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COLUMBUS, Ohio – A Marietta doctor was sentenced in U.S. District Court Friday to eight years in prison for illegally prescribing opioids and other controlled substances and defrauding health care programs. A federal jury convicted Roger D. Anderson, 66, last March on one count of conspiring to distribute controlled substances, eight counts of illegal dispensing of… Read More
Some rural areas, where healthcare is usually harder to get, appear to be leading the nation in delivery of coronavirus vaccine. But health leaders are cautioning there are caveats.
WAYNE COUNTY, W.Va. (WVPB) — A West Virginia lawmaker who filmed himself taking part in the storming of the U.S. Capitol Wednesday has been charged by federal officials. Del. Derrick Evans, R-Wayne — who was just elected to a first term in the West Virginia House of Delegates — has been charged with entering a… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 3,340 total cases of COVID-19 after 45 new cases were reported Friday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the new cases on January 8, 2021. An analysis of ODH data indicates 15 involved people aged 20-29, eight involved people aged 30-39, seven involved people aged 40-49, four… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The Ohio Democratic Party will soon have a new chair. David Pepper resigned last month. Whoever succeeds him will lead a party that has been in the minority at the Statehouse for most of the last 20 years, and in the last decade has not won a state-level office, save… Read More
Screenings of PBS Classic Album episodes will be held throughout January ATHENS, OH – Today is Elvis’ birthday. He would have been 86 years old. WOUB Public Media and the Coshocton Public Library decided to celebrate by holding a virtual screening of the PBS Classic Albums episode on the making of Presley’s first album –… Read More