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OU Business Development Program Gets $200K


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A business development project housed at Ohio University is getting a $200,000 boost in state funding. The Entrepreneurial Signatures Program, which operates under Tech Growth Ohio, received the money as part of the Ohio Third Frontier Project.   The project's overall goal is to create economic growth through start-up companies that commercialize technologies developed at… Read More

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Tanker Truck Crash Kills One


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An accident involving a tanker truck carrying milk has claimed the life of a Beverly, Ohio resident. Wood County West Virginia Sheriff Jeff Sandy says early Monday morning, 49-year-old Michael Ullum was driving the truck on Interstate 77 when it went over an embankment and hit a tree.   The vehicle flipped over onto the… Read More

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Ohio Volleyball Selected to Win MAC East


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The Ohio volleyball team starts the regular season as the preseaon favorites to take the 2012 MAC East title.  The preseason poll was announced by the league after a vote by the head coaches.  Ohio earned 11 votes after capturing the division title every season since 2002. Miami was picked to win second in the east,… Read More

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Morning Audio Update For August 21


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A Monroe County aluminum plant is just weeks away from shutting down, due to rising power costs, according to the company. A Tennessee man, convicted for his part in the homicide of a Guernsey County last year, has died in prison. A state program to help lower-income people with summer cooling costs has reached 66,000… Read More