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The problem isn’t with the results taking a little while to tabulate, experts say. The problem is with conspiracy theories that pop up as a result.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (OVR) — The Ohio Valley ReSource has partnered with ProPublica’s Electionland, a collaborative project among local and national newsrooms around the country to report on voting problems. We’d like your help to alert us to any problems that prevent people from voting. That might be problems with the delivery of mail ballots, long… Read More
The Missing Voters: The Ohio Valley Has Some Of The Nation’s Lowest Voter Turnout. What Could Change That?
LEXINGTON, Ky. (OVR) — This fall, Lexington, Kentucky, activist and artist Devine Carama launched a different kind of road trip across his home state. He visited a dozen cities and towns, from Pikeville, in the state’s Appalachian east, to Paducah, near where the Ohio River joins the Mississippi. He carried a sign that said “I’ll… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio has had a complex relationship with LGBTQ community, going as far as to amend its constitution to declare marriage between a man and a women. This decision didn’t last long though as this amendment was made invalid by Obergefell v. Hodges, which ruled that same-sex marriage was protected by the U.S…. Read More
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 1,393 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after five cases were confirmed Monday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the new cases on November 2. Analysis of Ohio Department of Health data indicates three cases involved people aged 20-29, one involved a person… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio — The COVID-19 pandemic has changed everything from how we go to school to how we eat at restaurants. The upcoming election is no different. Voters, candidates and officials are all adjusting in this new socially-distant world. John Anthonsen, who has lived in Athens for the past nine years, has had more time to research… Read More
The Oscar-winning film star with the distinctive Scottish brogue eventually outgrew the 007 role to appear in a range of movies in a career that spanned nearly a half-century.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — Thousands of Ohioans cast ballots on the final day of weekend early voting in Ohio – some for standing in line for hours. That includes many at the early voting center in the state capital. “We made it!” After more than two hours in line, voters audibly celebrated arriving… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — In this episode of The OUtlet the team looks at what might motivate voters under 25 to participate in the 2020 presidential election.
Life of Pulitzer Prize-winning Kiowa Writer N. Scott Momaday on AMERICAN MASTERS | Sunday, November 8 at 11 pm
American Masters Season 33 Finale Explores the Life of Pulitzer Prize-winning Kiowa Writer N. Scott Momaday in Words from a Bear Features new interviews with Momaday, Robert Redford, James Earl Jones, Jeff Bridges, Beau Bridges, U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo and others Sunday, November 8 at 11 p.m. on WOUB American Masters examines… Read More
Robert G. Lee worked as a student at WOUB in the late 1970s ATHENS, OH – A former WOUB student volunteer is getting ready to have a big month. Comedian Robert G. Lee has written a book that will be released November 18. The book is called What’s the Big idea? A Comedian Explains God,… Read More