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
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
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
Knox County Sheriff’s Report – Jan 26, 2021
(Information courtesy of The Knox County Sheriff’s Office)
A complainant contacted the Knox County Sheriff’s Office to file a report of identity theft.
A caller reported that she was charged for an energy bill for a property that she does not own.… Read full story
Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Cleveland OH 844 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021 OHZ027>030-036-037-047-261600- Wyandot-Crawford-Richland-Ashland-Marion-Morrow-Knox- 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 ...PATCHY… Read full story
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
The Fredericktown Community Fire District is accepting applications for a part-time Firefighter II. We currently have one position open.
(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
WGU Academy is designed to help prepare busy, working adults pursue a college degree.
COLUMBUS, OHIO – After suffering economic setbacks in 2020, many Ohioans look to the new year as a chance to upskill their education and boost career opportunities. … Read full story