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New helpline in Urbana helps addicts with substance abuse recovery

URBANA — Urbana area residents now have access to a new helpline they can contact when they want to learn more about addiction recovery and treatment.

The helpline can be reached at 421-1299, and is especially geared for assisting teenage addicts and their parents with questions about treatment programs.

A corresponding informative Web site also is available at www.drugrehab-urbana.com.

Last Updated on Sunday, 16 March 2014

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Finishing touches

Historical society makes final preparations for opening transportation museum

Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014

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Credit card scam reported

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The Logan County Sheriff’s Office received several calls Thursday from county residents who had been targets of a credit card scam.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014

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Ohio lawmakers OK 4 extra ‘snow days’ for schools

COLUMBUS (AP) — A compromise to give Ohio schools four extra calamity days headed to Gov. John Kasich’s desk Wednesday, as more snow whipped and whirled around the Statehouse.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014

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Tree Commission shares importance of urban forest

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Shelly Moore from the Bellefontaine Shade Tree Commission explained what an urban forest is and why urban trees matter during Thursday’s Bellefontaine Kiwanis Club meeting at Café 212.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014

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Sidney teen charged with drug trafficking

SIDNEY — A Sidney teen was arrested Thursday afternoon by officers of the Sidney Police Department and the Sidney Narcotics Unit following the execution of a narcotics search warrant at 1577 E. Court St., Apt E, Sidney.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014

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Crash leads to OVI charge

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Christopher Reed, 38, of West Liberty, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, possession of marijuana and was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash about 3:30 a.m. today.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014

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Man lodged in jail

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Tyler Vermillion, 24, of 413 Highview Drive, was charged with inducing panic and domestic violence after he hit Brittnee Huffman, of the same address, and held a 9 mm handgun to his head around 9:25 p.m. Thursday.

Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014

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