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5 WVa health centers to receive $8.3 million in grants

Jan. 10, 2022 04:12 AM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Five health centers in West Virginia will receive a total of $8.3 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. West Virginia's two U.S. senators, Democrat Joe Manchin and Republican Shelley Moore Capito, announced the funding. ...

National Science Foundation awards $880K for WVa projects

Jan. 05, 2022 04:14 AM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The National Science Foundation has awarded more than $880,000 for projects at West Virginia University and Fairmont State University. The awards total $889,849 and were announced Tuesday by the state's U.S. senators, Democrat Joe Manchin and Republican...

Senate rejects Biden's vaccine mandate for businesses

Dec. 08, 2021 22:13 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate narrowly approved a resolution Wednesday to nullify the Biden administration's requirement that businesses with 100 or more workers have their employees be vaccinated against the coronavirus or submit to weekly testing. The vote was 52-48. The...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Dec. 01, 2021 18:18 PM EST

New York Post. November 29, 2021. Editorial: New Yorkers shouldn’t have to pay SEVEN TIMES the cost for their schools as other cities As New Yorkers know better than anyone, everything costs more here. But seven times more? Alas, yes — at least...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Dec. 01, 2021 12:03 PM EST

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Nov. 30 The Wall Street Journal on U.S. Supreme Court at abortion crossroads: The Supreme Court takes up its most important abortion case in years on Wednesday, and...

Last section of upgraded US 35 in West Virginia dedicated

Nov. 11, 2021 15:19 PM EST

FRAZIERS BOTTOM, W.Va. (AP) — A decadeslong effort to reroute and widen U.S. Route 35 to four lanes in West Virginia became a reality Thursday with completion of the final upgraded link. Gov. Jim Justice and other leaders held a ribbon-cutting ceremony before hundreds...