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Department of Commerce Emphasizes Manufactured Home Safety Following Severe Weather Outbreak

COLUMBUS, Ohio – As Ohioans spend Severe Weather Awareness Week (March 17-23) continuing to clean up and assess damage from last week’s devastating storms, the Ohio Department of Commerce’s Division of State Fire Marshal and Manufactured Homes Program say this event serves as a stark reminder of how critical it is for everyone, including those who live in manufactured or mobile …

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Ohio Department of Agriculture Hosts Indiana and Michigan AG Leaders to Discuss Water Quality

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (March 13, 2024) – The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) hosted a discussion around water conservation with agricultural leaders from Indiana and Michigan to focus on improving water quality in the Western Lake Erie Basin (WLEB). ODA Director Brian Baldridge joined Indiana State Department of Agriculture Director Don Lamb and Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Director …

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Dee Alexander Repeats as Ohio Ms. Basketball With Loudonville’s Corri Vermilya as Runner-Up

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Cincinnati Purcell Marian junior Dee Alexander was announced as the 2024 Ohio Ms. Basketball Wednesday by a statewide media panel. She won the award last year as a sophomore. Now in its 37th year, the prestigious award was first given by the Associated Press in 1988. It has been voted by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association since 2017. …

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MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – Are you a big fan of classic cars? Well, get ready to rev your engines and put the pedal to the metal because the First Friday Cruise-Ins are back on Public Square! Thanks to A+ Autobrokers, we can all enjoy the June 7th and August 2nd First Fridays with an awesome display of classic cars. So, whether …

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Local Health Coalition Surveying Residents of Knox County on Health Status and Concerns

Public input is vital to the county’s success of new and existing programs andservice development. Knox Health Planning Partnership (KHPP) is asking for your input as part of the 2024 Community Health Assessment (CHA), a surveyconducted every three (3) years to identify priority health needs and concernsin Knox County. KHPP is a nonprofit community coalition coordinated by Knox Public Health …

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Project Update Danville-Amity Road Phase 1 Safety Improvement Project

The Knox County Engineer has awarded a construction contract to Law GeneralContracting Inc. to perform Phase I of the Danville-Amity Road Safety Improvement Project.This project is fully funded through ODOT Safety Funds & Ohio Public Works Commissionwith an estimated cost of $2,918,405. Phase I of the Danville-Amity Road construction is scheduled to begin March 2024. LawGeneral Contracting Inc. will begin …

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