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Muskingum Watershed Halts Sales To Drillers

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Officials overseeing reservoirs in Ohio's largest contained watershed have decided to halt water sales to oil and gas drillers in response to environmental concerns as they await a water-availability study. Environmentalists and others raised concerns about the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) selling water to drillers. It's used in the process of hydraulic fracturing, which… Read More

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Marietta Man Faces Sex Charge


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A 47-year-old man is scheduled to appear in Marietta Municipal Court Friday afternoon on a charge of gross sexual imposition. Washington County Sheriff Larry Mincks says Major Crimes Task Force Agents arrested Wilburn Bever Thursday morning in connection with the sexual abuse of two young girls in the summer of 2011. When questioned, Bever told… Read More

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Morning Audio Update June 8

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Cyberbullying is an area of rising concern in higher education. Plus, authorities say the vehicle believed to be used in an Ohio woman's abduction was an old police cruiser with no door handles in the back seat. Details in your morning audio update.