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Extension granted in case of two former Jefferson County commissioners
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — A 90-day extension has been granted in the criminal trial regarding former Jefferson County Commissioners Jennifer Krouse and Tricia Jackson. Krouse and Jackson face 42 charges based on their refusal to attend meetings and conduct the business of the county last fall. The ch...[read more]

Coolfont Mountainside Association Water/Sewer Petitions PSC for a Rate Increase
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — Calling it an emergency tariff increase, the Coolfont Mountainside Association Water and Sewer has applied for a rate increase with the Public Service Commission of West Virginia. The CMAWS is a private utility providing water and sewer services. They currently have 123 ...[read more]

Teenager Ran Into Traffic and Was Struck by Tractor Trailer on I-81Wednesday Night
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — A teenager ran out into traffic and was struck by a tractor trailer on I-81 Wednesday night in Berkeley County. The incident closed two lanes of traffic for the better part of an hour last night around 8 p.m. The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Department tells The Panhandle News N...[read more]

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UPD plans scenario-based training in Morgantown this month
The exercises are designed to prepare officers to quickly respond to a wide variety of situations. The post UPD plans scenario-based training in Morgantown this month appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Monongalia County commissioner wants to reset homeless outreach efforts
Commissioner Tom Bloom says he wants to meet with municipalities in the county and non-profit organizations to find solutions. The post Monongalia County commissioner wants to reset homeless outreach efforts appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]

Appalachian Power seeking proposals for renewable energy and battery energy storage resources
The company issued three Requests for Proposals on Friday for wind, solar, battery energy storage systems and renewable energy certificates. The post Appalachian Power seeking proposals for renewable energy and battery energy storage resources appeared first on WV MetroNews.[read more]