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Research showing fire alarms with mother’s voice may be more effective...

COLUMBUS, Ohio – When residential fires happen at night while people are sleeping, deaths are more likely to occur. Smoke alarms are important for...

Ohio to implement law to deter distracted driving

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Effective October 29, House Bill 95 becomes law and enacts a significant distracted driving deterrent and an effective tool for law...

Long Bottom man sentenced to prison in child rape case

  POMEROY, Ohio — A man has been sentenced to prison following a guilty plea to raping a child. According to Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine,...

Warmer weather delays fall color, brilliant colors still expected

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Even though we may not be seeing much fall color yet, be on the lookout later in the month for brilliant...

Programs available for state-funded rail crossing upgrades

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) is encouraging local highway authorities to apply for available state-funding for rail grade crossing...

Hunting season, milkweed seed pod collection underway

It doesn’t feel much like fall, but Ohio’s fall hunting seasons are indeed underway. Squirrel season started back on Sept. 1, and hunters I have...

More than 14,000 ring-necked pheasants to be released around Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A total of more than 14,000 ring-necked pheasants will be released at 24 Ohio public hunting areas this fall to provide...

Officers recover stolen property

POMEROY, Ohio - Ohio Department of Natural Resources assisted the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office in investigating vehicle break ins Sheriff Keith Wood reports that on...

2018-2019 Deer season dates and rule changes for hunters

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue white-tailed deer when archery season opens on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018 according to...

Meigs SWCD to observe 75th anniversary annual meeting and banquet slated...

POMEROY—The Meigs SWCD will observe its 75th birthday on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 at Meigs High School during its annual meeting and banquet. As part...

NRCS announces EQIP application deadline of Oct. 19

POMEROY, Ohio — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service announced Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 as the deadline to submit applications for...

Holzer celebrates National Security Officers Appreciation Week

POMEROY, Ohio - Holzer is proud to recognize security officers during the fourth annual National Security Officer Appreciation Week, September 16 – 22, 2018...

Steps to be prepared in case a disaster occurs

MEIGS COUNTY, Ohio - What is your plan if a disaster occurs? Where will you go? How will you get there? Throughout week one of...

Being prepared in case of disaster

POMEROY, Ohio - “Disasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How” is the 2018 theme for National Preparedness Month which begins September 1st. National Preparedness month...

Patrol: OVI and seatbelt citations up for Labor Day Holiday, fewer...

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is reporting 13 fewer traffic fatalities over the Labor Day Holiday as compared to last year,...

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