What should I know about the delta variant?

What should I know about the delta variant?

What should I know about the delta variant?It’s the most contagious coronavirus mutant so far in the pandemic, but COVID-19 vaccines still provi...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


COVID-19 cases up 83% in July compared to last year

COVID-19 cases up 83% in July compared to last year

PORTSMOUTH- COVID-19 cases increase nearly 83% in July compared to last year.Scioto County experienced the highest number of new COVID-19 cases in Jul...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


NBPD chief remains on leave

NBPD chief remains on leave

NEW BOSTON- The Village of New Boston’s Police Chief Steve Goins remains on paid administrative leave after officers filed Equal Employment Oppo...

July 31st, 2021 |  



Sheriff’s report: NBPD officers can be charged

Sheriff’s report: NBPD officers can be charged

NEW BOSTON — More than six months after an incident involving a former Village of New Boston Councilmember, questions remain unanswered concerni...

July 28th, 2021 |  


After horrific fair ride accident, Ohio beefs up inspections

After horrific fair ride accident, Ohio beefs up inspections

Four years after a carnival ride’s corroded steel arm snapped and flung a high school student to his death at the Ohio State Fair, the state is ...

July 20th, 2021 |  


Stolen semi causes mayhem

Stolen semi causes mayhem

PORTSMOUTH — Residents of a Portsmouth neighborhood were awoken Sunday morning by a semi-truck smashing into their vehicles.Residents of the 170...

July 19th, 2021 updated: July 19th, 2021. |  


School, college mandates banned for ‘emergency use’ vaccines

School, college mandates banned for ‘emergency use’ vaccines

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Public schools and colleges in Ohio would be prohibited from requiring individuals to receive vaccines not granted full ap...

July 15th, 2021 |  


Official: Worrying vaccination trends leading to ‘2 Ohios’

Official: Worrying vaccination trends leading to ‘2 Ohios’

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Vaccination trends have led to the development of “two Ohios” when it comes to combatting the coronavirus, inc...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Uganda men with local ties taking their success back to Uganda

Uganda men with local ties taking their success back to Uganda

PORTSMOUTH — Traveling far away from home is something that many college students find themselves doing to get their degrees. However, how many ...

July 13th, 2021 |  


Council discuss golf carts within city

Council discuss golf carts within city

PORTSMOUTH Portsmouth City Council moved forward with discussions regarding an ordinance that would make golf carts a legal vehicle to drive on certai...

July 13th, 2021 |