Ex-Ohio water plant operator scheduled for trial in May

SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for a former water plant operator accused of failing to notify residents of an Ohio village about lead in their drinking water says state regulators should take the blame.

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Woman was outside nursing home 8 hours before dying in cold

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A nursing home resident with dementia and a history of wandering off was outside in temperatures hovering around zero for about eight hours before staff members noticed she was missing and found her dead from hypothermia, a state investigation found.

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Billboards, ballot focus of Ohio anti-union efforts

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A free-market think tank has launched a billboard campaign advocating what it's calling "worker voting rights" amid renewed efforts at the Statehouse to make Ohio a right-to-work state.

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