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W.Va. Senate Democrats block wide-ranging GOP tax overhaul

West Virginia Senate Democrats have blocked a sweeping Republican tax overhaul that was expected to slash county budgets.


WVUP celebrates Black History Month by showing historic black film



The final four people charged in the historic Project Parkersburg drug investigation have entered guilty pleas in U.S. District Court in Charleston and are awaiting sentencing, authorities said.


An imitation candy infused with THC, the psychoactive compound found in marijuana, has been found in Tyler County, authorities said.


UPDATE: SUV involved in I-77 chase found in Wood County


Marietta Board of Education votes to close 2 elementary schools


Wall collapse injures Parkersburg Housing Authority worker


Student Athlete of the Week: Braxton Amos


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WTAP 5 - WVUP Black History Month


WVUP receives grant funding for accelerated degree program


See what Apollo 13 astronauts saw: Welcome to the dark side of the moon


Ohio governor signs bill allowing motorcyclists to wear ear protection


Good deed caught on camera: Ohio high school freshman seen helping woman cross the street


2019 overdose deaths up in Wood County



FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate


Hot Pockets heir gets 5 months in prison for college scam


Supreme Court won't have final word in pipeline case


Woman, 84, sinks putt across basketball court to win new car


Pa. family’s close call with train caught on camera


‘It was an adventure’: WWII vet gets medals 70 years later


Why are scientists so concerned about new coronavirus?


Jimmy John’s in trouble with FDA for repeatedly selling recalled ingredients


Disney CEO Bob Iger steps down in surprise announcement


15-foot, 2,000-pound great white shark tracked off coast of Louisiana


Lawyer: Hospitalized Weinstein is ‘energized’ about appeal


Housing assistance money still available in Parkersburg


Trump says 2 justices should sit out cases, but they decide


AP-NORC poll: Most Americans plan to participate in census


Two children save baby sister from homicidal mom in Florida


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