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Gov. Kasich Issues Statewide Energy Emergency Declaration for Propane Gas

OHIO - This weekend Gov. John R. Kasich issued a statewide energy emergency declaration in order to expedite shipments of propane gas and help ease tight propane gas supplies brought on by the recent...

Become A Certified Youth Fishing Instructor and Help Kids Connect With The Outdoors

ATHENS, OH – Any adult, group, or conservation club who has a sincere interest in taking kids fishing should consider becoming a certified Passport to Fishing instructor, according to the Ohio Department of Natural...

House Passes 21st Century Cures: Bipartisan Legislation to Bring New Hope for Millions of...

WASHINGTON - Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R.6 – the 21st Century Cures Act: “This important bipartisan legislation will bring America’s healthcare innovation into the 21st...

Sprucing up the Farm Science Review Site

LONDON, Ohio — Farm Science Review, one of the biggest farm shows in the U.S., lasts three days. Ever wonder what happens at the site the other 362 days of the year? Projects. Lots and...

Patrol focused on impaired drivers for Labor Day Drive Sober of Get Pulled Over

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is reminding drivers to be safe this Labor Day weekend. Troopers will focus enforcement efforts on removing impaired drivers from Ohio’s roadways. Motorists can all have...

Fair flu: It’s nothing to sneeze at

COLUMBUS, Ohio – If pigs could say gesundheit, you could be hearing the German blessing as you visit fairs this summer. Andrew Bowman, veterinarian with the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine at The Ohio State...

Buckeye Rural Electric issues scam alert

Buckeye Rural Electric Cooperative posted a warning to its Facebook page today alerting customers of a spoofing scam. PLEASE BEWARE and inform those that are easily taken advantage of. MORE SCAMS......... We were notified by...

88,927 People in Ohio Selected 2015 Marketplace Plans in the First Month of Open...

According to a report released by the Department of Health and Human Services today, 88,927 people in Ohio selected plans through the Health Insurance Marketplace leading up to the December 15 deadline for coverage...

Bill Johnson Invites Students to Apply for Nomination to U.S. Service Academies

MARIETTA – Representative Bill Johnson is proud to announce that his office is now accepting applications from young men and women who are interested in seeking a nomination from his office to the United...

Open enrollment for Medicare ends December 7 – AAA7 available for assistance and help

By Pamela K. Matura, Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging District 7   Are you a Medicare beneficiary? Are you aware that open enrollment for some Medicare benefits ends December 7? Open enrollment is the time...