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UPDATE: Missing Clarksburg woman found

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A woman has been reported missing out of Clarksburg, according to West Virginia State Police.

Inmate breaks window of out van while being transported to hospital

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A prisoner is facing additional charges after an incident while being transported to a local hospital. 

Man Caught with Loaded Gun at Yeager Airport on Thanksgiving

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CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – A West Virginia man had a bad start to his Thanksgiving morning when a Transportation Security Administration officer at Yeager Airport (CRW) spotted a loaded gun in the man’s carry-on bag at the airport checkpoint. According to a release from the Transportation Security Administration, the Huntington, WV man was caught at the checkpoint with a .380 caliber handgun loaded with three bullets. The TSA officer who was staffing the chec...

People share their travel plans prior to Thanksgiving Video included

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Many people are traveling to and from North Central West Virginia, or just through the area, for Thanksgiving. WBOY stopped by a rest area along Interstate 79 Wednesday to catch up with some of those people about their travel plans.

AAA discusses gas prices for Thanksgiving travel Video included

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If you're driving for Thanksgiving, be prepared to pay a bit more at the pump. 

21-year-old man flown after stabbing in Fairmont

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Fairmont police are investigating a reported stabbing that happened just after midnight on Wednesday. Authorities were dispatched to the scene on Locust Avenue, according to Marion County 911 officials. 

1 person flown from ATV accident in Harrison County

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One person was injured in an ATV accident in the Wallace area of Harrison County Wednesday.

Preston County man found guilty of murdering ex-girlfriend denied new trial

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A Preston County man found guilty of fatally shooting his girlfriend in 2015 was denied a new trial by the West Virginia Supreme Court.

Man killed in Wetzel County hunting accident

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The incident happened around noon on Monday.

Man arrested after high-speed chase in Harrison & Doddridge counties

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Law enforcement from Harrison and Doddridge counties were involved in a high-speed chase beginning shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday night.

Elkins man arrested on sexual abuse charge

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An Elkins man was arrested and accused of sexually abusing a girl under the age of 14. Johnny Hensley allegedly had sexual intercourse with the girl, which she disclosed to her parents, according to the West Virginia State Police. The girl was in the care of Hensley when the abuse took place, police said. Hensley is charged with sexual abuse by a parent, guardian or custodian.

Kiwanis Club of Clarksburg donates to Salvation Army Video included

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The Kiwanis Club of Clarksburg presented the Salvation Army with a two hundred dollar donation today.  With Thanksgiving and the holiday season, the Salvation Army is gearing up to serve the community.  

Man with teardrop tattoo, missing pinky finger allegedly robs High Life Lounge

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The High Life Lounge on Point Marion Road was robbed early Monday morning, according to the Monongalia County Sheriff's Department.

Memorial commemorates lives lost during Farmington mine tragedy

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Residents of Farmington came out in the cold weather to honor the lives lost during a coal mining tragedy many years ago.  Friends and loved ones are gathered to remember and honor the 78 lives lost 49 years ago during a mining tragedy in Farmington, West Virginia. The service held at Flat Run Memorial commemorates the explosion and fire nearly 50 years ago at the Consolidation Coal mine. The 1968 Farmington Number 9 mine explosion killed 78 miners, 19 of which are still entom...

Weston Native Receives Gift of Life Award Video included

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A Weston native was given special recognition Saturday afternoon.   Robert Fealy survived multiple transplants and open heart surgery after being diagnosed with Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency which leads to decreased activity in the blood and lungs.  Fealy needed new lungs and a new liver, only a handful of such operations were done previously in the United States.  After having the surgeries at the Cleveland Clinic, Fealy was presented with the Gift of Life award, and...

Mountaineers for Progress gather with organizations to discuss food insecurity in the area

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Sunday afternoon, Mountaineers for Progress and several organizations fighting hunger in Monongalia County met to discuss the need for federal action on hunger issues. A hunger roundtable held at the Morgantown Church of the Brethren on Sunday afternoon engaged several non profit organizations to discuss what actions need to be taken to tackle food insecurity in the area.  "So we're gathering some of the organizations that are the front line addressing hunger in our commu...

Teams Compete in First Lego League Robotics Qualifiers Video included

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Teams from all over  North Central West Virginia consisting of 5th through 8th grade students, as well as K-4th, competed in the First Lego League Robotics qualifiers held at Robert C. Byrd National Aerospace Education Center in Bridgeport. These competitors are vying for the chance to compete in the state tournament held in December.  "It really reinforces teamwork, cooperation, we talk about in First Lego League, Gracious Professionalism, Being kind and consider...

Adamston fire sends one to hospital

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A propane explosion in a camper outside a home on Adams Avenue in Clarksburg sent one man to the hospital with burn-related injuries.

Paving of US 119 in Morgantown to stop until Spring

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A paving project on US 119, Grafton Road in Morgantown has ceased until the Spring of 2018.  

Crews battle structure fire in Century area of Barbour County

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Crews battled a structure fire in the Century area of Barbour County Friday morning.

Traffic slows after vehicle accident on Route 50 near Wolf Summit

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A vehicle accident occurred on Route 50 in Harrison County Friday afternoon.

10-story tower in the works for WVU Medicine Children's Video included

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A 10-story tower dedicated to WVU Medicine Children's will be built in the coming years, according to WVU Hospitals.

Woman arrested after deputies receive complaint of car running for hours in Barrackville

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A Farmington woman was arrested Thursday after deputies received complaints of her sitting in a car with the engine running for several hours.

Morgantown man arrested after police allegedly find buprenorphine & meth

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A Morgantown man was arrested Thursday after police allegedly caught him with drugs.

Fighting opioid overdoses on the front line Video included

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Nearly 100 people a day are dying from opioid overdoses, it’s part of a growing issue that West Virginia is in the center of.   A call goes out on the radio. Lights, sirens mark a paramedics response. Frank Ferrari, EMT Harrison Co. Emergency Squad said, "There's used needles, there could be evidence of track marks on their arms.  They don't just shoot up on their arms, their eyelids, in-between your fingers, they are very resourceful.  Once you used a...

Man accused of stabbing 3 people in Clarksburg stands trial Video included

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A man accused of stabbing three people in a Clarksburg home is standing trial in Harrison County Circuit Court.

19-year-old man killed in Fairmont motorcycle accident

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A 19-year-old man was killed in a motorcycle accident Tuesday afternoon in Fairmont. A semi-truck and the man's motorcycle collided at the intersection of Industrial Park Road and Vankirk Drive at approximately 2:40 p.m., according to the Fairmont Police Department. The victim's name has not been released at this time. No one else was injured in the collision. Crews are still working to reconstruct the accident and have not yet determined exactly what caused it, police said.

Organization's petition requires Fairmont City Council to revisit Human Rights Commission controversy

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An organization against Fairmont City Council's Human Rights Commission Ordinance obtained enough signatures on a petition to put the issue back on the council agenda.

Ten fire departments fight house fire in Marion County Video included

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Ten fire departments responded to the scene of a house fire in Marion County Monday night.

Authorities respond to two-vehicle accident on I-79 in Harrison County

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Clarksburg police and fire officials responded to a vehicle accident early Tuesday morning.

As opioid deaths climb, caseload numbers and transport rates skyrocket Video included

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For the Chief Medical Examiner's office in Charleston, the opioid crisis has increased the burden of the overall caseload.

Pa. man wanted for stabbing deputy, failing to appear arrested in Bridgeport

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A Pennsylvania man wanted for failing to appear for trial was arrested Monday in Bridgeport, according to the U.S. Marshals Service.

Clarksburg woman and 2 Detroit men arrested on drug charges

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Two Detroit men and a Clarksburg woman were arrested Thursday following a traffic stop.

Reedsville man arrested after deputies find large amount of marijuana

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A Reedsville man was arrested after deputies said they discovered a large amount of marijuana at his residence.

Harrison County woman found guilty of strangling 3-year-old boy

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A Harrison County woman accused of choking her child was convicted Saturday afternoon in Harrison County Circuit Court.

Boil Water Advisory issued for part of Doddridge County

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The Town of West Union has issued a Boil Water Advisory for the Central Station area as a result of a water main break.  

