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Indian Valley High School Student Contracts Bacterial Meningitis

The Indian Valley community is mourning the loss of a student who contracted Bacterial Meningitis.

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Proposed Legislation Would Expand Computer Science Education Options

A bill that would expand computer science as an option for Ohio schoolchildren is on it’s way to the governor’s desk.

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New Digital Resource Launched for Preschool Learning

Ohio’s parents and educators have a new resource to help little learners ages 3-5 prepare for school and their futures with the INFOhio Early Learning Portal.

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USDA Publishes School Meals Rule

In a press release issued this week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) explained they’ve moved to provide local food service professionals the flexibility they need to serve wholesome, nutritious, and tasty meals in schools across the nation.

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Ohio Awarded Funding to Improve Outcomes for Youth Victims of Sex and Labor Trafficking

Three Ohio partner agencies are set to receive funding for efforts.

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New Campaign Encourages Young People to ‘Be Present’ for Others in Need of Mental, Emotional Support

 The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services is setting out to help those experiencing one of the toughest times in a person’s life, adolescence.

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Officials Issue Bicycle Safety Reminder

More children ages five to 14 are seen in emergency rooms across the nation for bicycle related injuries than any other sport.

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Teens Invited to Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp

Teens interested in learning more about the outdoors are invited to attend an upcoming ODNR camp designed to teach through hands-on activities.

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WARNING: Rise in Norovirus Cases in Ohio

Cases of the Norovirus are on the rise in Northeast Ohio.

Director of Nursing with the Tuscarawas County Health Department, Amy Kaser, says although they are not related, the Norovirus does share some symptoms with the flu.

Kaser adds the Norovirus is highly contagious.

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