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Patrol announces SHIELD Detail results

Law enforcement agencies throughout southeast Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia collaborated to promote traffic safety and deter criminal activity. In total, 46 agencies participated in the two-day initiative on May 3rd and 4th. Locally,...

Bill Johnson at Oversight and Investigation Subcommittee Ebola Hearing – “This is not about...

WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) questioned Dr. Thomas Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, during the House Energy & Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations’ “Examining the...

Ohio’s Fishing and Hunting Licenses Available Now

COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio’s hunting and fishing license year kicked off March 1 allowing hunters and anglers to purchase their 2015-2016 licenses and many permits, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). The...

Attorney General DeWine Launches 2013 Student Video Contest

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced the start of the 2013 Take Action High School Video Contest, which gives Ohio high school students a chance to win up to $2,500 in college...

Ohio to Receive $52.7 Million in Johnson & Johnson Health Care Fraud Settlement

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today that Ohio has joined with several other states and the federal government in a global settlement with New Jersey pharmaceutical manufacturer Johnson & Johnson...

FDA takes action to protect consumers from dangerous medicines sold by illegal online pharmacies

International Operation Pangea VI combats online sale and distribution of unapproved prescription medicines An FDA news release The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, in partnership with international regulatory and law enforcement agencies, took action this week...

Bill Johnson Statement on Papal Address to Congress

WASHINGTON - Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) issued the following in regards to the comments from Pope Francis during his address to a Joint Session of Congress: It was truly an honor to be in the...

Suspension of tuition assistance in the military information released by Ohio Dept. of Veterans...

News Release A good deal of information has appeared in the media the past few days concerning the suspension of tuition assistance in the military. The Ohio Department of Veterans Services wants to make everyone...

Wildlife Watchers Asked to Report Wild Turkey and Ruffed Grouse Sightings

COLUMBUS, OH - The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is asking the public to participate in surveying wild turkeys and ruffed grouse by reporting sightings of these two species. Every year, the ODNR Division...

Patrol focusing on firework and hazardous material transportation safety

COLUMBUS – In preparation for the upcoming Fourth of July holiday, Ohio along with neighboring states: Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan will focus on commercial vehicles transporting fireworks and hazardous material. The multi-state commercial enforcement initiative...