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Sen. Steve Huffman (R-Tipp City)

Senate President Rebukes Huffman’s Comments, Calls For Bias Training

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The top leader of the Ohio Senate, Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina), has rebuked the racist comments made by Sen. Steve Huffman (R-Tipp City) during a committee hearing. Huffman drew sharp criticism after using the term “colored population” during a committee hearing on a resolution, SCR14, that would declare racism as… Read More

West Virginia on a map

Virus Outbreak Grows To 28 Cases At West Virginia Church

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice says a coronavirus outbreak at a church has grown to 28 cases. The outbreak that occurred last week at the Graystone Baptist Church in Lewisburg has led to additional available testing for the public in Greenbrier County. Justice says the National Guard conducted decontamination efforts at… Read More

The end of an Ethernet cable

Ohio’s Broadband Bill Passes House But Still Needs Approval From The Senate

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — Nearly one million Ohio households lack reliable broadband service and of that, there are 300,000 that don’t have any service at all. The Ohio House has passed a bill that would help bring broadband to those area. It’s now up to Senators to pass the plan. Republican Representative Rick Carfagna (R-Westerville) says his bill… Read More

Coronavirus Pandemic

These Three Factors Are Driving Many COVID-19 Outbreaks In Rural Communities

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MURRAY, Ky. (OVR) — As the economies of the Ohio Valley gradually reopen from the pandemic closures, state officials are still reporting hundreds of coronavirus cases each day in the region. In Kentucky, coronavirus cases are again on the rise, with a week-long average of daily cases approaching the highest level yet. Public health officials are concerned… Read More

LUCY WORSLEY

Europe’s Most Iconic Queens in LUCY WORSLEY’S ROYAL MYTHS & SECRETS; Starting Sunday, June 21


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Discover the Legacy and Impact of Three of Europe’s Most Iconic Queens in LUCY WORSLEY’S ROYAL MYTHS & SECRETS Sundays, June 21-July 5 on PBS  New Three-Part Series Hosted by the Popular British Historian Premieres During PBS’s Summer TRAILBLAZERS Programming Slate Celebrating Women Who Changed the Course of History   Rediscover the true stories behind… Read More