W.Va. man convicted of using shoplifters for resale scheme

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CHARLESTON (AP) — A West Virginia man has been convicted of organizing a network of shoplifters, many of them addicted to drugs, to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars in store merchandise that he then resold on the internet. A federal jury convicted Nedeltcho Vladimirov of Cross Lanes, a ...

Harman man arrested for allegedly fleeing from police

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ELKINS — A Harman man was arrested Friday morning after allegedly fleeing from police in a vehicle that a female passenger jumped from while it was moving. Dustin Lynn White, 19, was charged with fleeing with reckless indifference. He is currently in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail on a ...

State Police plan Sobriety Checkpoint

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The West Virginia State Police will be conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint in Randolph County on Harrison Avenue near Crystal Springs on Wednesday, Aug. 18 from 6 p.m. until midnight. This checkpoint will be conducted in an effort to deter intoxicated driving in this area. It is not the ...



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KNUTTI: The annual Knutti family reunion will be Sunday at the pavilion located in the campground across U.S. Route 33 from the Bowden Post Office. A church service will be from 11 a.m. to noon, and the picnic will be at 1 p.m. Please bring a covered dish to share and a donated item to sell in ...

Elkins City Hall News


ELKINS — Council is currently reviewing a proposed new zoning ordinance, the product of six years of work by the Elkins Planning Commission. To learn more about this proposed update to the city’s zoning code, the current version of which dates to the 1950s, visit the city website: ...