Ohio EPA: Federal government to help pay for dam removal

CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio (AP) — The federal government has agreed to help cover the bulk of the costs associated with removing a 57-foot-high dam along the Cuyahoga River in northeast Ohio, state regulators said last week.

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Trump dodges question about McCain during subdued Ohio event

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — Donald Trump dodged Sunday when asked to clarify controversial remarks about Arizona Sen. John McCain after he was quizzed by a well-known veteran and father of a slain prisoner of war.

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How open record laws are applied in state legislatures

 

Publishable Editors Notes: One of several stories by The Associated Press, McClatchy and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel marking Sunshine Week, an annual celebration of access to public information

Lawmakers in every state have adopted laws requiring most government meetings and records to be open to the public. But in some states, lawmakers have exempted themselves from complying.

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