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After an NPR investigation led to an overhaul of the troubled TEACH Grant program, the U.S. Department of Education says teachers have had nearly $44 million in loans turned back into grants.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The state has released a reopening plan for the performing arts which takes into account the many variables that come with live theater and music, such as food and intermission. However, a final health order has yet to be signed. The rules mandate that actors, musicians, and other performers must wear a… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 372 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after two new cases were confirmed Saturday. The Athens City-County Health Department confirmed the cases in a press release sent August 22. An analysis of Ohio Department of Health data indicates one of the new… Read More
Firefighters have been battling hundreds of blazes sparked by thousands of lightning strikes. “It wouldn’t matter if we had five times more firefighters,” says the battalion chief for Sonoma County.