Ohio manual to give insight into economic development laws

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A manual from Ohio's attorney general aims to give businesses, local elected officials and others an overview of the state's various law and programs that impact economic development.

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Ohio boy gets help from new friends in Wichita

NOTE: This is an AP Member Exchange shared by The Wichita Eagle.

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — When Austin Osner made a Christmas wish recently in Ohio, he had no idea it would come true nearly 800 miles away in Wichita.

  • Written by BRYAN HORWATH, The Wichita Eagle

Ohio mom helped by repo man gets gifts from his colleagues

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Two weeks after a man went to repossess a car and instead ended up offering to help cover a suburban Cleveland woman's payments, his colleagues have returned with another surprise: Stacks of Christmas gifts for her 10-year-old daughter.

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Ohio dog missing for 3 years is found in Michigan

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Yorkshire terrier that disappeared out a doggy door at an Ohio home three years ago has been reunited with its owner after being found about 200 miles away, near Detroit.

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Ohio watchdog: Workers' 2014 dumping in Salt Creek illegal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state watchdog has found reasonable cause to prove that several state highway department employees acted illegally when they dumped polluted dirt and sediment over a guardrail into the federally protected Salt Creek last year.

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