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CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice conceded Wednesday that his plan to offer $100 U.S. savings bonds as incentives for 16- to 35-year-olds to get COVID-19 vaccinations hasn’t been fully vetted, and said West Virginia might end up having to offer $100 checks instead.

CHARLESTON — Personal income in West Virginia grew by 4.89% in 2020, the largest rate of growth in 20 years, but growth that was fueled entirely by a surge in federal government transfer payments — stimulus checks, enhanced unemployment benefits and other pandemic relief, a new analysis from…

No shopper is happy to see a product they’ve purchased for years suddenly missing a few ounces from its previous size. However, this is unfortunately a common practice among manufacturers. When a product costs more to manufacture, the brand can keep the size the same while charging a higher …

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CHARLESTON — Monster Jam, the popular touring motor sports series, returns to the Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center from June 4-6 with action-packed competition reimagined for 2021.

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CHARLESTON — The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

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CHARLESTON — Six large regions nationwide that have economies reliant on fossil fuels have been targeted for federal investment and aid to create renewable energy jobs, as detailed in a new report from President Joe Biden’s administration.

Members of the WV Foster, Adoptive & Kinship Parents Network, an organization that serves more than 1,200 parents in the state, will gather virtually on Zoom for the organization’s first conference.

The Boone County Squadron cadets orientation flight at Yeager airport was a success earlier this month. Pictured are C. Broughton, R Dotson, and A Nelson.

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CHARLESTON — The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at www.wvencyclopedia.org.

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CHARLESTON — The Yankee Lady, one of only 10 World War II-era B-17 bombers that remain airworthy, will be making a Memorial Day weekend appearance at Charleston’s Yeager Airport on May 29 and 30 for self-guided tours and six 35-minute flights as part of the Yankee Air Museum’s “Honor the Her…

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CHARLESTON  — West Virginia's long population slide has cost the state another congressional seat, according to U.S. Census Bureau data released Monday, likely forcing three Republican incumbents to vie for two House districts after the next round of redistricting.

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HUNTINGTON — Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia will pause use of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, the states’ governors said Tuesday, after federal officials recommended that action while investigating reports of potentially dangerous blood clots.