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Refugees from Afghanistan, Syrian and Balkan Countries board a train in Munich, Germany.

Refugees Are Coming To Ohio. Here’s Why And How They’re Doing It

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (Statehouse News Bureau) — Ohio received 855 refugees from Afghanistan so far. More could be coming in the future. Gov. Mike DeWine’s spokesman Dan Tierney said refugees themselves might want to go with family members that live in certain states. But Ohio doesn’t get to pick and choose refugees to come here. “This… Read More

Remnants of the COVID-19 Pandemic are seen in Athens, Ohio, on Tuesday, July 13, 2021. [Joseph Scheller | WOUB]

Another COVID-19 Death Has Been Reported In Athens County, Along With 65 New Cases For Sept. 17

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 64 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 6,755 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 65 new cases were reported for the same day…. Read More

Ohio Quarterback Kurtis Rourke throws a pass as a Syracuse defender leaps in attempt to deflect the pass. Ohio fell to Syracuse, 29-9, on Saturday, September 4, 2021

Ohio Football Falls To Louisiana As Johnson Torches Bobcats With Four Rushing Touchdowns

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LAFAYETTE, La. (WOUB) — The Bobcats (0-3) are off to their worst start since the 2002 season after the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns (2-1) ran all over the field Thursday night for more that 300 yards en route to a 49-14 win Thursday night in Lafayette, Louisiana. The Ohio rushing defense had been a concern for… Read More