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Group adapts toys for children with special needs

HILLIARD, Ohio (AP) — At the push of a button, the battery-powered vehicle into which Katelyn Bennett was strapped surged forward.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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State tells southwest Ohio water plants to reduce phosphorus

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Two large wastewater plants in southwestern Ohio are being ordered to reduce how much phosphorus is released into a tributary of the Ohio River, the same kind of restrictions placed on wastewater plants along Lake Erie.

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Winter makes an appearance across Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Gusting winds, falling snow and slick roads announced winter's belated arrival for 2016 across Ohio, and forecasters say the season's harshest cold is on its way.

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Cleveland pastors cancel meeting with county prosecutor

CLEVELAND (AP) — Some prominent ministers have canceled a planned meeting with Cuyahoga County's prosecutor in the aftermath of a grand jury decision against indicting police in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy.

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Cincinnati Zoo names baby penguin "Bowie" after singer

CINCINNATI (AP) — Having already earned a measure of "Fame" with the Cincinnati Zoo's first animal birth of 2016, a newborn penguin chick has been named "Bowie."

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Ohio hopes to cut women inmate spike via prison alternatives

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio hopes to help curb rising numbers of women inmates in the state's prisons through a program focusing on community alternatives.

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Ohio offers rebates for installation of tornado safe rooms

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is once again offering rebates for homeowners installing tornado safe rooms in their houses.

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Amazon plans wind farm in Ohio to help power data centers

 

PAULDING, Ohio (AP) — Amazon plans to develop a windfarm in northwest Ohio to help power a $1 billion project to build three data centers near Columbus for its web services subsidiary.

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