Jeff Jenkins, Author at WV MetroNews

Today April 2, 2020

Guard, other workers helping process unemployment claims

WorkForce West Virginia asks for patience with CARES Act.

Ramsey: CAMC in ‘financial never-never land’ with coronavirus impact

Revenues down about $1 million a day at Charleston Area Medical Center.

Yesterday April 1, 2020

Successful bidder for Williamson hospital has proven track record

Willamson Health & Wellness CEO Dr. Donovan Beckett says they'll need help during transition to maintain some hospital services.

Second coronavirus death recorded

Patient died in Jackson County hospital.

Tuesday March 31, 2020

Pending Williamson hospital closure on Justice’s radar

Governor says he's ready to step in.

Justice says dates for election, school restart fluid as pandemic continues

The governor was a guest Tuesday on MetroNews "Talkline."

Monday March 30, 2020

Counties getting creative with school menus with popular ready-made items hard to find

Usually predictable world of child nutrition faces challenges with coronavirus pandemic.

Mail-in ballots could slow tabulations on election night

Coronavirus opens door for all voters to vote by mail.

Sunday March 29, 2020

88-year-old Marion County woman is West Virginia’s first coronavirus death; confirmed cases up to 124

DHHR secretary says 88-year-old died at United Hospital Center.

Parents, suspects in deaths of own daughters, found dead in Monroe County

Troopers say daughters were murdered; parents deaths being investigated as murder-suicide.

School systems changing meal delivery efforts

State education leaders say more efficient models begin Monday.

Justice calls for investigation of Alecto’s exit

Governor says company leaves town owing employees.

Saturday March 28, 2020

Marsh: West Virginians working together to delay virus spread

Coronavirus czar sees a chance to avoid the surge.

Friday March 27, 2020

Prisoners released as coronavirus precaution

Most were parolees in jail for parole violations.

Coronavirus: Crouch says now is no time for complacency

DHHR secretary says data "a little misleading."

Thursday March 26, 2020

Justice names Marsh coronavirus czar; Marsh likes direction of numbers

WVU Health Sciences executive dean says numbers indicate a possible delay in the coronavirus case sharp incline.

Wednesday March 25, 2020

Resident in Charleston senior living home tests positive for coronavirus

Team to test all 81 residents at Brookdale Charleston Gardens.

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