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Football
West Virginia linebacker Cowan suspended for first four games
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. West Virginia sophomore outside linebacker VanDarius Cowan will be suspended for the first four games of the season, a program source confirmed on Wednesday.
August 21, 2019 - 2:25 pm
Women's Basketball
West Virginia women's hoops signs Martinez, loses Correa
Mike Carey added what could be a late gem to his 2019 recruiting class on Tuesday by signing 6-foot-2 freshman forward Esmery Martinez.
August 20, 2019 - 3:11 pm
Business
Pikewood Creative wins Emmy for 'Hot Rod' documentary
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Pikewood Creative is going to have another piece of hardware to add to its already impressive collection.
August 20, 2019 - 10:29 am
Football
Quarterback Doege ruled eligible to play immediately at West Virginia
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Quarterback Jarret Doege has been ruled eligible to play immediately at West Virginia.
August 20, 2019 - 9:59 am
Men's Basketball
West Virginia receives commitment from Arkansas transfer
Former Arkansas forward Gabe Osabuohien tweeted late Monday night that he will transfer to West Virginia.
August 20, 2019 - 7:32 am
Local Sports
Morgantown, University golf teams tie for first at Pines Country Club match
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The Morgantown and University High golf teams finished tied with a combined score of 177 in Mondays match at the Pines Country Club on a Par 35.
August 19, 2019 - 10:38 pm
Government

Council approves purchase financing, talks ICE operations

Morgantown City Council unanimously approved the financing behind the purchase of a 12,000 square-foot building and surrounding property at 430 Spruce Street during Tuesdays regular meeting.

Latest News
West Virginia heat wave continues through Thursday
By Chris Lawrence, CLawrence@WVRadio.com West Virginia will have to endure several more days of scorching temperatures before a change in the current weather pattern.
August 19, 2019 - 6:44 pm
Cops and Courts
April shooting suspect pleads guilty
The man responsible for wounding a woman in a shooting outside of Club Exotica in April pleaded guilty to several felonies in Monongalia County Circuit Court on Tuesday.
August 20, 2019 - 2:17 pm
Entertainment
FallFest features Louis the Child, Gucci Mane and Jon Bellion
FallFest,West Virginia Universitys25th annual welcome-back-to-campus concert will be held Tuesday on the Evansdale Rec Fields adjacent to the Student Rec Center.
August 16, 2019 - 12:53 pm

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Latest News
While youngsters are kicking off the new school year, teachers are preparing to make learning fun
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Math teachers can factor in a sense of humor, too.
August 20, 2019 - 11:25 pm
Government
Roads consultant disappointed 'insider' firm chosen for DOH secondary roads contract
One of the road consultants that lost the bid on the Division of Highways contract for consulting services to assist with the coordination and oversight of the governors Secondary Road Maintenance Initiative is disappointed not with losing but with who won.
August 20, 2019 - 7:48 pm
Cops and Courts
Sex-assault suit brought by former seminarian against Bransfield abruptly settled
lawsuit brought by a former seminarian who alleged that former Bishop Michael Bransfield sexually assaulted him, and that Bransfield regularly drank himself drunk and then engaged in grossly inappropriate sexual behavior with other young seminarians, has been settled.
August 20, 2019 - 7:02 pm
Business
Teva introduces generic version of Mylan's EpiPen Jr
Another EpiPen competitor entered the market on Tuesday.
August 20, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Education
Preston considering eliminating valedictorian, salutatorian
proposed policy change would eliminate the valedictorian, salutatorian and Knights Honors at Preston High and substitute other academic honors for seniors.
August 20, 2019 - 3:22 pm
Cops and Courts
Vehicle hits pedestrian on University Avenue
Apedestrian was struck and injured by a vehicle on University Avenue on Tuesday.
August 20, 2019 - 3:10 pm
Latest Opinion
TDP Editorials
MUB not operating like force of nature on pipeline project
One of the worlds most famous artists/engineers Leonardo da Vinci once said, Water is the driving force of all nature.
August 20, 2019 - 9:32 am
Columns/Opinion
No, there will be no infrastructure plan for now
Democrats running for president are vowing to bring high-speed internet to rural America.
August 21, 2019 - 7:24 am
Letters to the Editor
Aug. 21 letters to the editor
Citizens, cities not equalbefore eminent domainHow does eminent domain work? Is it just for citizens and not cities? The Morgantown Utility Boards new dam (George B.
August 21, 2019 - 7:23 am
Columns/Opinion
Lessons for young and dumb about socialism: Never
President Trump has repeatedly promised, America will never be a socialist country.
August 20, 2019 - 7:35 am
Columns/Opinion
Better government through AI
Patrick A. McLaughlin and Tyler Richards Tribune News Service The National Institute for Standards and Technology just delivered a final plan to the White House for developing artificial intelligence standards for the private sector, in order to maintain and strengthen Americas leadership in AI.
August 20, 2019 - 7:33 am
Columns/Opinion
Peculiar institution no artifact of dead past
Perhaps youve heard of white fragility. The term was popularized by sociologist Robin DiAngelo in her 2018 book of the same name that seeks to explain why white people often find it so hard to discuss race, why the subject frequently makes them angry and defensive.
August 19, 2019 - 8:21 am

