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A federal bankruptcy judge has approved a second limited loan package for ailing coal company Blackjewel LLC. During an emergency hearing Friday afternoon,... [Read More]
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On July 19, 1863, Confederate General John Hunt Morgan's daring raid across Kentucky, Indiana, and Ohio came to an end on Buffington Island, located in... [Read More]
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Following an investigation into a West Virginia bishop for sexual and financial misconduct, the Vatican has banned him from public ministry and handed down... [Read More]
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New research published this week finds communities across the county, including in West Virginia, can expect weeks of dangerously hot days in the coming... [Read More]
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On this episode of Inside Appalachia, we're taking another listen to a show we aired in March. It's an off-the-beaten-path tour of some of the... [Read More]
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On Sunday August 4 we welcome back revered songwriter Chris Knight and progressive Texas swing trio The Quebe Sisters to round out the line-up for... [Read More]
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While much of the country remains focused on the ongoing controversy surrounding President Donald Trump's racist remarks targeting four Democratic... [Read More]
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Two newly released sets of government data show that the death toll from the nation's opioid crisis may finally be dropping and also reveal the... [Read More]
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On this West Virginia Morning, a decade ago, not many people had heard much about fracking for natural gas. Since then, the gas industry has... [Read More]
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After the 2014 Elk River chemical spill in the Kanawha Valley, the West Virginia Rivers Coalition created the Safe Water WV initiative. The idea is... [Read More]
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On July 17, 1922, a deadly battle took place between striking miners and mine guards at the Richland Coal Company mine at Cliftonville, just east... [Read More]
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Best-selling author Sheila Redling, from Huntington, West Virginia, has written nine books under the pen name SG Redling. After losing her will to write,... [Read More]
On this West Virginia Morning, best-selling author Sheila Redling from Huntington has written nine books. After losing her will to write for a time, she... [Read More]
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Civil War General Benjamin Kelley died in Maryland on July 16, 1891, at age 84. The New Hampshire native had moved to Wheeling in 1836,... [Read More]
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Declining coal tax revenues place coal-reliant counties in Appalachia at risk of fiscal collapse, according to new research from the centrist Brookings... [Read More]
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The West Virginia House of Delegates will return to the state Capitol to finish up work on their first special session of the year. House... [Read More]
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The consequences of deindustrialization manifest in many different ways. Sherry Linkon and John Russo, two prominent scholars in working class studies,... [Read More]
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"History tells us, like it or not, as goes the mill, so goes Weirton, in good times and bad." This is a quote from Dr.... [Read More]
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One person's story can change your outlook on an entire town. Unfortunately, their story can leave you with more questions than answers. By 2018, around... [Read More]
On this West Virginia Morning, the American Medical Association marked a milestone last month. The largest professional association for physicians in the... [Read More]
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