Beckley, WV
Friday, November 24, 2017


The following news items are among those chosen by our editorial staff to be featured in our News section and Front Page coverage at West Virginia Explorer.

Skiers cavort at Canaan Valley Resort in West Virginia

Snow-making at Canaan Valley ski area increased by 20 percent

A year after doubling its snow-making capacity, Canaan Valley Resort ski area near Davis, West Virginia, is increasing its capabilities by another 20 percent,...
Tourists walk Potomac Street in Harpers Ferry. West Virginia

Boundary maintenance to begin at Harpers Ferry national park

Through mid-December, officials at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park will perform routine maintenance along approximately 70 miles of perimeter boundary, according to Andrew Lee,...
Deer crossing rural road in West Virginia

40 percent of deer-vehicle collisions occur Oct.-Dec.

Officials at the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources are urging motorists to use extra cautious while driving in the fall when vehicle collisions...

Hidden History photo exhibit moving across southern W.Va.

Southern West Virginia's rich history is celebrated annually through winning photographs featured in the 2017 Hidden History photo exhibit now on display in Logan. According...
Autumn color peaks along on Sully Road in rural Randolph County. Photo courtesy Rick Burgess

Autumn leaf change in West Virginia well underway

The autumn leaf change has peaked in West Virginia's highest elevations and is sweeping quickly toward the lowlands, according to tourism officials across the...
Boats dock at Tygart Valley Lake State Park, West Virginia

Construction at Tygart Valley Lake to extend boating season

A major upgrade to the boating facilities at Tygart Lake State Park will begin this fall, according to park superintendent Jim Browning. Construction is tentatively...