The Daily Eastern News

Lahr, Newell reelected as councilmen

Corryn Brock, Associate News Editor

April 2, 2019

Charleston City Councilmen Jeffrey Lahr and Tim Newell won the elections to their positions April 2. Lahr received 38.66 percent of the votes (665 votes), and Newell received 34.19 percent of the votes (588 votes). The incumbents were up against Quincy Combs, father of Charleston Mayor Brandon...

WEIU-TV frequency not auctioned off; station to continue operation

Cassie Buchman, News Editor

March 20, 2017

  WEIU-TV will continue operating normally as its frequency was not sold in the Federal Communication Commission’s spectrum auction. The FCC previously asked television stations throughout the nations to auction their frequencies to free up space for cell phone and Wi-Fi signals at higher...

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