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Hino Motors To Expand West Virginia Truck Assembly Plant

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Hino Motors Manufacturing U.S.A. Inc. says it plans to expand its Wood County commercial truck assembly plant and eventually add 50 full-time positions. The company announced Thursday the investment of up to $8 million at the Williamstown facility. Media outlets report Hino Motors will add 30,000-square-feet to its 200,000-square-foot assembly plant and build a training… Read More

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FBI Seeks Help Finding ‘Buckeye Bandit’ Serial Bank Robber

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The FBI and local police are asking for help identifying a suspect in up to 20 bank robberies in central Ohio who they’ve dubbed the “Buckeye Bandit.” Authorities planned a Friday morning briefing on the history of the case and developments in the robberies that happened between 2013 and this year. Investigators say the individual… Read More

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Cleanup Plan For West Virginia Chemical Spill Site To Be Outlined

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The public will learn next week about plans to clean up a chemical storage site on the Elk River that was the source of a public water crisis in West Virginia. The Tuesday meeting in Charleston will include consultants from Freedom Industries and officials from the state Department of Environmental Protection. They’ll explain plans under… Read More

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14 Medical, Dental students Committing To West Virginia Rewarded

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Awards ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 are going to medical and dental students who are committing to practice for at least two years in high-need locations in West Virginia. The health sciences service program awards have been announced by the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission. They have been granted to 14 students in master… Read More