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Rep. Janine Boyd (D-Cleveland Heights) introduces Aisha's Law in 2019.

Aisha’s Law Falls Short Of Passing Ohio Legislature In 2020

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — A bill in the Ohio legislature that toughens penalties for domestic abuse and creates more protections for victims will not pass the General Assembly by the end of the year. The bill’s sponsor says she plans to reintroduce what’s known as Aisha’s Law in the new year. House Bill 3 is… Read More

FirstEnergy Corp.'s Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station in Oak Harbor, Ohio.

2020 Year In Review – Despite Nuclear Bailout Scandal, Republican Leaders Keep HB6

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The Ohio House finished the bulk of its work with the Republican speaker saying the chamber will not take any action on HB6. The sweeping energy law that bails out nuclear power plants has been linked to the biggest alleged scandal in Ohio politics. In the course of seven… Read More

A banner over Court St. in Athens urges people to wear masks.

Athens County Confirms 30 COVID-19 Cases For December 28

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 2,998 total cases of COVID-19 after 30 new cases were reported Monday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the new cases on December 28. Analysis of ODH data, eight involved people aged 0-19, six involved people aged 40-49, five involved people aged 20-29, four involved people aged… Read More

Vaccination process on Monday, December 14, 2020.

Answering Your Questions About The COVID-19 Vaccines

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FRANKFURT, Ky. (OVR) — The arrival of the first doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine was met with cheers around the Ohio Valley as the first doses were administered to front-line health workers. The Pfizer —  and, soon, Moderna — vaccines bring the promise of relief after months of pandemic-driven closures and a deadly surge in… Read More

GLENDA JACKSON

A woman grapples with two mysteries: “Elizabeth Is Missing” on MASTERPIECE, Sunday, January 3 at 9 p.m.


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A woman grapples with two mysteries…. Elizabeth Is Missing on MASTERPIECE Glenda Jackson stars in an adaptation of Emma Healey’s bestselling novel on MASTERPIECE Sunday, January 3, 2021 on PBS Two-time Academy Award®–winner Glenda Jackson (A Touch of Class, Women in Love) stars as a woman desperately trying to solve two mysteries as she declines… Read More

Santa During COVID-19: Plexiglass and Social Distancing Did Not Keep Kids From Smiling

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — An unprecedented year yielded an unprecedented Christmas. No big reunions, not a lot of traveling and no Santa interacting with the kids. Ohio has seen more than seven hundred thousand people get COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic, nine months ago, and more than eight thousand died. Nearly all of… Read More