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Shio State Troopers and National Guard stand watch at the Ohio Statehouse on Jan. 17 during the planned "armed protest," which remained peaceful.

“Armed March” On Ohio Statehouse Features Conspiracy Theories And Guns, But Stays Peaceful

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The planned “armed march” that was expected in all 50 state capitals and brought out heavy security resulted in just a few dozen protestors at the Ohio Statehouse. People describing themselves as the Ohio Boogaloo, along with supporters of Donald Trump and Joe Biden, shared space on the Statehouse… Read More

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Athens County Confirms 14 New COVID-19 Cases For January 17

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 3,636 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 14 were reported Sunday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the new cases on January 17, 2021. Analysis of ODH data indicates six involved people aged 20-29, three involved people aged 40-49, three involved people… Read More

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Ohio Men’s Basketball: Bobcats stymied by Kent State’s relentless offense, suffocating defense

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) – The Ohio Bobcats (7-6, 3-4) welcomed the Kent State Golden Flashes (6-3, 3-2) to the Convocation Center on Saturday with hopes of going above .500 in conference play. The Golden Flashes’ relentless offense and suffocating defense proved to be too much for the Bobcats as Kent State won, 89-79. Ohio opened… Read More