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Vienna Office Depot to close

PARKERSBURG — The Office Depot store near the Grand Central Mall will be closing this summer. Company officials confirmed the closing in an e-mail sent Thursday. “The Office Depot store located at 4030 Murdoch Ave. in Parkersburg is scheduled to close on Saturday, July 16,” said the ...

Stocks slip on Wall Street, edge closer to bear market

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell in morning trading on Wall Street Thursday, deepening a slump for major indexes as persistently high inflation continues to weigh on the economy. The S&P 500, the benchmark for many index funds, is coming off of its biggest drop in nearly two years. It fell ...

Flower baskets bloom on Market Street light posts again

PARKERSBURG — Thirty-four hanging flower baskets have been installed on light posts between the 300 and 800 blocks on Market Street, an annual project of Downtown PKB. Downtown PKB is excited to bring back the annual projects, Executive Director Amanda Stevens said. The baskets will remain ...

Workforce board to meet May 27

PARKERSBURG — A meeting of Local Elected Officials of the Workforce Development Board Mid-Ohio Valley will be held 10 a.m. May 27 at St. Joseph’s Landing, 1824 Murdoch Ave., Parkersburg.

WVU Medicine Camden Clark receives $4.3M in COVID funds

PARKERSBURG — WVU Medicine Camden Clark is receiving nearly $4.3 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds to compensate for expenses and lost revenue related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The office of U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., announced the award this week as part of more than $6 million ...