Winter Storm Watch

National Weather Service Cleveland OH
355 PM EST Mon Jan 31 2022

Including the cities of Brunswick, Medina, Wadsworth, Akron,
Kent, Aurora, Streetsboro, Ravenna, Warren, Niles,
Upper Sandusky, Carey, Bucyrus, Galion, Crestline, Mansfield,
Ashland, Wooster, Orrville, Rittman, Canton, Massillon, Alliance,
Youngstown, Boardman, Austintown, Marion, Mount Gilead,
Cardington, Millersburg, Killbuck, and Mount Vernon
355 PM EST Mon Jan 31 2022

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New Projects Expected to Create More Than $76 Million in Investments

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today announced the approval of assistance for nine projects set to create 982 new jobs and retain 1,640 jobs statewide. During its monthly meeting, the Ohio Tax Credit Authority (TCA) reviewed economic development proposals brought to the board by JobsOhio and its regional partners.Read full story

Governor DeWine Announces Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Selection of Dayton for Aircraft Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Facilities

Groundbreaking ceremony to be held on Wednesday, February 2, 2022

(DAYTON, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted, in partnership with Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), JobsOhio, and the Dayton Development Coalition, announced today that SNC has selected Dayton as the location for two future aircraft maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities.… Read full story

Individual Cases of COVID-19 no Longer Being Investigated


1/31/22 – Knox Public Health has announced it is no longer conducting individual case investigation and contract tracing for positive cases of COVID-19. The action follows last week’s recommendation from the Ohio Department of Health that due to the quick spread of the Omicron variant and newly reduced timelines for quarantine and isolation, case investigation and exposure notification are impractical.… Read full story

Probation Program Director

Probation Program Director

FLSA Status: Exempt

Employment Status: Full-Time

Reports to: Judge Wetzel/Chief Probation Officer

Work Schedule: 35 hours per week (8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

Department: Adult Court Services


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice or related field
  • Must possess a minimum of five years of supervisory experience
  • Must hold a valid OPOTA certification to carry a firearm and must re-certify annually
  • Must be trained in defensive tactics
  • Must complete a minimum of forty (40) hours of approved relevant training each year
  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screening; employee may be required to complete these screenings bi-annually or as requested by the Judge or Chief Probation Officer


Under the supervision of the Chief Probation Officer, the Probation Program Director is responsible for supervising adult felony offenders through the Knox County Common Pleas Court (Chapter 2951 ORC).… Read full story