Turnpike plans alerts system for tech-connected cars

BEREA (AP) — Officials are planning a new system of travel alert information for part of the Ohio Turnpike near Cleveland with an eye toward a d...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Survey: Problem gamblers doubled after casinos

COLUMBUS (AP) — The percentage of Ohioans deemed problem gamblers has doubled since the implementation of racinos and casinos five years ago, ac...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Ohio seeks technology ideas to solve national opioid crisis

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Ohio launched an $8 million effort Wednesday to attract ideas for using technology to solve the national opioid addiction cr...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Judge: Inmate drug reaction wasn’t enough to stop execution

COLUMBUS (AP) — Descriptions of the repeated rising and falling of an inmate’s stomach weren’t enough to stop his execution under cu...

September 21st, 2017 |  


State briefs

Man arrested in slayingYOUNGSTOWN — A judge in Ohio has set bond at $1 million for a man accused of fatally shooting the father of his 3-week-ol...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Bill would reduce penalty on concealed-carry gun notice

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers are looking at cutting the penalties for concealed-carry permit holders who don’t tell police that th...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Prosecutor: No charges for mom of child who died in hot car

By LISA CORNWELLCINCINNATI (AP) — The mother of a 15-month-old girl who died after the woman left her inside a car as she worked in a nearby off...

September 21st, 2017 |  


State briefs

Plane piloted by Armstrong being moved for restorationWAPAKONETA (AP) — An experimental aircraft flown by astronaut Neil Armstrong is going on a...

September 12th, 2017 |  


State briefs

4 hurt on ride at state fair remain hospitalizedCOLUMBUS (AP) — Four people injured when a thrill ride fell apart at the Ohio State Fair remain ...

August 3rd, 2017 |  


EPA loan to improve Covington wastewater treatment

COVINGTON — The village of Covington is receiving a loan from Ohio EPA to begin Phase 1 improvements to the community’s wastewater treatme...

August 2nd, 2017 |