Local scouting leader Amy Garbrick was elected as the first female president of the governing board for the Boy Scouts of America Mountaineer Area Council, based in north central West Virginia.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
In some places, the oil and gas industry is leaving behind industrial sites that are radioactive and dangerous — like Fairmont Brine in Fairmont, West Virginia. This abandoned site became a popular hangout spot for unsuspecting local residents. Investigative journalist Justin Nobel has written about Fairmont Brine. Inside Appalachia Host Mason Adams spoke with Nobel to learn more.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Investigative Reporter Looks At Fracking Near Fairmont And Wilco Has Our Song Of The Week, This West Virginia Morning
On this West Virginia Morning, parts of Appalachia saw a natural gas boom from fracking, but as fortunes have changed, the industry has left behind dangerous industrial sites — including one near Fairmont, which became a popular hangout spot for the young. Investigative Reporter Justin Nobel has been looking into this and spoke with Inside Appalachia’s Mason Adams about what he discovered.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia Public Broadcasting (WVPB) and the West Virginia Treasurer’s Office invite you to attend our Jurassic Jamboree, story time and photos with Buddy the Dinosaur.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The foundation will handle 72.5 percent of the state’s settlement funds, while 24.5 percent will go to local governments. The remaining three percent will be held by the state in escrow to cover any outstanding attorney’s fees.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Three STEM school teams in Fairmont have been selected to attend the nationwide American Rocketry Challenge for the fifth time in as many seasons.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The laws protect LGBTQ people from discrimination in housing, employment and public accommodations.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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