More COVID-19 cases reported Monday afternoon as health department cautions disease may mimic other conditions
The Upshur-Buckhannon Health Department employees are busy contact tracing to ensure everyone who could have been infected with COVID-19 is notified.

More COVID-19 cases reported Monday afternoon as health department cautions disease may mimic other conditions

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BUCKHANNON – The Upshur-Buckhannon Health Department reported a handful of new cases of COVID-19 Monday afternoon – four more than the West Virginia Department of…

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County awarded custody of dogs in animal cruelty case, paving way for animals to be adopted, fostered
Lewis-Upshur Animal Control Facility Supervisor Jan Cochran testifies at Friday's hearing in front of Magistrate Kay Hurst.

County awarded custody of dogs in animal cruelty case, paving way for animals to be adopted, fostered

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BUCKHANNON – Custody of 40 dogs seized from an Abbott Road residence in April 2020 due to allegations of animal cruelty and neglect has been…

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Hungry to learn about the history of food in Upshur County? Head to the History Center Museum
Noel Tenney with the Historical Society shows off a glass milk container that's part of the section on 'Dairies and Creameries' in Upshur County. The Historical Society's summer exhibit is open for just two more Sundays this month before it closes for the season.

Hungry to learn about the history of food in Upshur County? Head to the History Center Museum

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BUCKHANNON – History buffs hungry to look back in time have two more September Sundays to scope out the Upshur County Historical Society’s summer exhibit…

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Secretary of State Mac Warner: Decide how you’re voting now
West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner stopped in Buckhannon Tuesday afternoon to check in with Upshur County Clerk Carol Smith.

Secretary of State Mac Warner: Decide how you’re voting now

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BUCKHANNON – West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner wants West Virginians who plan on voting absentee to make like a Nike commercial and “just…

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City council to consider lifting prohibition against all-terrain vehicles in municipal limits
Resident Larry Carter asks Buckhannon City Council to reconsider an ordinance that outlaws the operation of ATVs in city limits.

City council to consider lifting prohibition against all-terrain vehicles in municipal limits

BUCKHANNON – Off-roading enthusiast Larry Carter wants to be able to ride his all-terrain vehicle on all terrains – including Buckhannon city streets. And he…

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