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Manchin to White House: Withdraw nominee for drug czar


Senator Joe Manchin is demanding that the White House withdraw the nomination of Pennsylvania Republican Rep. Tom Marino to be the nation's drug czar.

WV Road Bonds Plan Wins in a Landslide

73% of voters supported Gov. Justice's Road Bonds Plan 73% of voters supported Gov. Justice's Road Bonds Plan

Governor Justice was welcomed at the capitol with rousing applause. His signature Road Bond Referendum approved by voters, with 73 percent saying yes to the roads plan. "And we've got to have jobs, and we've got to have opportunity, and this will do it.... And I'm am so happy for our state and in every single way," said Gov. Jim Justice, (R) West Virginia. With the road bonds approved, the Legislature may be back in special session next week to deal with certain issues. &...

West Virginia Road Bond Results

Here are the results for a referendum on issuing $1.6 billion in state bonds to repair and build roads and bridges in West Virginia.

West Virginia voters back $1.6 billion roads bonding


 With most precincts reporting, West Virginia voters are overwhelmingly agreeing to issue $1.6 billion in state bonds to repair and build roads and bridges.

US Sen. Chuck Schumer to attend West Virginia Dems dinner

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer will be the keynote speaker at the West Virginia Democratic Party's annual dinner next month.

Area Delegate Reacts to Governor Justice's party Switch Video included


It has been just over a week since Governor Jim Justice decided to switch political parties.   House Minority Leader Delegate Tim Miley said he is not surprised by the decision.  After talking with his colleagues on both sides of the aisle, there are many concerns among state lawmakers. One of those concerns, whether businesses will want to move into the state with the current economic climate. "We haven't raised taxes or revenue in a long long time and the price...

Wine Spectator Honors 3 North Central West Virginia Restaurants Video included


In North Central West Virginia, there are three restaurants that have been honored by Wine Spectator multiple times. The owners of two of those restaurants said providing quality service and working with local vendors helps them stand out in the local food tourism business.  "We definitely want them to have a wow factor," said Daniel Watts, Wonder Bar WV LLC managing partner. For 71 years, The Wonder Bar Steakhouse in Clarksburg has worked to serve North Central...

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