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Post Office Closures Could Pose Election Disruption

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Secretaries of state across the country say closing mail-processing centers and post offices could disrupt absentee voting this year. The U.S. Postal Service is moving ahead with cost-cutting plans to close hundreds processing centers and thousands of post offices, including operations in Athens, Chillicothe, Ironton and Parkersburg.   Voters worry that the closures could delay… Read More

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Century Aluminum Takes Another Step Toward Reopening


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Century Aluminum has taken a major step toward restarting its shuttered West Virginia plant.      The company announced an agreement in principle late Wednesday with retired workers from the Ravenswood factory regarding their health benefits.      Century dropped the health coverage in December 2010. The Ravenswood smelter closed in 2009, costing more than… Read More