The echo of people chanting, “Hey, hey, EPA, don’t take our jobs away” could be heard in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on Thursday.
The voices came from about 5,000 United Mine Workers of America (UMW) members and their families along with other unions such as the Boilermakers Union and the Brotherhood of Electrical Workers International (IBEW) marching through the streets.
Officers from the Fairmont Police Department and West Virginia State Police responded to an armed robbery Thursday morning at WesBanco in Marion Square.
The call came through the Marion County 911 Center at 10:12 a.m.
The Town of Farmington Poker Run is back.
The poker run, which is scheduled for this Saturday, had been organized annually for about 10 years, and people expressed a lot of disappointment when it wasn’t held last year.
The timing was nearly perfect.
Kris Warner, GOP candidate for the 13th State Senate District, planned a press conference at the foot of the Ruskin facility in Pleasant Valley on Thursday because it was the last day the facility would be open before shuttering its doors and moving all operations to Kentucky.
The Town of Farmington Poker Run is scheduled for this Saturday.
After marching from the David L. Lawrence Convention Center to the William S. Moorhead Federal Building in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, around 15 United Mine Workers of America (UMW) leaders were arrested.
Officers from the Fairmont Police Department and the West Virginia State Police responded to an armed robbery Thursday morning at WesBanco in Marion Square.
Several United Mine Workers of America (UMW) leaders spoke at a labor rally in Pittsburgh on Thursday.
During a press conference at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center United Miner Workers of America (UMW) president Cecil Roberts talked about the reason why 5,000 miners and their families are protesting the EPA's Clean Power Plan.
After 63 years, the remains of a Korean War veteran are coming home.
Those remains are of Cpl. Alva Clifford Groves, of Four States, who lost his life during the Korean War. Groves will be brought home to West Virginia on Tuesday, Aug. 5.