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Region’s Black Lung Rates Highest In 25 Years

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A new study by federal health officials finds the recent surge in cases of black lung disease is especially concentrated among coal miners in central Appalachia. Researchers at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health say the rate of black lung disease among experienced miners in central Appalachia is the highest they have seen in a quarter century…. Read More

Gladden House Sessions 2018: A Hawk and a Hacksaw

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Albuquerque natives, Heather Trost and Jeremy Barnes, (aka A Hawk and A Hacksaw,) brought their unique brand of eastern european-inspired folk music to the Gladden House on Friday, June 1, wrapping up the second day of the 2018 Nelsonville Music Festival. A Hawk and A Hacksaw left the audience in a trance with the powerful… Read More

PBS Announces Fall 2018 Primetime Schedule


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– More than 1.5 Million Votes Strong and Growing: THE GREAT AMERICAN READ Counts Down to the Selection of America’s Best-Loved Novel – – FRONTLINE Announces New Documentary “The Facebook Dilemma” – – Drama Reigns on Sunday Nights With ANNE OF GREEN GABLES: FIRE & DEW, THE WOMAN IN WHITE, and New and Returning Favorites… Read More

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Richard III Act 4, Scene 4 QUEEN MARGARET Read by Allison Epperson   I called thee then, vain flourish of my fortune; I called thee then, poor shadow, painted queen, The presentation of but what I was, The flattering index of a direful pageant, One heaved a-high to be hurled down below, A mother only… Read More

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Whiskey Summit Planned in Hopes of Defusing Trade Conflicts

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – A top whiskey industry official in Kentucky says he’s worried that global trade conflicts will escalate, with the state’s bourbon producers caught in the crosshairs. So he’s inviting whiskey associations across the world to meet in Kentucky to discuss ways to defuse trade disputes. Kentucky Distillers’ Association President Eric Gregory told… Read More

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Suburban Youngstown District Says Open Enrollment Creates Segregation

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Of the 600-plus public school districts in Ohio, more than three-quarters have open enrollment policies. That means they accept and educate students who live outside of their district boundaries. Open enrollment was implemented by state lawmakers nearly 30 years ago to increase options for parents and students, an early example of school choice, but for… Read More

Lake Erie

Ohio Legislative Leaders, Farmers: Cancel Kasich Algae Order

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Farmers and state lawmakers are urging Republican Gov. John Kasich to rescind last week’s executive order intensifying Ohio’s efforts to fight toxic algal blooms in Lake Erie. WCMH-TV reports that House Speaker Ryan Smith, a fellow Republican, said Wednesday he’s disappointed such a major policy directive side-stepped the legislative process. House… Read More

Ted Williams: “The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived” | Monday, July 23 at 9


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American Masters Presents the Exclusive U.S. Broadcast Premiere of Ted Williams: “The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived” Monday, July 23 on PBS in Honor of Baseball Hall of Famer’s Centennial Narrated by Emmy- and Golden Globe-winner Jon Hamm, documentary features exclusive never-before-seen footage of Williams’ final game and includes new interviews with Bob Costas, Wade… Read More