MALDEN, WV (WOWK) One of West Virginia’s most iconic businesses is in the process of a dramatic make-over. It’s a story you’ll only see first, here on WOWK 13 News.

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The historic J.Q. Dickinson Salt-works in Eastern Kanawha County is converting to solar energy. The company, which has produced world-renown gourmet salt for over 200 years, wants to operate in a more environmentally friendly direction.

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Solar panels will cut down on huge electric bills all while producing clean energy.

“Solar, which has been up and

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