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18 sickened by salmonella at Ohio assisted living center

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in northwest Ohio are investigating a salmonella outbreak they say has sickened 18 people at an assisted living facility.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 June 2015

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Health department axes smoking patio at Cincinnati casino

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati's downtown casino has run afoul of the city's health department over its smoking patio.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 June 2015

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Fungal disease to blame for decline of Ohio's bat population

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A fungal disease is responsible for decimating Ohio's bat population in recent years, and wildlife officials say hikers are partly to blame.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 June 2015

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Teens captured after escape from Ohio detention center

WOOSTER, Ohio (AP) — Two teens who authorities describe as "violent" have been apprehended after escaping from a juvenile detention center in northeast Ohio overnight.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 June 2015

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Authorities: 4 canoes overturn in central Ohio creek

GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say nine people were rescued after four canoes overturned in central Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 June 2015

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Simulation lab in Dayton to train VA health workers, others

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A new $3.3 million simulation laboratory will train thousands of VA health workers and others in the state at a Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in southwest Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 June 2015

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Ohio nursing homes to offer music project to help residents

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials say nearly 300 Ohio nursing homes have signed up for a project that uses music to help improve the lives of residents and staff.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 June 2015

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Authorities probe Springfield shooting that injured 8-year-old boy

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are investigating a shotgun shooting that seriously injured an 8-year-old boy and plan to meet with a prosecutor next week to discuss the case.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 June 2015

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