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InnovateOhio

Now-Lt. Gov. Jon Husted speaking at the Columbus Chamber of Commerce Government Day in Cincinnati, Ohio on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
John Minchillo / Associated Press

About 1 million Ohioans, mostly in Appalachia, lack high-speed internet service and the state's highway corridors may hold the key to addressing the stubborn problem, a report released Wednesday concluded.

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Gov. Mike DeWine has signed an executive order that sets up a new information sharing platform for state agencies.

Lt. Gov.-elect Jon Husted speaks with Gov.-elect Mike DeWine looking on.
Andy Chow / Ohio Public Radio

Governor-elect Mike DeWine has tapped his lieutenant governor Jon Husted to be the director of InnovateOhio, which was created by law last month. DeWine said on the campaign trail that InnovateOhio will help modernize state and local government.