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Oct
22
2021
  • Delays, confusion in primary

    As the deadline for voting in Ohio’s 2020 primary election nears, Greene County voters are reporting worrisome waits in receiving their requested absentee ballots as well as confusion around sometimes contradictory instructions.

  • K-12 distance learning to continue until the end of the school year

    Ohio’s K-12 schools will remain closed and teaching continue remotely until the end of the school year, Gov. Mike DeWine announced on Monday, April 20.

  • Furloughs, pay cuts at Antioch

    Antioch College has enacted sweeping furloughs, hour reductions and pay cuts in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

  • Yellow Springs Board of Education Meeting

    Yellow Springs Board of Education Special Meeting

  • Amid 693 case rise, path to reopen Ohio ‘by Ohioans, for Ohioans’

    Ohio saw 693 probable new cases of COVID-19 today, the highest rise to date, as Gov. Mike DeWine spoke in broad terms about a path to restarting Ohio. Greene County reported its second death from the illness.

  • EDITORIAL — ‘No’ to 500 county jail beds

    The Greene County Jail on East Market Street in downtown Xenia was built in 1969. County leaders say the aging facility needs to be replaced with an updated and expanded facility. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Greene County voters face a choice in the March 17 primary. Should the county increase the sales tax to fund construction of a new and larger jail? A editorial on Greene County Issue 12 from a prior issue of the News.

  • Governor says Ohio to begin reopening on May 1

    May 1 will be a “new phase” in the state of Ohio’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said at his daily briefing on Thursday, April 16.

  • Help for local tenants, landlords

    Stepping in to assist is a new local volunteer committee organized around housing issues. Their goal? That no one loses their home because of the coronavirus pandemic.

  • UPDATE: Second Greene County COVID-19 death reclassified

    Photo: CDC/Dr. Fred Murphy, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Public Health; public domain.

    A day after Greene County Public Health reported its second death from COVID-19, the health department reclassified the death as not related to COVID-19.

  • Public Meetings

    VILLAGE OF YELLOW SPRINGS PUBLIC MEETINGS