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23rd Anniversary of deadly explosion at Belpre chemical plant

23 years ago, 3 workers died in an explosion at what was then the Shell Chemical Plant in Belpre, and the explosion was felt and seen across the Mid-Ohio Valley.


The Wood County 911 Center says they received multiple calls within the last few hours regarding a structure fire located in Williamstown.



A Mineral Wells man is recovering at the hospital after driving the wrong way on I-77 early Sunday morning.


As we near the holiday weekend there are multiple events going on this weekend for the communities to honor those who have died in active military service


Veteran raises awareness about PTSD


Local organizations honor veterans and families in annual cookout


Teen receives diploma in hospital after missing graduation due to crash


Interview: #ChadRayStrong Benefit Comedy Show at The Polo Club-June 3rd


To Your Eye Health-Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis


Forecast for May 29th, 2017


Daybreak: Chad Ray Comedy Show Benefit


Daybreak: PHS Soccer Camps


Risk of drowning remains after kids are out of the pool


Parkersburg funeral home hosts 60th annual Memorial Day ceremony


Scots Marketplace sells pink flowers to support cancer research


Microcurrent facial giving faces a workout


UPDATE: Summer pool season begins


Drug overdose deaths increase 36% in Ohio, 13% in WV, in 2016


UPDATE: Elschlager indicted by federal grand jury


Update: Man sentenced for stealing a Parkersburg Police cruiser


Washington County Sheriff's Office Ordered to Stop Inmate Phone Call Recording


Ohio couple indicted in cocaine overdose death of 9-year-old son


Food Truck Fridays hits downtown Marietta


Frontier expands broadband service to area counties


Local Star Wars collector reflects on 40th Anniversary of Star Wars films


Young girl named 'Honorary Trooper' for her kindness


UPDATE: U.S. Chemical Safety Board investigating fatal explosion at Barbour Co., WV industrial plant


Act aims to make hearing aids more affordable


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