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Recent Water Quality Testing of Tenmile Creek Shows Radium Levels Well Below Federal Drinking Water Standards

Recent Water Quality Testing of Tenmile Creek Shows Radium Levels Well Below Federal Drinking Water Standards

July 24th, 2015

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Tenmile Creek is an important tributary to the Monongahela River, running 40 miles through forested hills and farms in Greene County, Pennsylvania....[Read More]

The Lowdown on Fracking

The Lowdown on Fracking

July 9th, 2015

What’s the real story behind fracking? The question is a viable one when it comes to the process of hydraulic fracturing, or extracting oil and...[Read More]

West Virginia Water Research Institute to co-host Water Resources Conference Oct. 5-6; announces Call for Abstracts

West Virginia Water Research Institute to co-host Water Resources Conference Oct. 5-6; announces Call for Abstracts

July 6th, 2015

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The West Virginia Water Research Institute at West Virginia University is accepting abstracts through August 14 for the 2015 Water Resources Conference...[Read More]

Wheeling Jesuit Biology Team To Assist WVU In $350,000 Water Monitoring Quality Study

Wheeling Jesuit Biology Team To Assist WVU In $350,000 Water Monitoring Quality Study

June 23rd, 2015

WHEELING, W.Va. -- Wheeling Jesuit University biology students, along with Professor Dr. Ben Stout, will assist the West Virginia Water Research Institute and West Virginia...[Read More]

Area cities addressing 'BAD' buildings at their own pace

Area cities addressing 'BAD' buildings at their own pace

June 22nd, 2015

CLARKSBURG — Area cities participating in a statewide program on how to address vacant and run-down properties are pacing themselves, officials say. Weston, Shinnston and Fairmont...[Read More]