COLUMBUS – If you’re planning on celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, the Ohio State Highway Patrol urges you to designate a sober driver before the festivities begin. The Patrol will work with local law enforcement to remove impaired drivers as part of the National Highway Safety Administration’s Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving campaign.… Read full story
Maps identifying lead service lines across the state have been released by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. Ohio has 1,878 Ohio public drinking water systems that were required to submit the maps by yesterday as part of recent drinking water reforms championed by Ohio Governor John Kasich to ensure our communities are provided information and being protected like never before from lead in drinking water.… Read full story
COLUMBUS, OH – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) has recommended projects from 14 Ohio communities for grant funding, which will exceed $2.5 million. The community-based projects that were selected will help preserve green space and improve outdoor recreational activities for families across Ohio.… Read full story
The potential healing powers of the plants growing in your backyard, conservation of lady’s-slipper orchids and the flora and geology of Ohio’s only meteorite crater are just a few of the topics to be discussed at the 14th Ohio Botanical Symposium on Friday, March 24, from 9 a.m.
ATTENTION: The Knox County Emergency Management Agency is canceling the SKYWARN training scheduled for tomorrow night based due to impacts of the winter storm on the National Weather Service staff in Cleveland. We will work to reschedule the training for a later date.… Read full story