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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The Ohio House approved a bill that would make tax ballot issues use specific language to describe the potential cost of the levy to voters. H.B. 140, would require all tax levy and bond issues to state in the ballot language how much the levy would cost per $100,000… Read More
NPR’s Audie Cornish talks with pediatricians Nia Heard-Garris of Northwestern University and Jose Romero, Arkansas secretary of health, about what’s safe and not safe to do with unvaccinated children.
MARIETTA, Ohio (AP) – Authorities say two pedestrians were struck and killed by a fire truck as it backed up at the scene of an Ohio mobile home fire. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says Karolyn Reed and William Reed, both 72, were struck shortly before 8 p.m. Thursday by a Williamstown Volunteer Fire Department… Read More
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) —Athens County has now had 58 total deaths related to COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after one was added to the total Friday. The county also has now had 5,156 total cases of COVID-19 after two new cases were reported the same day. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The metric the state is using to determine if health restrictions can be lifted continues to trend in the right direction. The state’s ratio of COVID-19 cases dipped again this week. The two-week average of cases per 100,000 people in Ohio is now at just over 155. That’s down from… Read More