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Fracking Fluid Supplier Will Disclose Chemicals Used

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PITTSBURGH (AP) - A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets. The move by Baker Hughes of Houston is a major shift. It's unclear if other firms will follow suit. Environmental and health groups have criticized the industry for not disclosing all of the chemicals used in drilling.
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Wheeling Banks Meet With Police After Recent Rash of Bank Robberies Video included

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Rich Lucas, the President and CEO of Main Street Bank, along with other representatives from every bank with a branch in Wheeling, met with Chief Shawn Schwertfeger this week about the recent rash of bank robberies. More>>

Wheeling Jesuit University Announces Partnership With City's Recreation Department to Maintain Area Parks

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The Wheeling Recreation Department and Wheeling Jesuit University will work hand in hand to care for the parks around the college's campus. More>>

Central Ohio Mumps Outbreak Exceeds 250 Cases

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has topped 250 cases. That's more than half of the nation's 438 reported cases last year. The total as of Monday was 253 cases of the contagious viral illness, with 153 of those linked to Ohio State University. That includes 109 students and 17 staff members. Local health agencies say those infected range in age from 9 months to 80 years old. The cases span from early January to last week.
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Hancock County Bus Drivers Fight Relocation of Bus Garage

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Hancock county bus drivers are fighting to prevent the relocation of the bus garage from Weirton to New Cumberland.Their main reason: children's safety. More>>

Hancock County Courthouse Beefing Up Security With New Bailiffs

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Authorities are beefing up security at the Hancock County Courthouse and you'll notice the change in just a matter of days. More>>

Brooke County Voters to Decide on Important Issues

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Commissioners in Brooke County are asking residents to consider renewing two levies that would help keep programs in the county afloat. The county commission moved to place the county's five-year ambulance More>>

Wheeling Attorney Breaks Down Water Contamination Lawsuits

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The water contamination has devastated thousands of people and businesses in the Charleston area and now they're trying to strike back in court. More>>

Ohio Governor Hopeful Ed Fitzgerald Visits the Ohio Valley

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Ohio Governor hopeful Ed Fitzgerald stopped by the Ohio Valley Sunday to hear the concerns of voters. Fitzgerald began his trip at the American Legion in St. Clairsville before making his way to Local 1238 in Martins Ferry. More>>

UPDATE: Funeral Mass Set for Slain Wheeling Jesuit University Student

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A funeral Mass for a slain Wheeling Jesuit student Kevin Figaniak will be held on Saturday in Pennsylvania. More>>

Judge Lipps Considering All Motions in Rape Case

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Hamilton County Judge Thomas Lipps heard arguments Friday from defense attorneys who want a rape trial, which has caught the attention of the entire nation, moved and delayed. One of the biggest pre-trial issues in this case has been whether or not the trial will be open to the public and the media. More>>