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Chief Justice Visits

ELKINS — A very distinguished person paid a visit to Elkins this week. West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Evan Jenkins came to town Tuesday to meet with court employees in Randolph County on July 20 and thank them for their dedicated service to the public during the COVID-19 ...

Vaccinations among young remain low

CHARLESTON — While West Virginia is set to quickly reach new goals set for vaccinating the state’s older population against COVID-19 and its Delta variant, getting eligible children and young adults vaccinated remains a struggle. According to James Hoyer, leader of the state’s joint ...

Infrastructure talks continue into next week

CHARLESTON — Despite the failure of a procedural vote Wednesday for a bipartisan infrastructure framework, negotiations between Republican and Democratic U.S. senators will continue with a new deadline of Monday. Though both of West Virginia’s U.S. Senators — Democrat Joe Manchin and ...

Elkins-Randolph County Library receives grant, names director

ELKINS — The Elkins-Randolph County Public Library has received a substantial new grant and is moving forward under new leadership. Jared Howell, who was appointed as the new director of the library in June, told The Inter-Mountain he’s both excited and grateful for the ...

Capito hears cybersecurity concerns

CHARLESTON — While members of the U.S. Senate spent Wednesday working out the final details of the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure framework, Sen. Shelley Moore Capito listened to concerns about securing water, electric and transportation infrastructure from cyberattack. The Senate ...