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The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2

Kent Wired

Fionna Fisher, SDS organizer and senior sociology major, leads the group as they march towards the Kent State rock on June 24.
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SDS, Kent community protest Roe v. Wade overturning
Ty Kohler and Colleen Burns June 24, 2022

“Not the church, not the state, women must decide their fate.” “Hey hey, ho ho, the patriarchy has got to go.” “Two, four, six,...

Demonstrators gather outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Friday, June 24, 2022. The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place nearly 50 years, a decision by its conservative majority to overturn the courts landmark abortion cases.
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Live updates | Ohio 'heartbeat' abortion ban goes into effect as Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade
The Associated Press June 24, 2022

WASHINGTON (AP) — COLUMBUS, Ohio — A ban on most abortions at the first detectable fetal heartbeat became the law in Ohio on Friday following...

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UPDATE: Ohio's 'Heartbeat Bill' goes into effect, causing immediate change to the state's abortion landscape
Emma Andrus, Managing Editor • June 24, 2022

Editor's Note: This story has been updated to include information regarding the emergency motion to dissolve the federal injunction of Ohio's...

A customer sits at the bar of Euro Gyro, a bar and restaurant in downtown Kent.
2022 Best of Kent
Best drunk food
Morgan McGrath, Reporter • April 11, 2022

FIRST: Euro Gyro After a long night of drinking, there’s nothing like eating some incredible local food. EuroGyro, located at 107 S. Depeyster...

The bar inside Over Easy.
2022 Best of Kent
Best breakfast
Alton Northup, Reporter • April 11, 2022

FIRST: Over Easy At The Depot Located in the historic train depot on Franklin Avenue is Over Easy At The Depot. This woman-owned and operated...

Savannah Ramsey fills the cup with beer at Zephyr Pub on West Main Street in downtown Kent.
2022 Best of Kent
Best bar
Wyatt Loy, Reporter • April 11, 2022

FIRST: Zephyr Pub If someone in Kent wanted to watch a drag show, play ping pong and sing karaoke all in one place, there’s only one answer:...

A pepperoni pizza from Lucci’s Place located at 405 E. Main St., Kent Ohio.
2022 Best of Kent
Best pizza
Mariah Alanskas, Reporter • April 11, 2022

FIRST: Lucci’s Place Walking into Lucci’s Place, you’re hit by the sight of flipping pizza dough flying around in the air and the smell...

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade
ARIANE DE VOGUE, CNN Supreme Court Reporter June 24, 2022

(CNN) -- The Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade on Friday, holding that there is no longer a federal constitutional right to an abortion. The...

DeWine proposes 'significant' spending to protect schools
May 27, 2022

By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine on Friday announced plans to spend “a significant...

FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2013, file photo, a makeshift memorial with crosses for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre stands outside a home on the first anniversary of the tragedy in Newtown, Conn. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
22 mass shootings. 374 dead. Here's where the guns came from
May 27, 2022

By MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press The suspects in the shootings at a Uvalde, Texas, elementary school and a Buffalo, New...

At their beloved Town House restaurant, the bereaved of the Uvalde school shooting find little comfort.
At their beloved Town House restaurant, the bereaved of Uvalde find little comfort
Alaa Elassar, CNN • May 27, 2022

(CNN) -- The four large mirrors on the wall at Town House usually capture the smiles and laughter of families as they gather for a warm meal...

A Kent State Football Ohio Mega Camp attendee gets ready to catch a throw.
Kent State hosts sold-out football Mega Camp for young athletes
Ty Kohler, Reporter • June 18, 2022

More than a hundred athletes met at Dix Stadium Saturday morning for the sold-out Kent State Football Ohio Mega Camp. The camp was for athletes...

Kent State senior Sabrina Kerschner batts during the first game of the doubleheader on May 7th, 2022.
Softball ends season with series win against Bowling Green on senior day
Isabella Schreck, Reporter • May 11, 2022

The Kent State softball team ended its season with a win against a team in the top four of the Mid-American Conference. The Flashes finished...

Kent State redshirt senior Andrea Scali pitches during the first game of the doubleheader on April 30, 2022.
Softball out-hits Buffalo but falls in two-game series Tuesday 
Isabella Schreck, Reporter • May 6, 2022

The Kent State softball team totaled three more hits than the competition in its series at Buffalo Tuesday. But the Flashes could not manage...

Kent State sophomore Kyle Jackson slides to third base.
Baseball loses third straight game in non-conference game against Ohio State
Jacob Hansen, Reporter • May 6, 2022

Kent State’s baseball team fell in a close game to a struggling Ohio State in a midweek showdown. KSU falls to 17-23 on the year and are...

Members of the Mens Golf team after winning the Mid-American Conference Championship
Men's golf fantastic final round seals win for its sixth consecutive MAC title.
Noah Keeney, Reporter • May 5, 2022

The Kent State Men’s golf team has now won six consecutive Mid-American championships. Led once again by junior Chris Vandette and the Gilkison...