Lewis County home considered 'total loss' after fire

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A Lewis County home is considered a total loss after a fire broke out early Saturday morning.  

WATCH: International Space Station resupply launch

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It's 25° with near-perfect conditions at Wallops Island, VA where a NASA International Space Station re-cargo rocket is scheduled to launch at 7:37 AM EST.  A lucky few will be in the right position to be able to see the launch from here. However the rising Sun would likely obscure their view anyway. You can watch it live by clicking http://www.ustream.tv/channel/nasa-tv-wallops Learn more about the launch by visiting NASA's launch and landing schedule website   

Drug Effects: How meth affects your body and life Video included

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Methamphetamine, often known as meth, is one of the most common drugs abused in the area.

Supreme Court rules fired Harrison County deputy deserves another hearing

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A fired Harrison County sheriff's deputy will receive another hearing in an attempt to regain his job, according to a West Virginia Supreme Court ruling.

1 person transported to hospital after being struck by a vehicle

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A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Taylor County on Thursday afternoon.

3 people accused of murdering Ohio woman appear in Harrison County court

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Three people accused of murdering an Ohio woman appeared in court for a preliminary hearing Thursday.

Getting your flu shot: debunking myths and misconception Video included

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Stopping the flu in its tracks: for medical professionals and health organizations across West Virginia, that is the goal this time of year. But when misinformation is spreading more rapidly than the virus itself, officials want to set the record straight. 

18-year-old Barbour County man pleads guilty to methamphetamine charge

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An 18-year-old Barbour County man admitted to his participation in a methamphetamine distribution operation, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Austin Robinson, of Belington, pleaded guilty to one count of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine - aiding and abetting. Officials said he conspired with others to distribute methamphetamine in Randolph County in April. Robinson faces up to 20 years in prison and a fine of up to $1,000,000.

Vehicle accident in Monongalia County shuts down part of I-79

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An accident on I-79 has shut down part of the interstate.

Harrison County woman accused of choking child stands trial

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A woman accused of choking her child is standing trial in Harrison County.

Morgantown man accused of striking young child in face, leaving bruises

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A Morgantown man was arrested for allegedly hitting a young child in the face.

Man facing Marion County murder charges receives Lewis County prison sentence

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A man indicted on two counts of first-degree murder in Marion County was sentenced to prison in Lewis County Tuesday.

23 of 39 People Indicted on Drug Charges in Lewis County

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A Lewis County grand jury returned 39 indictments during the November 2017 term.

Veterans Day deals, discounts, parades & events planned in North Central West Virginia

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Deals and discounts are being offered, and numerous events are taking place to celebrate Veterans Day around north central West Virginia.

Fire destroys Glenville apartment building

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The State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed an apartment building in downtown Glenville Monday night.

Clarksburg Police search for stolen vehicle from Sheetz parking lot Video included

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Clarksburg Police are searching for a stolen vehicle. According to eyewitnesses, the incident happened around 8:20 p.m. on Monday at the Sheetz in Clarksburg. The vehicle is described as a 2004 green Subaru Forester with the license plate 8YM812. Anyone with information is asked to contact the police department at (304) 624-1641. 

Senator Capito announces $3 million broadband grant Video included

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Senator Shelley Moore Capito was at Buckhannon-Upshur High School Monday morning to announce a three million dollar grant to expand broadband access over a large swath of Upshur, Barbour and Randolph Counties.

3-year-old boy killed in Elkins vehicle accident

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A 3-year-old boy was killed in a vehicle accident Thursday in Elkins.

United Hospital Center held annual Celebration of Life

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United Hospital Center held its annual Celebration of Life event Sunday afternoon in Bridgeport.  The hospital and the Cecil B. Highland, Jr and Barbara B. Highland Cancer Center continues to uplift patients long after the cancer is gone.  "Every year, more and more people survive cancer," said Linda Carte, director of oncology. Carte said this is the mission behind the hospital's focus on survivorship. "I think that earlier detection of cancer certai...

