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Creek jam flooding could be slamming the Ohio Valley by next week. More>>
The roads around the Federal Building have been reopened to traffic but earlier Friday Wheeling Police had blockaded off two blocks around the Federal Building as a precaution and the building was completely evacuated.Police say 911 received an automated message early this morning that threatened the Federal Building."At approximately 8:52 this morning a threat to the Wheeling federal building came in through 911 dispatch," said Sgt. Gregg McKenzie of the Wheeling Police Dept. "At that time, ... More>>
Friday, the US EPA ordered CSX to clean up and restore the area affected by the derailment in Fayette County.Under EPA's order, CSX must first develop and submit a comprehensive plan for all the areas impacted by the derailment.Some of the things specifically mentioned in the order are: the company will continue water monitoring and testing, oil recovery from the local waterways, and regularly inspect the boom located along the river.A train derailed on February 16 spilling thousands of gallo... More>>
Staff members from Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's office paid a visit to Belmont County on Friday. More>>
William Rhinaman, of Mingo Junction, has pleaded guilty to a second degree misdemeanor charge of obstructing official business. He was the first person indicted back in October 2013 by a Special Grand Jury. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine had the Special Grand Jury review whether additional crimes were committed regarding the Steubenville teen rape case. More>>
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin is urging the Navy to name a ship after Medal of Honor recipient Hershel "Woody" Williams.Manchin made the request Friday in a letter to Navy Secretary Ray Mabus. He said naming a ship after the Fairmont native would not only honor his legacy, but also the legacy of scores of other West Virginia veterans and their families.The 91-year-old Williams is the last living Medal of Honor recipient from the Battle of Iwo Jima. After retiring from the Mar... More>>
On Thursday night, a forum was held at Wheeling Park High School to educate parents and students about the dangers of heroin and opiates. More>>
It was an emotional Thursday evening in Monroe County.The Switzerland of Ohio Board of Education voted to close Beallsville High School.
The final piece takes us to Jacob Street, where one Wheeling native is literally "breathing new life" into the city with his work. More>>
It was a special Thursday night as the fight against caner ramps up in Ohio County. More>>
Authorities in Belmont County need your help finding this man. Officials reported in January he attempted to rob Sears at the Ohio Valley Mall. More>>
NEW YORK (AP) — America's fondness for Labrador retrievers is still setting records, but bulldogs are breaking new ground. More>>
Interstate 70 eastbound from WV / PA state line to the first exit in Pennsylvania will only allow traffic to use the passing lane for 3 to 5 days. More>>
Since the beginning of the year, communities throughout the Ohio Valley have been hitting the streets in an effort to keep us all safe during the severe winter weather. More>>
Weirton Police Detectives announced Thursday Joseph F. Majewski, 35, was allegedly disciplining his children by shooting them with a BB gun. More>>
It's a real life "Notebook" story as a couple who has been married for 67 years died alongside one another in February, according to ABC News. More>>
Just as we emerge from the deep freeze, we encounter another problem: potholes. More>>
The Pennsylvania-based Sheetz convenience store chain is looking to double its store total after opening its 500th location. More>>
The phones at the Ohio County Assessor's office have been ringing off the hook since landowners received a notice that their taxes would increase. That increase though came from the state and not the county so the assessors did not have all the answers.The West Virginia tax office was in Wheeling this week to field those questions and the Ohio County Commission will hear landowners appeals to their new high taxes. The commissioners will be hearing more than 80 appeals by the end of the week.T... More>>
A big effort is under way right now to make sure K9's on a local police Department are as safe as their handlers. More>>
A Wetzel County couple was sentenced in Federal Court on Wednesday after they stole nearly $400,000 from a 90-year-old victim to purchase a vacation home in the Outer Banks. More>>
Wheeling Police are responding to a threat at the Federal Building in downtown Wheeling. More>>
A community is coming together to get life saving equipment for a police department's K9 Unit. On Thursday, more money is rolling in and it came from kids right here in the Ohio Valley. So far, over $800 has been raised by students at Saint Paul Grade School in Weirton. To raise money, students who wore blue donated $2. All of that money is going to the K9 Unit at the Weirton Police Department. Eighth Graders Lonni Riggs and Gabriella Scaffileno talk about how important it is to raise money f... More>>
The West Virginia Supreme Court has announced its decision in regards to Cameron football player Dalton Wood who was ejected from a game against Beallsville on September 19. More>>
Ohio County Sheriff's Department released information regarding a tractor-trailer crash on I-70 Eastbound just across the PA state line near West Alexander. More>>
London's firefighters say sun rays refracted by a Nutella jar likely caused a house fire.The city's fire brigade says investigators believe the glass jar — which had been emptied of the hazelnut spread — had been placed on a window sill and refracted sunlight, setting blinds alight. More>>
Take an extra 10 minutes for travel this morning as slick spots are reported mainly in higher elevations.
Wind chills to around 5 below along with light snow delays some schools Friday.