MetroNews Staff

Yesterday July 25, 2016

Woman in critical condition after being struck by train

Deputies say no apparent mechanical problems with train.

Saturday July 23, 2016

1 dead in motorcycle crash in Charleston

Victim fell over a bridge.

Forecast: Weekend could be hottest of summer so far in parts of West Virginia

National Weather Service had Heat Advisories posted in 23 counties for Saturday afternoon.

Friday July 22, 2016

$1.8 million federal grant awarded to Coalfield Development Corporation of Wayne

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced grant Friday to rehabilitate the corporation’s West Edge Factory and accommodate workforce training and job placement programs.

Justice to stay in W.Va. during next week’s DNC

The Democratic nominee for governor said he will not attend the convention which runs Monday through Thursday.

Thursday July 21, 2016

Woman killed in Logan County fire identified by family members

Denise Gleason, 51, died when her trailer caught fire Wednesday night in the Crooked Creek area of Logan County.

Raese challenges Gee on law professor’s involvement with city issues

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Morgantown businessman John Raese accused West Virginia University of subsidizing policy attacks on private businesses. Raese, in an open letter to WVU...

One dead in Boone crash

State police investigating.

Tomblin extends state of emergency in 12 counties

Governor says still work to do following June 23 flood.

Second suspect in fatal shooting of WVU student surrenders

Police believe marijuana deal planned.

Wednesday July 20, 2016

‘Suspicious’ death under investigation in Cabell County

Man may have been victim of stabbing.

Fayette County woman charged with 14 counts of animal cruelty, 5 horses seized

Horses were housed in two separate fields allegedly without an adequate food supply, and suffering from malnutrition.

Police officer charged in stalking case

Sheriff says case not being taken lightly.

Tuesday July 19, 2016

Mingo man faces 120 year prison sentence after guilty plea in connection to deadly robbery

William Messer, 32, of Kermit, is one of three people who are accused of invading the home of Jeffrey "Bub" Crum in December 2014. He'll be eligible for parole in 20 years.

Mineral County man convicted of first degree murder in Maryland court

Jason Wilt, 32, of Keyser, was convicted in connection to the stabbing death of Rhyson Smith.

West Virginia’s unemployment rate drops, according to WorkForce WV data

The unemployment rate in West Virginia decreased to 6 percent in June.

New general manager appointed at Mountaineer Casino

Eldorado Resorts named Gregg Carano to the position Tuesday.

Man charged in Morgan County domestic battery case

State police arrested Robert Linton, 45, of Berkeley Springs, Monday for allegedly beating his wife.

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