Aaron Payne

Aaron Payne

WOUB (Athens, OH)

Aaron Payne tackles the related issues of addiction recovery and economic recovery for the ReSource. He is a radio guy who first took to the airwaves at WMUL-FM, the campus voice for Marshall University, where he studied journalism. Aaron was the play-by-play voice of the West Virginia Miners baseball team (and he has the championship ring to prove it). At West Virginia Public Broadcasting he covered the state legislature and a chemical spill that left more than a quarter of a million people without potable water – including him. Aaron has also been a correspondent and director of news and programming for West Virginia MetroNews. In his spare time, Aaron enjoys listening to music, reading a good book, wandering in the outdoors and watching sports of all kinds.

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New Prescription: Ohio Valley Native Dr. Patrice Harris Is First Black Woman To Lead AMA
Hit Hard By Opioids, West Virginia Hoping Athletics Can Be A Game Changer In Addiction
ARC POWER Grant Recipients Meet To Discuss Economic Development
U.S.-China Official Says Countries Continue Work To Limit Flow Of Fentanyl
Working Toward Recovery: Ohio Town Fights Addiction With Focus On Economy 
Investigation Finds Ohio Valley Hit Hard By Fentanyl As Locals Asked For More Federal Help
Cannabis Economy: With Medical Marijuana, Ohio’s Meigs County Hopes To Cash In On “Golden” Opportunity
Federal Opioid Strikeforce Indicts More Than A Dozen Ohio Valley Doctors
ARC Funds Addiction Treatment For Women In Rural Kentucky And Ohio