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Feds say natural gas price to rebound

January 26, 2016 WHEELING — Despite a slump in natural gas prices, officials with the U.S. Energy Information Administration expect a rebound over the next two years due to higher industrial use and exports. more »»

Comfort House may seek levy for support

January 26, 2016 WEIRTON — When two Newell men sexually assaulted a 9-year-old boy in the summer of 2014, the Comfort House Child Advocacy Center was there to interview the boy and shepherd him and his family throug... more »»

Hancock schools will try to settle water bill dispute

January 26, 2016 NEW CUMBERLAND — Hoping to avoid any more water shutoff notices, the Hancock County school board agreed Monday to seek a settlement in its ongoing billing dispute with the Weirton Area Water Board. more »»

Brooke County schools accept HVAC bid for high school

January 26, 2016 WELLSBURG — On Monday the Brooke County Board of Education accepted a $4.9 million bid for the installation of a new heating, ventilation and air conditioning system for Brooke High Schoo. more »»

Media day helps area blood supply recover

January 26, 2016 WHEELING — During winter, blood donations often plummet along with temperatures — and the American Red Cross is hoping Monday’s Media Blood Donor Day at WesBanco Arena will help get things back on... more »»

Trinity’s Heartland for 2016 set for Feb. 18

January 26, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — Trinity Health System along with Prime Time Office on Aging, the Herald-Star, WTOV-TV, Lamar and 106.3 The River, are once again sponsoring HEARTLAND 2016 at the Fort Steuben Mall 6 a. more »»

Huntington donates $70,000 to Urban Mission’s J.O.S.H.U.A.

January 26, 2016 STEUBENVILLE — While some people might not find much to like about Mondays, Urban Mission Ministries found good reason to take delight, thanks to the generosity of Huntington Bank. more »»

Leaders plan for regional Naloxone project

January 26, 2016 WHEELING —Community leaders will meet this week to discuss ways to make naloxone, a drug that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose, more availabl. more »»

Alpha Natural Resources laying off 900 across W.Va.

January 26, 2016 CHARLESTON — Bankrupt coal producer Alpha Natural Resources announced Monday it plans to lay off 831 miners and dozens more support staff at eight underground mines and two processing plants in... more »»

USW rally set for Wednesday

January 25, 2016 WEIRTON — Members of the United Steelworkers Local 2911 will hold a rally at 3 p.m. more »»


January 25, 2016 Josh Ferguson, 9, of New Cumberland, pulls his brother, Nick, 10, through a snow tunnel they created Sunday afternoon from the weekend’s snowfal. more »»

Federal officials target methane flaring

January 25, 2016 WHEELING — Federal officials on Friday announced new regulations cracking down on flaring, venting and leaking of methane in natural gas drilling operations. more »»

Stronger pipeline rules planned

January 25, 2016 WHEELING — Obama administration officials are working to strengthen oversight of pipelines carrying materials such as ethane and other natural gas liquids, but industry leaders fear federal... more »»

Media Blood Donor Day set for today

January 25, 2016 WHEELING — Ohio Valley residents have an opportunity to become heroes today. The 30th-annual Ohio Valley Media Blood Donor Day is set for 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. more »»

Professor optimistic about ethane cracker

January 25, 2016 DILLES BOTTOM — An Ohio State University professor believes the $5. more »»

Beginner’s class

January 25, 2016 Local artist Lora Russell will conduct a beginner’s painting class, open to the public, from 2:30-5 p.m. Feb. 10 in the multipurpose room of Oak Glen Middle School. more »»

Project Lifesaver equipment sitting idle in Ohio County

January 25, 2016 WHEELING — In the U.S. and Canada, more than 3,000 lives have been saved through Project Lifesaver. But none of those have been in Ohio County. more »»

Area lucky but road crews, shovels stay busy

January 24, 2016 While many areas of the nation and the region are still coping with record levels of snowfall this weekend, much of Jefferson, Brooke and Hancock counties have had an easier time recovering. more »»

Natural gas projects await approval

January 24, 2016 WHEELING — Marcellus and Utica shale industry leaders believe the federal government is delaying construction of interstate pipelines that would relieve the region's natural gas glut, but regulators... more »»

Latest Leadership Weirton class begins journey

January 24, 2016 WEIRTON — The newest class of Leadership Weirton has set off on their journey of teamwork, communication, and learning more about themselves and the community. more »»

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