Environmentalists to fight logging through study of species

WEST PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP) — Experts plan to search for rare and endangered species this spring in Ohio's Shawnee State Forest as they try to stop logging in the area, members of an environmental group said.

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More than 100 historic farms recognized by Ohio

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say 118 historic farms recognized last year by the state are among more than 1,300 farms now registered in the Ohio Historic Family Farms program.

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Lake Erie search resumes for missing plane; memorial set

CLEVELAND (AP) — A next step in search efforts that resumed Monday in Lake Erie for a plane carrying six people that disappeared days ago will be bringing up debris spotted on the lake bottom.

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Trial to begin for ex-deputy charged in 2 Ohio killings

WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — A former southern Ohio sheriff's deputy indicted in two fatal shootings is set to begin trial in one, facing charges including murder for a high-speed chase that ended with an on-duty shooting.

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