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Crews battle brush fire in Putnam County, WV

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Crews are on the scene of a brush fire in Putnam County, WV.  According to dispatchers, it occurred at around 7 p.m. in the area of Coal Hollow, off of Hizer Creek, in Poca. More>>

UPDATE: Two arrested in connection to shooting on Charleston’s West Side

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Two people were arrested in connection to a shooting on Charleston's West Side Wednesday. More>>

Vehicle rollover accident in Sissonville, WV causes road closures

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Crews responded to a single vehicle rollover accident in Sissonville, WV. More>>

Health officials say it's "plausible" MCHM caused health symptoms

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For the first time, some health experts say it's "plausible" an exposure to MCHM caused certain health effects. More>>

Gallup poll says majority of tri-state residents don't feel safe outside at night Video included

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A Gallup poll found nearly 57% of residents in the Huntington, Ashland, Ironton area of our tri-state do not feel safe after dark. That's much lower than the 71% of residents who feel safe nationwide.  More>>

Man arrested for lying to police about being shot in Nicholas County, WV

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A man was arrested Wednesday about lying to police about being shot by someone in Nicholas County, WV in December of 2013. More>>

Judge orders Kanawha County prosecutor be disqualified from abuse cases Video included

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A Kanawha County Circuit Judge heard arguments on whether Plants and his office should be disqualified from handling domestic violence cases involving children. More>>

NEW DETAILS: New River Gorge brushfire nearly contained

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Officials with the National Park Service updated the ongoing efforts to put out a brushfire that has burned 130 acres of the New River Gorge National River.  They said on Wednesday, April 23 that the fire is nearly completely contained, but not yet fully controlled. More>>

Young girl dies in crash on US 119 in Boone County, WV

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A 16-year-old girl died in a crash on US 119 (Corridor G) in Boone County, WV. More>>

UPDATE: Police searching for missing Logan County, WV woman; vehicle

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The Logan County Sheriff's Dept. is asking for the public's help finding a missing Logan County, WV woman. More>>

UPDATE: Man charged with murder in Gallia County, OH murder case

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David Dwayne Brewster was charged Wednesday with the murder of Daniel Lee Day, along with a previous charge of a theft of a vehicle. More>>

Woman arrested for arson in Huntington, WV

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A woman was arrested in Huntington, WV Wednesday morning for arson involving a vehicle that was burned in 2013. More>>

Ambulance fire under investigation in Nitro, WV

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Crews responded to an ambulance fire at Medic Station 32 at 201 1st Avenue South in Nitro.  More>>

LATEST: Plane reported off radar but safely returned to Yeager Airport

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A plane that had been believed to have gone down had dropped off radar and has safely landed at Yeager Airport.
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UPDATE: Man sentenced in Huntington murder case

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Thomas White was sentenced Wednesday afternoon of April 23 on two counts of first degree murder. More>>

Scioto County, OH deputies searching for wanted sex offender

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Scioto County, OH deputies are searching for a convicted sex offender who failed to register a change of address. More>>

US 35 near Putnam-Kanawha county line now open following accident

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US 35 in Putnam County, WV, near the Kanawha-Putnam county line, is closed after a three car accident left people with injuries. More>>

UPDATE: Juveniles in Stable Condition After Dirt Bike, ATV Collide in Belmont County

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One juvenile was flown to a nearby hospital following an accident involving an ATV and a dirt bike on Tuesday evening in Belmont County. More>>

Carter Caves State Resort Park offering zip line experience for one day only

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Carter Caves State Resort Park is offering a one-day zip line experience on May 3. More>>

Wayne High School greenhouse class to host community sale

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Wayne High School will host a community sale put on by their Greenhouse Technology class. More>>

Portsmouth, OH man arrested on theft and forgery charges

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A man from Portsmouth, OH is facing theft and forgery charges. More>>

Full confession letter released in death of Gallia County, Ohio hunter Video included

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The Gallia County Sheriff's Office has released the full text of an alleged confession letter, in the case of the death of Larry Bradley in December. Investigators hope someone will come forward about the letter.  More>>

Brush fire burns in Campbells Creek, WV

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West Virginia Division of Natural Resource has responded and will be handling the investigation into the cause of the fire.


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Patriot Coal issues 60-day notice of potential layoffs at 2 WV mines

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Patriot Coal issued warnings that it could lay off employees at its Wells mining complex near Wharton and its Corridor G complex near Danville. More>>

Two pedestrians are hospitalized after being hit by a car in Floyd County, KY

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Kentucky State Police are investigating an accident involving two pedestrians that occurred on Monday, April 21. in the Wayland community of Floyd County, KY.

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Wayne County community optimistic $18 million bond passes, will get new school Video included

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The passing of a $18 million bond proposal is what's holding the Crum community back from new school buildings for both the elementary and middle schools.  More>>

80-year-old woman homeless after 8 homes collapse in McDowell County Video included

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Several people are left homeless Tuesday, after their apartment complex crumbled to the ground. More>>

Marshall Co. makes plans for natural gas combined cycle power plant

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The project still needs to obtain state and federal approvals to develop and build the plant, but organizers anticipate construction to begin in 2015 and operations to begin by 2018. More>>

Senator Rockefeller and Ted Koppel Host a Fireside Chat at WV Wesleyan Video included

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It was a celebratory day at West Virginia Wesleyan College as Senator Jay Rockefeller returned to campus for the first time in nearly eight years in an event with journalist Ted Koppel.  More>>

LATEST: Preliminary report released in Kanawha County, WV plane crash that took two lives Video included

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Two people who died after a small plane crashed just before 5 p.m. on April 11, near the Riverside area of Kanawha County, WV, have been identified.
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Mudslide on Riverside Drive in McDowell County still keeps road closed

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Repairs on a McDowell County road continue, following a water line leak and mudslide. More>>

Volunteers needed for Sutton Lake cleanup event

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Sutton Lake Marina and the WV Dept. of Environmental Protection are looking for volunteers to help clean up the area around Sutton Lake in Sutton, WV. More>>

Quarter of prostate cancer patients may abandon 'watchful waiting' approach

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Doctors often recommend no treatment at all when a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, opting instead to keep a close eye on the slow-growing tumor and acting only when it becomes aggressive. More>>

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