Aggregated West Virginia News Articles
- Stand-ins to decide who sits on West Virginia Supreme Court
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A group of judicial stand-ins representing West Virginia's Supreme Court was hearing challenges Monday to GOP Gov. Jim Justice's appointments of two Republican politicians to replace two departed justices. ...
John Raby. Washington Times. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 04:57:01 -0400.
- AGs asking DEA to tighten drug manufacture
Attorneys general from West Virginia and 10 other states are asking the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to further tighten the manufacture of opioids.
Associated Press. ABC News. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 19:54:38 GMT.
- West Virginia man allegedly huffed paint, beat mother with spatula
A man in West Virginia was arrested Friday for allegedly huffing spray paint and then beating his mother with a spatula, according to local news reports.
Nicole Darrah. Fox News. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 20:15:00 GMT.
- Gas company linked to explosions in Massachusetts, West Virginia and Ohio
Government records reveal at least three serious explosions in Massachusetts, West Virginia and Ohio are all linked to Columbia Gas of Massachusetts. Kenneth Craig reports.
CBS News. Sat, 15 Sep 2018 23:39:56 +0000.
- West Virginia Library Tries to Keep Bob Woodward's 'Fear' Off of Its Shelves
The trustees of the Morgan County Public Library ultimately reversed the decision
Yahoo. Sat, 15 Sep 2018 11:46:48 -0400.
- Pope Francis announces investigation of West Virginia bishop during summit with U.S. bishops
Pope Francis held an emergency summit with U.S. ...
Tom Kington. Los Angeles Times. Thu, 13 Sep 2018 11:55:00 PDT.
- Manchin Counts on Health Care to Stave Off Republican Tide in West Virginia
In a heavily pro-Trump state, the Democratic senator has built a lead in polls based, in part, on his support for the Affordable Care Act.
Trip Gabriel. New York Times. Sat, 08 Sep 2018 22:45:51 GMT.
- Warnings over pollution met with a shrug in coal country
Northern West Virginia coal country would be ground zero for increased deaths and illnesses from Trump's rollback on regulation of emission from coal power plants
CBS News. Tue, 04 Sep 2018 11:17:12 +0000.
- Trump's rollback of pollution rules to hit coal country hard
President Donald Trump picked West Virginia to announce rolling back pollution rules for coal-fired power plants. But he didn't mention that the northern part of the state would be hit hardest.
ABC News. Mon, 03 Sep 2018 23:49:23 -0400.
- Grier leads No. 17 West Virginia past Tennessee 40-14
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - It isn't in Will Grier's nature to panic.So two dropped touchdown passes, a 10-minute drive by the opposing offense and an ...
Daily Mail. Sun, 02 Sep 2018 02:35:12 +0100.
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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