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Bowling Green State University is among a group of national universities that outperform expectations for student graduation rates. According to U.S. News and World Report, BGSU's actual vs. expected graduation rate puts it in the top five of similar public universities nationwide, including Penn State, Michigan State and Illinois State universities.

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Carnival Cruise Line settles after data breach

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and 45 other attorneys general recently announced a $1.25 million settlement with Florida-based Carnival Cruise Line stemming from a 2019 data breach.

Date Published: June 30, 2022

Free employment services for military spouses announced

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) Director Matt Damschroder announced recently that the agency is undertaking an extensive outreach effort to offer free individualized employment services to spouses of active and former military members.

Date Published: June 30, 2022

Northwest Ohio communities receive $8.4 million in financing from Ohio EPA for wastewater, drinking water infrastructure improvements

Communities in Northwest Ohio are receiving approximately $8.4 million in low-interest rate and principal forgiveness funding from Ohio EPA to improve wastewater and drinking water infrastructure and make other water quality improvements. Funding infrastructure projects and improving water quality across the state continues to be a priority of Governor Mike DeWine’s administration. These loans (financed though the state’s revolving fund) were approved between Jan. 1 and March 31, 2022. The lower interest rates and principal forgiveness will save these communities more than $2.2 million.

Date Published: June 30, 2022

Fundraiser to support freedom for trafficking victims July 2

The University of Toledo’s Human Trafficking and Social Justice Institute and the Lucas County Human Trafficking Coalition are teaming up to host a fundraiser, “Give True Freedom This Independence Day,” to benefit programs that support victims of human trafficking.

Date Published: June 29, 2022

Summer is catfish time in Ohio

Summer is a great time for anglers to pursue catfish in Ohio, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. The Buckeye State’s lakes, rivers, reservoirs, and streams are home to four types of catfish: blue, bullhead, channel, and flathead.

Date Published: June 29, 2022

Ohio’s largest wildlife area grows by 6,898 acres

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife announced recently the purchase of an additional 6,898 acres at Appalachian Hills Wildlife Area in southeast Ohio. The acquisition brings the total acreage of Ohio’s largest wildlife area to 54,525 acres of public land for hunting, fishing, trapping, birding, and outdoor recreation.

Date Published: June 28, 2022

Ohio Department of Health identifies probable monkeypox case

Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Director Bruce Vanderhoff, MD, MBA, announced this month that ODH has identified a probable case of monkeypox infection in an adult male Ohio resident based on preliminary testing at the ODH laboratory. Confirmatory monkeypox testing at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is pending.

Date Published: June 27, 2022

AG Yost's Bureau of Criminal Investigation broadens firearm analysis capabilities

Declaring that “no criminal is safe” in Ohio, Attorney General Dave Yost recently announced a partnership with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) that will allow the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) to analyze firearms evidence significantly faster for law enforcement agencies statewide and match evidence against evidence potentially gathered from crimes in other states.

Date Published: June 24, 2022

Apply for Ohio’s controlled hunts in July

Applications for Ohio’s controlled public land hunting opportunities will be accepted beginning Friday, July 1, 2022, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. These hunts provide special chances for hunters to pursue deer, waterfowl, doves, and more on public lands during the 2022-23 season. The application period is open for all hunters until Sunday, July 31.

Date Published: June 24, 2022