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Hocking Hills State Park Ranks No. 1

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Folks in Hocking County now can make the claim they're "number one" and get backing from the country's premier website for camping and hiking. Tripleblaze.com has just released its list of Best Campgrounds in America, and Hocking Hills State Park is at the top of the heap.   The campground beat out hundreds of camping… Read More

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Appalachian Women Wanted For HPV Study

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Health experts say girls and young women are not protecting themselves against cervical cancer as much as they should, and the problem is worse in Appalachia Ohio. The concern is with HPV: Human Papilloma Virus.   Researchers at Ohio State University are working to better understand cancer in regions of Ohio and West Virginia.  … Read More

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Morning Audio Update For July 30


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Volunteers found a 97-year-old Vinton County woman who had been missing. The Federal Emergency Management Agency will be assessing damage to the affected counties starting Monday with the verification expected to take up to 10 days. And a coalition pushing changes to the way Ohio draws legislative and congressional districts expects to have more than… Read More

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Storm Damage Assessments Underway In SE Ohio


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Southeastern Ohio emergency management officials are meeting with federal agency assessors this week to determine how much damage storms from late June caused to the region. Governor John Kasich last week requested the assessment as a means to get aid from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.   Jon Kochis, director of the Fairfield County EMA,… Read More