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Wind chill warning and winter weather advisory in effect

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A wind chill warning remains in effect until 9 a.m. Sunday. The winter weather advisory remains in effect as well. The wind is coming from the northwest up to 20 to 30 miles per hour with some gusts reaching 45 miles per hour. Winds will decrease to 10 to 15 miles per hour tonight.  Temperatures right now are still in the single digits and low teens but could go below zero tonight. Here's what you should know. A winter weather advisory means that periods of snow will cause som... More>>

High School student buys flowers for every girl in school

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One high school senior with a heart of gold made Valentine's season a little sweeter for more than 800 girls in his Utah school. Hayden Godfrey, 17, gave every every single girl a a flower for the holiday.

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Fun for Dads and Daughters this Valentine's Day weekend

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Steubenville Parks and Recreation Department are inviting dads, grandfathers, uncles, or male role models to take their favorite little girl out for a semi-formal evening of dancing, food, and fun.

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Deep freeze continues: the latest winter weather updates

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Right now, Wind chill values are now warmer than 10 below zero across the region and the wind chill advisory has expired in Ohio, Marhsall, and Wetzel counties.  Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Harrison, Muskingum, Guernsey, Belmont, Noble and Monroe have been lifted from their wind chill advisories as well. 

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John Marshall Queen of Queens

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The annual John Marshall High School Queen of Queen pageant is Saturday, February 13 at 7 p.m.

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Professionals Weigh In about Keeping Kids Safe in Extremely Cold Weather Video included

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With the cold snap headed into the Ohio Valley Friday night, staying inside is best, but if you do have to take your kids out, or if they're nagging to be outside gets to you, letting them go out in 30 minute increments should be fine if they are dressed properly. 

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Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack Cancels Saturday Live Racing

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Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack canceled their live greyhound racing program scheduled for 2pm Saturday due to cold weather conditions.   

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Presenters Meet For Annual Show of Hands

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We are getting closer to another edition of Show of Hands. 
Today the new presenters met with organizers to go over how things will exactly go come next week. 

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Local Law enforcement Weighs in on Staying Vigilant in Public Video included

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We hear about it almost every day. Some kind of attack out in the public.  Local law enforcement are offering some tips to stay safe when you are out in the public. 

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Big boxing tournament in the Ohio Valley

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Mountaineer Casino to Host Cupid's Knockout Professional Boxing on Saturday February 13. The Cupid's Knockouts is a live professional boxing event where fighters battle in a fierce competition during Valentine's Day weekend. The competition is sponsored by Made Men promotions and will feature Morgan "Big Chief" Fitch, as he fights his way towards becoming the middleweight champion of the world. Morgan "Big Chief" Fitch began his love of boxing as a child.... More>>

Laughlin Memorial Chapel to Host "Come See How Far We've Come" Event

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As part of Black History month, one area church and youth center is getting involved in educating kids in the Wheeling area, and they're extending that education to the public in a special exhibit.

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Dog Dies in Steubenville House Fire

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Crews with the Steubenville Fire Department were on the scene of a house fire right around 6 o'clock, Friday morning. 

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West Liberty University Students Participate in Random Acts of Kindness Week

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Some students from West Liberty University took time on this cold Friday to share a warm smile. 

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One Arrested After Chase Ends on Route 2

Chase Reportedly Includes Warrants, Drugs, and Alcohol before Ending on Route 2

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Details are limited but Ohio County Sheriff dispatchers tell 7News it started in Ohio and ended on Route 2 near the 26th street exit in Wheeling around 11 pm.

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SPECIAL REPORT: Taking Charge of Women's Cardiac Health Video included

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Heart disease and stroke cause one in three deaths among women each year, more than all cancers combined. 

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W.Va. Lawmakers Override Vetoes Video included

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The House and Senate in West Virginia overrode both the Prevailing Wage and Right-to-Work vetoes from Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Friday morning. The Mountain State will now become the 26th right-to-work state in the nation. 

