Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

State awarding more than $500K for marine patrols in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio will award more than a half-million dollars to support local marine patrols in 23 communities around the state.

Last Updated on Saturday, 04 April 2015

Hits: 232

Read more...

Ohio's new rules aimed at cutting down Lake Erie's algae won't be a quick or complete fix

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's latest response to the toxic algae in Lake Erie that last year contaminated one of the state's largest drinking water systems will put a stop to practices that environmentalists have complained about for years.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 April 2015

Hits: 148

Read more...

Ohio county judge blocks new state rules on traffic cameras

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio judge has ruled new restrictions on traffic cameras violate the state's constitution, granting the city of Dayton a permanent order blocking them.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 April 2015

Hits: 184

Read more...

Cleveland fire crews seek ballistic vests before convention

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland firefighters say they're asking the city for ballistic vests ahead of the Republican National Convention in 2016.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 April 2015

Hits: 157

Read more...

Ohio man accused of robberies, threat sentenced to 12 years

 

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man who authorities say robbed two banks and called in a bomb threat at a high school has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 April 2015

Hits: 172

Read more...

Ohio State graduation speaker: Heisman winner Archie Griffin

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University says Archie Griffin, the only two-time winner of the Heisman Trophy, will address graduates at commencement next month.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 April 2015

Hits: 162

Read more...

Cleveland schools missed out on millions in tech rebates

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland schools' construction watchdog panel has found the district failed to claim millions of dollars in federal rebates for technology upgrades, sticking taxpayers with some of those costs.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 April 2015

Hits: 162

Read more...

6 train cars derail from track in Cincinnati neighborhood

CINCINNATI (AP) — Crews say it will take at least a day to remove train cars that derailed from an elevated track in Cincinnati.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 April 2015

Hits: 144

Read more...