Annual Christmas at the Barn event held in Preston County Video included

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This weekend the annual Christmas at the Barn event was held in Preston County. This is an annual show and sale that gets everybody in the Christmas spirit.  Over 45 vendors offer vintage Christmas items, folk art, antiques, handmade jewelry, and more.  Visitors are able to browse and shop barns, corn cribs, out buildings and hay sheds that have been artistically decorated, transforming them into mini shops. The event started 20 years ago at a Cabin. This is the second ye...

Escapee Caught In Randolph County Video included

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State Police in Randolph County are looking for Sampson Odell IV.

Bingo fundraiser held to benefit Visiting Homemaker Inc. Video included

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Members of the community in Monongalia County enjoyed a game of Bingo while supporting a good cause.

Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist holds swim clinic at Harrison County YMCA Video included

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The Harrison County YMCA hosted a special guest Saturday afternoon.  The YMCA and its swim team, HAYST, received instruction from a three-time Olympic Gold Medalist. 

Recent laws allow pharmacists to partially fill opioid prescriptions Video included

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In an attempt to curb prescription opioid abuse, recent laws allow pharmacists to partially fill opioid prescriptions. 

Vehicle crashes into utility pole in Stonewood

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A Jan-Care ambulance took at least one person to the hospital following an accident in Stonewood Friday afternoon, according to Harrison County 911 officials.

Alumnus announces $5 million donation to West Virginia University Video included

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A $5 million donation was announced at West Virginia University Friday.

Authorities recover drugs from Bridgeport motel Video included

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Authorities with the Mountaineer Highway Interdiction Team South and the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force executed a search warrant on Thursday afternoon at the Super 8 Motel in Bridgeport. According to Bridgeport Police Chief John Walker, Nicholle Knotts, 23, of Philippi was arrested on capias warrants from Kanawha and Barbour counties. Officers recovered approximately 25 grams of crystal methamphetamine and a substantial amount of drug paraphernalia, acco...

Monongalia County Deputies arrest 2 men after recovering more than $15,000 worth of heroin Video included

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Monongalia County Deputies arrested two men after recovering more than $15,000 worth of heroin during a traffic stop Thursday night. 

UPDATE: WVU Mountaineer Mascot suspension extended following DUI arrest

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The West Virginia University Mountaineer mascot has been suspended for another week after he was arrested for driving under the influence.

Former Morgantown hookah lounge owner sentenced to prison

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One of the former owners of a Morgantown hookah lounge was sentenced to prison Wednesday, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Fire scorches former bar in Elkins Video included

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A fire broke out in Elkins Thursday.

UPDATE: Officials Investigate Abandoned House Fire in Clarksburg Video included

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911 officials said there was a structure fire last night in Harrison County. A house fire started shortly after 11 pm on lee avenue in Clarksburg. Stay with 12 news as we work to bring you more information.

Restaurant Road Trip: Daisy Moon Bakery Video included

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Daisy Moon Bakery has only been open a few months, but has already become a destination spot for those seeking out gluten free baked goods.

1 Person Taken to Hospital Following 3-Vehicle Collision in Marion County

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It happened just before 8 a.m. Wednesday on White Hall Boulevard, near Go Mart, according to 911 officials.

Randolph County Grand Jury Indicts 37 People on Variety of Charges

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A Randolph County grand jury returned 37 indictments during the October 2017 term.

2 People Transported After Marion County Vehicle Accident

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Two people were transported to Ruby Memorial Hospital after a car crashed into a wall.  

Fire Damages Abandoned House In Grafton

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A fire damaged an abandoned house in Grafton Tuesday afternoon. The fire was reported at approximately 2 p.m. at 338 Dewey Avenue, according to Taylor County 911 officials. Fire officials on scene said the utilities in the house have been off for months, so they suspect it was intentionally started. No one was injured in the fire. The Grafton, Bridgeport, Flemington, and Boothesville Fire Departments responded to the scene, and the West Virginia State Fire Mars...

18-Year-Old Woman Arrested for Sexual Abuse in Lewis County

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An 18-year-old Weston woman was arrested for sexually abusing a child.

4 People Accused of Neglecting 15-Year-Old Girl in Morgantown

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Two women and their boyfriends were arrested in Morgantown after allegedly lying to police about a 15-year-old girl's whereabouts.

