Shelters in West Virginia are increasingly faced with the challenge of fewer dog adoptions. The higher cost of pet food and vet care at a time inflation is hitting the country are thought to be contributing factors.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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In an early victory for a Donald Trump-endorsed candidate at the start of midterm season, Rep. Alex Mooney on Tuesday beat fellow incumbent Rep. David McKinley in West Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District Republican primary.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Fifty years ago West Virginia had five congressional districts -- meaning five representatives in Congress -- but over time with a population decline, the state has dropped to three. The second largest is District 1, which encompasses 20 counties in the northern part of the state that will be voting for their representation this year.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Congressman David McKinley announced his intentions Monday to run for re-election in West Virginia’s 1st District after earlier statements that he would…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Former state Delegate Mike Manypenny has opened an early campaign account to run for Congress in northern West Virginia.On Monday, the Democrat filed…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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