'; } // return array of supporters (Supporter,Link), selected randomly function randomSupporters($limit = false) { $sql = "Select * from ActiveSupporters"; if ($limit) $sql .= " limit $num"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $res = array(); if ($result) { while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($result)) { $link = trim($row['Website'] != ''?$row['Website']: ($row['FacebookFollowing']?$row['Facebook']: ($row['TwitterFollowing']?$row['Twitter']: ($row['GooglePlusFollowing']?$row['GooglePlus']: ($row['OtherSocialMedia']?$row['OtherSocialMedia']:false) ) ) ) ); if ($link && strncasecmp($link,'http:',5)) $link = 'http://'.$link; $res[] = array('Supporter'=>$row['GroupName'],'Link'=>$link); } } return $res; } // return Weekly Audience Average function weeklyAudienceAverage() { $sql = "select * from BrochureGeneral where Dname='WeeklyAudienceAverage'"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $row = mysql_fetch_array($result); if ($row) return $row['DValue']; } ?> Public News Service Newscasts https://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php Public News Service The Public News Service provides reporting on a wide range of social, community, and environmental issues for mainstream and alternative media. Public News Service info@publicnewsservice.org no Coalition: Make Great Lakes a Presidential Priority Fri, 26 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-26/water/coalition-make-great-lakes-a-presidential-priority/a67273-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-07-26/water/coalition-make-great-lakes-a-presidential-priority/a67273-1 Healing Our Waters Great Lakes Coalition, and they delivered a platform to the candidates this week. Coalition Director Laura Rubin says they want to hear their plans to enforce clean water laws and support funding for Great Lakes programs. ...(Read More)]]> Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Water Congress Poised to Break New Ground on Land Protections Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-02-21/public-lands-wilderness/congress-poised-to-break-new-ground-on-land-protections/a65605-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-02-21/public-lands-wilderness/congress-poised-to-break-new-ground-on-land-protections/a65605-1 Natural Resources Management Act. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming High Hopes for National Park Maintenance Fund in Next Congress Thu, 27 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-12-27/public-lands-wilderness/high-hopes-for-national-park-maintenance-fund-in-next-congress/a65054-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-12-27/public-lands-wilderness/high-hopes-for-national-park-maintenance-fund-in-next-congress/a65054-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Veterans Raise Their Voices to Protect Public Lands Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-25/public-lands-wilderness/veterans-raise-their-voices-to-protect-public-lands/a63455-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-25/public-lands-wilderness/veterans-raise-their-voices-to-protect-public-lands/a63455-1 Vet Voice Foundation, the program helps keep opportunities such as hiking and hunting open to everyone and especially is important for veterans who use the land as a place to recover after their service. ...(Read More)]]> Environment Environmental Justice Public Lands/Wilderness Lake Erie Algae: A Call for a Deeper Dive into the Problem Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-17/water/lake-erie-algae-a-call-for-a-deeper-dive-into-the-problem/a63347-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-07-17/water/lake-erie-algae-a-call-for-a-deeper-dive-into-the-problem/a63347-1 Lake Erie Foundation and Lake Erie Waterkeeper, Sandy Bihn, says the algae updates are valuable and appreciated, but need to include accountability. ...(Read More)]]> Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Sustainable Agriculture Water Researchers: Bobcat Trapping a Premature Move Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-04-02/endangered-species-and-wildlife/researchers-bobcat-trapping-a-premature-move/a62022-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-04-02/endangered-species-and-wildlife/researchers-bobcat-trapping-a-premature-move/a62022-1 (Read More)]]> Animal Welfare Civic Engagement Endangered Species & Wildlife Public Lands/Wilderness Ohioans on Capitol Hill as a Voice for Lake Erie Wed, 07 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-07/water/ohioans-on-capitol-hill-as-a-voice-for-lake-erie/a61717-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-07/water/ohioans-on-capitol-hill-as-a-voice-for-lake-erie/a61717-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Community Issues and Volunteering Environment Environmental Justice Public Lands/Wilderness Water Groups Say Ohio's Rock Run Needs Preservation, Not Development Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-11-20/endangered-species-and-wildlife/groups-say-ohios-rock-run-needs-preservation-not-development/a60346-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-11-20/endangered-species-and-wildlife/groups-say-ohios-rock-run-needs-preservation-not-development/a60346-1 (Read More)]]> Endangered Species & Wildlife Public Lands/Wilderness Water Poll: OH Trump Supporters Favor National Monument Protections Thu, 09 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-11-09/public-lands-wilderness/poll-oh-trump-supporters-favor-national-monument-protections/a60193-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-11-09/public-lands-wilderness/poll-oh-trump-supporters-favor-national-monument-protections/a60193-1 heartland states about the matter, and co-founder David Kochel says researchers found Zinke's recommendation cuts against the grain of some of the more fundamental feelings of Trump voters. ...