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Go-Bus Expanding Service

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Go-Bus is expanding by offering rides to more destinations.     Now, riders can get a connecting ride to go to Cleveland. The Go-Bus Intercity Bus Service is a collaboration among the Ohio Department of Transportation, The City of Athens, and Hocking Athens Perry Community Action. The company originally only ran buses twice daily from Athens to… Read More

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Gas Prices Down In Ohio

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The cost of gasoline is down 15 cents a gallon from last week at Ohio pumps. Monday's survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and Wright Express has regular-grade gasoline averaging $3.49 a gallon statewide, compared to $3.64 a week ago. Gas remains more expensive that it was last year at this… Read More

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Ohio River Ferry Won’t Shutdown

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The financially struggling Sistersville Ferry has averted a shutdown, thanks to a last-minute infusion of money from the state. Sistersville City Council voted last week to immediately stop the ferry service, which had a deficit of more than $15,000. City and ferry board officials received notification Friday evening that the state would provide $25,000 to… Read More

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Contract Approved

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Union workers at a dozen Kroger Co. stores in West Virginia and eastern Ohio have approved a new three-year contract. United Food and Commercial Workers Local 23 says in an email that its members voted Sunday to approve the contract, 66 percent to 34 percent. Workers had rejected an earlier contract offer by Kroger on… Read More