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Update On Service Status: Wayne County Government Operations While all Wayne County Government offices remain in full operation, cautionary actions are being taken...
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Ohio Emergency Management Agency Will NOT Call You Asking for Personal Information COLUMBUS, OH, MAR. 30, 2020 -- The Ohio Emergency Management Agency (Ohio EMA) is...
Voting Day Bulletin Board
WAYNE COUNTY, OH, March 26, 2020 — The Ohio Legislature passed House Bill 197 on March 25, 2020 setting the postponed Ohio Primary to be concluded by April 28, 2020. There will be NO...
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WAYNE COUNTY, OH, March 22, 2020 -- On Sunday, March 22, under the direction of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH issued a director’s...
Wayne County Health Commissioner Nick Cascarelli
WAYNE COUNTY, OHIO -- A local website has been established for updates pertaining to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). If you have questions about how to protect yourself and prepare...
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WAYNE COUNTY, OH, BOARD OF ELECTIONS -- As directed by the Ohio Secretary of State via Directive 2020-06, we are accepting Applications for Absentee Ballots BY MAIL for Primary...
BASED ON NEW PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDANCE, LAROSE RECOMMENDS SUSPENSION OF IN-PERSON VOTING ON MARCH 17, MOVING ELECTION DAY TO JUNE 2 Anticipating Litigation, LaRose Has Prepared...
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WAYNE COUNTY, Ohio, March 16, 2020 — ALL polling locations will be OPEN on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 from 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. even if the facility is closed for normal business that...
COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 12, 2020 — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today released the 2020 edition of the Sunshine Laws Manual, a one-stop resource for information on the Ohio Public...
Voting Day Bulletin Board
WAYNE COUNTY, OH, March 11, 2020 — Out of an abundance of caution concerning the coronavirus, Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose has ordered the relocation of polling locations in...
AMERICA COUNTS STAFF, Mar. 2, 2020 — People from every generation live in unconventional ways and locations. Some reside at horseracing stables or travel with circuses and carnivals...
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COLUMBUS, OHIO, Feb. 6, 2020 — As Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week gets underway, Attorney General...
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COLUMBUS, OH Jan. 31, 2020 – The Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame is accepting nominations to recognize those who served in the U.S. Armed Forces and continue to contribute to our communities, state, and...
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The Ohio Attorney General's Office today certified a summary of a petition for a proposed amendment to the Ohio Constitution that would increase the state minimum wage rate. On Jan. 17, 2020, the...
Wayne Soil and Water Conservation District is accepting orders for the annual fish sale. Fish orders will be taken until Wed., Apr. 8.  Pickup is Tues., Apr. 14 from 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. at the Wayne Co...
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COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is urging drivers who intend to celebrate the New Year’s holiday to plan ahead and designate a sober driver. The Patrol’s zero-tolerance policy is part of the...
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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) announced recently that the Senate passed the final FY 2020 funding package including Portman’s bipartisan...
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COLUMBUS – The Ohio State Highway Patrol is reminding motorists to drive sober this holiday season. Troopers will focus on removing impaired drivers from our roadways in an effort to reduce fatal and...
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With the winter holidays just weeks away, Ohio residents may want to consider giving gifts that will help family members and friends sustain themselves during the event of a disaster or home...
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COLUMBUS, OH — Social media and the internet force us all to update the way we think about giving. Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost urges Ohioans to be generous with their pocketbook — and with their...