3 People Arrested at Marion County Hotel on Drug Charges

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A Detroit man and two Harrison County residents were arrested at a Marion County hotel on drug charges Monday night.

Clarksburg Woman: 'I Never Thought I'd Be Able to Get Clean' Video included

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With the opioid epidemic claiming thousands of lives across the nation, a Clarksburg woman is sharing her story of addiction and recovery in hopes of inspiring others.

No Injuries Reported in Harrison County School Bus Accident

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Traffic was slowed, Tuesday morning, in Harrison County following a school bus accident. 9

UPDATE: Authorities Investigating Two-County Vehicle Pursuit

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Sheriff's deputies from Harrison County arrested the intoxicated driver of a Toyota Camry, who they said slammed on his brakes, causing a truck to rear-end him. 

Buckhannon Man Indicted On Child Pornography Charges

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A federal grand jury indicted a Buckhannon man on a child pornography charge.

Halloween Safety Tips Video included

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Between taking candy from strangers, walking in the streets at night, costumes and candles, there are quite a few opportunities for dangerous situations to arise on Halloween night.

Fire Causes Thousands of Dollars in Damage at Old Sabraton School Video included

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According to officials with the Morgantown Fire Department, a fire that occurred on Listravia Avenue in Morgantown early Monday morning was intentionally set.

UPDATE: Man Arrested for Nutter Fort Gas Station Robbery

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A man walked into the Speedway in Nutter Fort and demanded money from the clerk early Friday morning, according to the Nutter Fort Police Department.

1 Person Taken to UHC Following Accident on Gregory's Run Road

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Harrison County EMS transported one patient to the United Hospital Center after a single-vehicle accident early Monday morning.

UPDATE: Missing Juvenile in Barbour County Has Been Found

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Authorities in Barbour County are searching for a missing juvenile who was last seen around Buckhannon River Road. 

Clarksburg Woman Arrested After Messaging Sexually Explicit Content to Juvenile Girl

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Bridgeport Police arrested a Clarksburg woman Tuesday, October 24. 

Auto-Pedestrian Accident Sends 10-Year-Old Boy To Hospital

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 Shinnston Police said, a 10-year-old boy ran out in front of a moving vehicle while waiting for the school bus. 

National Weather Service to Use New Type of Snow Warning in West Virginia Counties This Winter

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CLARKSBURG, WV (WBOY): As we go through each and every winter here in West Virginia, besides our normal snow storms we see, we also see periods of snow called snow squalls. These snow squalls can reduce visibility very quickly to near zero, leave some light snow accumulation and cause hazardous driving conditions creating a risk to life and property. To help people get alerted to these snow squalls, the National Weather Service has created a new type of snow warning to help conv...

'Drugged Driving' Surpasses Drunken Driving Among Drivers Killed in Crashes Video included

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When you hear about a DUI crash, you may think alcohol was involved, but that's not necessarily the case.

UPDATE: Man Faces 3 Charges Following Bridgeport Police Chase Video included

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Clarksburg Police responded to a reported shoplifting incident at Kohl's on Emily Drive Wednesday afternoon. 

Upshur County Deputies Investigate Child Abuse Death of 3-Year-Old Girl

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The Upshur County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 3-year-old girl. 

Monongalia County Deputies Search for Armed Robber

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Monongalia County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a reported armed robbery on Thursday morning.

Webster Springs Community Opposes Water Plant Proposal Video included

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Dozens of locals came out to the Webster Springs Municipal Building to speak out against a plan they say would remove local control over their water source.

Randolph County Commission, Elkins City Council Suspend CVB Funding

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The Randolph County Commission and the City of Elkins have suspended funding to the Randolph County Convention and Visitors Bureau after launching an investigation into the organization's finances.

Crews Respond to Fire at Southern X-Posure Gentlemen's Club Video included

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Crews responded to a fire in the Cassville area of Monongalia County Tuesday morning.

Local Law Enforcement Suspect Dangerous Drug in Harrison County Video included

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Local law enforcement suspect a new drug to be on the streets in North Central West Virginia.

