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Gov. Mike DeWine announced Portage County is now in a COVID-19 Level 3 Red status, which indicates very high exposure and spread of the virus. 

Blame goes to Kent State students for rise in Portage County’s COVID-19 level

Sara Crawford Opinions Editor September 22, 2020

Blame for Portage County’s rise to a COVID-19 Level 3 Red status on September 17 is being laid squarely at the feet of Kent State students who live and play off campus, including some in fraternities...

Letter to the Editor: Thank you to Delta Gamma

Carol Pozuc September 1, 2020

A shoutout to the 27 sisters of Delta Gamma sorority who put in 70 volunteer hours at the Kent United Methodist Church Trash and Treasure rummage sale Aug. 28 and 29. In addition, they posted flyers around...

2nd presidential debate host withdraws amid virus outbreak

Zeke Miller, AP July 27, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — The University of Notre Dame has become the second university to withdraw as the host of one of this fall's three scheduled presidential debates amid the coronavirus pandemic.The university...

Alleged sorority stalker Steven Franzreb appears in front of Portage County Common Pleas Judge Becky Doherty for a pretrial hearing on Tuesday. 

Alleged sorority stalker’s bond modified to exclude house arrest

Alleged sorority stalker Steven Franzreb’s bond was modified to exclude electronic monitored house arrest during a pretrial hearing on Tuesday.  Franzerb, 44, of North Royalton, has been out on a...

Kent State sorority, Delta Gamma, participates in card making and a group-facilitated discussion about partners at the first Black United Students, Feb. 5, 2020.

Start with self-love: Black United Students kick off the spring semester

Annie Zwisler Reporter February 6, 2020

Patrick Ferguson, president of Black United Students, tried to quiet the room as students discussed self-love.“You are all so passionate,” Ferguson said.Black United Students gave self-love their own...

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North Royalton man arrested for menacing by stalking for incidents on Fraternity Circle

Rachel Karas Managing editor October 12, 2019

Editor's Note: The original version has been updated to include a court date, name of the jail and a statement from the University.Kent police arrested a man Friday for the several incidents that have...

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Nearly nude man caught on Delta Gamma’s security camera

Clay O'Neal General Manager Rachel Karas Managing Editor October 3, 2019

Kent Police confirmed a new incident involving a man wearing a red swimsuit who appeared on the front porch of Delta Gamma near the Kent campus.The video shows what appears to be the same man from the...

Kent State students share thoughts on ‘Hear Her, Harvard’ controversy

Hana Hodali, Meghann Morrow January 31, 2018

In December 2017, Harvard University administrators and committees made a collective decision to regulate their off-campus social life by placing sanctions on members of single-gender clubs, including...

Delta Gamma crowns winner at Anchorman Pageant

Miranda Marinello November 4, 2017

While LeBron James was securing a win in Washington, D.C., Blake Hoover, a junior exercise science major and member of Kent State's Sigma Nu Fraternity, dragged a basketball hoop onto the stage for Delta...

Greek Life creates 5k race to honor deceased member

Gabby Lavere April 12, 2016

Delta Gamma recently teamed up with Phi Delta Theta for the Anchor's Aweigh 5K to raise money for its new scholarship in honor of their late sister Ali Fuhrman.The 5K will take place on May 8 at 9:00...

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Kent State alumna killed in hit-and-run

Jimmy Miller December 28, 2015

Kent State graduate Ali Fuhrman, 24, was pronounced dead early Sunday morning after a hit-and-run car accident in Millcreek Township, Pennsylvania.According to reports from Erie News Now and GoErie.com,...

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