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DNR Liftetime License Giveaway

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resource’s lifetime license giveaway is back for a fourth year. Hunters and anglers who purchase an annual 2023 hunting, trapping or fishing license during December will automatically be entered into the drawing.“There’s a lot of good things happening in West Virginia and so much to be thankful[Read More…]

From the PSC

Heat Your Home Safely By: Charlotte R. Lane, WV PSC ChairmanIt seems like every winter we hear heartbreaking news about a family that has lost everything in a house fire.Nearly half of all house fires are caused by space heaters and over 80 percent of home heating fire deaths involve[Read More…]

Application for Pollution Control Permit

STATE OF WEST VIRGINIADEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTIONDIVISION OF WATER AND WASTE MANAGEMENT PUBLIC NOTICE WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION’S, PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE, 601 57TH STREET, CHARLESTON SE, WEST VIRGINIA 25304-2345 TELEPHONE: (304) 926-0440. APPLICATION FOR A WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM WATER POLLUTION CONTROL PERMIT Public Notice[Read More…]

Muzzleloader Deer
Season to Start Dec. 12

West Virginia’s muzzleloader deer hunting season will be open Dec. 12-18, and hunters who want a chance to harvest an extra deer must purchase their RM or RRM stamp before the season starts.“The muzzleloader season offers an opportunity to pursue deer with a firearm when fewer hunters are hitting the[Read More…]

SWA Receives Grant To Recycle Electronics

Brooke County’s Solid Waste Authority has received an $8,000 grant from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection through its Covered Electronic Devices (CED) recycling grant program.The award was on of 14 totaling $101,100 announced this week.The money will be used to fund wages, advertising and contractor fees for the[Read More…]

brookereview.com Website Debuts

News of Brooke County is now available through an entirely new medium.Starting Dec. 1, the Brooke County Review launched its new website, brookereview.com.The website will contain the electronic edition of each week’s issue of the Review. That e-Edition is an exact replica of the printed version mailed to subscribers and[Read More…]

Brook County Libraries to Change Hours at Branch

Hours and staffing for the Brooke County Public Libraries will change effective Jan. 3, 2023.At the last scheduled meeting of 2022, the board decided to modify the hours for the branch in Follansbee.As a result, the branch will be open 38.5 hours per week instead of the current 34 hours.decision[Read More…]