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The Student News Site of Ashland University

AU Live

The Student News Site of Ashland University

AU Live

Press Release

October 11, 2021

ASHLAND, Ohio – The Ashland Center for Nonviolence recently received the Michael Berken Peace and Justice Award from the Catholic Commission of Wayne, Ashland & Medina Counties. The award ceremony...

PREVIEW: “Talk the Vote” giving a voice to the people of Ashland

Nicholas Stupka, Reporter October 11, 2021

AU-Live will be attending Ashland City’s “Talk the Vote” event at 6 P.M. Wednesday, Oct. 13 at Uniontown Brewing Co. to hear what the people of Ashland want to see from city council and school board...

The 2021 Ashland County Fair comes to town

Katie Foster and Lewis Markham September 24, 2021

With summer winding down and the leaves beginning to fall, the last heat wave brings the local fair to Ashland County. The fair offers many family attractions including the demolition derby, tractor pull,...

Ashland County Fair comes back to town

Matthew Butcher, Reporter September 13, 2021

ASHLAND, Ohio - From Sept. 19-25, residents of northern Ohio will swarm the Ashland County Fairgrounds for the 170th annual county fair.  The 2021 rendition, the first normal fair since 2019, is headlined...

Local Business Spotlight of the Week

Zoe Bogarty, News Editor September 13, 2021

The Local Business Spotlight of the Week is A-Town Tap. Located on 47 E. Main Street, this restaurant and bar offers an array of unique food and cocktails. Show your AU student ID and get 10% off your...

Main Street Plaza set to open in early June

Evan Laux , NEWS & OPINION EDITOR April 23, 2021

At a recent city council meeting, Mayor Matt Miller announced that he anticipates the “Main Street Plaza” to be open by early June. The city accepted a $196,000 grant at the meeting, which will...

Second annual “Make Ashland Sparkle” cleanup approaching

Evan Laux, NEWS & OPINION EDITOR April 23, 2021

Volunteers in Ashland will spread out on April 24 for another city-wide cleanup in efforts to “Make Ashland Sparkle.” The beautification event is in its second year, and has volunteers painting...

Phi Psi made a trip out to the Ashland Fire Department to deliver the donation and tour the building.

Phi Kappa Psi donates to local fire, police departments

Avaerie Fitzgerald February 25, 2021

In a time where community building is essential to nearby businesses and community officials, AU’s Phi Kappa Psi fraternity showed support and appreciation to the local fire and police department through...

Phase 1B underway in Ashland County

Katie Harrigan February 21, 2021

As COVID-19 vaccines begin to be administered across the state of Ohio, several phases have been implemented, determining who is eligible to receive it. Phase 1B includes employees of K-12 schools,...

Mayor Matt Miller connects with the Salvation Army.

Gov. Dewine unveils “Investing in Ohio Initiative”

Lewis Markham, AU-TV 20 SPORTS PRODUCER February 19, 2021

As part of the Coronavirus relief program, Governor Mike Dewine has proposed a 1 billion dollar plan that would help Ohio’s economy recover from the pandemic.  In March of 2020, Ashland, Ohio was...

Update on trial for Mansfield man who murdered a woman in Ashland

Katie Foster, AU-Live Managing Editor February 16, 2021

The Ashland Police Department received a call on Jan. 26 at 2:15 a.m. concerning a possible murder in the area.  The victim was 41-year-old Tina Goad of Mansfield.  The suspect in custody is 30-year-old...

COVID map, February 2021

February COVID-19 update

Nate Powalie, Sports Columnist February 16, 2021

While COVID is still prevalent, the numbers have started to regress in Ashland County from the holidays. In a  release last Thursday from the Ohio Department of Health, Ashland County is still in the...

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