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Health care access an issue in Ohio

As more people are obtaining health insurance through Medicaid expansion or the Affordable Care Act marketplaces, the gap between those seeking care and providers is growing.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Tobacco to 21: Momentum grows in the Buckeye State

COLUMBUS (Ohio News Connection) — More than 100 U.S. cities have raised the legal age to purchase tobacco products to 21, and momentum is growing in Ohio as well.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Where to take the tree

"Being an eco-friendly community, we're encouraging people to recycle," said Marietta Safety-Service Director Jonathan Hupp.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Columbus police say 3 killed in early morning shootings

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police say three people have been killed in two separate shootings on Christmas morning.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Oh, the weather outside is balmy in the Northeast

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Northerners accustomed to cozying up to a roaring Yuletide fire in a bulky sweater with a mug of hot chocolate may have to open the windows on Christmas.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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2-year-old reported shot in SW Ohio before car crash

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in southwest Ohio say a 2-year-old child was shot when someone apparently fired at a car that subsequently crashed into a tree.

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Weather service confirms tornado touch-down in western Ohio

ARCANUM, Ohio (AP) — The National Weather Service has that confirmed a rare December tornado touched down in western Ohio.

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Will Ohioans be asked next year to OK $1B to clean up water?

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio voters could be asked next November whether to approve spending $1 billion on improving water quality around the state.

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