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BC-EU--Ukraine-Plane, 10th Ld-Writethru,904 22 bodies counted at Ukraine plane crash site AP Photo NY116, NY114, XVT102, XVT101, XVT104, XVT103, GFX2928, GFX2928, XVT105, NY115, NY117, AMS102

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GRABOVO, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any...

South Charleston postal code issue resolved

Some addresses listed as Charleston will have their third lines changed to South Charleston following a U.S. Postal Service survey, Mayor Frank Mullen said Thursday.

The survey asked residents with those ZIP codes to identify the name of the...

Putnam schools in a time crunch to hire staff members

WINFIELD -- The Putnam County school district’s superintendent says the water crisis, the tough winter and the relatively early start to the upcoming school year have put the district in a crunch to finish filling positions before students...

Charleston man arrested in weekend slaying
Charleston man arrested in weekend slaying

Marlon Dewayne “Ice” Dixon shot to death Branda “MiMi” Basham because she was working with law enforcement as a confidential informant on drug investigations, police said Thursday.

Basham’s assistance led to...

Board reacts to West Side takeover talk

Kanawha County Schools Superintendent Ron Duerring said one state school board member’s suggestion to take over the schools on Charleston’s struggling West Side is a non-issue.

But some Kanawha County school board members are...

Woman arrested on robbery charges

Cortney Cain, 19, is charged with armed robbery and is being held at North Central Regional Jail on $25,000 bail.

She allegedly set up the June 16 attack at a home on Elm Street through online messages, South Charleston Detective Aaron Cook said....

Residents concerned about MCHM leak timeline

Karan Ireland first noticed a strange smell in her upstairs shower on Jan. 6, but didn’t associate it with licorice, or, at that time, with crude 4-methylcyclohexane methanol, the chemical that came into the public eye three days later, when a...

As trial dates loom, Plants hasn’t accepted new deal
As trial dates loom, Plants hasn’t accepted new deal

The special prosecutor handling the misdemeanor charges against Kanawha County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Plants is waiting to hear whether Plants will accept an amended deal or go to trial.

Plants hasn’t registered in a batterer’s...

Board trims list of banned pets

After receiving more than 200 public comments on a proposed law, a board charged with coming up with a list of banned animals in the state has decided to eliminate from the list many of the animals that caused public outcry....

71-year-old man beaten with baseball bat, robbed

MAYSEL, W.Va. — A 71-year-old man was beaten with a baseball bat during a robbery in Maysel Thursday, state police said.

William B. Vineyard was leaving Jesse Sez Restaurant/Bar at 1:15 a.m. when a male...

WVU wants PEIA overhaul, citing inequities

West Virginia University officials urged a state board Thursday to overhaul public employees’ health insurance plans, saying the system has shafted WVU employees for years.

WVU workers pay higher monthly insurance premiums but get fewer...

WVU offers teachers to West Side school reform effort

The leader of West Virginia University’s education school hopes to offer expertise to schools on Charleston’s West Side, including special training to teachers and community members, placing student teachers in the area and helping with...

New director wears many hats at Craik-Patton
New director wears many hats at Craik-Patton

Paul Zuros wears many hats in his new role as the executive director for the historical Craik-Patton House on Kanawha Boulevard. Zuros joked that if those hats had names the list would include “house guide, historian, event planner, bookkeeper, ...

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