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Va., W.Va., Md. Schools Advancing Urban Forestry

A multistate team from universities in Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland are working to advance the profession of urban forestry.

07/05/2014

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2 Md. Teens Charged In Car Flipping At West Virginia University

Authorities have charged two 18-year-olds with flipping a car in a West Virginia University parking lot during the revelry and fire-setting that followed the Mountaineer football team’s Sept. 28 win over Oklahoma State.

10/24/2013

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WVU Ceremony To Remember Student From Md. Who Died Feb. 13

A bell-ringing ceremony is planned at West Virginia University in remembrance of a student from Maryland who died earlier this month.

02/22/2013

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Appalachian Book Project Helps inmates In 6 States

For people behind bars in six Appalachian states, they are one of the few forms of escape — hundreds of used books, wrapped in brown paper and stacked thigh-high under a table, just waiting to be shipped.

11/22/2012

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Folklife Festival Offers Evening Concerts On Mall

This year’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival is featuring a series of evening concerts on the National Mall, beginning with a group from West Virginia University.

06/25/2012

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Wildfire Training Academy Set At WVU In June

About 125 people have registered to participate in the Mid-Atlantic Wildfire Training Academy at West Virginia University.

05/29/2012

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3 Charged With Roles In End-Of-Year Fires At WVU

Morgantown police have charged three men with misdemeanor violations for allegedly contributing to weekend street fires marking the end of finals week at West Virginia University.

05/07/2012

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Cops: Penn State, Md. Students Also Partied At WVU

The historically hard-partying students of West Virginia University don’t need much provocation to act up, but authorities say they weren’t the only ones causing the St. Patrick’s Day mayhem documented in several online videos.

03/21/2012