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SaturdayJune 18, 2022

Another tangled mess for line crews to tackle

A line of thunderstorms Friday afternoon turned fierce and left a wide path of tangled wires and branches across the southern West Virginia coalfields and Greenbrier Valley

FridayJune 17, 2022

Suspect identified in I-79 shooting in Lewis County

I-79 gunman was Matthew Brevosky, 38, of Grindstone, Pennsylvania, who had earlier in the day driven through the toll booths on the West Virginia Turnpike headed north before making his bizarre stand at the Weston exit.

ThursdayJune 16, 2022

Sheriff: Suspect was shooting randomly at people after stopping in the middle of I-79 at Weston

Upshur County Chief Deputy wounded before shooter killed by police.

WednesdayJune 15, 2022

‘It looks like a bit of a warzone;’ Wheeling residents continue cleanup from severe storms

Gov. Jim Justice has declared a State of Emergency for Ohio County.

TuesdayJune 14, 2022

State Homeland Security official studying school safety, preparing report

Deputy Secretary Rob Cunningham detailed his efforts before members of the House of Delegates on Tuesday.

Severe weather in Wheeling area leaves three firefighters injured, thousands without power

Over 63,000 Appalachian Power customers in West Virginia remained without power as of 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Trees down, power outages following powerful line of storms

Tuesday will be a cleanup day in Mountain State.

MondayJune 13, 2022

W.Va. man facing jail time for Jan. 6 surge says he followed Trump’s call and crowd’s flow

Barber's sentencing is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

Phillips guilty of second degree murder in shooting death of Charleston police officer Cassie Johnson

Kanawha County prosecutors sought conviction on first degree murder charge.

Manchin says gun safety provisions have been a long time coming

Manchin was one of a bipartisan group of 20 senators to reach a deal on a "framework" gun safety package.

SundayJune 12, 2022

Bipartisan US Senate group announces deal on gun proposal

The group's announcement came nearly two weeks since a gunman killed 19 children and two teachers at a Texas elementary school.

Hill Top House project moving forward in Harpers Ferry

Developers update Martinsburg Rotary on project.

SaturdayJune 11, 2022

Fresh look for an old friend; Camp Muffly pool reopens near Morgantown

County leaders hope to take advantage of growing area.

FridayJune 10, 2022

UPDATE: Phillips jury to resume deliberations Monday

Joshua Phillips, 39, is on trial for the 2020 shooting death of Charleston Police Officer Cassie Johnson.

Officer tells Jan. 6 Committee about being sprayed with irritant brought by W.Va. man

One of the first witnesses in the Jan. 6 Committee hearings was a U.S. Capitol Police officer who described being sprayed in the face with an irritant brought by West Virginia resident George Tanios. In the televised hearing, Caroline Edwards spoke of trying to hold off a crowd of surging protesters, being pushed back, falling

ThursdayJune 9, 2022

Jury in Phillips murder trial to continue deliberation on Friday morning

Joshua Phillips is accused of shooting and killing CPD Officer Cassie Johnson.

Accused murderer will get new hearing date in Nicholas County

Brent Tyler Kelly meets with court-appointed attorney for first time.

WednesdayJune 8, 2022

Funeral service held for deceased Nicholas County deputy

The life of Deputy Tom Baker touched many in and around Nicholas County.

Governor Justice on gas tax holiday: ‘It’s dead’

Today’s average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in West Virginia is $4.82, according to AAA.