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Road Salt Prices Increasing Up To 300 Percent For Ohio Counties

By | August 27, 2014

It may be in the upper 80s today, but the state and local communities are already thinking about the coming winter. And they’re looking at some bills for road salt that are stopping them cold.

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Student Squad Leaders Want Role in OSU Band Probe

By | August 26, 2014

Student squad leaders from the Ohio State marching band are offering themselves as witnesses to a task force reviewing cultural issues surrounding the firing of band director Jonathan Waters.

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Four Case Western Students Killed In Plane Crash

By | August 26, 2014

School officials say the three passengers killed in a fiery plane crash in Ohio were members of the varsity wrestling team for Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland.

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Previously: Teaching: A Look at a Controversial Profession

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DeWine Defends Video Decision In Walmart Shooting

By | August 26, 2014

Ohio’s attorney general is standing behind his decision to let the family of a man killed by police inside a Dayton-area Walmart view surveillance footage of the shooting. But John Crawford III’s family want the video released publicly.

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11 Year Old Shot In Near East Side Home

By | August 26, 2014

Columbus police report an 11 year old girl was shot last night inside of her home on the near east side.

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Minor Parties Frustrated By Campaign For Governor

By | August 26, 2014

The campaign troubles of the Democratic candidate for governor have gotten the attention of not just the party faithful, but those who are undecided and frustrated with the major party candidates.

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Former OSU Star Files Second Lawsuit Over “Road Rage” Charges

By | August 26, 2014

Jim Stillwagon, a fixture on the 1968 OSU football team that won the national championship, has filed a lawsuit against the Delaware County prosecutor’s office for what Stillwagon’s attorney calls “cooked up” charges.

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Four Killed In Northeast Ohio Plane Crash

By | August 26, 2014

Police say a plane has crashed shortly after takeoff at a regional airport, killing four people about 15 miles northeast of Cleveland.

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Some Local Agencies Do Not Use Acquired Military Surplus

By | August 26, 2014

The heavily-armored police response to Ferguson, Missouri protesters ignited a debate about the militarization of local agencies. Since 1997, local departments have been able to get free military surplus like M16s. The Afghanistan and Iraq Wars have increased the amount of excess equipment. But not all the equipment is being used.

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Metro Parks Director To Retire In November

By | August 25, 2014

Franklin County Metro Parks executive director John O’Meara announced, Monday, he will retire in November 30.