WOSU News Archives For: September 17, 2013

Ohio Commissions Report On Prison Inmate Suicides

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The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has commissioned a report on prison inmate suicides.
3:58PM
September
17, 2013

Ohio has commissioned a review of two high-profile prison inmate suicides by two of the country’s leading criminal justice experts.

Ohio Lottery May Raise Top Price Of Instant Ticket

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The Ohio Lottery may increase its top price for instant tickets.
10:28AM
September 17, 2013

Ohio lottery instant tickets may get a huge price hike.

Ohio Harvest Boosted By Summer Rains

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Ohio farmers expect this year's corn and soybean harvest to reach near records.
10:00AM
September
17, 2013

Ohio farmers are expected to reap a near record harvest of corn and soybeans.

Body Found In Ohio House Fire Leads To 3 Arrests

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Three men are in custody for the murder of 56 year old Rick Rundblad.
9:39AM
September
17, 2013

Three men have been arrested on murder charges in connection with the body of a man found when firefighters were battling a house fire in central Ohio.

Funeral Planned For 5 Siblings Killed In Ohio Fire

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A fire at the Highland Park Estates Mobile Home Park claimed the lives of one adult and five children.
9:32AM
September 17, 2013

A funeral is scheduled Thursday for five young children killed along with their mother’s boyfriend in a weekend mobile home fire in northern Ohio.

No Timeline For Grand Jury In Steubenville Rape Case

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Lady Justice sits atop the Jefferson County Courthouse in downtown Steubenville.
8:41AM
September 17, 2013

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says he can’t offer a timeline for when a grand jury will finish considering whether other crimes might have occurred in the rape of a 16-year-old West Virginia girl last year.