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Local shelter is overwhelmed with dogs

MARIETTA, Ohio. (WTAP) - The Humane Society of the Ohio Valley is currently over capacity with dogs. Shelter Director Karissa Reynolds said of the situation, “The dogs have just been kind of overwhelming. They’re coming from everywhere.”. While June and July tend to be the shelter’s busiest intake...
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Williamstown Summer League concludes

WILLIAMSTOWN — Williamstown’s summer basketball league is the proverbial calm before the storm. Combining JV and varsity squads from around the area, 18 teams competed in the league, as Thursday afternoon saw fast-paced action en route to a league champion being crowned. Parkersburg South was hard at work...
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Marietta Riverfront Roar returning after pandemic hiatus

MARIETTA — The Marietta Riverfront Roar is coming back for its 20th year after a two year hiatus due to the pandemic. Tens of thousands of people are expected to converge on downtown Marietta July 8 to 10. Event Chairperson Carmen Taylor said they are expecting more people than...
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Two-county police chase ends in two injuries, one arrest

NEWPORT, Ohio. (WTAP) - A two-county police chase that occurred late Tuesday night in Ohio resulted in two injuries and one person arrested. Robert Dalrymple was arrested and charged with failure to comply, a third-degree felony, and assault, a fourth-degree felony. According to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page,...
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Former St. Marys clerk pleads guilty in Pleasants County probe

CHARLESTON — A former clerk for the St. Marys Police Department pleaded guilty as a federal grand jury probes a program that canceled traffic tickets and certain misdemeanor charges in exchange for donations to a Christmas gift program. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the North District of...
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Road Trippin' at the Campus Martius Museum in Marietta

MARIETTA, Ohio — In this NEWS9 edition of Road Trippin’, we are learning all about the start of civilization in the state of Ohio via Bill Reynolds, a historian at Campus Martius Museum in Marietta. “Campus Martius is the museum of the Northwest Territory. This is where the...
MARIETTA, OH

WV ex-police officer pleads guilty to perjury

A former police department employee in West Virginia has pleaded guilty to lying to a federal grand jury about a program that allowed people to pay with cash and gift cards to avoid criminal sanctions, a prosecutor's office said. Carolyn Taylor, 40, of St. Marys, pleaded guilty to perjury on...
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Ex-Police Department Employee Pleads Guilty to Perjury in WV

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — A former police department employee in West Virginia has pleaded guilty to lying to a federal grand jury about a program that allowed people to pay with cash and gift cards to avoid criminal sanctions, a prosecutor's office said. Carolyn Taylor, 40, of St. Marys,...
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Kermit W. Bunn

Kermit W. Bunn, 79, of Marietta, Ohio, passed away June 30, 2022. He was the son of the late H. Wayne and Kate Bunn, born in Fancy Gap, VA on June 21, 1943. He was a graduate of Hillsville HS, VA, attended Lees-McRae Junior College in NC, and graduated from Marietta College.
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Moundsville Earns First Tourney Win over Ohio Valley

Wheeling, W, Va. (WTRF) – This game was also part of the Beast of the East Tourney. Both teams were winless entering the game. It was scoreless in the second inning. Post 3 displayed a flawless double play to keep it scoreless. The Mountaineers took the lead in the bottom of the third when Kuhn […]
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Joyce Alberta Ostrowske

Joyce Alberta Ostrowske age 83, of Marietta, OH passed away Thursday, June 30, 2022 at her home. She was born March 6, 1939 in Ravenna, OH a daughter of the late Chester Ostrowske and Virginia Sams McKee. She loved listening to Bluegrass Music, sewing, and gardening. She was a Girl...
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Paddle for Heroes finishes 160 mile kayaking trip

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - Paddle for Heroes ended its160 mile kayaking trip from Mount Vernon, Ohio to Marietta, Ohio. This was the sixth year the group has made flagship trip. The nonprofit group was founded by Steve Fleming in 2017 to honor and support not only local, but all veterans.
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How people stayed cool during the hottest day of the year

MARIETTA, Ohio (WTAP) - With temperatures above 90 degrees, people are trying to find ways to cool down from the heat. One way that many people chose a way to cool down is by taking a visit to the Marietta Aquatic Center for a quick dip in the pool. The...
MARIETTA, OH

Taking ice cream to the extreme

You'll find many choices for a cool ice cream treat on a hot summer day at KIK Extreme Desserts at the Parkway Center on Southgate Parkway. Austin and Kylee Cobb have taken on the challenge of opening an ice cream business with some special treats. Their delicacies include extreme milkshakes, rolled ice cream, and cotton candy burritos.
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