News

Business
Pikewood Creative wins Emmy for 'Hot Rod' documentary
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Pikewood Creative is going to have another piece of hardware to add to its already impressive collection.
August 20, 2019 - 10:29 am
Government
MUB board makes its pick for White Park water line route
After a three-month process that included discussion, public comment and soil testing, the Morgantown Utility Board has selected the shortest route Route 3 as its recommendation for a raw water pipeline through White Park.
August 19, 2019 - 9:24 pm
Business
EQT landowner town hall: New CEO wants to 'be good partners'
Natural gas producer has often been perceived as a bully and a my way or the highway outlier among its fellow producers.
August 19, 2019 - 9:04 pm
Education
Mon County students head back to school
Just like that, those Bluebird buses are back on the road this morning in Monongalia County.
August 19, 2019 - 6:49 pm
Latest News
Students take part in service projects during WVU Welcome Week
WVUs Welcome Week is underway. The activities and events are meant to integrate students into campus life and culture, with a balance of academic, service and social components.
August 19, 2019 - 6:48 pm
Cops and Courts
Deputy reserves needs people
The Monongalia County Sheriff Deputy Reserves is recruiting and is a great way to give back to the community, see what the other side of law enforcement looks like, or start a career in law enforcement, according to the county sheriff.
August 19, 2019 - 5:13 pm
Cops and Courts
Man accused of attacking bicyclist with knife on Star City bridge
Morgantown man is accused of attacking someone with aknife, leaving the victim with several cuts on his arm.
August 19, 2019 - 2:13 pm

Sports

Football
Size is only a state of mind for rising walk-on center Adam Stilley
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Skeptics would not be blamed for notbelieving Adam Stilley is on the West Virginia football team.
August 19, 2019 - 9:39 pm
Black Bears
Bryson Stott’s double leads Williamsport over West Virginia in 10 innings
GRANVILLE, W.Va. Bryson Stott hit an double in the top of the 10th inning to lead the Williamsport Crosscutters to an 8-7 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Monday.
August 19, 2019 - 10:35 pm
Trinity Christian
Drew Boczek stepping into role as starting QB smoothly
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Many on the Trinity Christian football team hadnt even been on the field for a tackle football game prior to Saturdays scrimmage at Federal Hocking (Ohio).
August 19, 2019 - 8:29 pm
Men's Basketball
Column: McBride may be Huggins' latest example of why not to go for a quick fix
Each year the list of Division mens basketball transfers continues to grow there were more than 875 listed in the transfer portal this summer and each year Bob Huggins has sort of distanced himself from that line of recruiting.
August 19, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Black Bears
Wilkie leads West Virginia over Williamsport 7-3
GRANVILLE, W.Va. Kyle Wilkie had five hits and two as the West Virginia Black Bears beat the Williamsport Crosscutters 7-3 on Sunday.
August 18, 2019 - 11:36 pm
Football
WVU still getting used to punter Growden, but expecting him to contribute
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Punter Josh Growden remains WestVirginias international man of mystery.
August 18, 2019 - 11:34 pm
Football
West Virginia lineman Josh Sills steps out of comfort zone to play center
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.   When Josh Sills was asked to move from guard to center at the start of the week, his reaction was closer to grimace than grin.
August 17, 2019 - 10:36 pm

Government

Government
Council approves purchase financing, talks ICE operations
Morgantown City Council unanimously approved the financing behind the purchase of a 12,000 square-foot building and surrounding property at 430 Spruce Street during Tuesdays regular meeting.
August 20, 2019 - 11:07 pm
Government
Roads consultant disappointed 'insider' firm chosen for DOH secondary roads contract
One of the road consultants that lost the bid on the Division of Highways contract for consulting services to assist with the coordination and oversight of the governors Secondary Road Maintenance Initiative is disappointed not with losing but with who won.
August 20, 2019 - 7:48 pm
Government
MUB board makes its pick for White Park water line route
After a three-month process that included discussion, public comment and soil testing, the Morgantown Utility Board has selected the shortest route Route 3 as its recommendation for a raw water pipeline through White Park.
August 19, 2019 - 9:24 pm
Government
Preston agrees to buy land by Caddell tower
Preston Commissioners approved the purchase Monday of .
August 19, 2019 - 1:55 pm
Government
University, Green Bag roundabouts wind up residents
Some call them roundabouts. Others call them traffic circles.
August 18, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Government
Bloom, Kawecki spar over cause of Green Bag Road delay
systematic, statewide problem in which transparency takes a back seat to whomever has the ear of the highest ranking member of the Justice administration.
August 15, 2019 - 11:07 pm
Government
Kingwood Council urged to start enforcement actions against six properties
Kingwood Councils enforcement committee is recommending action be started against six properties.
August 15, 2019 - 2:20 pm

Opinion

TDP Editorials
We want to say one word to you. Just one word: Plastics
More than 50 years later, we are still reckoning with that one word.
August 16, 2019 - 10:30 am
Columns/Opinion
Trump makes Israelis look weak by ban
Benjamin Netanyahu says he had no choice but to forbid two members of Congress from visiting Israel.
August 19, 2019 - 8:19 am
Letters to the Editor
Aug. 19 letters to the editor
Walking, biking still not abad way to get anywhereNew pedestrian crossing systems have been installed at two locations in Morgantown.
August 19, 2019 - 8:17 am
TDP Editorials
Some things seem predictable about volatile energy rule
It was almost predictable that the other shoe would drop.
August 15, 2019 - 9:52 am
Columns/Opinion
Open Borders Inc.: Who’s funding war on ICE?
All the gun control zealots out in full force last week have apparently gone to the beach.
August 15, 2019 - 7:38 am