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Ohio research brings to light brain injuries from domestic abuse

Ohio research brings to light brain injuries from domestic abuse

A recent federal report showcased the Ohio Domestic Violence Network's CARE project.
COVID-19 crisis renews calls to reduce pet population

COVID-19 crisis renews calls to reduce pet population

A survey conducted before the pandemic estimated that 22 percent of Ohio pet owners struggle to afford their pets.
Report promotes investments in local food producers

Report promotes investments in local food producers

COVID-19 pandemic has shown the value that nearby markets have in the supply chain.
Ohio finalizes study for providing EV charging stations

Ohio finalizes study for providing EV charging stations

A key recommendation from the strategy is to have EV charging stations available and installed at least every 50 miles at strategic locations along the interstate, state and U.S. route corridors.
Ohio AG extends deadline for Teen Ambassador Board

Ohio AG extends deadline for Teen Ambassador Board

High school juniors and seniors have until July 10 to apply.
Red Cross of Northern Ohio offers virtual safety preparation courses

Red Cross of Northern Ohio offers virtual safety preparation courses

Each course is free to the public, lasts about an hour and covers a range of various disaster preparation topics.
Pa. Supreme Court upholds Wolf’s disaster declaration

Pa. Supreme Court upholds Wolf’s disaster declaration

Senate GOP leaders sued the administration in Commonwealth Court after Wolf ignored the resolution, first approved June 9.
New COVID-19 system reveals troubling trends in Trumbull County

New COVID-19 system reveals troubling trends in Trumbull County

Gov. Mike DeWIne announced a regional approach in containing new virus spread, the Ohio Public Health Advisory System. It consists of four levels, and levels — yellow, orange, red and purple — are determined by seven indicators.
Ohio Senate passes bill permitting refinancing of wastewater loans

Ohio Senate passes bill permitting refinancing of wastewater loans

“At a time when many counties are struggling to maintain their water systems, HB 264 gives local governments the option to refinance those loans with the Ohio Water Development Authority at a lower interest rate, potentially saving thousands of dollars in the process,” state Rep. Michael O’Brien said.
Ohio Senate passes bill to reclassify low-level drug possession charges

Ohio Senate passes bill to reclassify low-level drug possession charges

“After years of the failed War on Drugs, we know that our current approach is not effective,” state Sen. Sean O’Brien said.