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UPDATE: Board Suspends Medical License of McMechen Doctor at Center of State Investigation Video included


The West Virginia Board of Osteopathic Medicine on Friday held an emergency session in which they suspended the medical license of Dr. Roland F. Chalifoux Jr., after unsafe practices were alleged at Valley Pain Management in McMechen. More>>

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One Killed, One Injured in Ohio County Crash


A fatal accident on Pogue's Run Road in Ohio County on Thursday night left one person dead and one injured. More>>

UPDATE: School Releases Statement After Union Local School Superintendent Arrested


The Union Local School Board released a statement late Thursday night regarding the arrest of superintendent Douglas Thoburn, 53, who was arrested on four counts of pandering obscenity involving a minor.

Ohio Mechanic Killed in Freak Accident

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FREMONT, Ohio (AP) - A northwest Ohio auto mechanic has died after a fan blade broke off a car he was working on and struck him in the neck and face. A Fremont city police official says 44-year-old Donnovan Roth was dead by the time officers arrived at the garage where the man worked Thursday afternoon. Fremont is about 40 miles southeast of Toledo. Capt. James White says Roth was working on a car around 4:20 p.m. when it backfired and a blade from the fan broke off, cut through a hose and s... More>>

Wheeling Man Arrested for Allegedly Leaving Daughter in Car While He Was Passed Out on Couch


A Wheeling man is behind bars after he left his daughter in the car. Wheeling Police arrested Cory Rockhold after they found his 18 month old daughter in his car on South Wabash Street on Wheeling Island Thursday night.

Man Sentenced for Heroin Distribution in Wetzel County


A Pittsburgh man is sentenced in connection with the distribution of more than 100 grams of heroin in the Wetzel County area.The United States Attorney's Office says 26-year-old Damon Reese will spend over 11 years in jail with four years of supervised release.The court also ordered he pay back over $8,000 and forfeit a 2002 Lexus. More>>

UPDATE: Two Women Arrested as Suspects in Jewett Home Invasion


Two women have been arrested as suspects in the beating of 71-year-old man during a home invasion in Jewett on Tuesday. A third suspect remains on the run. More>>

Italian Fest Organizers Hoping for a Busy Bocce Weekend


Its not just about the food and drink, but also the sports at the Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival. More>>

Ohio Man Convicted of Killing Mom, Keeping Body


AKRON, Ohio (AP) - A northeast Ohio man faces a life prison sentence after being convicted of fatally stabbing his mother then living in the house with the decomposing corpse for about six months. A jury in Akron on Thursday found 33-year-old Michael Petrie guilty of charges including aggravated murder and abuse of a corpse. He had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. The Barberton man was accused of killing his 67-year-old mother Maureen Petrie. Prosecutors say he left his mother exact... More>>

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