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This Monday, April 20, 2020 file photo shows protesters gathering outside of the Ohio State House in Columbus, Ohio to protest the stay home order.

YouTube Removes Ohio Committee Video, Citing Misinformation

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Legislative testimony made in support of a GOP-backed effort to limit public health orders made by Ohio’s governor was removed from YouTube after the service deemed it contained COVID-19 misinformation. The Google-owned platform said Friday it removed content that was uploaded this week to The Ohio Advocates for Medical Freedom channel… Read More

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Ohio National Guard To Assist Winter Storm Cleanup In Lawrence And Gallia Counties

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (WOUB) — Residents of Lawrence and Gallia Counties now have assistance in the cleanup of recent ice storms. Gov. Mike DeWine activated the Ohio National Guard Friday to assist the two counties currently under a State of Emergency. Members of the 1191st Engineer Company in Portsmouth were placed on state active duty to help… Read More

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

Athens County Confirms 23 New COVID-19 Cases, Removes One For Feb. 20

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 4,527 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 22 were reported Saturday and one previously confirmed case was removed. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the new cases on Feb. 20, 2021. Analysis of ODH data indicates 15 involved people aged 20-29, four… Read More

Marian Anderson singing at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. on Easter Sunday, 1939.

“Voice of Freedom” on AMERICAN EXPERIENCE Interweaves Marian Anderson’s Story with Landmark Moment, Feb. 26 at 8:30 pm


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American Experience Voice of Freedom Friday, February 26, 2021 on PBS Film Explores the Life and Legacy of Singer Marian Anderson and Her Triumphant 1939 Concert at the Lincoln Memorial     American Experience presents Voice of Freedom, a new documentary about singer Marian Anderson, whose talent broke down barriers around the world. Hailed as… Read More