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Ohio Official’s Advisory Group Studies Police Training

By | March 5, 2015

The quality of police training academies in Ohio and the need for stronger statewide training standards are among the issues an attorney general’s committee is considering as it explores possible changes to the way Ohio trains police officers.

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Cleveland To Host 1st GOP Presidential Primary Debate

By | March 5, 2015

The head of the Republican National Committee says its first primary debate for the next presidential election will be in Cleveland.

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Late Winter Storms Clips Columbus, Slams Southwest Ohio

By | March 5, 2015

Columbus saw very little snow Wednesday night and Thursday morning, but it was a much different scene in Chillicothe and areas further south.

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OSU To Require Nearly All Freshmen To Be Fully Vaccinated

By | March 5, 2015

OSU says beginning in the fall, all first-year students who attend at least half-time with one on-campus course will have to be fully vaccinated.

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Teacher Jailed For Showing High School Class Violent Movie

By | March 5, 2015

A former substitute teacher convicted of showing a movie including graphic sex and violence to a Columbus high school class has been sentenced to 90 days in jail.

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DeWine’s Advisory Group Studies Police Training

By | March 5, 2015

A group formed by state Attorney General Mike DeWine is continuing its study of possible changes to the way Ohio trains police officers.

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Ohio Won’t Withhold School Funding For Those Skipping Tests

By | March 4, 2015

Ohio’s superintendent says the state won’t withhold funding to penalize schools for students opting out of standardized tests this year.

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Ohio Secretary Of State, Auditor To Testify At Statehouse

By | March 4, 2015

Two of Ohio’s statewide officeholders are making appearances at the Statehouse on the same day to support separate business and charter school proposals.

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Central Ohio To Get New 380 Area Code In Existing 614 Region

By | March 4, 2015

Central Ohioans will see a new 380 area code introduced because the available phone numbers for the existing 614 code are expected to run out next year.

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Heroin Antidote Maker To Give Rebates To Ohio Agencies

By | March 4, 2015

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the manufacturer of a drug overdose antidote will provide rebates for public agencies buying the drug over the next year.