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Ohio prisons set 2016 goal for reducing utilities usage

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A report says Ohio has set a 2016 goal of reducing water, electricity, natural gas and fuel use in the state prison system by 15 percent.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 January 2015

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Rocks appearing in road concern drivers, police in Ohio town

MARION, Ohio (AP) — Police in the small Ohio city of Marion are urging travelers to be extra-cautious after multiple drivers struck large rocks left in the middle of a busy roadway during the past few weeks.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 January 2015

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Cleveland police cadet who fired on vehicle is not sworn in

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland's mayor has chosen not to swear in a police academy cadet who fired shots at a vehicle during a traffic stop while serving as a rookie officer for East Cleveland police.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 January 2015

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New year begins with low temperatures, heavy snow in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — The first full week of the new year began Monday with plummeting temperatures and heavy snow expected in some parts of Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Dayton to halt citations from fixed-site traffic cameras

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — One of the early users of traffic camera enforcement in Ohio announced Monday it will stop using fixed-position cameras because of a new state law.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Brother of malnourished NE Ohio toddler dies in foster care

CLEVELAND (AP) — The 10-year-old brother of a toddler whose death was attributed to malnourishment has died while in a Cleveland foster home.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Same-sex couples from Ohio travel to Indiana to marry

RICHMOND, Ind. (AP) — An eastern Indiana county that abuts Ohio issued more than half of its marriage licenses for same-sex couples last year to gay and lesbian couples from Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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Cold start to week with snow in Ohio forecast

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Expect a cold start to the new year's first full week with temperatures plummeting and snow forecast across the state, with heavy accumulation predicted in northwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015

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