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COVID-19: Athens County Health Dept. Is Preparing For the Fall Semester

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — The annual August ritual of Ohio University students returning to Athens has a different impact during this COVID-19 pandemic. The university will start fall semester with approximately 2,000 students allowed on the Athens campus. But along with that ten percent of the overall campus enrollment approved for face-to-face classes and/or dorm living… Read More

In this image from video, Jill Biden is joined by her husband, Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, after speaking during the second night of the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020.

“The Proof Is In The Pudding.” Coal Country Responds To Democrats’ Clean Energy Transition

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NPR) — Democrats made their pitch to the American people during a largely virtual Democratic National Convention and addressing climate change emerged as a central tenet of the party’s plan. The party platform spells out a major investment in green energy jobs and infrastructure in order for America to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emission no later… Read More