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Column: Thinking about the act of putting

We all know this term, right? It means moving aimlessly, ideally while working on something, but in a random fashion. Empty the dishwasher, but do not fill it as you have noticed that the plants above the kitchen sink need to be watered. Watering plants is pretty crazy work, so …

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Expedition reporter Holly Zachariah listens to those who go unheard

I am a Metro Desk / Features reporter at the Columbus Dispatch and will be celebrating my 21st birthday in August. Most of my career at The Dispatch, I have spent in the state office covering rural western and southern Ohio. I also manage our internship program. Supervising young journalists, …

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Shipment of coronavirus to India: Covaxin 77.8% effective, according to Bharat Biotech

Over 44,000 new cases reported India reported 44,111 new coronavirus infections on Saturday, bringing the cumulative number of cases to 30.5 million, according to data from the central health ministry. The country has recorded 738 deaths from the pandemic, bringing the death toll to 401,050. The number of active cases …

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Gaskin calls for unity in first speech as mayor of Columbus

Keith Gaskin pledged to pursue responsibility and embrace change after being sworn in as mayor of Columbus on Thursday in front of a large crowd at the downtown Trotter Convention Center. “It’s easy to agree on the big picture,” he said. “We want our public schools to thrive. We need …

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Dispatch Games sends digital codes as customers wait for delayed physical orders

The saga of Dispatch Games – arguably the most ironically named publisher in the gaming industry – continues. If you’re unfamiliar with this long, sad story of radio silence, apologies and broken promises, in all fairness we recommend you steer clear. It’s not a pretty picture. As a brief reminder, …

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Ohio lawmakers pass budget with tax cuts and new school funding formula

Ohio lawmakers finally agreed to a two-year, $ 75 billion spending plan that cuts income taxes, creates a new formula for funding schools, and allows college athletes to earn money thanks to their fame. Ohio lawmakers sent the bipartisan budget to Governor Mike DeWine on Monday night following an 82-13 …

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A coroner called to the scene of a motorcycle accident in Aliquippa

A coroner called to the scene of a motorcycle accident in Aliquippa First responders arrived at the scene near 626 Mckee Avenue to report a motorcycle accident at around 7:39 p.m., the report said. Update: 8:59 p.m. EDT June 27, 2021 A coroner was called to the scene of a …

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Police blotter – June 27

SUSPECT – Report at 3:28 a.m. on Tuesday, June 22 of a vehicle lurking in a parking lot at the Baymont Inn & Suites Baxter Brainerd, 7208 Fairview Road. The agents made contact and people said they had a room with a friend. They were sent on their way. Report …

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Several indicted in Lawrence County | New

IRONTON – A Lawrence County grand jury released dozens of indictments on Wednesday, including three sealed drug indictments, according to prosecutor Brigham Anderson. Frank T. Hill, 48, of 2200 block of South 8th Street, Ironton, was charged with felony assault for shooting a woman in the upper torso on May …

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BCTV Daily Dispatch June 25, 2021

| The power to live is a curious thing. Make a man cry, blackmail another man. Change a hawk into a little white dove. More than a feeling, it is the power to … The Daily BCTV dispatch! Welcome to our daily dose of the best things that are happening …

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