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Kings Island to fill thousands of jobs

MASON, Ohio (AP) — An amusement park in southwest Ohio is now accepting applications for more than 4,000 seasonal jobs next year.

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 December 2013

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Auction features items from Nancy Drew author

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Typewriters and a desk from the home of an author who brought a young sleuth named Nancy Drew to life are going up for auction.

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 December 2013

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Gordon Gee approved as interim president at WVU

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gordon Gee is returning to West Virginia University as interim president, five months after retiring from Ohio State University after remarks he made jabbing Roman Catholics and Southeastern Conference schools were made public.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 December 2013

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Conviction upheld for baby in microwave

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman found guilty of burning her baby daughter to death in a microwave oven has lost an appeal of her conviction.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 December 2013

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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Thursday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

Last Updated on Friday, 06 December 2013

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Storm closes Ohio schools, makes roads hazardous

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Wintry weather that blasted into Ohio overnight closed hundreds of schools through the central and southwestern parts of the state Friday and made some nasty driving conditions.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 December 2013

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Montgomery County: no fat smokers for health commissioner

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — One southwest county is requiring its health commissioner be a non-smoker who isn't overweight.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 December 2013

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Ohio drops plans to comply with fed's ID rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Citing privacy concerns, the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles has decided to back off plans to comply with federal driver's license rules.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 December 2013

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