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Three SE Ohio Mail Processing Centers On Possible Closure List

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The struggling U.S. Postal Service says it's considering whether to close more than 250 mail processing centers across the country, including three in southeast Ohio. There are 10 centers in Ohio on the list. The list released by the agency on Thursday includes facilities in Akron, Athens, Canton, Chillicothe  Cincinnati, Dayton, Ironton, Steubenville, Toledo and… Read More

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OU Researcher Says Pollutants May Cause Heart Disease

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 Recent studies by an Ohio University researcher suggests that certain pollutants may be causing heart disease. Alexander Sergeev says his studies show that POP's, persistent organic pollutants, such as pesticides, insecticides, and unintentional by-products from chemical reactions in factories, can cause heart disease to those in close proximity to them. "Most people come into contact… Read More