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Cedar Point tops off new 220-foot roller coaster

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Cedar Point has topped off its newest roller coaster that's set to debut next year.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Suburban moms step up to help underprivileged students

CINCINNATI (AP) — The 8-year-old boy makes a beeline for the scarf bin and tugs out a lime green cashmere-looking number. Clearly it's for a woman, but he doesn't care one bit.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Northern Ohio police probe synthetic marijuana overdoses

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in north-central Ohio have been looking into synthetic marijuana abuse after a rash of overdoses.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Ohio manual to give insight into economic development laws

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A manual from Ohio's attorney general aims to give businesses, local elected officials and others an overview of the state's various law and programs that impact economic development.

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 December 2015

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Ohio boy gets help from new friends in Wichita

NOTE: This is an AP Member Exchange shared by The Wichita Eagle.

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — When Austin Osner made a Christmas wish recently in Ohio, he had no idea it would come true nearly 800 miles away in Wichita.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Ohio mom helped by repo man gets gifts from his colleagues

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Two weeks after a man went to repossess a car and instead ended up offering to help cover a suburban Cleveland woman's payments, his colleagues have returned with another surprise: Stacks of Christmas gifts for her 10-year-old daughter.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Ohio dog missing for 3 years is found in Michigan

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Yorkshire terrier that disappeared out a doggy door at an Ohio home three years ago has been reunited with its owner after being found about 200 miles away, near Detroit.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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Ohio watchdog: Workers' 2014 dumping in Salt Creek illegal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state watchdog has found reasonable cause to prove that several state highway department employees acted illegally when they dumped polluted dirt and sediment over a guardrail into the federally protected Salt Creek last year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 December 2015

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