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Testimony On East Palestine Train Crash And PEIA Sees New Director, This West Virginia Morning


On this West Virginia Morning, we have a new story from The Allegheny Front – a public radio program based in Pittsburgh that reports on environmental issues in the region. This latest story explores the East Palestine train crash and recent testimony questioning the need to burn the train cars.

Also, in this show, in an administrative briefing Wednesday, Gov. Jim Justice announced the new director of the state’s Public Employee Insurance Agency (PEIA). Emily Rice has the story.

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Caroline MacGregor is our assistant news director and produced this episode.

Teresa Wills is our host.

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