Pokémon party planned

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The Knowlton Library Pokéstop will be the hot spot for local Pokémon Go players from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 1, when the the Logan County District places lures on the gaming location to attract the virtual “pocket monsters.”

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Kids for cops

Four Bellefontaine children decided last week to open a lemonade stand, but not for the entrepreneurial reason.

  • Written by JOEL E. MAST

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Bellefontaine Firefighter Chuck Post places his retirement plaque on a table as his open house begins Friday afternoon. He has spent 29 years with the department. (EXAMINER PHOTO | JOEL E. MAST)

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1 injured in crash in West Mansfield

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Troopers of the Marysville Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded Thursday evening to a two-vehicle crash on County Road 142 at the West Mansfield Conservation Club.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Court rejects Ohio law that bans police from sex with minors

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Former state rep introduced law in response to local case

COLUMBUS — A divided Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday declared unconstitutional a law that made it illegal for police officers to have sex with minors simply on the basis of their profession.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS Associated Press