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BLACK FRIDAY: Thousands Shop Deals At The Highlands Video included

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Thousands visit the Highlands to get their Christmas shopping done early. 

US Appeals Court Orders Halt on Natural Gas Pipeline in Ohio

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A federal appellate court has issued an order that temporarily prevents a company from building an 8-mile (12.87-kilometer) stretch of a high-pressure natural gas pipeline through a northeast Ohio city.

One Dead After Two-Vehicle Crash in Cadiz Video included

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Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash on US 250 in Cadiz.

BLACK FRIDAY: Ohio Valley Mall Hosts Chocolate Rush Video included

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Hundreds of shoppers made their way to the Ohio Valley Mall Thursday night and again Friday morning for Black Friday deals.

A whale's tale: Longest painting in North America restored

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Massachusetts museum restores longest painting in North America, 'Grand Panorama of a Whaling Voyage Round the World,' so it can share the story of American whaling with the public.

Martins Ferry Kicks Off New Christmas Tradition Video included

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If you're looking for something to do this evening, head over to Martins Ferry for Winterfest! 

Local Shops Ready for Small Business Saturday Video included

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It's the fifth year Small Business Saturday has taken over the Valley, and local business owners tell me this is a day they always expect more traffic into their shops from the community.

Oglebay Good Zoo Kid Fun Day Video included

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Parents who wanted to go Black Friday shopping without the kids had a chance to leave them with Oglebay Good Zoo.

Small Business Saturday Less Than 24 Hours Away Video included

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Don't forget to shop small tomorrow for small business Saturday! There are countless locally owned stores across the Ohio Valley that will be running specials for you as you head out to shop. In an effort to support these local places that make our communities strong, American Express launched Small Business Saturday on the Saturday after Thanksgiving - hoping to help bring more holiday shopping to small businesses. Last year, small business owners across the country generated an e...

Ohio AG offers consumer tips for Black Friday shopping

Ohio AG offers consumer tips for Black Friday shopping

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP)  Attorney General Mike DeWine is offering Ohio consumers some tips ahead of the busiest shopping weekend of the year.      - Sellers set their own return policies, including "no returns" - but they must clearly inform customers of the policy before a purchase is completed.      - Ads for holiday sales should clearly disclose important exclusions or limitations, such as limited quantities, restricted sale hours and "...

Suits over West Virginia warehouse fire in federal court

Suits over West Virginia warehouse fire in federal court Video included

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Three lawsuits seeking damages following the industrial warehouse fire that burned for a week in Parkersburg have been moved from state to federal court.      The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports that the defendants sought the transfer from Wood County Circuit Court because of the large number of plaintiffs and sum of money in question.      The blaze began Oct. 21 in the 420,000-square-foot (39,000-square-meter) property owned by Intercontinental Export I...

Throwback Thursday: The Soup Kitchen Of Greater Wheeling Video included

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As we sit down to enjoy a warm meal with friends and family on Thanksgiving, it's important to remember how blessed we are. One local group has been blessing others for 35 years.

Dozens Turn Out For 10th Annual Turkey Trot Video included

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Dozens get the chance to justify all of the turkey, mashed potatoes, and baked goods they gobble up on Thanksgiving.

$10 Million Streetscape Project for Wheeling Video included

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With the opening of The Health Plan's new building in Downtown Wheeling, City Council is working to upgrade all of the landscape downtown through a large project.

LATEST UPDATE: Las Vegas Shooting Gunman Fired Over 1,100 Rounds

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LAS VEGAS (AP) - The top lawman in Las Vegas confirmed the gunman who killed dozens of people at a concert last month fired more than 1,100 rounds. The newly released estimate from Sheriff Joe Lombardo offers more detail about the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Lombardo told officials he was aware of the previously unreported figure because his department's forensics lab is working with the FBI to process all ballistics evidence. Stephen Paddock killed 58 peop...

Police Investigate Dairy Queen Robbery Video included

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Officials have confirmed that the Bridgeport Dairy Queen was robbed Wednesday evening at knife-point. 

68,000 students participate in Ohio college credit program

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The state says more than 68,000 students participated during the second full year of a statewide program that allows Ohio middle- and high-schoolers to earn free college credit.

State to target high-crash Ohio roads with 70 mph limits

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The state says it will target high-crash Ohio roads that have 70 mph limits as it studies the impact of the change to the faster speed.  

