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WVU men’s soccer coach steps down
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia University men’s soccer coach Marlon LeBlanc has announced plans to resign his position effective Dec. 30, 2019. West Virginia University Director of Athletics and Associate Vice President Shane Lyons says a national the search for a replacment will begin immedia...[read more]

Morrisey calls for permanent fentanyl classification to Schedule I
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has joined forces with 56 other attorneys general to call on Congress to permanently classify fentanyl-related substances among the most restricted drugs in the nation. “Fentanyl is an incredibly potent narcotic that is linked wi...[read more]

Representative McKinley releases statement on impeachment
Republican Congressman Dave McKinley has released the following statement regarding the impeachment of President Donald Trump: “Alexander Hamilton warned in the Federalist Papers No. 65, that there is a danger that the decision to impeach a president could be driven by partisan animosities instea...[read more]

Residential fire under investigation in Clarksburg
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – A Thursday morning fire in Clarksburg injured two people, one seriously, and killed the family pet. Harrison County 911 officials say units arrived on scene at 7:40 and found the home on Pealrman Avenue fully engulfed in flames and powerlines down around the structure. Officia...[read more]

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Justice maintains big lead among Republicans, Independents
Poll numbers show Governor Jim Justice holds a distinct advantage to win nomination by the Republican Party in the May Primary Election. The MetroNews West... The post Justice maintains big lead among Republicans, Independents appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

State looks to receive additional millions in federal funds to battle opioid epidemic
Announcement set for Friday morning. The post State looks to receive additional millions in federal funds to battle opioid epidemic appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Buonamici shines in North Marion’s 72-63 win over Fairmont Senior
Huskies' senior scores 34 points in victory over Polar Bears. The post Buonamici shines in North Marion’s 72-63 win over Fairmont Senior appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

West Virginia cruises to 84-53 win against overmatched Austin Peay
West Virginia bounced back from its first loss with a blowout win against an overwhelmed smaller school. The post West Virginia cruises to 84-53 win against overmatched Austin Peay appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

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