Statement from Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost on Cincinnati Councilmen

(CINCINNATI, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today issued the following statement today regarding Cincinnati City Councilmen Jeffery Pastor and P.J. Sittenfeld:

“While allegations of public corruption are resolved in the courtroom, a suspension is the right course of action as even the appearance of corruption has no place in government.”

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USDA Launches AskUSDA, Improves and Streamlines Customer Experience

(Washington, D.C., November 18, 2020) – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the official launch of the AskUSDA Contact Center program. The AskUSDA Contact Center will serve as the “one front door” for phone, chat, and web inquires, transforming how the public interacts with USDA and providing an enhanced experience for the public.… Read full story

911- Communications Technicians Wanted

Public Safety Communications Technician

Knox County 9-1-1



Title: Public Safety Communications Technician

Department: Knox County 9-1-1

Position Type(s):        Full-time –  bargaining unit, non-exempt

                            Part-time –  non-bargaining unit, non-exempt

Typical Work Schedule:  Varies

Pay Range:                 Full-time – per Collective Bargaining Agreement

                         Part-time – starts at $13.50 per hour ($15.00 per hour after successful completion of training)


Provides emergency communication services to the citizens of Knox County.… Read full story

Deputy Title Clerk Position Available

Clerk of Courts

Knox County Clerk of Courts



Title: Deputy Title Clerk

Department: Knox County Clerk of Courts

Position Type(s): Fulltime, non-exempt, unclassified                       

Typical Work Schedule:  8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday thru Friday & 8 a.m. to noon on Saturdays

Pay Range: $15.00 per hour


Individual maintains the official certificate of title records of motor vehicle and watercraft ownership for the residents of the State of Ohio.… Read full story

Brown, Colleagues Introduce Resolution Honoring The World Food Program for Receiving Nobel Peace Prize

WASHINGTON(November 20, 2020) The Senate Hunger Caucus recently introduced a resolution to honor the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) for its receipt of the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize. The caucus co-chairs—Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), John Boozman (R-AR), Bob Casey (D-PA), Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) introduced S.Res.774Read full story

City Receives More Federal Grants

MOUNT VERNON – City of Mount Vernon Mayor, Matt Starr announced that Mount Vernon was recently awarded $1,400,000 in federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Home Investment Partnership (HOME) funds. Funds will be allocated where $750,000 will go to the Program Year (PY) 2020 Community Housing Impact and Improvement Program (CHIP), $500,000 PY 2020 CDBG Critical Infrastructure Grant and $150,000 in CDBG Allocation funds from the Ohio Development Services Agency, Office of Community Development.… Read full story