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TodayMay 26, 2023

MetroNews This Morning 5-26-23

Summary of today's news/sports/weather in West Virginia for Friday, May 26, 2023

84 Lumber opens new Morgantown store with two day celebration

The event takes place Friday and Saturday.

YesterdayMay 25, 2023

Reward reaches $100,000 for Parkersburg woman missing since December

Gretchen Fleming, 28, went missing on December 3, 2022.

Stepfather to child charged with arson has been charged with child abuse

Aaron Hufford, 38, of Sandyville, was arrested and charged for child abuse Thursday.

U.S. Marshals locate second man connected to April Huntington shooting,

Rafael Solomon Jr. was taken into custody in Detroit earlier this month.

Colleagues of Senator Karnes have said his time is up; now an alternative announces a run

Karnes has often been at odds with Senate leadership, even though they are all Republicans.

Pipestem State Park to open all adventure activities for the summer

Everything Pipestem State Park has to offer will be open Friday, May, 26.

Memorial Day travel predicted to be record-setting due to lower gas prices

More than 42 million expected to hit the road this weekend.

Mobile Vietnam veterans wall permanently placed in Nitro museum a few days before Memorial Day

Hundreds of Run for the Wall motorcyclists stopped into join the celebration on their way up to Washington D.C. to honor the 58,000 veterans in the memorial there.

DNR Police ready for start of boating weekend

Memorial Day weekend typically kicks off the pleasure boating season, officers will be looking for break downs and violations on the waters of the Mountain State.

Logan County man charged with threatening Little League umpire

Suspect accused of pulling a knife and saying, "I'll gut you right here," after the game.

New redevelopment possibility has emerged for the endangered Pleasants Power Station

A company called Omnis Fuel Technologies has entered the picture.

West Virginia Waterfall Trail announces expansion ahead of Memorial Day

The expansion now includes a total of 38 waterfalls.

MetroNews This Morning 5-25-23

Summary of West Virginia news/sports/weather for Thursday, May 25, 2023

Child arrested in Jackson County fire

Investigators say the fire was set deliberately by a seven year old as parents slept inside.

WV Vietnam Veterans Memorial to be given permanent home in Nitro after Run for the Wall

Hundreds of motorcyclists will arrive in West Virginia this Wednesday and Thursday.

WednesdayMay 24, 2023

State Police ramping up patrol units for highly traveled Memorial Day stretch

State Police Chief of Staff Maj. Jim Mitchell says to expect more troopers active on the roads over the next five days.