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Month: November 2020

Ohio, Brooke, and Marshall Counties are all at the orange level while Hancock County is at the gold level on the latest West Virginia Department of Education COVID-19 map. Schools that are in the orange level are not allowed to hold in-person learning. Photo credit:...

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Ortiz Arrested for Endangering the Welfare of Children

Police arrested 27-year-old Marcisha Ortiz of Toronto last week on multiple charges, including endangering the welfare of children. Police were called after Ortiz’s neighbor saw her two small children naked and throwing items out of a second story apartment window. Police discovered the two children locked inside of a second floor room with extension cords wrapped around the outside handles to make sure that the children would not be able to get out. The children had been locked inside the room since 5 AM when the mother had went to work and the children had not eaten anything since...

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East Liverpool Nurses Strike

The East Liverpool Nurse’s Association went on strike, beginning yesterday morning. The strike is due to position vacancies at the hospital, which creates poor working conditions for the nurses, as well as potentially compromised care for the patients. The nurses had previously extended their contract with the hospital twice with no changes. The nurses will remain on strike for three days. Photo credit:...

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RSS Townhall News

  • Judge issues injunction blocking Wisconsin fall wolf hunt October 22, 2021
    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge on Friday halted Wisconsin’s fall wolf season two weeks before hunters were set to take to the woods, siding with wildlife advocacy groups who argued that holding the hunt would be unconstitutional. Dane County Circuit Judge Jacob Frost issued a temporary injunction halting the season, which was set to […]
  • No arrests yet in Tacoma shooting that killed 4 October 22, 2021
    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Gunshots rang out across several streets during a shooting that killed four people in a neighborhood in Tacoma, Washington, authorities said. A search for a suspect or suspects continued Friday and investigators have not yet said what led to the Thursday afternoon violence at a housing complex on the city’s Eastside […]
  • Apaches ask appeals court to back bid to halt land transfer October 22, 2021
    PHOENIX (AP) — An attorney for members of the San Carlos Apache tribe on Friday asked the the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco to back their efforts to halt the transfer of central Arizona land that they consider sacred to a copper mining company. “We are talking about the survival of […]

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