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Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that USDA will take new steps to save consumers money on their energy bills in partnership with rural electric cooperatives. USDA plans to provide rural electric cooperatives up...

The Arbor Day Foundation is planting 50,000 trees in Blackwater River State Forest with the continued generous support of Canon U.S.A., Inc. Since 2009, Canon U.S.A.’s contributions to the Arbor Day Foundation have contributed...

A class next week about Additive Manufacturing (AM), also known as 3-D Printing, will detail how this leading-edge technology is providing new business opportunities. The Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI)...

By Amber Bass The anticipation of the holidays grew as the pre-Thanksgiving snow fell and weather reports warned of possible large amounts of the white...

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has issued Executive Order 9-13 transferring the Interagency Council on Homelessness from the Office of Economic Opportunity to the Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Behavioral Health and...

Current and former armed forces members and their spouses can register for a three-day employment workshop to help them find a new career. The comprehensive workshop, called the Off Base Transition Training (OBTT), will cover...

By Amber Bass There isn’t one word needed to convey compassion, enthusiasm or a simple “Hello!” All of these emotions and many more can be told with a simple but illusive smile. In today’s hustle...

Applications for the 2014 State Fair Scholarship program are now available online. In association with corporate, civic and individual contributors, and with support from the State Fair Endowment, five $1,000 (four year) scholarships will...

CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) announced Monday that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, has expired in connection with the previously announced sale of its Consolidation Coal...

By Dan Heyman, WVNS Less than 1 percent of West Virginia’s jobs come from Marcellus shale drilling. That has many asking how much the state can count on that industry for its future. In a...