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CHARLESTON, West Virginia -

 

Members of the state's Regional Jail Authority have endorsed a plan to hire 100 new full-time employees at regional jails. 

The plan still needs final approval but if it were to move forward, jail officials think it will actually help reduce costs for the state by cutting overtime.