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  1. Anne Jefferson, Ph.D., on Overuse of Road SaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Bea McPherson was in geology class at Kent in 1943 when her professor asked if a few of the women would like to be trained in map making to help the war effort.

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  2. Shuffle: Cleveland's Mourning [A] BLKstar Creates a Grassroots Movement Through MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    An eclectic Cleveland band uses music to confront issues of racism, oppression and police violence. Mourning [A] BLKstar hopes its sophomore album sparks a movement.

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  3. Small Town, Big Music - The Outsized Influence of Kent, Ohio, on the History of Rock and RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Jason Prufer is the author of Small Town, Big Music - The Outsized Influence of Kent, Ohio, on the History of Rock and Roll. The book features first-hand stories of big-name musicians traveling through Kent, as well as the local music scene where Joe Walsh, Patrick Carney, Chrissie Hynde, and DEVO refined their crafts.

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  4. Lt. Gov. Candidate Sutton Visits Her Alma MaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    The Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor made a stop at Kent State University Wednesday to talk about healthcare, women's rights and student debt. Betty Sutton , who graduated from the university, held a meet and greet for students and community members.

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  5. Northeast Ohio-based China Expert Says Tariffs Are 'Likely Permanent,' but Could Bring Back JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Matt Fuss spoke at the University of Akron's Global Business Institute about working with firms in China. Mahesh Srinivasan and Suzanne Gradisher from the school joined him for the talk.

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  6. Shuffle: Bringing Home Movies to the Rock & Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's first "Home Movie Day" is coming this weekend. It's an opportunity for the Rock Hall to show off the materials they've gotten in an ambitious project to document Northeast Ohio's music scene.

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  7. Kent State Architecture School Tapped to Lead Eco-Friendly InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Kent State's architecture program will help lead a new effort focused on making buildings and cities more environmentally friendly. KSU, the University of Cincinnati and Heidelburg University will head up the Greater Ohio Living Architecture Center, or "GOLA."

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  8. A Hemp Manufacturing Facility Is Coming to Glenville NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    North Coast Natural Solutions will bring 650 jobs to the area. The company plans to manufacture hemp products, such as hempcrete, a lightweight and biodegradable version of concrete.

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  9. Ohio's Department of Medicaid Will Enforce Background Checks on ProvidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Ohio Medicaid says it will continue to enforce a new rule requiring background checks of Medicaid providers. Some of them say the new practice will cost some good providers their jobs and will worsen tight staffing situations.

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  10. Kent State Trustees Sign Off on a Property Deal with a Local School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Kent State's Geauga County campus is about to see a major building project. But it's not for the university.

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  11. Kent State Enrollment Declines but Freshman Class is Largest EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Kent State University's overall enrollment is down. That's according to a report delivered to the school's Board of Trustees at their regular meeting Wednesday.

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  12. Kent Native Works to Make Online Voting a RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    A Kent-native is trying to make voting more fair and accessible.Pete Martin is the founder of Votem . It's a mobile app that uses Blockchain technology , to let voters securely fill out ballots and cast their votes directly from a smart phone.

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  13. Urban Designers Kayak From Kent to Cleveland to Highlight Cuyahoga River's Importance and RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Tyler Middendorf is the first kayaker to arrive at Merwin's Wharf in Cleveland at the end of a 50-mile, two-day journey up the Cuyahoga River for the 5th Annual Crooked River Commute. The 5th Annual Crooked River Commute took place over the weekend as a group kayaked from Kent to Cleveland on the Cuyahoga River and noted how the landscape has changed over the past five years.

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  14. Tour Des Trees Bicycling Tour to Stop in Kent and Other Parts of OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    J. Eric Smith, CEO and President of the event's organizer, Tree Fund , said the tour is about engaging the community in awareness of urban forests. "Every day we have multiple stops.

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  15. Ohio Sets New Rules for Removing Inactive VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Husted says no voters can be removed before this year's election, but voters can be notified if they might be removed. Even though the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that Ohio's disputed six-year voter roll maintenance process is constitutional, no voters will be removed from the rolls till after the November election.

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  16. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Is Collecting Film and Video of Northeast Ohio's Music SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Audio-visual archivist Shannon Erb checks a film of The Who at the Richfield Coliseum. The band played here in 1975 and 1979; the latter show took place three days after 11 fans were killed at a show in Cincinnati.

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  17. Husted Expects Ohio's Voter Purging Process to ContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Democrats are saying thousands of voters could be affected by the U.S. Supreme Court's decision upholding the way Ohio deletes inactive registrations . But the secretary of state, who's also the Republican candidate for lieutenant governor, says the law prevents voters from being removed before the fall election.

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  18. State of the Arts: Is Time Running Out for Vintage Watch and Clock Collecting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Knowing the time is an essential part of life, whether you're running late for work or you want to be early for a date. And for decades people turned to wristwatches or pocket watches to keep track.

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  19. Husted: Ohio Won't Remove Voters Before November's ElectionRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2016 | WKSU-FM Kent

    The Secretary of State says no voters will be removed from the rolls before the November election, in spite of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding Ohio's process of deleting inactive voters' registrations. Secretary of State Jon Husted sent a letter to all 88 county boards of elections, telling them to take no action until further notice on maintaining voter rolls, which he says has been on hold since the lawsuit was filed in 2016.

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  20. Ohio House Democrats Say They Still Won't Vote for a Republican Speaker CandidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | WKSU-FM Kent

    After seven weeks without voting sessions, the full Ohio House will vote on Wednesday on a new speaker, and because no candidate had 50 votes among the 65-member Republican caucus, votes from Democrats could be important. But most Democrats are saying they won't help out any Republican candidate.

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