Chris Lawrence

Yesterday December 9, 2016

Ribbon cut on new Boone Memorial Hospital

CEO says new hospital reflects hope for a beleaguered community.

Thursday December 8, 2016

Plans for elk release finalized

Elk to be released at Tomblin WMA in Logan County December 19

Public input sought on new transmission line

Company seeks public input before deciding proper route for new line from Kanawha County to Calhoun County line

Red Cross works to install smoke detectors

Organization shops fire protection in flood zone to help those who have no fire protection after high water.

Wednesday December 7, 2016

Solution to troubled miners’ health care looks bleak

UMWA President furious over roadblocks he blames on Congressional leadership

Toddler found wandering in Boone County at 3 a.m.

Parents charged after three year old was clad only in a diaper and wandering along Route 85 in Madison

Tuesday December 6, 2016

Buck numbers near DNR prediction

Hunters killed 45,871 bucks during the recent two week buck hunting season in West Virginia.

Monday December 5, 2016

DNR announces bonus trout stocking

Surplus trout need to be moved out to make way for new fish for spring stockings. Limited stockings scheduled this week.

Friday December 2, 2016

A homecoming to remember for a Tucker County native

Richard Kencel of Winchester, Va. still returns to hunt the National Forest near his old home place and this year killed one they'll be talking about for years to come.

Thursday December 1, 2016

Deer hunts are a collection of forever memories

My dad was a patient soul as I slowly learned how to become a hunter and a man.

Listener shares touching story of young son’s big buck

A heart warming tale of a young man's persistence and determination to hunt a single buck regardless of the conditions.

Wednesday November 30, 2016

Bowhunting success in the heart of rifle season

Hunter Chris Smith's gamble to keep bow hunting through gun season paid off in Jackson County

Hunting violation may have led to trooper’s suspension

Sources indicate suspension may be related to shooting the DNR's "Robo Deer".

Tuesday November 29, 2016

An old timer buck in Barbour County

Sarge Travis will be 77 on Christmas Day. The 2016 hunting season produced his biggest buck ever.

New NPS Superintendent excited about coming home

Lizze Watts returns to her roots as new superintendent of NPS units at New River Gorge, Gauley River, and Bluestone

Sunday November 20, 2016

Buck season forecast good, but not like last year

DNR anticipates harvest won't hit 60,000, but won't miss it by a lot.

Saturday November 19, 2016

DNR to collect samples looking for CWD in Hampshire and Hardy Counties

Hunters in CWD zone required to bring deer killed on the first two days of buck season to a designated DNR data collection point to submit samples for testing.

Thursday November 17, 2016

WV DOT releases statement on alleged ‘pay for play’ scheme

Federal prosecutors revealed charges against two former DOH employees along with two other individuals and a corporation.

Wednesday November 16, 2016

Feds reveal charges in DOH pay-for-play scheme

Four individuals and a corporation named in charges involving kickback and money laundering scheme over Division of Highways contracts

Monday November 14, 2016

The first elk in the state’s herd are captured in Kentucky

DNR teams begins capturing and documenting first elk to be part of West Virginia's elk reintroduction program

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