Senate Finance Committee Chair Mike Hall explained the next step in the budget process during Tuesdays floor session.

With tobacco tax up in smoke, Senate sets sights on sales tax increase

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Man killed Tuesday afternoon after jumping from I-79 overpass

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Bridgeport police say incident happened just before 1 p.m. Tuesday afternoon near Johnson Avenue. Full Story »

VH1 celebrates Save The Music Foundation at State Capitol Complex

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By the coming fall, over $2 million dollars of funding for musical education will have been granted in all 55 counties Full Story »

Upshur County man faces second degree murder charges

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Wilson is currently in Tygart Valley Regional Jail on a cash only $750,000 bond. Full Story »

New fireworks law set to go into effect Wednesday

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Charleston's Fire Captain has some concerns about law expanding legal fireworks in West Virginia. Full Story »

Manchin pushing for Senate action on Miner’s Protection Act

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Along with two other U.S. Sens., Manchin sent a letter last week to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Full Story »

Chamber sends open letter to selected lawmakers on budget issue

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Special session resumes Tuesday. Full Story »

State AG Morrisey celebrates SUPCO WOTUS ruling Tuesday

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U.S. Supreme Court ruled to allow a Minnesota turf supplier to challenge the Corps of Engineers’ claim that its business – more than 120 river miles from the nearest navigable waterway – sits on federal wetland. Full Story »

Murray Energy ready to challenge Stream Protection Rule in court

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The new federal regulations for 6,500 streams possibly threatened by surface mining or the effects of underground mining could be finalized by July. Full Story »

House and Senate Dems pull together to avoid government shutdown

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Tuesday marks the start of Week 3 of the Special Session called by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin. Full Story »

Charleston priest to retire after nearly 60-year career

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Monsignor Edward Sadie of Charleston's Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart will retire June 15. Full Story »

Celebrating 149 years: Memorial Day in Grafton

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Grafton and Taylor County at-large are steeped in history. Full Story »

Honor Guard retires over 150 American, state and military branch flags during Memorial Day ceremony

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A ceremony at the Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery in Institute Monday. Full Story »

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