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A man who barricaded himself inside his apartment in New Matamoras Tuesday afternoon is being held for questioning in the death of his 5-month-old child, though authorities say they're still investigating whether a crime occurred.



On Tuesday morning alone, 40 people came to Manpower's Parkersburg office to apply and interview for jobs at the new Hino Motors plant in Parkersburg.


Congratulations to our May 2018 Jan Dils' Golden Apple Award Winner: Parkersburg Catholic High School teacher and coach Danny Tennant!


Vehicle stuck on closed part of Route 83 awaiting landslide repairs in Washington County


Second person sentenced after January drug arrest


Drug suspect given counseling


Parkersburg Police Chief Joseph Martin on Memorial Day Driving Safety


"Opportunity Zones" available in Parkersburg


Wood County students learn about different aspects of safety


3 ways to get cash back on your groceries


New Drug Related Tip Line In Pleasants County


Senior Health Expo in Vienna Offers Affordable Resources



UPDATE: Parkersburg Police working to identify man's body found near St. Joseph's parking garage


Lightning strikes cause 2 fires in Washington County


Storms keep emergency crews busy across Mid-Ohio Valley


UPDATE: Woman arrested in connection with suspicious death in Meigs County


Ritchie County Deputies looking for stolen truck


Sistersville man dies after dirt bike crash in Tyler County


Belpre Board of Education receives results of parent survey


UPDATE: House passes Hershel Woody Williams VA bill


Parkersburg Fire Department gets 3 new firefighters


Marietta Wastewater Treatment Plan renovations continue with help from Ohio EPA


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UPDATE: PEIA Task Force publicly reveals its findings


Parkersburg Area Community Foundation Spring Grants


Single-lane closures to affect two bridges on U.S. 50 in Ritchie County


Wood County to pay lower employee insurance rates


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