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Ohio’s Minimum Wage Increase Takes Effect Wednesday

OHIO – Ohio’s minimum wage is scheduled to increase on January 1, 2014 to $7.95 per hour for non- tipped employees and to $3.98...

Ohio Voter Rolls Investigation Finds 17 Non-Citizens Allegedly Voting Illegally

COLUMBUS – Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted referred for investigation and potential prosecution 17 individuals who voted in the 2012 General Election though...

How Video Games Are Revolutionizing Rehab

Studies show patients often get better faster during game play (COLUMBUS) – Often decried by parents as a waste of a child’s time, video games...

Ohio and U.S. Employment Situation (Seasonally Adjusted)

OHIO – Ohio’s unemployment rate was 7.4 percent in November 2013, down from 7.5 percent in October, according to data released this morning by...

Ohio Deer Hunters Donate 58,500 Pounds of Venison to Local Food...

Opportunities to donate continue through Feb. 2, 2014 COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio hunters donated 1,170 white-tailed deer to local food banks to benefit Ohioans in...

New Recycling Bins Beginning to Appear

MEIGS COUNTY – The new “single-stream” recycling containers are starting to appear across the county and Meigs County residents are encouraged to make use...

Power Out for Several Following Last Night’s Storm

A day of unseasonably warm weather brought with it a night of severe thunder storms to the area. The storms caused several in the...

Tree Blocking Portion of County Road 28

The Meigs Indpendent Press received word this morning that a tree has fallen across a portion of County Road 28 and it is not...

Ohio Updates Best Management Practices for Pipeline Installation and Soil Health

COLUMBUS, OH – With increasing oil and gas activity in Ohio, including pipeline construction, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) recently updated its...

Western Ohio Woodworkers Honors Rio Students

RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Fine woodworking is a timeless craft, and every bit an art. For Augustus Unverferth, mastering his craft requires going above and...

Prosecutor’s Office Warns of Phone Scam

The Meigs County Prosecutor's Office released a statement on social media this morning warning of phone calls allegedly  being made by the office concerning...

Become a Certified Youth Fishing Instructor and Help Kids Connect with...

ATHENS - Any adult, group, or conservation club who has a sincere interest in taking kids fishing should consider becoming a certified Passport to...

Meigs County Sheriff’s Office Receives Radios to Aide Their Efforts to...

POMEROY - The Meigs County Sheriff's Office received a bit of a an early Christmas present of radios valued at $244,968. At a press conference...

Rio Grande to Break for Holiday Season

RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College will close for the holiday season beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday,...

Fake Bills Attempting to be Circulated

GALLIPOLIS - The holidays are here and while for some it is a time and family and good cheer, some see it as an...

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