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Toledo says neo-Nazi rally cost it $76,000 in overtime

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo officials say the city spent $76,000 on overtime costs for police at a neo-Nazi rally last weekend.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 April 2015

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Cleveland man indicted in 3 sexual assaults from 1990s, 2009

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors in Cleveland say they've made another arrest of a man they're calling a serial rapist based on old DNA evidence.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 April 2015

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We all play a role in agricultural pollution abatement

 

DARKE COUNTY - Water quality has long been a concern, and recent events in Lake Erie, Grand Lake St. Mary's, Buckeye Lake and the Gulf of Mexico have brought that concern to the front of people's minds. Earlier this month, the governor signed Senate Bill 1 (SB1) which aims to mitigate harmful algal blooms in the Western Lake Erie Basin.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 April 2015

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Report: Man-made earthquakes shake over a dozen areas in US

LOS ANGELES (AP) — More than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 April 2015

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Ohio police advisory group calls for more training hours

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio should dramatically increase the amount of basic and advanced training it requires for police officers and reduce the number of police academies, an attorney general's task force recommended Thursday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 April 2015

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Developers eyeing Ohio for multibillion-dollar ethane plant

SHADYSIDE, Ohio (AP) — Two Asian industrial firms are considering a site in eastern Ohio for a multibillion-dollar plant that would break ethane down into a substance used to make chemicals and plastic, state and local leaders announced.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 April 2015

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Pierpont president named head of Edison Community College

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — Pierpont Community and Technical College President Doreen Larson is leaving the West Virginia school to become president of Edison Community College in Ohio.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 April 2015

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School board ex-chief gets 14 years in child-porn case

 

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A former school board president in northeast Ohio has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for having child pornography and obstructing official business.

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 April 2015

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