Shoppers Prepare for Black Friday Deals Video included

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Black Friday shoppers are getting ready for their big day!  

Tips to Safely Prepare Your Thanksgiving Turkey Video included

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It's a quick and tasty way of cooking up that Thanksgiving turkey.

Staying Safe While Shopping Online Video included

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Cyber Monday is just around the corner, and we need to pause a moment and consider online safety. 

Local Suicide Prevention Group Makes a Change Video included

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One local group has been working to help save lives throughout the Valley.

Sports Betting Could Become Legal in WV Video included

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 With football season in full swing, one money making company a lot of sports fans play, could be coming to the Mountain State.

Police Search for Best Buy Robber Video included

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The Ohio County Sheriff's Office is investigating a theft from the Best Buy at the Highlands.

Avoiding Food-borne Illnesses this Thanksgiving Video included

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A lot of amateur cooks are stressing out about preparing the family meal ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday. 

Owner of Cody the Dog Pleads Not Guilty to Charges

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The owner of Cody the Dog has pleaded not guilty to her charges.

Sinkhole In Martins Ferry Finally Getting Fixed Video included

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It's been over a year since a massive sinkhole opened up in Martins Ferry, and now something is being done about it.

Martins Ferry Gearing Up For Their First Ever Winterfest

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We're only a few days from the kickoff of a Martin's Ferry first, Winterfest!

Hundreds Gather for Annual Light Up Night in Jefferson County Video included

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The city of Steubenville kicked off the holiday season with a big celebration Tuesday night. 

Healthy Tips So You Can Enjoy Your Favorite Holiday Foods Video included

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With Thanksgiving kicking off the holiday season, temptations are all around us, and making those healthy and smart food choices can be challenging. But here's some simple healthy tips so you can enjoy your favorite foods without gaining a pound.

School Bus Involved in Minor Accident Video included

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A school bus was involved in a minor accident Tuesday afternoon near Orchard Lane on Roberts Ridge in Marshall County.

'Feed the Need' Contest Winners Announced Video included

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Five Ohio Valley families have been chosen as winners of the WTRF and Riesbeck's Feed The Need contest. 

Bethlehem Fire Department Facing Funding Cut Video included

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The Bethlehem Fire Department faces a major funding cut after a vote a Monday night's council meeting.

Snow Ordinance Could Mean Big Fines Video included

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Snow may be the mark of the most wonderful time of the year, but for some business and property owners the snow could cost them a little extra money; and an ordinance on snow cleanup throughout Wheeling would be the cause.

School Hosts 33rd Annual Thanksgiving Lunch Video included

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An annual Thanksgiving feast was held at Madison Elementary School on Tuesday. 

Local Merchants Encourage You to Shop Local, Saturday Video included

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Local shops will be the focus this weekend as a part of Small Business Saturday. 

Experts Offer Advice For Staying Safe While Holiday Shopping Video included

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Christmas shopping gives criminals the opportunity for some "shopping" of their own. So before we burst into the malls and shops with our lists in hand, we need to consider some safety tips. The Belmont County Sheriff's Department offers some advice. They say thieves tend to go after what they can see. In your house, don't leave valuables out where they can be seen through a window. The same goes for your car. And Sheriff Dave Lucas says leaving your garage door opener...

Local Farmer's Market Sets Up Shop For Thanksgiving Video included

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It may be the end of farmer's market season, but with Thanksgiving only two days away, residents are searching for ways to get their local produce for their feast.

Police Say He Confessed to a Harrison County Robbery Video included

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Ryan Albright was arrested on Tuesday after police say he robbed a local business.

Ohio Valley Mall Gearing Up For Black Friday Deals Video included

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One of the busiest shopping events of the year starts this week.

Wheeling Police are Warning Resident of Phone Scams

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?Wheeling Police want to put out a warning of several scam calls looking to prey on the city's residents. 

Beware of Charity Fraud When Making Donations Video included

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At a time of year when people are opening their wallets and donating to causes they care about, it is extremely important to be aware of financial scams.

Charlie Rose Fired by CBS News

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CBS News has fired Charlie Rose after several women accused the veteran newsman of sexual misconduct.

UMWA Partners with Boscov's to Donate Hundreds of Coats Video included

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For the past four years, the United Mine Workers Local 1473 has partnered with Boscov's to give out more than 1,200 coats to help kids stay warm in the winter.

