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William Suan is no stranger to the problems abandoned oil and gas wells can cause. “It’s just an eyesore,” he said, standing inside a barn on his cattle ranch near Lost Creek, West Virginia. “I had to fence one off because it’s leaking now.” There are five inactive wells on his land, most installed in… Read More
Proposals in several cities to offer drug users access to a safe space to consume drugs have caused a political stir, but what do we really know about the effectiveness of safe injection sites?
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ohio State University is asking a judge to dismiss three federal lawsuits filed by former students alleging sexual misconduct by a team doctor. The lawsuits say university officials turned a blind eye to rampant sexual abuse by Dr. Richard Strauss, who worked at Ohio State for 20 years until he retired… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – President Donald Trump’s campaign has announced support for Republican Carol Miller in West Virginia’s 3rd Congressional District race. The Trump Campaign said in a statement this week that Miller is “pro-coal, pro-Second Amendment, and pro-Trump” and encouraged people to vote for her. Miller is the majority whip in the state House… Read More