(Read More)]]> Consumer Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Report Highlights Fracking's Threat to Ohio's National Forest Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-09-20/environment/report-highlights-frackings-threat-to-ohios-national-forest/a59472-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-09-20/environment/report-highlights-frackings-threat-to-ohios-national-forest/a59472-1 Too Wild to Drill, released Tuesday by The Wilderness Society, examines 15 unique places across the United States that researchers say are at high risk of drilling and mining. Nathan Johnson, public lands director for the Ohio Environmental Council, says folks trying to enjoy the natural beauty of the forest's 250,000 acres don't want to breathe in toxic air pollution or hear the constant noise of trucking and compressor stations. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Energy Policy Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Toxics Water Ohio Groups: National Monument Review Sets Terrible Precedent Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-28/public-lands-wilderness/ohio-groups-national-monument-review-sets-terrible-precedent/a59166-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-28/public-lands-wilderness/ohio-groups-national-monument-review-sets-terrible-precedent/a59166-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Civic Engagement Community Issues and Volunteering Energy Policy Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Will Ohio Senate Greenlight Oil and Gas Drilling in State Parks? Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-12/environment/will-ohio-senate-greenlight-oil-and-gas-drilling-in-state-parks/a58468-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-07-12/environment/will-ohio-senate-greenlight-oil-and-gas-drilling-in-state-parks/a58468-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Trump Sets Sights on Rethinking National Monuments Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-26/public-lands-wilderness/trump-sets-sights-on-rethinking-national-monuments/a57439-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-26/public-lands-wilderness/trump-sets-sights-on-rethinking-national-monuments/a57439-1 (Read More)]]> Public Lands/Wilderness Research Maps Ohio Water Supplies. Fracking Activity Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-03-14/energy-policy/research-maps-ohio-water-supplies-fracking-activity/a56855-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-03-14/energy-policy/research-maps-ohio-water-supplies-fracking-activity/a56855-1 new report sheds light on what some see as another possible threat: oil and gas drilling. Great Lakes program coordinator for FracTracker Alliance Ted Auch says given the growing concerns over containment of hydraulically fractured and Class II injection wells, the group assessed the proximity of the infrastructure to public water supplies. ...(Read More)]]> Energy Policy Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Water Groups: Turtle Trade Going Unchecked in Ohio Mon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-03-13/endangered-species-and-wildlife/groups-turtle-trade-going-unchecked-in-ohio/a56732-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-03-13/endangered-species-and-wildlife/groups-turtle-trade-going-unchecked-in-ohio/a56732-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Report Examines Unintended Consequences of Biofuel Growth Mon, 19 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-12-19/endangered-species-and-wildlife/report-examines-unintended-consequences-of-biofuel-growth/a55454-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-12-19/endangered-species-and-wildlife/report-examines-unintended-consequences-of-biofuel-growth/a55454-1 National Wildlife Federation research says wildlife has been put at risk by converting previously uncultivated land to grow corn and soybeans, the crops used to make most ethanol and biodiesel fuels. Frank Szollosi, the NWF’s Great Lakes regional outreach coordinator, says the conversion has destroyed habitat and increased farm runoff, causing water quality issues. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Water Bats, Jobs and Methane: Report Connects Dots in Ohio Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-11-17/energy-policy/bats-jobs-and-methane-report-connects-dots-in-ohio/a55004-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-11-17/energy-policy/bats-jobs-and-methane-report-connects-dots-in-ohio/a55004-1 National Wildlife Federation report contends is posing a threat to wildlife across the country. Report lead author Shannon Heyck-Williams says that includes the Indiana bat, whose populations have declined. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Energy Policy Environment Health Public Lands/Wilderness Will the Next President be a "Great Lakes President?" Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-20/water/will-the-next-president-be-a-great-lakes-president/a54102-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-20/water/will-the-next-president-be-a-great-lakes-president/a54102-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Water Groups Want Presidential Support for America's "Birthright" Thu, 08 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-08/public-lands-wilderness/groups-want-presidential-support-for-americas-birthright/a53921-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-08/public-lands-wilderness/groups-want-presidential-support-for-americas-birthright/a53921-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Public Lands/Wilderness 2,000-Mile Run for Clean Water Makes Ohio Pit Stops Tue, 02 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-02/environment/2-000-mile-run-for-clean-water-makes-ohio-pit-stops/a53335-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-02/environment/2-000-mile-run-for-clean-water-makes-ohio-pit-stops/a53335-1 (Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Environment Native American Public Lands/Wilderness Water Youth Ohio Poll: Keep Public Lands in Public Hands Wed, 08 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-06-08/public-lands-wilderness/ohio-poll-keep-public-lands-in-public-hands/a52283-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-06-08/public-lands-wilderness/ohio-poll-keep-public-lands-in-public-hands/a52283-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Groups: Great Lakes Economic Engine Needs Presidential Support Tue, 08 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-03-08/water/groups-great-lakes-economic-engine-needs-presidential-support/a50735-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-03-08/water/groups-great-lakes-economic-engine-needs-presidential-support/a50735-1 (Read More)]]> Community Issues and Volunteering Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Water Funding for Ohio Public Land and Forests in Limbo Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-24/environment/funding-for-ohio-public-land-and-forests-in-limbo/a49112-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-24/environment/funding-for-ohio-public-land-and-forests-in-limbo/a49112-1 (Read More)]]> Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Sustainable Agriculture Waste Reduction/Recycling Water Fight Continues in Support of Public Lands Mon, 05 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-05/environment/fight-continues-in-support-of-public-lands/a48410-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-05/environment/fight-continues-in-support-of-public-lands/a48410-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Campaign Finance Reform/Money in Pol Consumer Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Congressional Bipartisan Agreement Could Protect Ohio's "Crown Jewels" Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-07-27/public-lands-wilderness/congressional-bipartisan-agreement-could-protect-ohios-crown-jewels/a47293-2 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-07-27/public-lands-wilderness/congressional-bipartisan-agreement-could-protect-ohios-crown-jewels/a47293-2 (Read More)]]> Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Ohio Sportsmen and Women: Smaller Streams Need Protections Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-07-23/water/ohio-sportsmen-and-women-smaller-streams-need-protections/a47319-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-07-23/water/ohio-sportsmen-and-women-smaller-streams-need-protections/a47319-1 National Wildlife Federation finds 83 percent of hunters and anglers support the rule. Matt Misicka, vice president of the Ohio Conservation Federation, says millions of Ohioans appreciate the importance of clean water and these waterways. ...(Read More)]]> Animal Welfare Civic Engagement Climate Change/Air Quality Community Issues and Volunteering Endangered Species & Wildlife Energy Policy Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Toxics Water Some Ohio Communities are Not Pleased About Proposed Pipelines Thu, 08 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-01-08/energy-policy/some-ohio-communities-are-not-pleased-about-proposed-pipelines/a43880-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-01-08/energy-policy/some-ohio-communities-are-not-pleased-about-proposed-pipelines/a43880-1 (Read More)]]> Energy Policy Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Sustainable Agriculture Water Ohio Sportsmen: Support Clean Power, Support the Great Outdoors Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-10-10/environment/ohio-sportsmen-support-clean-power-support-the-great-outdoors/a42194-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-10-10/environment/ohio-sportsmen-support-clean-power-support-the-great-outdoors/a42194-1 Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan, an effort to cut carbon pollution from coal-fired power plants. David Spangler, with the Ohio Charter Boat Captain Association, says warmer temperatures spurred by climate change are a growing threat to Ohio's wildlife and natural resources, such as Lake Erie. