- Court rejects voter registration lawsuit in West Virginia Updated: May-04-16 3:36 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The West Virginia Supreme Court swiftly rejected a lawsuit filed against the county clerks of Kanawha and Cabell counties over their refusal to accept online voter registrations from the Secretary of State's office.
- Donald Trump to campaign in Charleston on Thursday Updated: May-03-16 10:10 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is appearing at a rally Thursday in Charleston in advance of the state's primary election next Tuesday.
- Democrats divide in 3-way primary for West Virginia governor Updated: May-03-16 4:57 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - While West Virginia's coal industry shrivels and unemployment surges, billionaire businessman Jim Justice is dreaming about the next Dollywood, Disney World or Idaho potato in his Democratic bid for governor.
- West Virginia GOP governor hopeful Cole to support Trump Updated: May-03-16 12:12 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Republican candidate for West Virginia governor Bill Cole is supporting Donald Trump for president.
- Outside groups outspend 5 West Virginia high court hopefuls Updated: May-02-16 10:34 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - In a crowded West Virginia Supreme Court contest, third-party groups are outspending the five candidates.
- News Guide: A look at other primary races in West Virginia Updated: Apr-30-16 11:36 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - They're not running for president, governor, Congress or the state Supreme Court, yet some candidates in West Virginia's May 10 primary are hoping for the chance to earn their party's nominations for several statewide offices. Here is a summary of those races:
- Attorney general's office participating in Drug Take-Back Updated: Apr-29-16 5:49 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office is participating in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday with a dropoff site at the state Capitol.
- Public comments on hospitals' merger overwhelmingly negative Updated: Apr-27-16 11:09 am
HUNTINGTON, West Virginia - None of the 18 letters sent to the West Virginia Attorney General's office recently were in favor of a proposal to merge two Huntington hospitals.
- Supreme Court Justice Loughry speaking at Law Day event Updated: Apr-27-16 5:04 am
WELCH, West Virginia - A West Virginia Supreme Court justice will speak this week in Welch during the McDowell County Law Day event.
- West Virginia AG transfers $10M for anti-drug efforts Updated: Apr-26-16 3:17 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says he's transferring $10 million from his office's consumer protection fund to the state's general fund for substance abuse treatment efforts and to reduce a backlog of state police crime lab drug tests.
- Outside money in West Virginia high court race nears $500K Updated: Apr-26-16 2:51 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Almost a half-million dollars in outside interest group money is influencing West Virginia's five-way Supreme Court race through advertising.
- Environmentalists sue for cleanup at bankrupt mine sites Updated: Apr-26-16 11:13 am
SUMMERSVILLE, West Virginia - Environmental groups are taking legal action to require the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to treat water pollution at bankrupt coal mines.
- Environmentalists sue for cleanup at bankrupt mine sites Updated: Apr-26-16 10:43 am
SUMMERSVILLE, West Virginia - Environmental groups are taking legal action to require the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection to treat water pollution at bankrupt coal mines in Barbour, Nicholas and Preston counties.
- Berkeley Springs High School wins environmental honor Updated: Apr-26-16 1:06 am
BERKELEY SPRINGS, West Virginia - Berkeley Springs High School has been singled out for its environmentally friendly practices.
- Senate GOP billed $21k in suit that threatened majority Updated: Apr-25-16 4:27 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia Senate Republican leaders were billed almost $21,000 in state money for outside attorneys in a legal case that threatened their majority.
- Over 1,500 West Virginians will lose food stamps benefits Updated: Apr-25-16 1:51 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - More than 1,500 West Virginians will lose their food stamp benefits starting next month under new requirements that recipients must either work or be in training, according to state officials.
- West Virginia, Japanese leaders talk natural gas partnership Updated: Apr-25-16 3:31 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin and natural gas industry executives have met with Japanese business leaders to discuss investment opportunities.
- Woman charged with using drugs, driving with infant in car Updated: Apr-21-16 5:57 am
BELLE, West Virginia - West Virginia State Police say a woman is facing charges after she used drugs and then drove with an infant in her car.
- West Virginia official sues Pennsylvania-based pharmacy Updated: Apr-18-16 3:58 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is seeking to block a Pennsylvania-based pharmacy from doing business in West Virginia.
- Simpson tops fundraising in 5-way Dem primary for US House Updated: Apr-18-16 3:15 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Cory Simpson raised the most money in the five-way Democratic primary for Republican U.S. Rep. Alex Mooney's seat, and a group fueled by the billionaire industrialist Koch brothers gave $100,000 to a super PAC supporting Republican Bill Cole for governor.
- State Supreme Court reverses age discrimination ruling Updated: Apr-18-16 2:13 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The West Virginia Supreme Court has reversed a previous ruling it made that dismissed a lawsuit alleging age discrimination.
- Koch group gives $100k to PAC pushing GOP governor hopeful Updated: Apr-18-16 11:33 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - A group fueled by the billionaire industrialist Koch brothers has donated $100,000 to a super PAC supporting Republican Bill Cole for governor in West Virginia.
- WVU board OKs $2.3M engineering lab for new Beckley campus Updated: Apr-16-16 11:30 am
MORGANTOWN, West Virginia - West Virginia University's Board of Governors has approved plans to build a $2.3 million engineering lab building at its new Beckley campus.
- State Supreme Court says DHHR case should get hearing Updated: Apr-15-16 3:17 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The West Virginia Supreme Court has ruled that a jury should decide whether two former Department of Health and Human Resources officials were retaliated against for raising issues about an advertising contract.
- Lawmakers to overhaul intern rules after sex offender hired Updated: Apr-15-16 9:03 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia lawmakers plan to overhaul hiring rules for paid interns after the House of Delegates employed a registered sex offender during this year's legislative session.