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An Ethical Dilemma: The Battle Against Bias

15 Apr

“We are human beings; we are a product of how we were raised and what we have learned.” Hoppy Kercheval said. “It’s a constant struggle to minimize bias.” As a forty-year veteran in the journalism industry, Kercheval is no stranger to the difficulty of remaining unbiased in reporting. The biggest ethical dilemma he has faced […]

Planning Commission Talks Updates and Improvements

13 Feb

At its regular meeting last week, the Morgantown Planning Commission reviewed proposed zoning changes that would increase housing density, improve pedestrian safety, and make transportation easier in one particular area of downtown. The Woodburn neighborhood and surrounding area, including North Willey, Snyder, and Richwood streets is mostly single-family homes that have been converted to apartments. […]