First Knox National Bank Provides 2017 Calendars to MERIT Court


Heather Brayshaw from First Knox National Bank stopped by for today’s MERIT Court session with a gift of 2017 calendars. (Heather is shown here between MERIT Court Probation Officer Joel Carter and Judge Thatcher.) MERIT Court participants are required to keep a daily calendar of their appointments with the Probation Dept., the Freedom Center and Behavioral Healthcare Partners, and participants must bring their calendars to Court for their weekly review hearings with the Judge.… Read full story

Gone with the Wind: Mission Conclusion for Instrument to Monitor Ocean Winds

The RapidScat instrument was the first piece of technology to be robotically assembled in space since the station’s construction. Credit: NASA

RapidScat completed its successful two-year mission, outlasting its original decommission date before suffering a power loss in mid-August.

HOUSTON, TX, November 30, 2016 /24-7PressRelease/ — On Sept.… Read full story

Smart Mobility Corridor to Become Ohio’s First “Smart Road”


Gov. Kasich announces a $15 million investment to make a 35-mile stretch of U.S. 33 between Dublin and East Liberty into a real-world proving ground for autonomous and connected vehicles

DUBLIN, OH – Continuing to build its reputation as a world leader in smart mobility, including autonomous and connected vehicle research, Ohio is investing $15 million to install advanced highway technology along the Smart Mobility Corridor, a 35‑mile stretch of U.S. … Read full story

Patrol Participating in Multi-State OVI Enforcement


COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol will join forces with other members of the 6-State Trooper Project to focus on OVI enforcement from Friday, December 2 at 12:01 a.m. through Sunday, December 4 at 11:59 p.m. This high-visibility enforcement effort will include the Indiana State Police, Kentucky State Police, Michigan State Police, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Pennsylvania State Police and the West Virginia State Police.Read full story

PUCO Accepts Results of Duke Energy Ohio’s Auction


COLUMBUS, OHIO (Nov. 30, 2016) – The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) today accepted the results of Duke’s fourth wholesale auction that will ultimately determine its retail generation service rates through May 2018.

The results from this auction will be used to determine Duke’s price-to-compare for the delivery period of June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018.… Read full story