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A major report points out the lack of resources for mental health issues — and offers some possible solutions.
The fourth annual Southeast Ohio Race for the Cure took place this weekend and raised money for local breast cancer screenings and other services in the area. Deb Haugh traveled from Colorado to walk with her daughter Kelly, who attends Ohio University. Deb’s mother died from breast cancer in 2013. Now she and Kelly walk… Read More
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – The deadline is nearing to register to vote in next month’s general election in West Virginia. Tuesday is the last day for state residents to register if they want to vote on Nov. 6. Residents can register online or in person at their county clerk’s offices, the secretary of state’s office,… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich’s backing of an Ohio ballot proposal to make most drug possession charges misdemeanors places the Republican stalwart at odds with many in his party. An Oct. 7 column Gingrich co-authored with civil rights activist Van Jones argues that Issue 1 provides Ohio a way to… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A voting-rights group has appealed a federal judge’s ruling that again said voters haven’t been illegally purged from Ohio’s rolls. Lawyers for the A. Phillip Randolph Institute asked the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday to allow purged voters to cast ballots next month and that no additional voters… Read More
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) – Marshall University has been awarded a nearly $400,000 National Science Foundation grant to purchase a sophisticated microscope to be used in research and teaching. The field emission scanning electron microscope is primarily for research, but instructors also will use it in teaching laboratories. Marshall Division of Physical Sciences Director Michael Castellani… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ohio’s Wildlife Council has approved changes to bag and size limits for fish in some bodies of water. The council recently approved changes to allow a year-round open season for black bass in the Lake Erie sport fishing district. Additional changes establish a daily bag limit of one black bass with… Read More
Every weekend volunteer DJs fill the AM airwaves with their favorite sounds. Check out this playlist, made up of songs cherry picked from the set lists of RFA DJs Ezra Thobaben, Art Cromwell, and Mackenzie Ellis.