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UPDATE: Officers Bringing Cadiz Murder Suspects Back to the Ohio Valley


Two murder suspects will soon be making a trip back to the Ohio Valley. More>>

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Extradition Ordered for Man Arrested in Wheeling and Linked to Virginia Murders


Charles Standard Severance, the man arrested at the Ohio County Library on weapons charges and allegedly linked to three murders in Virginia, will  be extradited back to Louden County, Virginia, after fighting the process for nearly a month. More>>

Fracking Foes Challenge Ohio Earthquake Assurances


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A concerned citizens' group in a northeast Ohio region where earthquakes have been tied to fracking says it won't take the word of state regulators that new permitting guidelines adequately address public safety. Youngstown-based Frackfree Mahoning Valley plans a news conference Wednesday to discuss persisting concerns. A state geologist's finding released last week for the first time linked earthquakes in the Utica Shale to hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, a technique... More>>

20 Hancock County Residents Report Car Break-Ins


Hancock County deputies are searching for suspects following the breaking and entering of a number of vehicles on Tuesday. More>>

Barton Man Arrested After Alleged Easter Weekend Axe Handle Attack Video included


One man was injured and another jailed after an altercation in Belmont County that made Easter Day anything but festive. More>>

UPDATE: Juveniles in Stable Condition After Dirt Bike, ATV Collide in Belmont County


One juvenile was flown to a nearby hospital following an accident involving an ATV and a dirt bike on Tuesday evening in Belmont County. More>>

UPDATE: Bond Set at $250,000 for Jefferson County Woman Charged in Child's Death


A Steubenville woman has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment after her four-month old was found unresponsive in a bathtub on April 3. More>>

FOUND: Missing person, Baron Lambert, found unharmed Video included

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Troopers said that Baron Scott Lambert, 27, was last seen in around 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22. That was in the area of Barlow Hollow which is near Maybeury, WV.

Cameron High School One of 48 Schools in the Country to Receive 'Green Ribbon Award'


West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin is recognizing Cameron High School for being among 48 schools from across the country to receive the 'Green Ribbon Schools Award' from the U.S. Department of Education. The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award honors schools and districts that are exemplary in reducing environmental impact and costs; improving the health and wellness of students and staff; and providing effective environmental and sustainability education.Read more ab... More>>

Annual Easter Seals Telethon Sunday


The annual WTRF Easter Seals Telethon is set for Sunday, April 27, from a.m. until 6 p.m.The telethon is hosted by WTRF's Brenda Danehart and Scott Nolte along with Jim Conner. Pledges can be called into to 304 233 7100. It will be aired live on Fox Ohio Valley and live-streamed here on wtrf.comResidents are encouraged to spread the word about the Easter Seals Telethon by going to the 7 News Facebook page. For every "share" the Telethon post gets, $1 will go to Easter Seals, up to $1,000, tha... More>>

Truck Crashes Into Jefferson County Bridge


County Road 53 near Twp Road 218 in Jefferson County remained closed on Wednesday morning after a truck reportedly crashed into a bridge. More>>

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