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1 Person Transported After Rollover Accident on I-79

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One person was transported to the hospital after a single vehicle rollover accident in Lewis County.

DUI CHECKPOINT: Sobriety Checkpoint Being Held in Morgantown

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The Monongalia County Sheriff's Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on University Avenue from 8 p.m. until 2 a.m. beginning Friday.  Child safety seat installers and technicians will be on site to check and install child safety seats. 

Woman Arrested For Having Drugs In Home Near Children

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A Shinnston woman was arrested and charged with four counts of child neglect after Shinnston Police responded to a reported overdose on Station Street.

Deputies Release More Information Surrounding Point Marion Road Shooting

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Austin Bink, 21, of Morgantown, was shot at a residence on Point Marion Road early Tuesday morning, according to the Monongalia County Sheriff's Department.

Baby Strollers Recalled Due to Fall Hazard

Baby Strollers Recalled Due to Fall Hazard

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Dorel Juvenile is recalling about 20,000 of their Safety 1st Step and Go Travel Systems strollers due to a fall hazard in the United States, as well as 5,800 in Canada. 

UPDATE: Fire Contained to One Room in Farmington Home Video included

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A home in Farmington is still standing after a fire Friday morning at 410 Waitman Willey Road was contained to one room.

UPDATE: Details Emerge After Fatal Morgantown Shooting Video included

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Mecca 911 received reports of a shooting in Morgantown on Thursday evening. 

Hearing Held In Weston Domestic Assault Case Video included

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A man accused of domestic violence was in court Thursday for a hearing. Lermon Russell appeared before Judge Jacob Reger by video from the Southwestern Regional Jail. Lawyers for Russell asked for permission to hire an expert for testimony and assessment for his defense. Reger granted the motion in advance of Russell's trial. Russell is accused of punching a woman in the face multiple times before driving a car into the Weston 7-eleven on Route 33.

Appalachia Jobs After Coal Video included

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The Upshur County Development Authority will receive $2.2 million. It will help the authority build a new knowledge and innovation business center with property donated by the city of Buckhannon.

Belington Man Arrested for Delivering Drugs to Informant

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A Belington man was arrested for delivering drugs to a confidential informant, according to Belington Police.

Elkins Man Accused of Soliciting Minor Over Facebook

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An Elkins man was arrested for allegedly soliciting a minor via computer.

Morgantown Woman Accused of Bruising Child With Belt

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A Morgantown woman was arrested Thursday after she allegedly severely bruised a 7-year-old foster child with a belt.

UPDATE: Drug Arrest Made At ABU After Possible Overdose

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Jordan Bogle, 19, was arrested and charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance on Alderson Broaddus University's campus Thursday morning.

Road Closure on University Avenue in Morgantown

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City crews and Parrotta Paving will be closing University Avenue in Morgantown between Third Street and North Street, Thursday, Aug. 25 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. for milling.  The same section of University Avenue will be closed on Saturday, Aug. 27 for paving but a time has not been selected. 

UPDATE: Clarksburg Pizza Hut Broken Into, Police Looking for Burglar Video included

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The Pizza Hut in Clarksburg was broken into some time Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, according to Clarksburg Police.

DUI arrest leads to baby rescue in Princeton, WV Video included

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The 1-year-old baby was found in a child safety seat covered in vomit when troopers pulled over the car at about 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 on Oakvale Road.

UPDATE: Sen. Manchin issues statement on EpiPen hikes by daughter's drug company

As a pharmaceutical company run by U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin's daughter faces scrutiny for hiking prices on life-saving allergy injection pens, Manchin is remaining mum.

Mylan says it will expand programs that lower EpiPen costs

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Mylan has hiked prices for EpiPen as frequently as three times a year over the past nine years.

1 Person Dead After Motorcycle Accident In Marion County

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One person is dead after a single motorcycle accident in Marion County on Wednesday evening.

Vehicle Fire Spreads To Nearby House in Monongalia County

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Fire crews responded to a fire on Wednesday evening in Monongalia County. 

1 Person Taken To Hospital After Vehicle Goes Into a River Video included

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One person was transported to an area hospital after their vehicle landed in a river on Wednesday afternoon. According to the Buckhannon Fire Department, it happened just before 4 p.m. on Route 33 near the Upshur-BarbourCounty line. The driver of the red pick up truck was going west in the east bound lane when he veered off to the left of the bridge, went down the hillside, hit a tree, and then flipped into the Middle Fork River. No word on his name or condition...

Restaurant Road Trip: 'Brew Ha Ha' in Kingwood Video included

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Brew Ha Ha opened its doors in April across the street from the Preston County Courthouse. Customers are raving about it. "You have to. I mean, you just have to make the trip to come here," said Lauren Larew, a frequent customer. 

