As Storm Nears, Officials Urge Precautions For Older Residents

By | January 31, 2015

With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.

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Newspaper Says Strickland To Run For U. S. Senate

By | January 30, 2015

The Youngstown Vindicator says former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland will run for the Senate next year.

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Social Services Group Offers Mixed Review Of Kasich’s Ideas

By | January 30, 2015

A coalition of health and human services advocates is expressing support for the governor’s pitch to help economically struggling Ohioans move out of poverty, though the group has concerns about how the goal will be accomplished.

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This Week: Gov. Kasich Pushes Public Assistance with Requirements


Kasich To Give State Of The State Speech In Wilmington

By | January 30, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is asking to deliver his annual State of the State speech in Wilmington, a rebounding southwest Ohio city hard hit by job losses during the recession.


Statehouse Republicans Skeptical Of Kasich’s Tax Cut

By Jo Ingles and Karen Kasler | January 30, 2015

Gov. John Kasich is hinting at some proposals he’ll include in his upcoming budget, including what he calls a tax cut. But some state lawmakers are skeptical.

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Riverside Methodist Doctor Suspended

By | January 29, 2015

A local doctor was suspended, Thursday, after a federal appeals court ruled a Cleveland University can deny his medical degree. The case centers on alleged lack of professionalism.


Some OSU Police Officers Outfitted With Body Cameras

By | January 29, 2015

Before the national cry that police officers be outfitted with body cameras reached its current fevered pitch, the police force at Ohio State began experimenting with the little devices last September.


Fugitive Treasure Hunter Says In Court He Is Very Sick

By | January 29, 2015

A deep-sea treasure hunter who was a fugitive in one of the greatest hauls in American history has appeared in a Florida court and says he has an “extreme medical situation.”

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Ohio Statewide Leaders Blast Proposed Marijuana Ballot Issue

By | January 29, 2015

Four of Ohio’s statewide officers expressed opposition to a proposed ballot measure that would legalize marijuana in the state.


Legal Guardian Indicted On Theft, Records-Tampering Charges

By | January 29, 2015

An attorney who served as a legal guardian for hundreds of people in central Ohio has been indicted on charges alleging theft, records-tampering and engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity.