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Exotic Animal Legislation Now Law

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Ohio's governor has signed into law the state's widely watched new regulations on exotic animals. Gov. John Kasich signed the legislation at a Statehouse ceremony Tuesday afternoon. Celebrity zookeeper Jack Hanna appeared at the signing, along with state lawmakers and other Ohio officials.   Regulatory efforts took on new urgency in October, when a suicidal… Read More

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Hocking College To Confer 779 Honors

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A new tradition will be established at Hocking College's graduation ceremony Sunday. Two students have been selected to deliver the honorable commencement speeches.   Natural Resources Law Enforcement major Emily Carmack is a President's List Award winner and will speak at the morning ceremony.   Belinda Baldwin is also a President's List Award winner and… Read More

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Opening Statements Made In Inman Trial

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A southeast Ohio prosecutor says evidence indicates a woman found dead in a septic tank was face-to-face with her killer when she was strangled with a plastic zip tie last year. The Hocking County prosecutor opened a trial Monday by telling jurors that the victim was strangled by her estranged husband.   Twenty-seven-year-old William Inman… Read More

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Morning Audio Update for June 5

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ODOT is saving money and commercializing five of the state's non-interstate rest areas. Plus, Ohio's governor is ready to sign into law the anticipated exotic animal regulation bill. And, data indicates new drilling efforts in the state are clipping right along.