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Absentee voters can drop off their election ballots in this box on Court Street in uptown Athens.

LaRose To Ask Controlling Board To Okay Mailing Costs For Ballot Applications

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — Ohio’s Secretary of State is asking a panel of lawmakers that controls state funds to allocate money for his office to pay for absentee ballot requests. The process being used has been used before. When former Ohio Governor John Kasich wanted to expand Medicaid in 2013, he did it… Read More

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Virtual Nelsonville Music Festival Interviews: CAAMP

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WOUB Digital · Virtual Nelsonville Music Festival Interviews: CAAMP Evan Westfall of CAAMP made time to speak to WOUB’s Emily Votaw about the group’s forthcoming contribution to the Virtual Nelsonville Music Festival, the importance of supporting arts education, and CAAMP’s deep love for Athens County, OH. Early on in the COVID-19 crisis, the 2020 Nelsonville Music… Read More

Larry Householder leaving federal court after arraignment

Bill Would Require Ohio Lawmakers Convicted Of A Crime To Make Restitution

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — While Ohio House members removed former Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder from his leadership post amid a public corruption investigation into his activities, he remains an active member of the general assembly. Now, some of his colleagues are now pushing a bill that could make him pay restitution for his… Read More

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Virtual Nelsonville Music Festival: Water Witches

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WOUB Digital · Virtual Nelsonville Music Festival Interviews: Water Witches Early on in the COVID-19 crisis, the 2020 Nelsonville Music Festival announced its cancellation due to the infectious disease outbreak. In its place, Ohio University School of Media Arts & Studies Director Josh Antonuccio and Nelsonville Music Festival Executive Director Tim Peacock created the Virtual Nelsonville Music… Read More

Elinor smelling a flower

New Animated STEM Series ELINOR WONDERS WHY Premieres on PBS KIDS September 7, 2020


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Multiplatform Show Inspires Preschoolers and Parents to Ask Questions and Experience the Joys of Nature and Curiosity Together Preschoolers and their families from coast-to-coast will take a trip to Animal Town this Labor Day with the premiere of the newest PBS KIDS series, ELINOR WONDERS WHY. The animated show encourages children to follow their curiosity,… Read More