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The coronovirus has been declared a public health emergency in the U.S. and Trump Administration officials say the govenment is taking measures to contain the spread of the virus.
The turnaround is welcome news after rising drug overdose and suicide rates had pushed life expectancy down since 2014. Could America be turning the tide on opioid addiction?
Two Miami University students are quarantined for possible Coronavirus. The state’s top health officials are watching for more possible infections. But Ohio Governor Mike DeWine says there’s another deadly virus that people should be concerned about. The World Health Organization has declared the Coronavirus a public health emergency. The virus, which originated in China, is… Read More
20,000 childless adults who are considered able-bodied and receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in 29 Ohio counties will soon be getting letters telling them their benefits are being cut off if they don’t find work quickly. 42 mostly urban and Appalachian counties with high unemployment rates have used waivers to exempt non-disabled people from having… Read More
ALBANY, Ohio — An uptick in the flu and flu-like symptoms led to more area schools closing on Friday. Among the schools making the announcement were: Adena Local Schools (Also closed on Monday, Feb. 3) Alexander Local Schools Caldwell EVSD Chillicothe City Schools (Also closed on Monday, Feb. 3) Gallia County Local Schools Huntington Local Schools Lakewood… Read More
Every weekend local music geeks unite to provide the region with 11 hours of creatively curated tunes on WOUB 1340AM, an endeavor that is known commonly as Radio Free Athens! Typically the program runs from 9 a.m. EST to 8 p.m. EST every Saturday, and can also be heard through this link.
Three-Part Documentary Miniseries “A More or Less Perfect Union” Explores the U.S. Constitution, Starting Thursday, February 6
Three-Part Documentary Miniseries A More or Less Perfect Union, A Personal Exploration by Judge Douglas Ginsburg Explores the U.S. Constitution Premieres on WOUB Beginning February 6, 2020 A More or Less Perfect Union, A Personal Exploration by Judge Douglas Ginsburg, a new three-part documentary series, explores the U.S. Constitution – the document that governs… Read More