Brad McElhinny

Wednesday July 5, 2017

Appalachian Power aims to acquire 2 wind facilities

Power company seeks regulatory approval to add more wind power sources.

Tuesday July 4, 2017

Case managers guide hundreds of W.Va. flood survivors toward help

About 1,000 on track for help so far. Probably 1,000 more to come.

Monday July 3, 2017

Heated words continue over higher education funding

Armstead says universities aren't forthcoming about full reasons for tuition increases.

Justice says WV might not be able to fund Tourism — but it’s funded

Governor had wanted $5 million more for Tourism advertising, which the Legislature declined.

WV struggled to pass budget, but other states miss fiscal deadline

Ten states miss July 1 deadline to have budgets in place for new fiscal year.

Friday June 30, 2017

Lots of new WV laws go into effect this coming week

Variety of laws affect West Virginians' lives.

West Virginia is one of 7 states increasing gasoline tax July 1

State gasoline tax to increase by 3.5 cents a gallon.

Thursday June 29, 2017

Coal industry says stability is good news

Industry leaders say less federal regulatory pressure allows room to breathe.

Wednesday June 28, 2017

Hazard mitigation grants remain option for WV flood survivors

Disaster recovery leaders continue work to emphasize option.

Marshall approves 9-percent tuition increase

University faced reduced state funding.

Thomas move takes aim at emergency room waits and healthcare costs

Hospital system to charge co-pay for emergency room visitors deemed non-emergency.

Sunday June 25, 2017

Higher ed takes biggest W.Va. budget hit, but how much is too much?

Cut is $16 million out of about $400 million in annual state spending on higher education.

Friday June 23, 2017

With environmental OK, Mountain Valley Pipeline hits milestone

Project would have 'limited adverse environmental impacts,' FERC concludes.

Thursday June 22, 2017

Flood ceremony brings together Justice, Carmichael, Armstead

Appointments announced to Joint Legislative Committee on Flooding.

What the new WV budget does and doesn’t do

Governor Justice calls the budget 'a travesty.'

McElhinny: Toward better budget battles

Some self-reflection might help.

Wednesday June 21, 2017

W.Va. legislators sound off on social media about Justice criticism

Governor's budget announcement draws reaction.

Scathing Justice lets budget pass but won’t sign it

Governor blames House Republicans and Democrats in both houses.

Tuesday June 20, 2017

More road maintenance begins immediately, big goals await bond vote

Transportation Secretary says up to 500 projects are possible.

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