Biden administration officially withdraws vaccine rule


The Biden administration has officially withdrawn a rule that would have required workers at big companies to get vaccinated or face regular COVID testing requirements. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration confirmed the withdrawal Tuesday. But the agency said it still strongly ...

Shekinah church ready to help those in need

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BARNESVILLE — The Shekinah Christian Fellowship, the county’s newest warming center, is helping ensure residents will have a safe place to go during the cold winter months. Lead Pastor Roy Hershberger said the church is ready to provide any resident in need of food and shelter this ...

Two cats killed in Hopedale fire

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HOPEDALE — A homeowner was able to escape their burning house unharmed along with a dog Tuesday, but two cats died in the blaze. A fire was reported at 9:52 a.m. Tuesday at 700 Bakers Road in Hopedale. Fire Chief Mark Marchetta said the homeowner was inside the home when the blaze broke ...

Martins Ferry plans town hall to update citizens on progress

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MARTINS FERRY — Mayor John Davies said Tuesday morning that an upcoming town hall meeting, scheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 6, will aim to inform residents about progress officials have made around town and about upcoming projects, as well as to field questions from the public. One item that ...