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Water Ohioans Urged to Enjoy the Great Outdoors in July Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-07-15/public-lands-wilderness/ohioans-urged-to-enjoy-the-great-outdoors-in-july/a40406-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-07-15/public-lands-wilderness/ohioans-urged-to-enjoy-the-great-outdoors-in-july/a40406-1 National Park and Recreation Month, running throughout July. Jean Backs with Ohio State Parks notes if you don't have time or money to travel very far this summer, some of the most fun and best experiences a family can enjoy are in the Buckeye State's own backyard. "Just getting outdoors with your family for a picnic, a round of disc golf, a bike ride or a hike is a great way to sample Ohio's wild side," says Backs. "...(Read More)]]> Public Lands/Wilderness Environment Report: Warming Climate Hurting Ohio's Next Generation of Wildlife Thu, 15 May 2014 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-05-15/environment/report-warming-climate-hurting-ohios-next-generation-of-wildlife/a39364-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-05-15/environment/report-warming-climate-hurting-ohios-next-generation-of-wildlife/a39364-1 report suggests it's becoming increasingly stressful for wildlife in Ohio. According to a report from the National Wildlife Federation, climate change is making it harder for many animals to raise their young and keep them well fed and healthy. Federation spokeswoman Tracy Sabetta stresses it's impacting the survival of future generations. ...(Read More)]]> Animal Welfare Children's Climate Change/Air Quality Endangered Species & Wildlife Energy Policy Environment Health Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Does the Reality of Fracking in Ohio Match the Rhetoric? Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-04-24/environment/does-the-reality-of-fracking-in-ohio-match-the-rhetoric/a38961-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-04-24/environment/does-the-reality-of-fracking-in-ohio-match-the-rhetoric/a38961-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Civic Engagement Climate Change/Air Quality Community Issues and Volunteering Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Toxics Water Ohio Oil Spill Raises Concerns About Impact of Oil and Gas Development Fri, 21 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-03-21/environment/ohio-oil-spill-raises-concerns-about-impact-of-oil-and-gas-development/a38295-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-03-21/environment/ohio-oil-spill-raises-concerns-about-impact-of-oil-and-gas-development/a38295-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Toxics Water Keystone XL: Not the Only Pipeline on Ohio's Radar Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-03-14/environment/keystone-xl-not-the-only-pipeline-on-ohios-radar/a38157-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-03-14/environment/keystone-xl-not-the-only-pipeline-on-ohios-radar/a38157-1 map of the current and proposed pipelines that cross North America carrying hydrocarbon-based products. Ted Auch, the group’s Ohio program coordinator, says the frequency of proposals or expansions of existing pipelines has increased in recent years, along with expansion of the shale gas boom in Ohio and other states. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Community Issues and Volunteering Consumer Energy Policy Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Toxics Concerns Continue over Fracking Waste on the Ohio River Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-01-23/water/concerns-continue-over-fracking-waste-on-the-ohio-river/a37056-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-01-23/water/concerns-continue-over-fracking-waste-on-the-ohio-river/a37056-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Energy Policy Environment Environmental Justice Health Public Lands/Wilderness Toxics Water Ohio's National Parks Brace for Budget Decision Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-11-22/public-lands-wilderness/ohios-national-parks-brace-for-budget-decision/a35845-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-11-22/public-lands-wilderness/ohios-national-parks-brace-for-budget-decision/a35845-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Cultural Resources Public Lands/Wilderness Report: A Warming World Threatens Ohio’s Big Game Hunting Fri, 15 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-11-15/climate-change-air-quality/report-a-warming-world-threatens-ohios-big-game-hunting/a35658-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-11-15/climate-change-air-quality/report-a-warming-world-threatens-ohios-big-game-hunting/a35658-1 new report examines the ways climate change is creating an uncertain future for deer and other big game species in the state, as well as for hunting aspects of the outdoor economy. The research from the National Wildlife Federation says heat, drought, and disease are threatening Ohio's white-tailed deer and their habitat. According to Karl Brendel of Louisville, an avid deer hunter, he's already noticed changes in the environment. ...