Anti-fracking advocate Dr. Deborah Cowden will speak in Portage County on Jan. 26.
Cowden, a physician from Jamestown in central Ohio and the head of the Greene County Medical Association, has been a vocal critic of hydraulic fracturing or fracking and its impacts on air and health.
She will speak at 7:30 p.m. at the King of Glory Brethren in Christ Church, 1667 State Route 303, Streetsboro.
For more information, call 330-472-8086.
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