Charleston To Close City Street To Cars For Foot Traffic On SundayKanawha Avenue in Charleston, West Virginia will be closed to cars on Sunday for foot traffic and socially distant exercise.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice Extends Order Closing Bars In Monongalia CountyWest Virginia Gov. Jim Justice has extended an order that closed all bars in Monongalia County for an additional 10 days due to the coronavirus pandemic.
W. Va. House Of Delegates Employee Tests Positive For CoronavirusAn employee in the West Virginia House of Delegates has tested positive for coronavirus.
West Virginia Officials Approve $80,000 Settlement For Special Needs Black Woman Punched By Police Officers Officials in West Virginia’s capital city have approved a settlement for a special needs Black woman who was punched by officers during an arrest last year.
W. Va. State Staffer Tests Positive For Coronavirus After Attending WeddingA staffer at West Virginia’s intelligence sharing agency has tested positive for the coronavirus after going to a wedding last month.
Push Grows To Remove Confederate Gen. Stonewall Jackson’s Name From West Virginia SchoolA push to remove Confederate Gen. Stonewall Jackson’s name from a West Virginia middle school that has the state’s highest percentage of black students is growing.
Name Of Late U.S. Senator, An Ex-KKK Member, Removed From Health Center At West Virginia College A private college in West Virginia said Wednesday it is removing the name of the late U.S. Sen. Robert C. Byrd from its health center, saying his name had caused “divisiveness and pain."
Marshall University Announces 3 Coronavirus Cases As Athletes ReturnThree people have tested positive for the coronavirus at Marshall University as the college is allowing athletes to return to campus for training.
Coronavirus In West Virginia: Indoor Restaurants, Malls And Outdoor Recreation ReopenWest Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Thursday expanded his aggressive plan to lift coronavirus restrictions after announcing new hotspots in the state’s eastern panhandle.
Coronavirus In West Virginia: Judge Allows Ankle Monitors For People Who Test Positive But Refuse To QuarantineA West Virginia judge in the county with the state’s highest coronavirus caseload has approved strapping ankle monitors to people who test positive but refuse to quarantine.
Coronavirus In West Virginia: Governor Orders Quarantine For Virus Hotspot Travelers Or Risk Criminal ChargesPeople traveling to West Virginia from coronavirus hotspots must quarantine for two weeks upon arrival or risk criminal charges, Gov. Jim Justice ordered Monday.
W. Va Governor Jim Justice Announces In-State Coronavirus Testing AvailableAlthough there have been no positive cases of COVID-19, a state lab in West Virginia can now test for coronavirus.
3 Men Cited After Bringing Semi-Automatic Weapons To West Virginia CapitalThree men from Ohio were cited after authorities said they carried semi-automatic weapons on the state Capitol grounds in West Virginia.
Suicide Prevention Education Bill Clears West Virginia SenateWest Virginia educators would have to teach students about suicide prevention under a bill passed Wednesday by the state Senate.
W. Va. Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Killing Man Delivering Child Support PaymentsA West Virginia man has been sentenced to life in prison for shooting a man that was delivering child support money to the mother of his children.