Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

State spent $187,000 on bottled water for Toledo

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state says it spent $187,000 buying bottled water for Toledo during the algae-related water emergency suffered by Ohio's fourth-largest city earlier this year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Hits: 114

Read more...

Anti-death penalty group plans central Ohio forum

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state's leading anti-death penalty group plans a series of forums this week to publicize the work of a Supreme Court panel that reviewed the state's capital punishment law.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Hits: 111

Read more...

Man gets 38 years in kidnapping, rape

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man has been sentenced to 38 years in prison for kidnapping, burning and raping an 18-year-old man.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Hits: 156

Read more...

Road salt supply low, demand high as winter looms

DETROIT (AP) — The reward for surviving last winter's frigid temperatures and record snowfall, several states are learning, is drastic price increases for road salt — in some cases, five times as expensive as last season.

And that's even if they can get it.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

Hits: 190

Read more...

Goodyear aims to use rice husk byproduct in tires

CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the world's biggest tire manufacturers is taking another step toward more environmentally friendly production by incorporating a byproduct created by the burning of rice husks into a material used in high-end tires.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

Hits: 135

Read more...

Winter heating costs expected to lower for Ohioans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With a milder winter predicted, experts say heating costs should be lower for most Ohioans.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

Hits: 168

Read more...

Ohio Libertarians to make case for ballot access

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge is giving parties in a lawsuit seeking access to the 2014 ballot for two disqualified Libertarian candidates three days to make their case.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

Hits: 136

Read more...

Ohioan gets 6 years for having ricin, lying to FBI

CLEVELAND (AP) — A northeastern Ohio man has been sentenced to six years in federal prison after being convicted of having ricin and lying to FBI agents when he denied making the deadly toxin.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

Hits: 141

Read more...