You are viewing the December 15, 2020 daily archives
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 2,677 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 24 cases were confirmed Tuesday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the new cases on December 15. Analysis of ODH data indicates two cases involved people aged 0-19, five involved people aged 20-29, one involved… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The Ohio Democratic Party is expected to vote on a replacement for outgoing chairman David Pepper on December 29. Here’s a look at who might be in the running for the job: Former Mahoning County Democratic Party Chair David Betras has been critical of Pepper and the party. So… Read More
The Federal Trade Commission gave nine social media and tech companies 45 days to hand over details on how they collect user data. It is the latest move by government actors to regulate big tech.
Bruce Garraway worked at WOUB in the mid-1960s ATHENS, OH – When Bruce Garraway reflects on his college experience in the mid-1960s, the time he spent at WOUB Public Media dominates his memory. “WOUB was my second campus home especially when I became student music director and then program director,” said Garraway. “WOUB was a… Read More
RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked the World Airs on Independent Lens Monday, December 21, 2020 at 10 pm on WOUB An Electrifying Look at the Native American Influence in Popular Music Despite Attempts to Ban, Censor and Erase Indian Culture A musical celebration of how Native American musicians transformed blues, jazz and rock, RUMBLE: The… Read More