Moundsville Man Facing Attempted Burglary Charges Video included

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A Moundsville man is behind bars after allegedly climbing through the window of a home on Wheeling Island.

U.S. Ending Temporary Permits For Almost 60,000 Haitians

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WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration announced it's ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation. The Homeland Security Department said conditions in Haiti have improved significantly, so the benefit will be extended one last time - until July 2019 - to give Haitians time to prepare to return home. "Since the 2010 earthquake, ...

VW to spend $40B on electric cars, technology through 2022

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Volkswagen says it plans to spend more than 34 billion euros ($40 billion) over the next five years on developing electric cars, autonomous driving and other new technologies.

Join us for the WTRF Annual Thanksgiving Bake Sale Video included

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WTRF is excited about our upcoming annual Holiday Bake Sale! 

Suspect In New Kensington Officer Shooting In Custody

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Update in the New Kensington officer Shaw shooting, According to the Pennsylvania State Police, Rahmael Sal Holt is in custody.

The Unity Center Will Soon Leave Its Building in Center Wheeling Video included

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They've been at the former Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Center Wheeling for several years.

Bob's Lunch In Moundsville Serves Free Thanksgiving Dinner To Hundreds Video included

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It's a tradition that people have come to love. 

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  • Small Business Saturday Less Than 24 Hours Away

    Small Business Saturday Less Than 24 Hours Away

    Friday, November 24 2017 9:56 AM EST2017-11-24 14:56:16 GMT
    Don't forget to shop small tomorrow for small business Saturday! There are countless locally owned stores across the Ohio Valley that will be running specials for you as you head out to shop. In an effort to support these local places that make our communities strong, American Express launched Small Business Saturday on the Saturday after Thanksgiving - hoping to help bring more holiday shopping to small businesses. Last year, small business owners across the country generated an e...
    Don't forget to shop small tomorrow for small business Saturday! There are countless locally owned stores across the Ohio Valley that will be running specials for you as you head out to shop. In an effort to support these local places that make our communities strong, American Express launched Small Business Saturday on the Saturday after Thanksgiving - hoping to help bring more holiday shopping to small businesses. Last year, small business owners across the country generated an e...
  • Throwback Thursday: The Soup Kitchen Of Greater Wheeling

    Throwback Thursday: The Soup Kitchen Of Greater Wheeling

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:40 PM EST2017-11-23 20:40:10 GMT

    As we sit down to enjoy a warm meal with friends and family on Thanksgiving, it's important to remember how blessed we are. One local group has been blessing others for 35 years.

    As we sit down to enjoy a warm meal with friends and family on Thanksgiving, it's important to remember how blessed we are. One local group has been blessing others for 35 years.

  • Tips to Safely Prepare Your Thanksgiving Turkey

    Tips to Safely Prepare Your Thanksgiving Turkey

    Thursday, November 23 2017 4:37 AM EST2017-11-23 09:37:45 GMT

    It's a quick and tasty way of cooking up that Thanksgiving turkey.

    It's a quick and tasty way of cooking up that Thanksgiving turkey.






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  • One Dead After Two-Vehicle Crash in Cadiz

    One Dead After Two-Vehicle Crash in Cadiz

    Friday, November 24 2017 2:52 PM EST2017-11-24 19:52:13 GMT

    Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash on US 250 in Cadiz.

    Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash on US 250 in Cadiz.

  • US Appeals Court Orders Halt on Natural Gas Pipeline in Ohio

    US Appeals Court Orders Halt on Natural Gas Pipeline in Ohio

    Friday, November 24 2017 12:56 PM EST2017-11-24 17:56:47 GMT

    A federal appellate court has issued an order that temporarily prevents a company from building an 8-mile (12.87-kilometer) stretch of a high-pressure natural gas pipeline through a northeast Ohio city.

    A federal appellate court has issued an order that temporarily prevents a company from building an 8-mile (12.87-kilometer) stretch of a high-pressure natural gas pipeline through a northeast Ohio city.

  • BLACK FRIDAY: Thousands Shop Deals At The Highlands

    BLACK FRIDAY: Thousands Shop Deals At The Highlands

    Friday, November 24 2017 10:51 AM EST2017-11-24 15:51:56 GMT

    Thousands visit the Highlands to get their Christmas shopping done early. 

    Thousands visit the Highlands to get their Christmas shopping done early. 

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