Dave Wilson, Author at WV MetroNews

Saturday January 11, 2020

Despite slow start, University downs Kennedy Catholic 67-62

University overcame a mistake filled first quarters to notch the win over Kennedy Catholic.

Tuesday January 7, 2020

Former Morgantown City Council candidate charged with election fraud

Aaron Metz allegedly forged 21 signatures on a nomination petition, including one of a woman who passed away months earlier.

Violent crimes in Morgantown are down but nuisance crimes up

As violent crimes have declined in recent years, social problems and non-violent crime have become issues in the university city.

Tuesday December 10, 2019

Moore: Jump Start Savings Plan could be a boost for W.Va.

Republican candidate for West Virginia Treasurer Riley Moore spoke to WAJR-AM on Tuesday.

Monday December 9, 2019

Mohigans want to go “Back to the Future” as search for new football coach is underway

Applicants, who believe they can lead Morgantown back to the program that dominated AAA football for nearly 20 years, have until Jan. 10th to submit their resumes.

Wednesday December 4, 2019

MountainFest on hold for 2020

Organizers of the annual motorcycle rally in Morgantown want to evaluate the festival moving forward.

Tuesday November 19, 2019

Morgantown Football Coach Matt Lacy stepping away from sidelines

MHS Coach Matt Lacy is stepping away after four seasons as the Mohigans' head coach.

Thursday November 7, 2019

New mission for Ryan Diviney’s father: getting justice for his son

Following Ryan Diviney's unexpected death, 10 years after being brutally attacked, his father has a new mission in life.

Monday November 4, 2019

UPDATE: Arrest made in Morgantown vaping case

Two high school overdosed on the pens laced with heroin. MPD Chief Ed Preston says priority was to get as many pens off the streets as possible.

Monday August 5, 2019

Group opposing Morgantown annexation hopes to change state law

FAIR, Inc. is hoping WV join other states in doing away with forced annexation

Wednesday July 31, 2019

Body found in Morgantown identified

Still no official cause of death.

Tuesday July 30, 2019

Cautious optimism in Monongalia County over Mylan merger

Monongalia County Commission President Tom Bloom remains positive about the future of Mylan's manufacturing plant in the county.

Thursday July 18, 2019

Morgantown mayor talks annexation on WAJR

MORGANTOWN – During a candid interview on WAJR’s Talk of the Town with Dave & Sarah, Morgantown Mayor Bill Kawecki discussed a number of issues related...

Monday July 15, 2019

Morgantown slowing pace of annexation plans

MORGANTOWN – With questions concerning the city of Morgantown’s proposed annexation plan piling up every day and definitive answers to those questions in short supply,...

Tuesday July 9, 2019

Sheriff: Longstanding dispute at center of Ritchie County deadly shooting

Shooting occurred Tuesday morning.

Thursday June 27, 2019

Owner of missing Morgantown python charged

"Allowing an animal to run at large," the charge.

Tuesday June 25, 2019

Carmichael confident charter schools will be authorized

Despite skepticism from some, the senate president believes charter schools will be authorized at some point.

Friday June 14, 2019

With no sign of missing Morgantown snake, legend continues to grow

There's been no sign of the snake that reportedly escaped a pickup truck two weeks ago in Sabraton.

Thursday June 13, 2019

Morgantown police drop investigation into alleged attack

The alleged victim filed a "discontinue investigation" form and police could not find any evidence an attack ever occurred.

Tuesday April 9, 2019

Morgantown in danger of losing Essential Air Service subsidy

The order was served March 29 and Morgantown 20 days to submit objections and/or petitions for waivers.

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