TSA Firearm Catch Rate Doubles in 2020 – Highest in the Agency’s 19-Year History

 TSA firearm catch rate doubles in 2020 – highest in the agency’s 19-year history

WASHINGTON – Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers detected twice as many firearms per million passengers screened at airport security checkpoints nationwide in 2020 compared to 2019, and at a significantly higher rate than any other year since the agency’s inception.… Read full story

Medicaid Compliance Examination Finds Over $15k in Improper Payments to Alvis, Inc.

Columbus – Auditor of State Keith Faber’s Office released the Medicaid Compliance Examination of Alvis, Inc. DBA Alvis House (Franklin County) which found over $15,000 of inappropriate Medicaid payments.

For the period of January 1 to June 30, 2018, auditors identified improper Medicaid payments totaling $15,425.35.… Read full story

Antibody Infusions Prevent Acquisition of Some HIV Strains, NIH Studies Find

Results will inform development of long-acting antibody-based HIV prevention tools.

An investigational anti-HIV antibody delivered intravenously once every eight weeks safely and effectively prevented acquisition of HIV strains sensitive to that antibody, but did not significantly reduce overall HIV acquisition after 80 weeks among participants in two multinational clinical trials.… Read full story

Dense Patchy Fog Expected This Morning

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
844 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

Including the cities of Upper Sandusky, Carey, Bucyrus, Galion,
Crestline, Mansfield, Ashland, Marion, Mount Gilead, Cardington,
and Mount Vernon
844 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

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Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted Unveil Cleveland Innovation District

Public-private coalition establishes Ohio as a global force in human welfare with new pathogen center

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – January 25, 2020 —Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted were joined by the Ohio Development Services Agency (DSA), JobsOhio, Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals, The MetroHealth System, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State University, City of Cleveland, and state legislators to unveil the Cleveland Innovation District.… Read full story

Part-Time Firefighter II Position Available

The Fredericktown Community Fire District is accepting applications for a part-time Firefighter II. We currently have one position open.

This daytime staffing position is 37-hours per week, plus overtime after 40-hours. The schedule is Monday through Friday with a pay of $17.00 per hour upon hiring and a review after your one-year of probation.
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New Projects Expected to Create More Than $347 Million in Investments

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today announced the approval of assistance for six projects set to create 2,423 new jobs and retain 18,458 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