(Read More)]]> Animal Welfare Climate Change/Air Quality Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Hunger/Food/Nutrition Public Lands/Wilderness Rural/Farming Report: Enough Fracking Wastewater to Flood the Statehouse Fri, 04 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-10-04/environment/report-enough-fracking-wastewater-to-flood-the-statehouse/a34846-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-10-04/environment/report-enough-fracking-wastewater-to-flood-the-statehouse/a34846-1 report is the first of its kind to measure the footprint of fracking in Ohio. Released by the Environment Ohio Research and Policy Center, the research finds Ohio drilling operations are producing 30 million gallons of wastewater each year, enough to flood the Ohio Statehouse under 90 feet of toxic waste. But that's not the only toll, according to Christian Adams, state associate with Environment Ohio. ...(Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Energy Policy Environment Health Public Lands/Wilderness Toxics Water Report: Ohio’s Freshwater Fish Can’t Survive Warming World Fri, 06 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-09-06/endangered-species-and-wildlife/report-ohios-freshwater-fish-cant-survive-warming-world/a34364-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-09-06/endangered-species-and-wildlife/report-ohios-freshwater-fish-cant-survive-warming-world/a34364-1 report finds climate change fueled by industrial carbon pollution is affecting freshwater fish. Frank Szollosi, Great Lakes regional outreach coordinator with the National Wildlife Federation (NWF), says the organization’s research finds warming waters can mean lost habitat for cold-water species, and poses threats including pollution, invasive species and disease. ...(Read More)]]> Animal Welfare Climate Change/Air Quality Endangered Species & Wildlife Energy Policy Oceans Public Lands/Wilderness Water Trees Under Attack Mon, 05 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-08-05/environment/trees-under-attack/a33802-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-08-05/environment/trees-under-attack/a33802-1 (Read More)]]> Endangered Species & Wildlife Environment Public Lands/Wilderness A Meeting of the Minds Over Fracking in Ohio Fri, 05 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-04-05/health-issues/a-meeting-of-the-minds-over-fracking-in-ohio/a31748-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-04-05/health-issues/a-meeting-of-the-minds-over-fracking-in-ohio/a31748-1 (Read More)]]> Water Toxics Rural/Farming Public Lands/Wilderness Health Environmental Justice Energy Policy Consumer Ohio Historical Site Named National Monument Mon, 25 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-03-25/public-lands-wilderness/ohio-historical-site-named-national-monument/a31550-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2013-03-25/public-lands-wilderness/ohio-historical-site-named-national-monument/a31550-1 (Read More)]]> Civil Rights Cultural Resources Human Rights/Racial Justice Public Lands/Wilderness Social Justice Reporte: Consecuencias Mortales por Calor Extremo este Verano Tue, 29 May 2012 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-05-29/climate-change-air-quality/reporte-consecuencias-mortales-por-calor-extremo-este-verano/a26661-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2012-05-29/climate-change-air-quality/reporte-consecuencias-mortales-por-calor-extremo-este-verano/a26661-1 (Read More)]]> Climate Change/Air Quality Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Toxics Report: A Dozen Ways Deficit Talks Could Hurt Ohio Tue, 13 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2011-09-13/livable-wages-working-families/report-a-dozen-ways-deficit-talks-could-hurt-ohio/a22134-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2011-09-13/livable-wages-working-families/report-a-dozen-ways-deficit-talks-could-hurt-ohio/a22134-1 a new report from Policy Matters Ohio outlines a dozen ways more deficit-trimming could hurt Ohio. More than a third of funding in the state budget comes from Washington, and the report examines the ways additional cuts could damage a wide range of critical services. ...(Read More)]]> Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Budget Policy & Priorities Education Family/Father Issues Livable Wages/Working Families Public Lands/Wilderness Senior Could Park Sale Lead to Drilling and Logging on Ohio's Public Land? Mon, 24 Jan 2011 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2011-01-24/environment/could-park-sale-lead-to-drilling-and-logging-on-ohios-public-land/a18094-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2011-01-24/environment/could-park-sale-lead-to-drilling-and-logging-on-ohios-public-land/a18094-1 (Read More)]]> Community Issues and Volunteering Environment Public Lands/Wilderness Water Congress May be Next to Say, “Go Outside and Play” Tue, 07 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2010-12-07/public-lands-wilderness/congress-may-be-next-to-say-go-outside-and-play/a17341-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2010-12-07/public-lands-wilderness/congress-may-be-next-to-say-go-outside-and-play/a17341-1 Kaiser Family Foundation study – and that lack of outdoor activity is being cited as one reason for rising childhood obesity in legislation recently introduced in Congress. 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