The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) Thursday confirmed three new cases of novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the state, making the total positive case count at five. All three new positive cases are travel related.
CHARLESTON, WV – Gov. Jim Justice today issued an Executive Order, directing the West Virginia Department of Commerce and WorkForce West Virginia to provide unemployment benefits to those affected by COVID-19 to the maximum extent permitted under federal law.
Christopher Scott Phillips, 37, was taken into custody by the Morgantown Police Department for his alleged role in an incident that shut down North Willey Street.
Chase Riggs and Jason Bragg of the Vision ticket were elected to be the next SGA president and vice president on Wednesday night.
To prepare students, faculty and staff for active shooter situations, resources are available on WVU’s campus.
Despite the obstacles that come with convincing lawmakers to support research on state banks in West Virginia, a group of WVU graduate students continue to persevere.
A West Virginia bill that allows elective Bible study courses in public schools passed through the Senate on Thursday.
As students begin packing their bags for spring break travel, the University is preparing to combat any cases of coronavirus that may hit West Virginia.
Over the weekend, three WVU students’ study abroad programs in Italy were cut short as the coronavirus outbreak continues to grow in the country.
In every hallway, study room, break room, and office, one of more than 1000 recycling bins can be found across WVU’s campus.
Katherine Johnson, world-renowned research mathematician and West Virginia native, passed away Monday at 101 years old, according to NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine.
A bill proposed in the state Senate would increase regulations on needle exchange programs.
Several bills that could impact the University are on the WVU Government Relation Team’s radar, many of which carried over from the 2019 session.
Six people in West Virginia, including four in Monongalia County, are in a self-imposed quarantine to monitor for symptoms of coronavirus, according to WBOY.
West Virginia Governor Jim Justice said that he supports Virginia counties unsatisfied with Richmond’s Democratic government joining West Virginia.
Fort Gay, West Virginia, became the first city in West Virginia to declare itself as a Second Amendment sanctuary.
Over the span of the last decade, many programs that were put in place to improve energy efficiency in West Virginia have been scaled back.
West Virginia businesses now have 60 days to apply online for permits to grow, process, dispense and test medical marijuana.
This October, a donation event called the Ready for Work clothing drive was held by WVU for the first time. The purpose of the event was to collect professional clothes and donate them to people who can’t afford them.
WVU researcher Amie Ashcraft is developing an app designed to prevent sex trafficking, which she plans to release in about three years.
Hunters throughout the state of West Virginia can expect a higher black bear harvest and similar white-tail deer harvest this year compared to last year.
Three local religious leaders discussed the interconnectedness between faith and environmental protection at an environmental stewardship discussion on Monday.
A spring cleanup for a historic house in Preston County will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday.
A state trooper pulled over a man in Preston County who allegedly made threats to kill President Donald Trump and blow up the Pentagon, WDTV reported Wednesday.
Since 2017, Morgantown city council has set a goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions and making the city more environmentally sustainable with the advice of the Municipal Green Team.
An ambassador for the National Down Syndrome Society gave a lecture on Tuesday about the interactions between people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and law enforcement.
WVU President E. Gordon Gee discussed next year’s tuition, campus carry and the Spruce Street snow day riot among other issues in an interview with the DA staff on Thursday.
WVU provost and vice president for academic affairs Joyce McConnell has been named as the finalist for Colorado State’s president’s job, and will likely leave after more than 24 years at the University.
The campus carry bill is dead, for a second time.
Update: The campus carry bill was voted down in the Senate Judiciary Committee by a 7-9 vote Tuesday night.
The campus carry bill was dead, until it wasn’t.
The booze bill passed the state Senate on Monday and is now headed to Gov. Jim Justice’s desk for approval.
Teachers and service personnel across West Virginia continued their strike into Wednesday, just in case the state Legislature revived the omnibus education bill.
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