Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Cuyahoga Elections Board Deadlocked on New Voting System
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The Cuyahoga County Board of Elections has deadlocked on whether to switch to a new voting system for the March primary, leaving the state’s chief elections officer to break the 2-2 tie.
Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner has been pressuring the board to scrap its $21 million touch-screen voting machines for an optical-scan system, following a report she released last week citing security flaws with the current system.
Elections board chairman Jeff Hastings, who voted against switching, says he anticipates that Brunner will takes steps to order a new system. (Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)