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Lancaster Native Named ODNR Manager For SE Ohio


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A Hocking College graduate is now serving as the Ohio Department of Natural Resources' wildlife manager for Southeast Ohio. According to a news release, Tim Parrett began in the role in mid-December. Parrett, who was worked for ODNR since 1992, will oversee wildlife district four operations. He is a Lancaster resident with degrees from both… Read More

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Washington Co. Man Arrested After Barricading Himself In Home

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The Washington County Sheriff's Office says they've tased and arrested a drunk man who barricaded himself inside his home for seven hours. The sheriff's office says 48-year-old Kevin Bartlett barricaded himself in his home in Grandview Township. Deputies responded to the call Tuesday night. Bartlett was taken into custody early Wednesday morning. Officers say he… Read More

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Coal Miner Deaths Down

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The number of coal miners killed on the job in Kentucky fell to four in 2012, down from eight the previous year when the state led the nation in fatalities. Kentucky Coal Association President Bill Bissett said Monday the industry is making progress in protecting miners. But he said there clearly remains work to be… Read More