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Toledo fight rumors of more water problems

 

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Officials in Toledo — where a Lake Erie algae bloom made the city's tap water unsafe to drink earlier this month — are fighting rumors that water problems persist.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 August 2014

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Mastermind of Ohio tax fraud scheme sentenced

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The mastermind of a $3.5 tax fraud scheme that unraveled because the conspirators misspelled the names of common cities on forms has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 August 2014

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1st fully rebuilt bridge in Ohio program reopens

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is reopening the first bridge fully rebuilt under an Ohio partnership program intended to improve bridge safety and adding 10 more structures to the list of those being fixed.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 August 2014

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Guidelines spell end of Ohio schools' pink cookie

 

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — New federal nutritional guidelines for school cafeterias has meant the end of a favorite — and locally famous — treat in one northeast Ohio school district.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 August 2014

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Man dies in northeast Ohio industrial accident

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — A fire department official says a 45-year-old man was killed after he was pulled into a machine while working at a northeast Ohio industrial company.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 August 2014

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Ohio State student returns to class after shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Bleeding profusely and struggling to breathe after he had been shot four times, Christopher Moeller asked a police officer whether he'd live.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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State won't sell naming rights for Ohio Turnpike

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio will pursue opportunities to collect revenue through sponsorships along the state turnpike but will not sell naming rights for the 241-mile toll road.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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Officer involved in Wal-Mart shooting back on job

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — A city official says one of two police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man at an Ohio Wal-Mart is back on the job.

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 August 2014

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