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BREAKING: One dead following accident along I-70 in Belmont County
The Ohio State Highway Patrol traffic said was flowing in the eastbound lanes when one car attempted to pass another, was veered off the road, flipped a couple of times through the grass median, and came to a stop in the westbound lanes.
Police make arrest following chase beginning in Glen Dale
MARSHALL COUNTY, W. Va. —NEWS9 is learning of a police chase that began in Glen Dale after a driver did not pull over for a traffic stop.Police say that driver rammed a police cruiser and took off, eventually being caught and arrested in Pennsylvania.NEWS9 is working to learn more. Stay tuned for up
Crews battle flames at abandoned home in Reynoldsville
REYNOLDSVILLE, W. Va. (WDTV) --Firefighters are battling flames at an abandoned home in Reynoldsville, Thursday night.
Fairmont Police arrest man on drug charge during traffic stop
On June 21, police said they saw a Chevrolet Blazer without any illuminated license plate lights traveling on Locust Avenue, so an officer made a traffic stop.
WEB EXTRA: Staying safe on the water this summer
HANNIBAL, OHIO (WTRF) - 7News brought you tips earlier this week to be safe around the Hannibal Locks and Dam, but the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers who run that area, also want to pass along some general water safety tips because they said accidents on the water are becoming more common.
Resident thanked for helping Bellaire
Each morning, Potts can be seen picking up litter and trash in the village’s downtown area. He also cleans up some empty lots in the area. After receiving accolades from the mayor, Potts said he recently gave a report about the village’s central park to the Bellaire Chamber of Commerce.
Wheeling man competent to face charges after allegedly beating another with a hammer
Parr is expected to take a plea deal, but he remains in the Northern Regional Jail on $50,000 bond.
Boaters reminded to use extra caution around Hannibal Locks and Dam
"We're here to lock anybody that wants to lock," said Matthew Edgar, Lock and Dam Equipment Mechanic Supervisor for the Hannibal Locks and Dam. "The only thing we ask that you be safe. We don't do it to be aggravating. We do it to possibly safe your life.")
Waterford man dies from injuries after crash on Waterford Road
WASHINGTON CO., Ohio (WTAP) -A Waterford, Ohio man died Thursday night at a Columbus hospital from injuries he sustained in a June 15th crash in Washington County.
Voters will decide on new headquarters for Wheeling police, firemen
"The Wheeling police Department is approaching 70-plus years,” Wheeling Police Chief Shawn Schwertfeger said. “The physical structure and for a department our size to run in 4600 square feet, it's next to impossible.
Wheeling FD looking for paramedic-firefighters
"We are actually short four paramedics, we have positions that are open," said Helms. "And our hope is to encourage some paramedics out there that might have the ambition to come on board and help fill those positions."
JSW Steel May Invest $500M in Mingo Junction Plant
Officials of JSW Steel, a leading Indian steelmaker, announced their plans and signed certificates Thursday with Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross during the SelectUSA Investment Summit at National Harbor, Maryland, across the Potomac River from Washington.
After nearly 2 years, Martins Ferry street reopens
"At least 10 feet deep, probably 160 feet long of just a massive slip took place. An ongoing issue for us,” said Service Director Chris Cleary.
Victims of fatal Harrison County crash were Shinnston residents
WILSONBURG, W.Va. —The two people killed in Tuesday’s fatal crash at the intersection of U.S. 50 and W.Va. 98 near Wilsonburg have been identified as Shinnston residents, Harrison County Sheriff Robert Matheny confirmed.
Part of I-77 northbound in Washington County closed after pavement "blowup"
Effective Tuesday afternoon, the northbound lanes of I-77 are closed near Highland Ridge Road in Washington County, as crews repair a pavement "blowup" caused by extreme heat.
HERTZEL COLUMN: Three Mountaineers listed in Sports Illustrated’s ‘Top 100’
Putting man’s rank in his position, Grier was rated as the fourth quarterback in the country behind No. 4 Khalil Tate of Arizona, No. 13 McKenzie Milton of Central Florida and No. 15 Trace McSorley of Penn State.
Mountaineer Brewfest in Wheeling Benefits Sex Assault Help Center
Now in its fifth year, Brewfest has raised more than $50,000 in the past four years for its chosen charities. The Brewfest is staffed by volunteers from the local chapter of the Circus Saints & Sinners. Donations will be raised through proceeds from the festival as well as all tips offered to volunt
Junior Police, Fire Academy in Wheeling Is a Blast
The academy, which started Monday and ends today, is open to Ohio County sixth-graders who are interested in learning more about what it means to be a firefighter or police officer. It provides lessons on first aid, CPR, automated external defibrillator (AED), fire safety, how to use a fire extingui
Four States man charged with wanton endangerment
In the complaint, a Marion County Sheriff's Department deputy stated that Jones was with a female at a residence in Carolina, and an argument allegedly ensued between them.
‘Fallout 76’ Video Game Features Former Moundsville Penitentiary
People in Marshall County won’t be the only ones geeking out over the scenery in the ninth installment of the post-apocalyptic franchise. Scheduled for a Nov. 14 release, the launch trailer shown at the E3 Expo last week featured John Denver’s“Take Me Home, Country Roads”as gameplay footage showed p