West Virginia Grandparents Raising Grandkids Can Get School Vouchers If VaccinatedWest Virginia grandparents who are the primary caregivers for their grandchildren ages 5 to 11 can receive a $150 school voucher if they are vaccinated against COVID-19, Gov. Jim Justice said Friday.
West Virginia Officials Welcome Idea Of Adding Maryland CountiesTop West Virginia officials on Friday said they would welcome three Maryland counties that inquired about becoming part of the Mountain State, even though the likelihood of the union is almost nonexistent.
Gov. Jim Justice Introduces Bill To Limit Employers' Ability To Require COVID-19 Vaccine In West VirginiaWest Virginia employers would be limited in their ability to require workers to be vaccinated against the coronavirus under a bill introduced by Gov. Jim Justice.
West Virginia Governor Jim Justice Rescued After Being Trapped In Malfunctioning ElevatorA malfunction caused West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice to become trapped in the elevator at the governor’s residence.
West Virginia Ranked Last In The U.S. For Percentage Of Adults Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19Back in March, West Virginia was ranked in the top 4 states in terms of getting people vaccinated, but now, the state ranks last for percentage of adults who are fully vaccinated.
W. Va. COVID-19 Cases Drop For First Time In Months, Deaths Way UpActive coronavirus cases in West Virginia have fallen dramatically in recent days, bringing a hope that the latest surge is at or past its peak.
COVID-19 Hospitalizations And Cases Set Records In West VirginiaThe number of positive cases and people hospitalized for the coronavirus in West Virginia both smashed records on Monday.
Hurricane Ida: West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice Declares State Of Emergency In All 55 CountiesWest Virginia’s governor declared a state of emergency in all 55 counties due to the threat of flash flooding from Hurricane Ida’s remnants.
West Virginia ICU Patients Approaching Pandemic HighThe number of COVID-19 patients in West Virginia hospital intensive care units is approaching the high mark in the pandemic.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice Launches More COVID-19 Vaccine Incentives With Prize GiveawaysCOVID-19 cases are on the rise in West Virginia, with over 1,300 new positive cases in the past two days.
West Virginia Governor Jim Justice Says He May Consider Not Requiring Masks In SchoolsWest Virginia's governor has said if trends continue, he may reconsider not having a school mask requirement.
Coronavirus Cases Resurge In West Virginia As School Year StartsActive coronavirus cases in West Virginia continue to resurge at an alarming rate as public school students in some counties returned Monday for the start of fall classes.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice: No Mask Mandate Planned As Coronavirus Cases RiseWest Virginia Gov. Jim Justice says there are no plans for a mask mandate as the state sees an increasing number of coronavirus cases.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice Doesn’t Foresee Reviving Mask MandateWest Virginia Gov. Jim Justice said he does not have plans to bring back restrictions to curb the spread of COVID-19 as the more contagious delta variant begins spreading in the state.
W. Va. Governor Jim Justice Dismisses COVID-19 Vaccine ConspiraciesWest Virginia's governor spoke out against COVID-19 vaccination conspiracies as he looks to increase the vaccination rate in the state.