The Northerner

For many essential workers, risking our health is not a choice

Many people still have to work despite the pandemic.
May 8, 2020

Sunday was the busiest day of the week for grocery stores. I was on my way to my part-time job as a cashier where I live in Ohio. Leading up to this point, I remember that things were tense and confusion...

Ohio to open businesses starting May 1

Ohio businesses can start opening up as early as May 1.
Kentucky urges citizens to wear face coverings May 11
April 28, 2020

Ohio and Kentucky have amended their stay-at-home directives, both state governors announced in separate statements yesterday.  Ohio will begin opening some non-essential businesses on Friday, as part...

Update: Ohio, Kentucky primaries scheduled for June

corona feature
March 16, 2020

Update: Dr. Amy Acton, director of the Ohio Department of Health, has ignored the court's decision to go through with tomorrow's primary and has issued a director's order closing all polling stations tomorrow....

Kentucky, Ohio restaurants ordered to close

Illustration of the coronavirus.
March 16, 2020

Restaurants have closed dine-in services in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana to prevent further spreading of coronavirus, according to state governors in separate statements. Bars and nightclubs are also either...

Election 2018: What you need to know

Election 2018: What you need to know
November 5, 2018
Election Day is tomorrow. Are you prepared to vote?

Ohio Renaissance Festival hosts weekends of combat, craft and fantasy

Lances splinter apart as knights joust at the Ohio Renaissance Festival on Oct. 14.
October 16, 2017
Less than an hour from NKU sits the Ohio Renaissance Festival, where characters spill off the pages of history to entertain with live combat, authentic craft and an immersive world.
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