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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The USDA late Wednesday issued a recall regarding ground beef sold by Kroger.
You’d think with Lojack, On-star and global positioning satellites, car thievery would be a dying industry. But experts say its not.
A new study shows Ohioans who received economic stimulus checks from the federal government probably spent most of that money on gasoline.
Gov. Ted Strickland has ordered stateagencies to buy paper clips, airplane propellers and all other supplies as a group when possible, which could save up to $72 million a year.
Investigators continue to look for the source of the E.coli outbreak that has sickened about three dozen people in Ohio and Michigan. Ground beef is one source. The Ohio Departments of Health and Agriculture say a sample of ground beef that tested positive for E-coli is linked genetically to the strain that made people sick. The next step is to find out the meat’s original source.
An Ohio man is facing trial in Kentucky for taking an 8-ton rock out of the Ohio River. That boulder is considered an artifact on both sides of the river, and the situation is rocking officials in both states.