On June 3, 2020, The Mount Vernon Police Department received information from the Knox County Coroner’s Office that the deceased man located in the Kokosing River on May 31, 2020 has been positively identified as Jason Wayne Taylor.
Mr. Taylor’s car had been reported abandoned at the Kokosing bike trail parking lot on May 24th and he had been listed as a missing person since that time.… Read full story
Senators Express Strong Opposition to Use of Military to Impede the First Amendment Rights of Americans
WASHINGTON D.C. –Today, U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Michael Bennet (D-CO), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), and Bob Casey (D-PA) led 16 of their colleagues in a letter urging U.S.… Read full story
Many business owners have recently sustained damage due to vandalism; others have had property go missing due to looting. Some have been forced to close down due to street closures, curfews, or safety precautions. Merchants may be wondering what steps to take in order to repair property and collect on insurance.
Due to COVID-19 guidance from state and local public health officials with regard to minimizing the risk of community spread of the Coronavirus, the Knox County Agricultural Society (Knox County Fair Board) has made the following change to the June 3, 2020, Board meeting: Meeting procedure adopted by the Knox Health Department and State guidelines limit meetings to only essential staff and credentialed media be allowed to attend.… Read full story
New Directions stands in solidarity with those protesting systemic oppression, police violence, and the recent deaths of Black individuals like Ahmaud Arbery, Tony McDade, George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and many more. We will continue to lift our voices and amplify them, as we maintain our belief that we can’t stand for the eradication of any type of violence (inter-personal, domestic, sexual) if we don’t first address the issues of oppression, especially racism.… Read full story
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Researchers supported by the National Institutes of Health and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will assess whether a single oral dose of the antibiotic azithromycin during labor reduces the risk of maternal and infant bacterial infection and death in seven low- and middle-income countries.… Read full story
Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
423 AM EDT Wed Jun 3 2020
Holmes-Knox-Ashtabula Lakeshore-Northern Erie-Southern Erie-
423 AM EDT Wed Jun 3 2020
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central Ohio, northeast
Ohio, northwest Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania.
Jeffrey Scott, Director of Marketing and Development at Knox Community Hospital, has been named executive director of the Knox County Foundation, effective July 13, 2020. Scott replaces Sam Barone, who has served as executive director of the Knox County Foundation since July 2002, and who announced his June 30 retirement in January.… Read full story