Interns work on prison inspections at short-staffed watchdog

Interns work on prison inspections at short-staffed watchdog

CLEVELAND (AP) — The legislative watchdog evaluating Ohio’s prisons is so short-staffed that unpaid interns are working on inspections, pr...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Two people shot, killed at Columbus internet cafe

Two people shot, killed at Columbus internet cafe

COLUMBUS — Two people are dead after a shooting at an East Side business early Sunday morning, Columbus police said.Police were called at 4:06 a...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Ohio launches adoption, foster care awareness campaign

Ohio launches adoption, foster care awareness campaign

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio has launched a public awareness campaign to boost interest in foster care and adoption.The announcement by Gov. Mike DeWine...

January 20th, 2019 |  



One Ohio lawmaker’s answer to the wall conundrum: Let citizens pay for it themselves

One Ohio lawmaker’s answer to the wall conundrum: Let citizens pay for it themselves

WASHINGTON, D.C. — It started, as these things often do, with a few asides to Rep. Warren Davidson, a Troy Republican who represents one of the ...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Youth ministries offer a lifeline as teens navigate their faith

Youth ministries offer a lifeline as teens navigate their faith

TOLEDO — On Sundays at Epworth United Methodist Church, if a congregant isn’t straightening her choir robe in a hallway, she might be shoo...

January 19th, 2019 |  


Ohio film commissions seeking bigger production incentives

Ohio film commissions seeking bigger production incentives

CLEVELAND (AP) — The film commissions of Cleveland and Cincinnati are asking Ohio to increase the annual amount of tax incentives to draw more f...

January 19th, 2019 |  


First medical marijuana sold in Ohio as dispensaries open

First medical marijuana sold in Ohio as dispensaries open

CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the first, if not the first, person to purchase medical marijuana in Ohio on Wednesday morning thinks the much-anticipat...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Hospital: Doc gave near-death patients excessive pain meds

Hospital: Doc gave near-death patients excessive pain meds

COLUMBUS (AP) — An intensive care doctor ordered “significantly excessive and potentially fatal” doses of pain medicine for at least...

January 15th, 2019 |  


New governor to be sworn in at home, then at Statehouse

New governor to be sworn in at home, then at Statehouse

COLUMBUS (AP) — Republican Mike DeWine is set to be sworn in as Ohio’s 70th governor in a midnight ceremony at his Cedarville home.The for...

January 13th, 2019 |  


Man achieves goal to have father buried with military honors

Man achieves goal to have father buried with military honors

RITTMAN, Ohio (AP) — Having waited 64 years for the reunion, Rex Beach struggled to leave his father’s casket when the time came.“It...

January 13th, 2019 |