When the bell rang signaling the opener of the 2021 West Virginia Spring Gobbler season, I felt a sense of ease. Turkey season was here again and no more waiting for or anticipating its opener. When the sun began to show signs of its rays over the ridge high on the mountain, I heard a faint …

No shopper is happy to see a product they’ve purchased for years suddenly missing a few ounces from its previous size. However, this is unfortunately a common practice among manufacturers. When a product costs more to manufacture, the brand can keep the size the same while charging a higher …

CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice conceded Wednesday that his plan to offer $100 U.S. savings bonds as incentives for 16- to 35-year-olds to get COVID-19 vaccinations hasn’t been fully vetted, and said West Virginia might end up having to offer $100 checks instead.

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Free beer, pot and doughnuts. Savings bonds. A chance to win an all-terrain vehicle. Places across the U.S. are offering incentives to try to energize the nation’s slowing vaccination drive and get Americans to roll up their sleeves.

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CHARLESTON — Monster Jam, the popular touring motor sports series, returns to the Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center from June 4-6 with action-packed competition reimagined for 2021.

CHARLESTON — Personal income in West Virginia grew by 4.89% in 2020, the largest rate of growth in 20 years, but growth that was fueled entirely by a surge in federal government transfer payments — stimulus checks, enhanced unemployment benefits and other pandemic relief, a new analysis from…

Members of the WV Foster, Adoptive & Kinship Parents Network, an organization that serves more than 1,200 parents in the state, will gather virtually on Zoom for the organization’s first conference.

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CHARLESTON — Six large regions nationwide that have economies reliant on fossil fuels have been targeted for federal investment and aid to create renewable energy jobs, as detailed in a new report from President Joe Biden’s administration.

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CHARLESTON — The Yankee Lady, one of only 10 World War II-era B-17 bombers that remain airworthy, will be making a Memorial Day weekend appearance at Charleston’s Yeager Airport on May 29 and 30 for self-guided tours and six 35-minute flights as part of the Yankee Air Museum’s “Honor the Her…

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ORLANDO, Fla. — Sixteen other states are backing Alabama’s challenge to a statistical method the U.S. Census Bureau is using for the first time to protect the privacy of people who participated in the 2020 census, the nation’s once-a-decade head count that determines political power and funding.