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Mineral rights owner accuses lessee of breaching contract

Philip Gonzales Mar. 28, 2017, 9:11am

An Ohio company that owns mineral rights in Doddridge County is suing a lease owner over an alleged breach of contract.

Property owner accuses loan servicer, holder, purchaser of illegal foreclosure

Philip Gonzales Mar. 17, 2017, 9:07am

WEST UNION — A Doddridge County property owner is suing a loan servicer, holder and purchaser, alleging an illegal foreclosure.

Contractor blames drilling site operators for injuries

Philip Gonzales Mar. 14, 2017, 10:55am

WEST UNION — An Ohio contractor is suing drilling site operators, alleging their negligence caused him to suffer injuries. 

Salem residents say Ford unable to repair new Explorer

Philip Gonzales Feb. 22, 2017, 9:46am

WEST UNION — Two Salem residents are suing Ford Motor Co., citing alleged breach of express and implied warranties.

Truck driver blames well service operator, employee for causing crash

Philip Gonzales Jan. 11, 2017, 12:07pm

WEST UNION — A Pennsylvania truck operator is suing a Texas oil well service business and its employee, alleging their negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff. 

Mineral interest owners allege natural gas producers breached contract

Philip Gonzales Dec. 28, 2016, 10:31am

WEST UNION — Doddridge County mineral interest owners are suing natural gas producers, alleging breach of fiduciary duty.

West Union couple sues Antero Resources for negligence

Kyla Asbury Dec. 23, 2016, 10:33am

CLARKSBURG – A West Union couple is suing Antero Resources Corporation after they claim the company was negligent and caused them damages.

Company claims Doddridge County Emergency Squad Inc. owes more than $6,000 on card

Philip Gonzales Dec. 19, 2016, 10:46am

WEST UNION – A Pennsylvania corporation alleges a West Union emergency services provider has not paid for charges on a credit card.

Landowner alleges Markwest Liberty Midstream did not perform reclamation duties

Philip Gonzales Nov. 16, 2016, 7:28am

WEST UNION – A trustee alleges an oil and gas company did not restore a property per their agreement.

Registered nurse claims medical services providers wrongfully terminated her employment

Philip Gonzales Nov. 3, 2016, 9:29am

A registered nurse is suing Medexpress Urgent Care Inc.-West Virginia d/b/a Medexpress Urgent Care-Huntington and Friday Simpson, M.D., medical services providers, citing alleged retaliation and wrongful termination.

Property owner accuses natural gas pipeline developer of trespassing

Philip Gonzales Oct. 21, 2016, 2:01pm

WEST UNION — A Doddridge County property owner is suing a natural gas pipeline developer, alleging trespassing.

Couple accuses oil, gas well operator of contaminating water

Philip Gonzales Oct. 21, 2016, 11:38am

WEST UNION — A West Union husband and wife are suing an oil and gas well operator, alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress, trespass and negligence.

Aunt, two minors accuse West Virginia Department of Health of negligence

Philip Gonzales Oct. 7, 2016, 11:36am

WEST UNION — An aunt and two minors are suing a West Virginia government agency, alleging neglect of duty, failure to protect and negligence.

Man claims discrimination by former employer

Philip Gonzales Aug. 9, 2016, 6:25pm

WEST UNION — A man is suing former employer Rush Wellsite Services LLC, citing alleged discrimination and unlawful termination.

Leasehold owner accuses working interest owners of breach of contract

Philip Gonzales Jul. 25, 2016, 1:41pm

WEST UNION — A leasehold owner is suing Atlas Enameling Company, New Cornelia Extension Copper Corp., United Exploration Company et. al., working interest owners, citing alleged breach of contract.

Mineral tract owners accuse well drill operator of wrongful taking

Philip Gonzales Jul. 7, 2016, 3:37pm

WEST UNION — Three mineral tract owners are suing Energy Corporation of America, a well drill operator, citing alleged wrongful taking and conversion.

Man says negligence led to injuries on drilling rig

Philip Gonzales Jul. 7, 2016, 3:33pm

WEST UNION — An employee is suing Patterson-UTI Drilling Company LLC and Antero Resouces Corp., employers, alleging negligence, failure to warn and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Plaintiff claims recklessness, negligence led to crash injuries

Molly English-Bowers Jun. 7, 2016, 9:47pm

WEST UNION – A Doddridge County woman is suing over injuries she received during a highway crash.

Insurer seeks recovery of $1.3M property damage claim

Robert Hadley May 31, 2016, 7:42pm

WEST UNION – A Virginia-based insurer is suing a firm for alleged negligent damage to a crane owned by a client.

Man says he was victim of negligence, retaliatory discharge

Molly English-Bowers May 24, 2016, 10:19pm

WEST UNION – A Salem man is suing over his dismissal from work allegedly prompted by his submission of a workers' compensation claim; he is also suing the person allegedly responsible for his injuries.