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Mountaineers take down UConn
Mountaineers take down UConn

West Virginia tops Huskies to win Puerto Rico Tip-Off

5-vehicle wreck shuts down eastbound I-64 for hours

A five-vehicle accident shut down the eastbound lanes of Interstate 64 near the Scott Depot exit for several hours Sunday, a Putnam County dispatcher said.

The wreck began when an SUV started hydroplaning on the wet road, the dispatcher said....

WVU tears into UConn, wins 78-68

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- West Virginia put together a magnificent first half of basketball against Connecticut here in the finals of the Puerto Rico Tip-off tournament.

That and a gutsy second-half effort with its two best inside players limited ...

Teenager killed in Putnam vehicle accident

A teenage girl died Sunday in a vehicle accident in northern Putnam County.

The Jeep flipped into a creek near the intersection of Coal Hollow and Heizer Creek roads and was submerged when first responders arrived, Sheriff Steve Deweese wrote...

WVU handling UConn at halftime, 47-32

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- West Virginia was putting together a magnificent performance through the first 20 minutes of the championship game of the Puerto Rico Tip-off tournament.

The Mountaineers rattled Connecticut with their pressure defense...

Use of meth-ingredient tracer at new low in W.Va.

The number of times West Virginia law enforcement officers have logged into a system that tracks purchases of cold pills that fuel methamphetamine labs has dropped to the lowest level ever.

Last month, officers tapped the meth ingredient tracker ...

‘Homeless Jesus’ statue installed in downtown Charleston
‘Homeless Jesus’ statue installed in downtown Charleston

Walk down Washington Street in downtown Charleston, across the street from the post office, and you’ll come to a bronze park bench that wasn’t there last week. You may be hesitant to take a seat. There’s a man, who looks to be...

Theater group works to revitalize Logan economy

LOGAN, W.Va. – A theater group in Logan is using the arts to revitalize the city’s downtown economy.

The Southern Coalition for the ARTS has launched a campaign called “A Christmas Carol – Shop Local.” The...

Union, company discuss issues at Monongalia Co. mine

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – A United Mine Workers of America spokesman says the union is working with a Patriot Coal Co. subsidiary to resolve issues at a Monongalia County mine.

UMW spokesman Phil Smith tells The Dominion Post that union members ...

Bulletin Board: Nov. 24, 2014

Arts and crafts fair

REV UP Madison is sponsoring their second annual Arts and Crafts Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday in the Madison Civic Center, 261 Washington Ave., Madison. More than 50 crafters will be participating. There will be...

A day after gay marriage becomes legal in W.Va., Putnam judge officiates his last wedding

WINFIELD, W.Va. — Same-sex marriage is now legal in West Virginia, but there no longer are any judges in Putnam County performing weddings. The one judge who had been officiating at...

W.Va. Guard’s 1st female colonel receives ‘Unsung Hero’ award
W.Va. Guard’s 1st female colonel receives ‘Unsung Hero’ award

The West Virginia National Guard’s first female colonel, a leading medical volunteer in the Kanawha Valley, has received a national award for her service to the region.

Col. Pauline Shaver, a Charleston resident and Morgantown native, is...


UPDATE: Official says slain Florida State gunman was an alumnus, law school grad
Mountaineer, K-State defenses in spotlight tonight