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Harrison County Sheriff’s Department canine unit involved in Route 50 crash
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Clarksburg, W.Va. According to Clarksburg Police Chief Mark Kiddy, the department is investigating a three-vehicle crash involving a Harrison County Sheriff’s Department canine unit. The accident happened just after 12:30 p.m. Tuesday on Route 50 near the interchange with I-79...[read more]

Tuesday morning fire destroys Albright home
ALBRIGHT, W.Va. An Albright home was destroyed by Tuesday morning. Multiple departments were called to the home on Sugar Valley Road around 6 a.m. and found the home to be fully involved. All occupants were able to escape the house uninjured. The cause remains under investigation. Fire department...[read more]

2023 USA Diving National Championships to be held at Mylan Park
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The 2023 USA Diving National Championships are coming to the Aquatic Center at Mylan Park May 17 through 24 this year. About 150 of the top divers in the nation will be here for the event that will also serve as the USA Diving’s trials for the 2023 World Aquatics Championships...[read more]

Wintry mix creates traffic mess during Tuesday morning commute
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. A wintry system passed through the area, making travel difficult Tuesday morning. MECCA 911 Director Jim Smith said 20 property damage accidents and five motorist assistance calls were dispatched by his staff. “We did have three of the accidents reported with people that did hav...[read more]

Bridgeport business owner pleads guilty to violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – The co-owner and manager of Reliance Laboratories, Inc., in Bridgeport, has admitted to violating the Safe Drinking Water Act and the Clean Water Act. According to court documents, Tenley Megan Miller, 42, of Bridgeport, was the owner of Reliance Laboratories, Inc., a company ...[read more]

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West Virginia falls short at No. 15 TCU, 76-72
The Mountaineers missed out on a golden opportunity, trailing for the final 35-plus minutes as the Horned Frogs evened the season series despite playing without their leading scorer. The post West Virginia falls short at No. 15 TCU, 76-72 appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

2023 USA Diving National Championships to be held at Mylan Park
Performance at December event helped. The post 2023 USA Diving National Championships to be held at Mylan Park appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Well inspectors for oil and gas may double
The senate bill proposes three ways to raise money. The post Well inspectors for oil and gas may double appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Legislative committees advance vehicle inspection, TikTok bills
No major changes in Tuesday work. The post Legislative committees advance vehicle inspection, TikTok bills appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Winter Weather Advisory in effect for all of southern West Virginia
Advisory will last until Wednesday morning. The post Winter Weather Advisory in effect for all of southern West Virginia appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]