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Boone County man blames Elkem for fall off ladder

Chris Dickerson Feb. 14, 2006, 4:55pm

CHARLESTON – A Boone County man blames Elkem Metals for his fall while working at their Alloy plant.

South Charleston couple says DOH has destroyed home, created health woes

Chris Dickerson Feb. 14, 2006, 4:36pm

CHARLESTON -- A South Charleston family says negligent work by the state Division of Highways has destroyed their home and caused them health problems.

Berger rules Turnpike tolls be rolled back

Chris Dickerson Feb. 14, 2006, 4:14pm

Circuit Judge Irene Berger CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha Circuit Judge has granted a temporary injuction forcing the West Virginia Turnpike to roll back its tolls immediately.

Company sues unknown computer hackers

Chris Dickerson Feb. 13, 2006, 3:52pm

CHARLESTON – A North Carolina company with a Charleston office is suing unnamed hackers who they say broke into their computer system.

Man blames owners of Laidley Tower for fall

Chris Dickerson Feb. 13, 2006, 3:36pm

Laidley Tower CHARLESTON – A Raleigh County man is suing the owners of Laidley Tower, claiming their negligence resulted in him falling at the Charleston high-rise.

Charleston women want man to repay tuition money

Chris Dickerson Feb. 13, 2006, 3:26pm

CHARLESTON – Two Charleston women say a South Carolina man hasn't repaid them after they provided his tuition to the University of Charleston.

Woman blames employer after co-worker threatens her

Chris Dickerson Feb. 13, 2006, 3:19pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman says her employer should have done a better job of protecting her from threats by another worker.

State sues Parkerburg company for failing to pay unemployment taxes

Chris Dickerson Feb. 13, 2006, 3:01pm

CHARLESTON – The state Bureau of Employment Programs, Unemployment Compensation Division has brought suit against a Parkersburg-based company for failing to file reports and pay taxes.

This just in: Kanawha County

Chris Dickerson Feb. 10, 2006, 1:30am

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Kanawha circuit judges ask for pay raise for deputy clerks

Chris Dickerson Feb. 10, 2006, 1:30am

CHARLESTON – The judges in Kanawha Circuit Court have asked the Circuit Clerk and County Commission for an $8,000 raise for entry-level deputy circuit clerks.

This just in: Putnam County

Chris Dickerson Feb. 10, 2006, 1:25am

Melinda L. Pollock vs. G&G Builders

Bill would limit asbestos claims

Chris Dickerson Feb. 10, 2006, 1:00am

CHARLESTON – A bill that has been introduced in both houses of the West Virginia Legislature would limit certain asbestos claims.

Judge dismisses King's suit against Putnam General

Chris Dickerson Feb. 9, 2006, 7:05am

HUNTINGTON – A United States District Judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by Dr. John A. King against Putnam General Hospital.

Ravenswood woman says Putnam contractor provided unsafe workplace

Chris Dickerson Feb. 9, 2006, 3:41am

WINFIELD – A Jackson County woman claims a Putnam County contractor didn't provide a safe workplace, and seeks damages after being injured on the job.

Whittaker firms sue woman for fraud

Chris Dickerson Feb. 9, 2006, 2:11am

Jack Whittaker CHARLESTON – Powerball winner Jack Whittaker is suing a Beckley woman he hired to run a used car lot for him, claiming she defrauded the company out of thousands of dollars.

Lawyer's estate seeks payments from his firm

Chris Dickerson Feb. 9, 2006, 2:09am

CHARLESTON – The executor of the estate of a Charleston attorney seeks nearly $700,000 from the firm in which the lawyer was an equity partner.

Logan County woman claims racial discrimination

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 4:53pm

CHARLESTON – A Logan County woman says a hair care salon company refused to even give her a job application because she is black.

Woman sues Ford over defective seatbelt

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 4:49pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman has sued Ford Motor Company over a defective seatbelt that she says caused her severe injuries in an accident.

Woman blames hotel for fall in parking lot

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 4:45pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman blames a Charleston hotel after she fell on the icy parking lot.

Aaron named chief magistrate for Kanawha County

Chris Dickerson Feb. 8, 2006, 2:35am

CHARLESTON – Kim Aaron has been named chief magistrate of Kanawha County.