Tunnelton Man Arrested for Allegedly Beating Woman With Baseball Bat

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A Tunnelton man was arrested Monday after he allegedly beat a woman with a baseball bat.

West Virginia's Congressional Delegation Asks President Trump for Assistance

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West Virginia's congressional delegation sent a letter to President Trump Tuesday morning asking him to approve additional disaster relief after floods devastated the northern part of the state in July.

Man Killed in Weekend Accident on Interstate 79

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A man was killed in a single-vehicle rollover accident on Interstate 79 in Harrison County Saturday afternoon.

UPDATE: Crews Continue to Fight Apartment Fire in Preston County Video included

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Multiple fire departments from Preston and Taylor Counties responded to the scene of a fully-involved fire at an apartment building Sunday night.

UPDATE: Missing Raleigh County Miner Killed in Accident

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 A search is underway at a local mine for a missing coal miner. The search is taking place at the Horse Creek Eagle Deep Mine, owned by Alpha Natural Resources, in Dorothy.

1 Flown to Hospital After I-79 Rollover in Harrison County

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The Harrison County Sheriff's Department is investigating a single-vehicle rollover that happened on Interstate 79 Monday morning.

UPDATE: Harrison County Sheriff Confirms Self-Inflicted Shooting

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The Harrison County Sheriff's Department responded to a shooting Sunday Night.

911 officials said the incident occurred on Little Acres Lane around 10 p.m. There is no other information at this time.

1 Person Taken to UHC After Harrison County ATV Accident

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One person was taken to the hospital after an ATV accident Sunday afternoon in Harrison County. 

3 Injured in Marion County Motorcycle Accident

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The Fairmont Police Department is investigating an accident that sent three people to the hospital on Sunday night in Marion County. 

Harrison County Business Damaged After Sunday Morning Fire

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A building at a Harrison County business is being ruled a total loss after a fire broke out Sunday morning.  

One Person Taken to Hospital After Overnight Vehicle Accident in Marion County

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The Marion County Sheriff's Department is investigating a single vehicle accident that happened early Saturday morning.

One Flown to Hospital After Single Vehicle Accident in Harrison County

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I-79 has re-opened after a single vehicle roll-over accident closed the northbound lanes near mile marker 117 in Anmoore on Saturday afternoon. 

Preston County Grand Jury Indicts 40 People Including Man for Sexual Assault of Children

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A grand jury in Preston County indicted 40 people during the October term on a multitude of charges. - Authorities in Preston County were searching for Donald Stout in May for sexual assault and a reported attempted larceny. During this term, he is indicted on eleven charges, which include sexual abuse and sexual assault charges for forcing a 7-year-old girl and a 12-year-old boy to perform sexual acts on him and with one another. He is also indicted for child abuse and delivery of a...

Middle School Student Flown to Hospital After Sustaining Injury in Football Game

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A Mountaineer Middle School student was flown to the hospital after sustaining an injury during a football game Thursday night, according to Harrison County 911 officials.

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    West Virginia authorities say a 20-year-old hunter was killed on the opening day of the state's deer season with firearms, and a second hunter died after his all-terrain vehicle rolled over a day later.

  • Report: West Virginia Ranks 10th for Most Violent States on Black Friday

    Report: West Virginia Ranks 10th for Most Violent States on Black Friday

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 7:57 PM EST2017-11-23 00:57:56 GMT
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    WEST VIRGINIA (WOWK) - All across the United States, Black Friday gives people a chance to score great deals on Christmas and holiday gifts and capture their dream electronics. But sometimes those rock-bottom savings turn into a dangerous siren song, and people go too far in their quest for a cheap TV or Hatchimals for their kid. The Mountain State has received a high violence ranking when it comes to Black Friday. According to Reviews, West Virginia ranks tenth in the U.S.&nb...
    WEST VIRGINIA (WOWK) - All across the United States, Black Friday gives people a chance to score great deals on Christmas and holiday gifts and capture their dream electronics. But sometimes those rock-bottom savings turn into a dangerous siren song, and people go too far in their quest for a cheap TV or Hatchimals for their kid. The Mountain State has received a high violence ranking when it comes to Black Friday. According to Reviews, West Virginia ranks tenth in the U.S.&nb...
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