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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — Gov. Mike DeWine (R-Ohio) said in a statewide address Wednesday that the state will lift most of its health orders, including the mask mandate, in the next three weeks. He also announced a series of $1 million drawings and other incentives for people to get the COVID-19 vaccine. DeWine… Read More
Prices for a range of goods from used cars to bacon surged last month, pushing consumer inflation to 4.2% in April, the highest since September 2008.
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 5,201 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after two were reported Wednesday and one previously confirmed case was removed from the data. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the new cases on May 12, 2021. Analysis of ODH data indicates the new… Read More
Josh Neumann is on a mission to end bullying and teach the world to speak through kind lips. He’s created his own lip balm company — kind lips — to spread the message, and it’s working! Kind Lips has been featured by Ellen, Forbes, and Reader’s Digest just to name a few. Learn more about… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — The school funding formula that’s in the latest version of the two-year state budget now being considered by the Ohio Senate will likely cost more than expected. The formula passed by the House last month seeks to calculate state aid based on 60% property values and 40% income in… Read More
WOUB Digital · WOUB Speaks With Rock Hall VP About 2021 Inductee Announcement This morning, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced its 2021 class of inductees, featuring the most diverse array of artists to be inducted at once in the organization’s history. WOUB Culture’s Emily Votaw spoke to Rock Hall Vice President and… Read More