Salem Newshttp://www.salemnews.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 24 Oct 2014 21:31:33 EDTFri, 24 Oct 2014 21:31:33 EDT handling Ebola prudently officials seem to have reacted to a public health threat, Ebola, out of an abundance of caution. That ought to be reassuring to state residents. Though Ebola is a frightening disease, it is important to keep the current outbreak in perspective.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTOhio Medicaid needs careful review with eye on potential cost 2.3 million Ohioans - roughly one-fifth of the state's population - rely on Medicaid for health care. During the past year, the program expanded dramatically when eligibility requirements were loosened to comply with a federal mandate.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTJean Tirole's work shows regulations can also hurt most of us, the work Nobel Prize winners do in fields such as science and economics is impenetrable. They write about exotic reactions among various chemicals, models to predict how economies will react to certain stimuli, etc.Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTRoses&Thorns for Jerry Meals. Roses to the fulfillment of dreams. Jerry is a Salem High graduate and resident. He started out as a kid umpiring on the Little League ballfields of Salem.Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTRe-elect Gov. Kasich for progress in Ohio John Kasich took the reins as governor of Ohio in January 2011, the state was a mess.Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT