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Stories with person: Earl Ray Tomblin
  • WVa chemical safe level based on 2 weeks exposure 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 5:04 pm
  • CHARLESTON, West Virginia - When federal officials decided what chemical levels West Virginians could safely consume in water tainted by a January spill, their standard assumed people would be exposed for two weeks, not 100-plus days.

  • Some W.Va. state Dems flip to GOP for midterms 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 12:01 pm
  • CHARLESTON, West Virginia - As Republicans rally for more control in West Virginia's long-time Democratic Legislature, a few Democrats have jumped ship to the GOP and are challenging former colleagues in midterm races.

  • W.Va. leaders reflect on UBB disaster anniversary 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 12:10 pm
  • CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia political leaders are remembering 29 miners killed in the Upper Big Branch mine disaster on the fourth anniversary of the nation's deadliest mining accident in 40 years.

  • W.Va. leaders oppose cuts to black lung clinics 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 12:26 pm
  • CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Members of West Virginia's congressional delegation have joined Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin in questioning a sharp drop in federal funding for the state's black lung clinics.

  • W.Va. gov's brother pleads guilty to drug charge 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 12:39 pm
  • CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The brother of West Virginia's governor faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to a federal drug charge.

  • W.Va. gov's brother pleads guilty to drug charge 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 12:34 pm
  • CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The brother of West Virginia's governor faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to a federal drug charge.