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Ohio bill seeks transparency from private police

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio lawmakers think arrest and crime reports by police at private universities and hospitals should be made public.

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 February 2014

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Ohio high court offers judges fines, fees guidance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court is reminding judges that conditions are limited under which they can jail an offender for failure to pay fines.

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 February 2014

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Kasich to speak to newspaper association

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich is scheduled to deliver remarks at the Ohio Newspaper Association's convention in Columbus.

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 February 2014

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Bill would require project to block Asian carp

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A member of Congress proposed legislation Wednesday that would order the federal government to cut off links in Chicago waterways between Lake Michigan and the Mississippi River system to protect the Great Lakes from Asian carp and other invasive species.

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 February 2014

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Who's running for statewide office in Ohio

Here's a look at how Ohio's statewide ballot is shaping up for 2014, based on expected filings by Wednesday's primary deadline. Capital letters denote incumbent candidates:

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 February 2014

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Ohio sees another 4 to 8 inches of new snow

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Much of Ohio was slammed with 4 to 8 inches of snow overnight, followed by some freezing rain for good measure. That left a harrowing commute on Wednesday for people who ventured out early, and again closed hundreds of schools that have already run out of their allotment of calamity days.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 February 2014

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Heavy snow has Ohio seeking more road salt

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Local governments in Ohio might get some help soon replenishing their dwindling road salt supplies.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 February 2014

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Ohio man gets Purple Heart decades later

CELINA, Ohio (AP) — A western Ohio man who survived being shot in the head during the Vietnam War finally got his Purple Heart.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 February 2014

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