Worthington Man Claims $1 Million Powerball Prize After Losing Ticket

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A Worthington man is $1 million richer after buying a winning Powerball ticket. Teddy Harbert, an electrician, bought the ticket at the Circle K in Worthington, for the July 30 drawing. 

Car explodes in Charleston and closes nearby Grandview Elementary

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The Kanawha County Bomb Squad is investigating now.

Fire Crews Battle House Fire In Marion County

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Fire crews are currently battling a fully involved house fire in Marion County.

2 Men Sentenced for Morgantown Armed Robbery

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Two men were sentenced Monday for an armed robbery in Morgantown in November.

TSA Detects Dozens of Prohibited Items at CKB and MGW Airports Video included

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Across the country, the summer rush at airports is winding down. Laptops out, shoes and belts off, and please leave your weapons at home.

Tunnelton Man Accused of Selling Drugs In Front of Granddaughter

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A Tunnelton man was arrested last week after he allegedly sold drugs while his granddaughter was in the passenger seat.

2 Morgantown Residents Killed in Pennsylvania Accident

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Two Morgantown residents were killed Sunday in a vehicle accident in Bedford Township, Pennsylvania.

Preliminary Figures for the First Week of Student Return Released by Police

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The Morgantown Police Department has released the preliminary figures for the first week of student return to WVU, which includes a variety of citations and arrests. 

McDonald's recalls millions of Happy Meals fitness bands

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McDonald's is recalling millions of fitness bands that had been given away in Happy Meals because they might cause skin irritation or burns to children.

Morgantown Man Pleads Guilty to Marjorie Gardens Murder Video included

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A man accused of murdering a man in the Marjorie Gardens apartment complex in Morgantown pleaded guilty in court Tuesday.

Employees Paid for Time not Worked Video included

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The audit found the court of claims was ,"fostering an environment where employees are not required to follow the policies and procedures..." allowing 4 employees to be paid a total of $6,833 in wages they didn't earn.

MORGANTOWN MARATHON: Discounts for Monongalia County Students Video included

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The Morgantown Marathon is doing what it can to get as many people as possible involved in the races. The promotional push includes the students in the surrounding communities.

Jury Convicts Man of Fatally Shooting Ex-Girlfriend in Preston County

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After a two and a half hour deliberation, the jury found 38-year-old John Strawser Jr. guilty of first degree murder and fleeing with reckless indifference.

Man Falls Into Creek Near Thornton, Flown to Hospital

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A man was flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital Monday afternoon after falling into the creek along Curve Bridge Road, near Thornton.

Mannington Couple Arrested on Meth Charges

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A Mannington couple was arrested early Monday morning after allegedly making methamphetamine along Polecat Hollow Road.

Glenville State College Student Arrested for Sexual Assault

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A Glenville State College student was arrested and charged with sexual assault after allegedly forcing a 14-year-old girl to have sex.

1 Person Killed in Preston County Vehicle Accident

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A person was killed Monday in a vehicle accident on Dogtown Road in Preston County.

Morgantown Man Arrested for Allegedly Assaulting 7-Year-Old Girl

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A Morgantown man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl.

Virginia Man Arrested for Morgantown Sexual Assault

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A Virginia man was arrested after an alleged sexual assault early Sunday morning on Beechurst Avenue in Morgantown.

2 Vehicle Accidents Affect Traffic on I-79, Patients Refuse Transport Video included

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A Jeep Patriot, belonging to the state, rolled over four times in the northbound lanes of I-79 Monday morning.

1 Person Taken to Hospital Following Vehicle Accident in Harrison County

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Emergency crews took one person to the hospital last night after a vehicle accident. 

Woman Faces Charges After Biting 2 Morgantown Police Officers

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The Morgantown Police Department is charging a woman with disorderly conduct after she bit two officers while they attempted to arrest her. On Sunday, August 21 just after 2:30 a.m. Morgantown Police Officers saw a disturbance near LUX Nightclub on Wall Street. Officers said they saw Meghan Dolores Losh, 20, of Martinsburg try to hit an employee of the club. 

Students Return To College Campuses Video included

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Classes at Wesleyan, Davis and Elkins College, Alderson Broaddus University and Glenville State College all begin on Monday.

Brunch Bill Takes Effect In Clarksburg Video included

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The change comes after Governor Earl Ray Tomblin signed it into law in the 2016 legislative session.

Clarksburg Residents Create Community Garden To Grow Their Own Plants Video included

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The new garden took shape thanks to a partnership between the Harrison County Family Resource Network and Waste Management

Mini Horse Auction Draws Crowd In Weston Video included

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Dozens of people gathered on the steps of the Lewis County Courthouse in Weston Friday morning for one of the more uncommon public auctions held in the county.

