numerous counties have also sued pharmaceutical companies, drugstores and the West Virginia Board of Pharmacy over the state's opioid crisis. The Exponent Telegram reports that Barbour and Taylor counties filed lawsuits Tuesday seeking restraining orders to curb practices they say are fueling the ...
Cabell County has been hit hard by the opioid epidemic - on one day in August 2016, more than two people in Huntington overdosed on heroin during a five-hour span. In November, the sheriff's office had its largest-ever drug seizure at a Huntington residence. West Virginia leads the nation by far in the ...
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — Motorists in the Charles Town area should expect delays starting Tuesday morning due to paving work on W.Va. 115 and are encouraged to use an alternate route, the West Virginia Division of Highways said. The $459,790 resurfacing project involves shoulder work, ditching, ...


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