Weirton Daily Timeshttp://www.weirtondailytimes.com/page/category.detail/nav/5006/Local Newsen-usMon, 25 Jul 2016 15:41:46 EDTMon, 25 Jul 2016 15:41:46 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssHydropower rises along Ohio River, but not locallyhttp://www.weirtondailytimes.com/page/content.detail/id/669132.htmlWHEELING - Enough new hydroelectricity to power up to 320,000 homes will come online this year, while four new power plants are under construction at dams along the Ohio River in West Virginia and Kentucky.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTLegislators seek W.Va. bathroom protectionshttp://www.weirtondailytimes.com/page/content.detail/id/669133.htmlCHARLESTON- Some West Virginia Republicans are doubling down on the transgender bathroom issue and other so-called religious freedom bills, despite the backlash in other states that passed similar laws.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTTomlinson steps back in timehttp://www.weirtondailytimes.com/page/content.detail/id/669134.htmlNEW MANCHESTER - Beating the heat at Tomlinson Run State Park on Saturday meant swimming in a large public pool or standing in a pavilion in shorts and a T-shirt.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTCapito reflects on talk during GOP conventionhttp://www.weirtondailytimes.com/page/content.detail/id/669135.htmlWHEELING - During a trip to Wheeling and Marshall County Thursday, Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., voiced her efforts to better the treatment of women voters during this year's presidential campaign.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTWasserman Schultz leaves amid Democrat e-mail flaphttp://www.weirtondailytimes.com/page/content.detail/id/669136.htmlPHILADELPHIA - Democrats are opening their national convention in Philadelphia eager to show off a forward-looking party united behind Hillary Clinton, but they face lingering bitterness among supporters of defeated rival Bernie Sanders and a fresh...Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT