Many farmers still need training after Lake Erie algae

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's agriculture leaders say thousands of farmers have completed training that will be required for putting fertilizer on fields, but many more face a September deadline to finish the program aimed at combating the toxic algae fouling Lake Erie.

  • Written by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press

Ohio sexual assault survey finds improvements over past year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state-administered campus climate survey finds significant improvements in sexual-violence prevention efforts over the past year among higher education institutions in Ohio.

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State appeals Ohio judge's ruling on brine injection well

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is fighting a judge's ruling that had allowed the pumping of wastewater from hydraulic fracturing operations to resume at an injection well shut down in 2014 because of two small, nearby earthquakes.

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Compensation denied for relative of Ohio massacre victim

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A request for payment of lost wages made on behalf of a relative of a man killed in last year's massacre of eight people has been rejected by a crime victim compensation fund.

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