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DEP: Old Mine Gas Ignites W.Va. Well Blast, 7 Hurt

Posted: 06/08/2010 - Officials said today a crew drilling a natural gas well through an abandoned coal mine in the northern panhandle hit a pocket of methane gas that ignited, triggering an explosion that burned seven workers.

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PSC Denies Bid To Reconsider Phone Company Sale

Posted: 06/08/2010 - West Virginia's Public Service Commission has rejected a request to reconsider the sale of Verizon's phone lines in the state to Frontier Communications.

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3 R's Updated: State Board Approves Course Changes

Posted: 06/08/2010 - Ohio students will pursue more focussed and rigorous goals following the state school board's adoption of new standards in english, math, the arts, social studies, and science.

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Updated: Dish TV to Launch WTAP Stations June 4

Updated: 06/03/2010 - Dish Network, a nationwide deliverer of television signals for home and out-of-home viewing, will begin carrying WTAP’s NBC and FOX Parkersburg stations starting June 4th.

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School Bus Crash Kills Ohio Kindergartener

Updated: 06/07/2010 - A school bus carrying seven young children went off a highway, hit a utility pole and flipped onto its roof, killing a kindergarten student in what authorities say is Ohio's first school bus fatality in 22 years.

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Exploration Of W.Va. Coal Mine Resumes

Posted: 06/03/2010 - Two teams of Massey Energy and government employees have resumed exploring a West Virginia mine where 29 men died in an explosion last month.

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UPDATE: Georgia Man Sent Back

Updated: 06/03/2010 - A Georgia man, wanted for questioning in a murder, will now head back to his home state.

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Patrolling the City with Fewer Wheels

Updated: 06/02/2010 - It's easy to spot a police car with those red and blue lights on top, but Parkersburg Police now have another way of getting around.

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Starving Horses' Owner Faces Animal Cruelty Charge

Posted: 06/01/2010 - A Prichard man has been charged with one count of animal cruelty over 51 emaciated horses, mules and donkeys found on his farm, along with 42 neglected puppies and dogs.

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Nearly 20 Flags Burned In Ohio Community

Posted: 06/01/2010 - People in one Ohio town say they were startled Memorial day morning to find vandals had torched close to 20 U.S. flags installed on lawns by the Rotary Club.

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Cuts To Yield Slight W.Va. Budget Surplus

Posted: 06/01/2010 - West Virginia's state government still expects to end its budget year below estimate next month, but officials are predicting a surplus as well.

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Memorial Day in Marietta

Updated: 05/31/2010 - The city of Marietta had a Monday morning full of events to celebrate Memorial Day.

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