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WVU’s Gee Choice Approved - The Intelligencer
CHARLESTON (AP) - The West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission has approved Gordon Gee's appointment as West Virginia University's permanent president. The commission's decision came Monday during a special meeting in Charleston. The university's ...
Ohio panel to weigh letting hunters use silencers - The Intelligencer
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio committee has scheduled a vote on a bill that would let Ohio hunters to use firearms silencers. Last month, lawmakers and their aides got a hands-on look at the devices and listened to silenced and unsilenced weapons.
Wayne National Forest in Ohio gets new supervisor - The Intelligencer
NELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The supervisor for the Ottawa National Forest in Michigan is taking the same job with the Wayne National Forest in Ohio. A statement from the U.S. Forest Service says Tony Scardina expects to start work at the southeast Ohio ...
Ohio Gov. Kasich's tax, education changes on tap - The Intelligencer
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) is preparing to release details of an ambitious election-year policy document that addresses taxes and education and streamlines government services for the poor and unemployed. The Republican ...
Judge's order preserves NSA surveillance records - The Intelligencer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge in San Francisco stopped the destruction Monday of millions of telephone records collected by the National Security Agency more than five years ago. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White, who is overseeing an invasion-of ...
Traveling sports exhibit on W.Va. tour - The Intelligencer
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A traveling exhibit on the role of sports in American culture is making its way across West Virginia. The West Virginia Humanities Council is sponsoring a state tour of the new Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibit "Hometown ...
Marshall to partner in clean water initiative - The Intelligencer
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall University is partnering in the creation of a center of innovation for water cleanliness and sustainability. Officials say the university will partner with the Charleston Area Alliance and others for the center at the ...
W.Va. unclaimed property website expanded - The Intelligencer
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia is expanding the website of unclaimed property to include listings of $25 or more. State Treasurer John Perdue's office says recent policy changes have lowered the minimum value threshold from $50 to $25. That means ...
W.Va. jobless rate rises in all 55 counties - The Intelligencer
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The unemployment rate increased in all of West Virginia's 55 counties in January. WorkForce West Virginia says the state's seasonally adjusted jobless rate in January declined one-tenth of a percentage point to 5.9 percent.
Airline's lack of information angers relatives - The Intelligencer
BEIJING (AP) — The anguished hours had turned into a day and a half. Fed up with awaiting word on the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, relatives of passengers in Beijing lashed out at the carrier with a handwritten ultimatum and an impromptu news conference.