During a busy agenda Monday, Gambier Village councilmembers were asked to participate in a pilot program by a Kenyon College professor that would test village wastewater for traces of “dead” COVID-19 particles.
Knox County Commissioners have approved an agreement that will take a physical inventory of all roadway signs in Knox County, as well as speed zone studies for nine roads to determine if speed limits need to be adjusted for safety reasons.
The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donations to prevent another blood shortage as hospitals resume surgical procedures and patient treatments that were temporarily paused earlier this spring in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Report of babies born at hospitals other than Knox Community Hospital must
be submitted in writing. Include parents’ names, address, age, baby’s sex, and
date and place of birth. If either parent is under the age of 18, the signature
of a parent or guardian is necessary for each of the baby’s underage parents.
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Contact sports editor Michael Rich at 740-397-5333, ext. 247, E-mail or the sports desk at 740-397-5333, ext. 260.
If you would like to submit a game result or statistics, E-mail or fax it to 740-397-1321; or call the numbers above. The sports desk is staffed Sunday through Friday from 7 to 11 p.m.
Fax: (740) 397-1321