The suburban ranch-style home in Ohio where humor writer Erma Bombeck launched her nationally syndicated column has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
A ban on most abortions after the first detectable fetal heartbeat has once again cleared the Ohio House, leaving the rest of the two-year session for advocates to lobby the bill’s opponents in the Ohio Senate.
Legislative leaders in Ohio are praising new rules for farmers aimed at cutting down the toxic algae in Lake Erie.
An Ohio State University professor is leading an archaeological project that could help doctors better understand how the deadly bacteria has evolved over the last 160 years.
Governor John Kasich says the dam forming Buckeye Lake will be replaced. Kasich announced the project after meeting with state and local officials Thursday. He says the state has “dodged a bullet” since the dam has not yet failed.
Governor Kasich plans to meet with the news media Thursday to discuss the dam at Buckeye Lake.
A new Ohio State University study has found that adolescents and young adults living in rural areas are more likely to commit suicide than those in cities.
Ohio officials are determining how they’ll fix what federal officials call a structurally unsound dam at Buckeye Lake. Development on the earthen dam is partly to blame, and it seems there was little oversight on construction for decades.
A new study on life expectancy points to race, poverty and lack of health care as factors that contribute to the premature death of some county residents.
The Ohio House is expected to vote on legislation this week to regulate fertilizer and manure run-off from fields. The run-off is partially blamed for a toxic algae bloom on Lake Erie that disrupted water supply for 400,000 Toledo residents last summer.
Contractors digging a trench for a fiber optic box near Cincinnati earlier this month found human remains. They also found an ornamental plate known as a gorget.