House approves Senate’s plan to raise PEIA premiums

By Matthew Young, RealWV CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The debate surrounding SB 268, which includes a 26% increase in PEIA premiums, dominated the Saturday floor session in the House of Delegates. Proponents of the bill feel that it will guarantee long-term solvency to the state’s crumbing Public Employee Insurance Agency (PEIA), while the bill’s detractors argued […]

Spring in winter, winter in spring

By Jason Christian, Blue Weather & RealWV Most of March will be cold and snow chances return. For full forecast click below. https://www.facebook.com/reel/1473737406491368?mibextid=0NULKw&fs=e&s=TIeQ9V

Senate Workforce Committee gets feedback on soft jobs for seniors program

By Autumn Shelton, WV Press Association CHARLESTON, W.Va. – In an effort to increase the state’s workforce participation rate, members of the Senate Workforce Committee met on Friday to hear from various agency leaders regarding their potential participation in a soft jobs for seniors program.  This program, first presented in February by Senate Workforce Committee […]