Alex Wiederspiel

Thursday January 11, 2018

Suspect at large following Morgantown bank robbery

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Morgantown Police Department at (304) 284-7522.

In high spirits, WVU President Gee looking forward to returning to work after operation

Gee fainted at the Pittsburgh International Airport after returning from a 10-day trip to see his grandchildren.

Wednesday January 10, 2018

“Beginning of the renaissance of Morgantown” says City Manager after $4 million gift

"The river is truly under utilized and should be our greatest asset," Paul Brake said.

Gordon Gee recovering following operation

As a precaution, Dr. Gee underwent a procedure last Friday, Jan. 5.

Monday January 8, 2018

Duplex fire displaces more than a dozen people in Morgantown

Investigators believe the fire caused about $100,000 worth of damage.

Lunsford-Conaway denied venue change

The venue change was requested by defense attorneys Tom and Zach Dyer, claiming Lunsford-Conaway would not be met with an impartial jury.

Preston County woman identified in fatal crash

Kendra Dawn Forman, 21, of Bruceton Mills, was pronounced dead at the scene.

No threat against Morgantown High School

The threat is under investigation today in Virginia.

Friday January 5, 2018

Preston County man faces numerous charges after threatening to fly plane into courthouse

Police said Barrett threatened to shoot police, but didn't have a gun when they arrived on scene.

NWS: Extreme cold temps can be as dangerous as major snow event

"You've got to check on the elderly just like you would if there was a 20-inch snow event," John Darnley said.

Thursday January 4, 2018

Second man sentenced in former Morgantown business’s synthetic weed operation

Nicholas Graziano, 54, of Melville, New York, pleaded guilty last March to one count of conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance analogue.

WVU Medicine’s successful operation part of mission to end health care exportation

"All patients in our state, that otherwise would leave, can be cared for right here."

Wednesday January 3, 2018

Monongalia County students participate in inaugural Arctic Academy day

"The cold, of course, prohibited us from thinking that it would be safe for children to be out at bus stops."

Tuesday January 2, 2018

State Senator: Jail staff and state troopers must be legislative priority this year

"I think that should be a key priority of the Governor and the leadership in the legislature this legislative session," Bob Beach said.

Sunday December 31, 2017

Marion County organization honored for non-profit work in 2017

Our Children, Our Future, the West Virginia organization aimed at helping end child poverty, awarded the Marion County Family Resource Network.

Thursday December 28, 2017

Preston, it’s cold outside

"It actually showed eleven [below] at one point [today]," Preston County Commissioner Dave Price said.

Wednesday December 27, 2017

Woman survives reported suicide attempt after quick rescue in Monongahela River

The 27-year-old woman was seen jumping off the Westover Bridge just before noon on Tuesday.

Tuesday December 26, 2017

Man charged after allegedly pulling gun on Morgantown police officer

Higgenbothem is charged as a person prohibited from possessing a firearm.

Monongalia County pantry hopes fresh produce gets to thousands of working families’ tables

"Not only to have six schools, but then we also once a month bring in 15,000 pounds of fresh produce."

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