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.
In some Eastern Ohio cities like Youngstown and Campbell, the source for a financial and jobs windfall is development of the oil and gas fields know as the Utica shale.
In the natural gas production process known as fracking, companies use millions of gallons of water mixed with sand and chemicals. Among the questions surrounding the process is exactly what chemicals are used, and what degree of threat they pose to the environment.
A former Ohio charter school treasurer has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $470,000 in federal education funds from four schools over six years.
The deal between BP and members of the Associated Landowners of the Ohio Valley is expected to give landowners $3,900 per acre for mineral rights.
Tow men who’ve made three unsuccessful bids at legalizing gambling say they’re starting a ballot effort for a casino in the Youngstown area.
A state lawmaker called the meeting a continuation of the industry’s “public relations campaign.”
A Youngstown airport says a plane that arrived from Florida with up to 150 people on board skidded off a runway and got stuck in grass.
The report was released Thursday by the Washington, D.C.-based Brookings Institution.
Friends and family are mourning the death of an Ohio State University freshman who was killed in an accidental shooting.