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Local Food System Gets Almost $200,000 Grant

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Local and regional food businesses will benefit from a grant of $198,000 dollars. Agriculture Deputy Under Secretary for Rural Development, Doug O'Brien, announced the funding Thursday during a visit to the Nelsonville Business Incubator. The Rural Business Enterprise Grant (RBEG) will assist in the expansion of the local and regional food system in southeastern Ohio…. Read More

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Ohio To Release Job Figures

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Ohio officials are planning to release the state's unemployment rate for February, along with the newest statewide labor data. The jobless rate dropped in January to 6.9 percent, still higher than the national rate of 6.7 percent. The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services planned to release the latest figures on Friday morning. The… Read More