Alex Wiederspiel

Friday June 8, 2018

Authorities offering cash reward for recovery of 67 stolen handguns in Marion County

The Fairmont based shop was burglarized by two unknown suspects after 1 a.m. on May 5, 2018.

Morgantown closes in on major land acquisition to create urban green belt

Acquiring the Haymaker Forest, much of which lays outside the city limits, could cost more than $5 million.

Wednesday June 6, 2018

One dead following accident at Randolph County mine

Ronald B. Taylor, 43, of Belington, has been identified as the man injured in an early Tuesday morning accident at the Carter Roag Company, Morgan Camp Mine.

Monday June 4, 2018

Some revisions made, but WVU Medicine breaks ground on new Medicine Children’s tower

The WVU Medicine Board of Directors approved the use of $125 million for the $150 million project.

Sunday June 3, 2018

WVU Medicine Children’s program helps sick students with school work

"It's really important for students of that age, that's their job at that point," said Katie Ridenour.

Saturday June 2, 2018

29th Blue and Gray Reunion commemorates piece of U.S. and West Virginian history

"We are careful to say we commemorate that battle, rather than celebrate," said Reunion liaison Karen Larry.

Wednesday May 30, 2018

Longtime WVU police chief to retire

Bob Roberts, a 33-year veteran of the campus police department, has spent the last 28 years as Police Chief.

Tuesday May 29, 2018

WVU Rep: Rising tuition doesn’t change school’s value

"A decision about tuition is one of the hardest things we make, and it requires a balancing of several factors," he said.

Monday May 28, 2018

WVU Forensics program celebrating 20 years of growth

20 years later and with 200 declared students majoring, the program now offers a PhD and is considered among the best nationally.

Sunday May 27, 2018

Monongalia County road effectively closed after 20 slides

"There's 20 slides right now on the lower portion," Commissioner Ed Hawkins said. "There's only 1.4 million dollars per year. That money is already spent for this year."

Thursday May 24, 2018

Monongalia County prepares to become center of ‘unprecedented’ road work

"It's just a huge amount of work and a lot of inconvenience to our population."

Wednesday May 23, 2018

New Monongalia County superintendent of schools ready for ‘intimidating’ challenge

Tucker County Superintendent Eddie Campbell has been announced as the successor to long-time Monongalia County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Frank Devono.

Writers of 2016 law praise concept of ‘roads caucus’ in North Central West Virginia

Formerly H.B. 4009 in 2016, Jason Donahue and co-writer Bill Helmick said this type of legislation was designed to help County Commissioners deal with infrastructure improvements.

Saturday May 19, 2018

“This thing is going to the Supreme Court,” Dyer to file an additional motion disputing Lena Lunsford verdict

Monday's scheduled hearing was originally supposed to cover Dyer's motion for acquittal notwithstanding of the trial's verdict, which has now been delayed.

Friday May 18, 2018

Silver Alert issued in Marion County

Charles Robert Mays is approximately 5'7'', 180 pounds, with blonde/gray hair, and blue eyes.

Consensus in the District, but obstacles in the way of newly formed roads caucus

Money, geography, and finding willing partners are just a few of the things standing in the way of the new "NCWV Roads Caucus."

Morgantown to honor fallen war hero for seventh consecutive year

MORGANTOWN, W.Va — Morgantown citizens will have an opportunity to honor the country’s American War heroes at the 7th annual Gene Vance Jr. Day memorial...

Thursday May 17, 2018

Thrasher Group acquires Monongalia County firm

WADESTOWN, W.Va. — The Thrasher Group announced Thursday the acqusition of a Monongalia County-based survey, mapping, and engineering firm, making the company one of the...

Wednesday May 16, 2018

Preston County officials spearhead multi-county effort to see road improvements in region

Preston County Commissioner Craig Jennings has spearheaded the initiative following Preston Commission declaring a state of emergency last month due to the road conditions.

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