Aggregated West Virginia News Articles
- WATCH: Fraternity member critically injured after falling down stairs
David Rusko is in critical condition after the Sigma Alpha Epsilon member fell down a flight of stairs in the frat house at West Virginia University - prompting the frat's suspension.
ABC News. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 02:24:50 -0500.
- Abortion debate intensifies after amendments pass removing abortion protections in 2 states
Election results in the Midterms may be a mixed bag, but anti-abortion groups are claiming victory, pointing to constitutional amendments that passed in Alabama and West Virginia removing abortion protections.
Emilie Ikeda. Fox News. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 21:22:08 GMT.
- Vet running in 2020 says 'President Bone Spurs' is 'using veterans as props'
Richard Ojeda recently lost his bid for the U.S. House in West Virginia, but is now running as a Democrat for the White House in 2020.
ABC News. Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:47:18 -0500.
- They Thought These Raccoons Had Rabies, But Found The Raccoons To Be Drunk
This is what happened after police in Milton, West Virginia, got calls about raccoons behaving erratically.
By Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:20:00 -0500.
- A rabies scare in West Virginia turned out to be just raccoons drunk on crab apples
Rabid animals are, of course, no laughing matter. The rabies virus can infect the central nervous system, resulting in disease and death, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ...
Cleve R. Wootson Jr.. Chicago Tribune. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:48:00 PST.
- West Virginia editorial roundup
Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: ___ Nov. ...
The Associated Press. Washington Times. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:36:47 -0500.
- 'Reinsurance' Obamacare fix wins bipartisan support in Senate
Sen. Joe Manchin III, a West Virginia Democrat who just won re-election in one of the country's reddest states, has an idea to fix Obamacare — call in President Trump. ...
Tom Howell Jr.. Washington Times. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:53:43 -0500.
- West Virginia senator, Army veteran Richard Ojeda announces 2020 presidential campaign
Here's one of the first official Democratic presidential candidates.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 21:44:00 GMT.
- Military vet Ojeda announces 2020 presidential campaign
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A retired Army paratrooper and current West Virginia lawmaker seeking to restore the Democratic Party's blue-collar roots ...
Daily Mail. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:29:21 +0000.
- A West Virginia Democrat who voted for Trump and just lost a House race is now running for president
Richard Ojeda and others who declared early candidacies will have a lot of trouble breaking out of what's expected to be a large field consisting of several Democrats, potentially including Sen. ...
CNBC. Mon, 12 Nov 2018 18:24 GMT.
West Virginia Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of West Virginia as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||1,831,102||-0.54|
|July 1, 2015||1,841,053||-0.40|
|July 1, 2014||1,848,514||-0.25|
|July 1, 2013||1,853,231||-0.18|
|July 1, 2012||1,856,560||0.09|
|July 1, 2011||1,854,972||0.04|
|July 1, 2010||1,854,230|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of West Virginia was 1,852,994.
In 2008, the estimated population of West Virginia was 1,814,468, whereas
in 2006, the population of West Virginia was about 1,806,760.
For detailed, up-to-date information about West Virginia's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about West Virginia
web page. For maps of West Virginia,
visit this West Virginia Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Charleston, West Virginia.
West Virginia newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
West Virginia library
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about West Virginia
can be found here.
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