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Ohio Attorney General Sues Vinton County Company Over Creek Pollution

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Ohio’s attorney general is suing a Vinton County sanitation company, accusing it of illegally dumping so much sewage and grease into a field that it polluted several miles of a nearby creek. The lawsuit, filed Friday, claims that A2Z Sanitation dumped twice as much waste into the field than is allowed… Read More

Ohio State University Requiring Students, Staff To Get COVID-19 Vaccine

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Ohio State University is requiring all students and staff to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, becoming the first public university in the state to do so after the Food and Drug Administration gave full approval to Pfizer’s shot. OSU President Kristina Johnson made the decision through advice from a team of medical professionals from the College… Read More

A technician from the Findlay College of Pharmacy fills a syringe with a dose of the Pfizer vaccine at a clinic in Reynoldsburg, February 2021.

Lawmakers To Hear Testimony On A Controversial Anti-Vaccine Bill

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An Ohio House Committee will hear testimony later this morning on an anti-vaccination bill that would ban businesses, schools, and other entities from requiring any vaccines. The bill (HB 248), sponsored by Rep. Jennifer Gross (R- West Chester) would not only prevent mandates on COVID vaccines but also shots for childhood illnesses like measles. It… Read More

WOUB’s ‘Our Ohio’ Provides Snapshot Into Lives Of Young Appalachians

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WOUB Digital · WOUB’s ‘Our Ohio’ Provides Snapshot Into Lives Of Young Appalachians Cameras are a profound tool for authentic self-expression. In taking a photo or recording a moment of time, we’re not only capturing images – we are also distilling our vantage point for others, often in the hope that we’ve communicated something about… Read More

painter working on art on floor of rustic cabin

Why Ancestors’ Stories Cannot Be Forgotten – “The Song of the Butterflies” on POV; August 30 at 10 pm


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The Song of the Butterflies POV Monday, August 30 at 10 pm   American Documentary | POV is proud to announce the national broadcast premiere of Catalan-Peruvian filmmaker Núria Frigola Torrent’s debut feature documentary, The Song of the Butterflies (El canto de las mariposas), as part of POV’s 34th season. Produced by Rolando Toledo, the… Read More