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Wheeling Health Right to Offer Dental Assistance Video included

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For years the Wheeling Health Right has offered health services to low income families, but now they're stepping up their coverage to offer dental assistance as well. 

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Two New Cases of Zika Virus in Ohio

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The Ohio Department of Health is reporting the state's third and fourth cases of Zika virus in returning travelers. 

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Elite Academy of Hair Design Planning "A Vendor Affair"

Elite Academy of Hair Design Planning "A Vendor Affair" Video included

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Proceeds will benefit O.U.R. Operation Underground Railroad, which helps in the fight against human trafficking as well as the Marshall County Animal Shelter.

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Arctic Blast Sending Wind Chills to 15 Below

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If you don't have to travel overnight, it is recommended...

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Colemans Fish Market Crowded For Lent Video included

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The first Friday of Lent kept one local business busy. People crowded into Center Market in Wheeling to get a taste of Colemans fish and fries.   

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Kroger to Offer Narcan Without Prescription

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Ohio-based grocery chain Kroger Co. is going to make the heroin overdose-reversal drug naloxone available without a prescription in its pharmacies across Ohio and northern Kentucky. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, joined Kroger officials at a Cincinnati store for Friday's announcement. Kroger says 200 pharmacies will offer naloxone over the counter within a week. CVS said recently it would soon offer naloxone without a prescription at its Ohio pha...

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Drivers Flock Where Gas Is $1.26 A Gallon

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Robbie Gordon's daughter told her that gas prices are low in Bellaire. And her car told her it was time to fill up. "There's a setting on it, and it was down low, saying I had 83 more miles, so I decided to drive to Bellaire," said Gordon. Now she's glad she made the trip from Wheeling. "It cost me $21.75 right now for almost 13 gallons," she noted. "Normally I would have paid $40 to fill it up. So that's a big savings. It's worth it."

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  • W.Va. Lawmakers Override Vetoes

    W.Va. Lawmakers Override Vetoes

    Friday, February 12 2016 12:42 PM EST2016-02-12 17:42:44 GMT
    The House and Senate in West Virginia overrode both the Prevailing Wage and Right-to-Work vetoes from Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Friday morning. The Mountain State will now become the 26th right-to-work state in the nation. 

    The House and Senate in West Virginia overrode both the Prevailing Wage and Right-to-Work vetoes from Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Friday morning. The Mountain State will now become the 26th right-to-work state in the nation. 

  • Deep freeze continues: the latest winter weather updates

    Deep freeze continues: the latest winter weather updates

    Saturday, February 13 2016 11:23 AM EST2016-02-13 16:23:59 GMT

    Right now, Wind chill values are now warmer than 10 below zero across the region and the wind chill advisory has expired in Ohio, Marhsall, and Wetzel counties.  Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Harrison, Muskingum, Guernsey, Belmont, Noble and Monroe have been lifted from their wind chill advisories as well. 

    Right now, Wind chill values are now warmer than 10 below zero across the region and the wind chill advisory has expired in Ohio, Marhsall, and Wetzel counties.  Tuscarawas, Coshocton, Harrison, Muskingum, Guernsey, Belmont, Noble and Monroe have been lifted from their wind chill advisories as well. 

  • One Arrested After Chase Ends on Route 2

    Chase Reportedly Includes Warrants, Drugs, and Alcohol before Ending on Route 2

    Chase Reportedly Includes Warrants, Drugs, and Alcohol before Ending on Route 2

    Friday, February 12 2016 2:22 PM EST2016-02-12 19:22:29 GMT

    Details are limited but Ohio County Sheriff dispatchers tell 7News it started in Ohio and ended on Route 2 near the 26th street exit in Wheeling around 11 pm.

    Details are limited but Ohio County Sheriff dispatchers tell 7News it started in Ohio and ended on Route 2 near the 26th street exit in Wheeling around 11 pm.

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