Tell Me About It: Caring for the caregiver

Tell Me About It: Caring for the caregiver

LIMA – Linda Pollitz, by education, is a social worker. She began working with the elderly soon after she graduated from college.“It’...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Ohio wildlife area may be first mined since court ruling

PIEDMONT — An 18,000-acre wildlife area in eastern Ohio could be the first state-owned property that’s strip mined.Oxford Mining Co. has r...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Three more groups endorse Ohio redistricting reform

COLUMBUS — Three more groups are endorsing a plan to reform Ohio’s redistricting process.The Ohio State Bar Association, which represents ...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Feds fine Ohio for not meeting child welfare services goals

COLUMBUS — Ohio is being fined $3.8 million by the federal government for not meeting certain goals related to child protective services.The Col...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Ohioans spend nearly $1 billion on liquor over past year

COLUMBUS — The state says liquor sales in Ohio have set another record, nearly topping $1 billion in the past fiscal year.The Ohio Department of...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Elwer’s pig wins top prize at Ohio State Fair

Elwer’s pig wins top prize at Ohio State Fair

DELPHOS — For 15-year-old Troy Elwer, winning at the Ohio State Fair for his grand champion market hog was redemption.In 2011, Troy was named th...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Trump: Deport children of immigrants living illegally in US

Trump: Deport children of immigrants living illegally in US

WASHINGTON — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wants more than a wall to keep out immigrants living in the country illegally. He al...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Call centers bring thousands of jobs to Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Call center companies are now among Ohio’s largest job creators along with distribution warehouses, automakers and b...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Shawnee roundabout reopens after paving, now in final stages

LIMA — The roundabout at Shawnee and Fort Amanda roads reopened after a brief closure Saturday. The closure allowed for the paving of new asphal...

August 16th, 2015 updated: August 16th, 2015. |  


‘Straight Outta Compton’ goes to the top of the box office

‘Straight Outta Compton’ goes to the top of the box office

LOS ANGELES — The boys from Compton smashed opening weekend expectations, while the stylish “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” struggled to f...

August 16th, 2015 updated: August 16th, 2015. |