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West Virginia Agency OKs Funds for School Building Projects
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:43:16 +0000
The West Virginia School Building Authority has voted to fund more than $72 million in facilities projects statewide. Monday's vote includes construction and renovation projects for public school syst...
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Audit: $5 Million IOU as West Virginia Missed FEMA Deadlines
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:18:52 +0000
A state audit says West Virginia's Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management didn't comply with federal regulations, forcing localities to pay for disaster relief....
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Could the ‘Free’ Community and Technical College Bill Reappear in 2019?
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:04:33 +0000
A bill West Virginia Public Broadcasting followed closely during the 2018 regular state Legislative session could resurface in 2019 – legislation that would offer tuition assistance to in-state studen...
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Atlantic Coast Pipeline Developer Stops Construction
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 19:45:42 +0000
Atlantic Coast Pipeline developer Dominion Energy stopped construction Friday along the multi-billion dollar natural gas pipeline's entire 600-mile route. In a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory ...
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Digging For Answers: New Report Points To Industry Obfuscation Of Mining’s Health Effects
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:29:05 +0000
Jason Walker spends $50 per month on bottled water. He spends three hours each week standing by the small stream that runs near his house, pumping creek water into a thousand-gallon tank. “You have to...
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New Report Knocks Surface Mining Companies for Supressing Health-Risk Science
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:00:00 +0000
On this West Virginia Morning, a growing body of research shows that people living near mountaintop removal coal mines face increased risks of disease linked to pollutants in air and water. A new repo...
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'Campus-Carry' Bill Could Resurface in 2019 Session
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 21:01:33 +0000
West Virginia lawmakers in the Eastern Panhandle have a long list of issues they hope to tackle in the upcoming state Legislative session, including reintroducing a controversial bill to allow eligibl...
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'Who's Going to Pay for It?': No Easy Answers to Resolve Water Issues
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:38:54 +0000
BRADSHAW -- Local officials in McDowell County called a meeting in the town of Bradshaw to talk about broadband internet in West Virginia’s poorest county. But the first question from a resident focus...
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Search for Central Water System Proves Futile For One Family
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:29:36 +0000
BRANCHLAND -- In Southern West Virginia, reliable access to clean water doesn’t just mean getting what you pay for. Sometimes, you don’t have the opportunity to pay for it. Allen Adkins has been tryin...
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Loneliness May Make it Harder to Manage Chronic Conditions
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:28:59 +0000
A new study from the West Virginia University School of Nursing suggests that loneliness may be making it harder for middle-aged Appalachians to manage chronic health conditions. The study looked at 9...
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In Southern W.Va, Days Without Water Are a Way Of Life
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:21:12 +0000
GARY -- Each morning Tina Coleman turns her faucet, she waits to see what color the water will be when, or if, it flows out. Some days it’s blue or green -- earthy tones that could be comforting in a ...
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‘Muddy, Nasty Water.’ Why These Eastern Kentuckians Are Afraid To Drink From Their Taps
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:13:57 +0000
HARLAN, Ky. -- David Wilburn stood in the kitchen of his Harlan County home and filled a gallon jug from the faucet and held it up to the light. “It might be clear right now, but that’s just until the...
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‘Tip Of the Spear.’ As Customers Beg For Clean Water, Is a Crisis Looming In Appalachia?
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:08:14 +0000
Jimmy Kerr sat in his real estate office near Pikeville and talked of a looming crisis in Eastern Kentucky. Kerr is treasurer of the Martin County Water District, a utility that’s made national news a...
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Many in Eastern Kentucky Can’t Count on Clean Water. Here are 5 Ways to Fix That.
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:01:01 +0000
Everyone deserves reliable access to clean water for drinking, cooking and washing, but that’s often not the case in mountainous Eastern Kentucky. As the Herald-Leader reported this series, Stirring t...
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‘Set the Buckets Out.’ A Family Of 7 Prays For Rain As a Mountain Water System Cumbles
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 18:55:15 +0000
HUNTLEYVILLE, Ky.-- Jessica and Tim Taylor’s prayers seem to have paid off. The rain came. It filled the buckets that lined the outside of their home. It filled the small plastic pool by the barn they...
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Cardiac Surgery May Result in More Complications in Patients with Opioid Use Disorder
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 18:11:51 +0000
A new study has found that cardiology patients with opioid use disorders have more complications, longer hospital stays and costlier surgeries. The study looked at 5.7 million patients who underwent c...
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Indie Pro-Wrestling, A Look Back: Inside Appalachia
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 18:00:00 +0000
This week on Inside Appalachia, we take another look at the world of independent pro-wrestling. While pro-wrestling is popular across the country and all around the world, the sport has a rich and sto...
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'Last Dollar In' Tuition Bill Could Be Ressurected in 2019
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:00:00 +0000
On this West Virginia Morning, a bill we followed closely during the 2018 legislative session could resurface in the 2019 session – legislation that would offer tuition assistance to in-state students...
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Manchin Changes Mind on GOP-Confirmed Trump Energy Nominee
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:23:10 +0000
The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump’s nominee for a federal energy board despite a video that shows the nominee saying renewable energy “screws up” the nation’s electrical grid. The Republ...
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FBI Opens Probe into Alleged Beating at W.Va. Traffic Stop
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 22:50:25 +0000
A West Virginia county prosecutor says the FBI has opened an investigation into a traffic stop involving two state police troopers and a sheriff's deputy in which a teenage motorist allegedly was beat...
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