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Ohio lawmaker tries a different approach to quash COVID-19 vaccine mandates

After a sweeping anti-vaccine mandate bill hit a snag in the Ohio House, Springfield Republican Kyle Koehler is pushing a more tailored measure that would apply only to COVID-19 vaccines. "I believe we need to move now and move quickly to protect the freedoms of individuals and private businesses, while...
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Father of LA Angels pitcher awarded for dedication to hometown

Los Angeles Angels hurler Mike Mayers had a notable beginning to his Major League career. It was notable for how challenging it was. Mayers was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in 2013. He had a progressing minor league career before being called up to the big club in 2016. The Cardinals called Mayers up because they needed a fill-in start in a second game of a double header against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

DeWine, LaRose and Faber should have stood up for 'ignored' Ohio voters

Invisible, ignored, irrelevant. That is what the majority members of the Ohio Redistricting Commission conveyed to the hundreds of Ohio citizens who testified in person or through written testimony about the drawing of the lines for state legislative districts. The constant refrains were simple:. 1) Work together to draw maps...

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Maureen O'Connor speaks at Ashbrook Lecture Series at AU

ASHLAND -Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor spoke about the importance of state supreme courts in America's constitutional system Friday at Ashland University. Ashbrook Center’s Constitution Day Lecture took place in the John C. Myers Convocation Center. O'Connor has been known to not always follow the Republican-norm when making...