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  • Commissioners pass resolution against Issue 1 18 Oct 2018 04:50 Daily Sentinel POMEROY — The Meigs County Commissioners took a unanimous stand against State Issue 1, passing a resolution during their regular meeting regarding the ballot measure. The resolution outlined Issue 1, what it would change, and what the board sees as the …
  • Local child mental health provider closes it doors, now what? 17 Oct 2018 23:55 CantonRep.com Mental health agency specialized in counseling abused children. CANTON  A mental health agency that specialized in counseling abused and vulnerable children will close Thursday. The reason for Northeast Ohio Behavioral Health’s closing is unknown. …
  • Boasts ring hollow 17 Oct 2018 22:39 Sunbury News Trump’s boasts ring hollow in some black communities By ERRIN HAINES WHACK AP National Writer Friday, October 12 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — It’s one of President Donald Trump’s favorite talking points in promoting his administration’s success: the record low …
  • AG awards $111.8 million in grants to Crime Victim Service Providers 16 Oct 2018 22:06 Daily Sentinel COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced last week that his office is awarding $111.8 million in grants to crime victim service providers across Ohio, including $29 million to help child victims. The grants are being awarded to support …
  • The Poor People’s Campaign Calls Out ‘Policy Violence’ 16 Oct 2018 18:48 The Nation Rev. William Barber (L), Rev. Jesse Jackson (R), and Rev. Liz Theoharis hold a Poor People's Campaign rally at the US Capitol in Washington, May 21, 2018. (Reuters / Jonathan Ernst) Shortly after her husband was assassinated in 1968, Coretta Scott …
  • Grant targets children’s mental health 15 Oct 2018 06:40 Fostoria Review Times By SARA ARTHURS for the review times Hancock County Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services plans to use a $4 million grant to transform the “system of care” for mental health for children and families, and to create a new treatment …
  • A blow against ICWA 12 Oct 2018 20:23 Delaware Gazette “The decision is jarring, and not just for its effect on ICWA, but because this is the first time ever that a federal statute enacted to benefit Indians has been found to be unconstitutional on the grounds of equal protection.” — Dan Lewerenz, attorney, …
  • Radiation regs weakening? 07 Oct 2018 10:35 Sunbury News Proposed rule change worries some about radiation regulation By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press Wednesday, October 3 WASHINGTON (AP) — The EPA is pursuing rule changes that experts say would weaken the way radiation exposure is regulated, turning to …
  • How to become a foster parent 05 Oct 2018 07:55 WTOL.com LUCAS COUNTY (WTOL) - The group Ohio  Mentor came to northwest Ohio Thursday recruiting foster parents. But it takes a special person to bring the kids into their lives. “Most of these children have behavioral, medical and emotional needs. So we provide …
  • State Highlights: Connecticut Has Significant Drop In Uninsured Rate In Rural Areas; Experts Link California’s Record Number Of Valley Fever Cases To Climate Change 01 Oct 2018 21:38 kaiserhealthnews.org Media outlets report on news from Connecticut, California, Kansas, Iowa, Georgia, Massachusetts, New York, Texas, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Illinois. The CT Mirror: CT Sees Sharp Decline In Uninsured Low-Income Adults In Rural Areas The uninsured …