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Effort Underway To Save Burr Oak Lodge

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On January 31, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources closed the lodge at Burr Oak State Park. This came as a great disappointment to many people, including Deana Clark. Clark is Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau in Morgan County where the lodge is located. 'We've started a "Save Burr Oak" campaign.  We're asking… Read More

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Afternoon Audio Update For March 2

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More than 50 Ironton workers with the American Federation of State, County and Municipak Employees Local 771 received notice they may lose their jobs. Firefighters say most of the fuel spilled during a train derailment in Lancaster is contained in a holding pond. Details in your afternoon audio update.

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Ironton Union Workers May Lose Their Jobs

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More than 50 Ironton employees of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 771 received notice they may lose their job. Mayor Rich Blankenship handed out 30-day layoff notices yesterday. According to Blankenship, the notices were handed out due to a budget battle between his office and city council. The two sides… Read More

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Ross County Crash Leaves One Dead


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A two-vehicle crash Thursday evening in Ross County leaves one man dead and a woman in critical condition. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Marcia Ellis, 52, of Chillicothe, was traveling north on State Route 159 near Green Township around 5:30 p.m. when she crossed the center line and hit another car head-on.  … Read More

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OU Journalism Students Recognized By The Society Of Professional Journalists

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Four Ohio University students have been selected to receive Region 4 Mark of Excellence awards by the Society of Professional Journalists. Annually, the Society of Professional Journalists presents the Mark of Excellence Awards honoring the best in student journalism. The awards offer categories for print, radio, television and online collegiate journalism. Entries are first judged… Read More

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Body Of Missing Gallia County Woman Found


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Emergency responders have apparently found the body of a missing 67-year-old woman from Gallia County. Deputies say Betsy Ball of the Morgan Township area was last seen around 7:30 Wednesday night. Sheriff Joe Browning says she was not reported missing until around 1:30 a.m. Thursday morning. Search crews then spent the early morning looking for… Read More

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Morning Audio Update for March 2

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Emergency responders have apparently found the body of a missing 67-year-old woman from Gallia county. Plus, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is urging schools to ensure their floor plans and safety plans are up to date. And, nineteen Cabell County students face juvenile petitions.