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Gov. Mike DeWine signs SB263 into law on January 6, 2021.

Gov. DeWine Sets Benchmark For Lifting Ohio’s Public Health Orders

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (WOSU) — Gov. Mike DeWine gave his most confident signal yet that the end of the pandemic is close, declaring Thursday that he will lift all COVID-19 public health orders “when Ohio gets down to 50 cases per 100,000 people for two weeks.” DeWine set the benchmark in a statewide address Thursday, his… Read More

Coronavirus

Athens County Confirms 11 New Cases For March 3 And 4, Removes 1 Case, Remains Level 3

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 4,654 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 11 were reported for Wednesday and Thursday, and one previously confirmed case was removed. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the new cases on March 4, 2021. Analysis of ODH data indicates five involved people… Read More

orange barrels on I-270

Transportation Budget Passes House Committee, Moves Toward Floor Vote

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The $8 billion state transportation budget goes to the floor of the Ohio House tomorrow, after it was overwhelmingly approved by a House committee Wednesday. After just under a month since its introduction, House Finance Committee chair Rep. Scott Oelslager (R-North Canton) reported the vote count on the two year transportation budget:… Read More

Loretta Lynn

Reflecting On the Importance and Impact of Loretta Lynn with Angela Opell Adkins

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WOUB Digital · Reflecting On the Importance and Impact of Loretta Lynn with Angela Opell Adkins Throughout the ‘60s and ‘70s, the country music industry was desperately trying to produce songs that would appeal to a wider demographic than the chiefly Appalachian and southern working class that the genre had sprung from. As it would… Read More

Music Industry Summit

Third Annual OU Music Industry Summit Features Run the Jewels, FINNEAS, St. Vincent

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The third annual Ohio University Music Industry Summit will take place virtually Thursday, March 25. The free event will feature keynote conversations with the likes of Grammy-winning Billie Eilish producer FINNEAS; Grammy-nominated musician Phoebe Bridgers; musician and producer St. Vincent; Run the Jewels and their managers Amaechi Uzoigwe and Will Bronson, and many more. “The Summit was built… Read More