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Today April 4, 2020

MVB takes over First State Bank

The Cabell County bank had been struggling financially since 2015.

Murder investigations underway after Greenbrier County fire deaths

Two bodies were found after a Thursday morning fire near Ronceverte.

Yesterday April 3, 2020

Reports: Covid-19 claims third state resident

Victim was Sundale Nursing home resident.

Four West Virginia hospitals lay off hundreds because of coronavirus-related shrinking revenues

Approximately 6,500 workers impact in Huntington, Charleston areas.

W.Va. court system extends emergency constraints; Kanawha judicial building extends shutdown

Order delays all jury trials but allows emergency hearings under limited circumstances.

Trump approves major disaster declaration

The declaration, signed Friday, allows the state to pursue funding from FEMA to respond to the pandemic.

Justice describes ‘outbreak’ in Eastern Panhandle and tightens restrictions

West Virginia leaders allude to 60 positive tests, say they will provide more details as they become available.

State officials debunk several rumors in the state surrounding pandemic

The governor expressed displeasure with several things he has heard.

Young: Infant and pregnant woman among COVID-19 cases in Kanawha County

Young calls county in "mile three or four of a full marathon."

Investigation underway following fatal fire

Blaze occurred Friday in Kanawha County.

Top police officers say ‘stay-at-home’ no excuse for hazardous driving

Wrecks in recent days in Kanawha County claim lives.

Music legend Bill Withers, West Virginia native, dies at 81

Bill Withers, one of the most accomplished musicians in West Virginia history, died aged 81.

Four workers at Constellium plant test positive for coronavirus

Plant taking precautions; will remain open.

Voting absentee in June 9 primary would be ‘wise’ decision, says West Virginia county clerk leader

Linda Huggins is the county clerk in Preston County and president of the West Virginia County Clerk's Association.

Greenbrier blaze claims 2 lives

State Fire Marshal's Office investigating.

Metronews This Morning 4-3-20

Positive cases of Covid 19 surpass 200 in the state. CAMC is in what it’s CEO calls “financial Never-Never Land.” Workforce WV is working to...

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