Motorcyclist Flown After Hitting Parked Vehicle in Clarksburg

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A man was flown to the hospital after hitting a parked vehicle on his motorcycle Friday afternoon.

Man Arrested in Relation to Clarksburg Counterfeit Money Investigation

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A man has been arrested in relation to a counterfeit money investigation in Clarksburg.

Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Assault of Mentally Handicapped Woman

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A Morgantown man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly sexually assaulting a mentally handicapped woman.

1 Person Flown To Hospital After Marion County ATV Accident

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Emergency crews are currently on scene of an ATV accident in Marion County.  According to 911 officials, the accident happened just after 9 p.m. on Four States Rd in Worthington.  The driver of the ATV is being flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital.  Officials have not released his name or condition at this time.  The Marion County Sheriff's Department is investigating.  Stay with 12 News for the latest. 

Police Chief: 2 Deaths Suspected from Heroin Overdoses Video included

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In just a four-hour period, between 4:30 and 8:30 p.m., there were 26 heroin overdoses in Huntington on Monday, according to Cabell County EMS Director Gordon Merry.

UPDATE: Man Found Guilty in Accidental Shooting Death Of 16-Year-Old Boy

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A jury found Christopher Smith guilty of involuntary manslaughter and wanton endangerment.

UPDATE: Driver's Condition Improving After I-79 Accident Video included

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Anthony Todd, of Erie, Pa., was driving the Acura in the two-vehicle collision on I-79 Wednesday morning.

Lumberport Man Arrested After Police Find Meth Lab in Home

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A man was arrested Wednesday evening after police said they found the components of a methamphetamine laboratory in Lumberport.

Fairmont Man Charged With Malicious Wounding After Beating His Wife

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The Marion County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man on a malicious wounding charge.  James Bowers, 45, is accused of kicking and punching his wife breaking her sternum and rib.  Bowers' wife is currently on hospice care for a terminal illness; her injuries were confirmed by the treating medical staff. Bowers is currently in the North Central Regional Jail. His bail was set at $50,000.  

Restaurant Road Trip: Peace, Love & Little Donuts Video included

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Today, we're at Peace, Love and Little Donuts the Suncrest Towne Center of Morgantown and we're about to drop an atomic bomb on your grandpa’s old fashioned glazed donut. I think I can smell the love already. Or is that chocolate and salted caramel? Let's find out.

Murder Trial Underway in Preston County for John Strawser Video included

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The trial is expected to last until Friday.

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  • 1 Person Transported After Rollover Accident on I-79

    1 Person Transported After Rollover Accident on I-79

    Friday, August 26 2016 8:17 PM EDT2016-08-27 00:17:59 GMT

    One person was transported to the hospital after a single vehicle rollover accident in Lewis County.

    One person was transported to the hospital after a single vehicle rollover accident in Lewis County.

  • PBHS Community Preparing For Football Opener

    PBHS Community Preparing For Football Opener

    Friday, August 26 2016 7:25 PM EDT2016-08-26 23:25:24 GMT

    For the past few months, a lot of people have been preparing for the football season at Philip Barbour High School: work crews, the football team, the band, and volunteers all getting ready to make the opening day for the new Philip Barbour football field a success.  

    For the past few months, a lot of people have been preparing for the football season at Philip Barbour High School: work crews, the football team, the band, and volunteers all getting ready to make the opening day for the new Philip Barbour football field a success.  

  • United Way To Host 'Pokemon Go' Walk

    United Way To Host 'Pokemon Go' Walk

    Friday, August 26 2016 5:47 PM EDT2016-08-26 21:47:36 GMT
    On Saturday, August 27 Pokemon Go will be played for a good cause. The United Way’s ‘Go Walk’ will take place at Ruby McQuain Park, The Mountainlair Plaza and a few other locations in downtown Morgantown. Gamers can catch Pokemon at local businesses with proceeds to benefit the United Way. United Way team captain Sarah Rodeheaver came up with the idea. “Well people are playing Pokemon Go all over the us right now and with our WVU students coming back rig...
    On Saturday, August 27 Pokemon Go will be played for a good cause. The United Way’s ‘Go Walk’ will take place at Ruby McQuain Park, The Mountainlair Plaza and a few other locations in downtown Morgantown. Gamers can catch Pokemon at local businesses with proceeds to benefit the United Way. United Way team captain Sarah Rodeheaver came up with the idea. “Well people are playing Pokemon Go all over the us right now and with our WVU students coming back rig...
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