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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. Mike DeWine has issued an executive order limiting alcohol sales in bars and restaurants to help slow the spread of the coronavirus. DeWine signed the order Friday, July 31, and it took effect the same day. The governor’s order bans alcohol sales after 10 p.m. and the consumption of… Read More
CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — The recipient of the first partial face transplant in the U.S. has died almost a dozen years after the groundbreaking operation. The Cleveland Clinic said Saturday that 57-year-old Connie Culp died Wednesday at the Ohio clinic of complications from an infection unrelated to her transplant. Her surgery had been performed at… Read More
The actor, who became an Internet sensation for his pronunciation of “diabetes” in a Liberty Medical ad, died Saturday morning at a Utah hospital.
U.S. pleasure boats have been sneaking into Canada despite a border shutdown. A group of Canadian retirees is on the lookout for violators from the “petri dish” that is America.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — While all but three Republicans voted for him publicly, sources say Bob Cupp (R-Lima) he beat House Speaker Pro Tem Jim Butler (R-Oakwood) by just one vote in a private session. One thing Cupp will have to deal with some Republican lawmakers’ continuing concerns over the state’s response to… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal authorities have executed a search warrant in the Statehouse office of former Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder. The search for Householder’s personal belongings took place Friday, a day after the chamber he formerly led voted to strip him of his leadership role. Householder, a Republican, has been implicated in a… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 344 cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after two additional cases were confirmed Sunday. The Athens City-County Health Department announced the cases in a press release sent August 2. An analysis of ODH data indicates one cases confirmed Sunday involved a person aged… Read More