Ex-Cuyahoga Falls officer in prison for sexual assault wins early release

Ex-Cuyahoga Falls officer in prison for sexual assault wins early release

A former Cuyahoga Falls police officer who sexually assaulted a woman was granted early release from prison Monday after serving about seven months of...

June 1st, 2020 |  


Ohio cutting pay for supervisors, seeking trims for union workers

Ohio cutting pay for supervisors, seeking trims for union workers

The state is imposing salary reductions on nonunion employees and asking bargaining units for union workers to consider pay cuts or a freeze to deal w...

June 1st, 2020 |  


‘Master Thief’ burglar hopes to catch break on sentence

‘Master Thief’ burglar hopes to catch break on sentence

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A self-described “master thief” career criminal is hoping to catch a break on his prison sentence from burglar...

May 28th, 2020 |  



Ohio ranks high with 65% completing census 2020 so far

Ohio ranks high with 65% completing census 2020 so far

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Coronavirus-related restrictions came to Ohio in March about the same time census 2020 questionnaires and instructions were landing ...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Ohio Senate passes bill restricting elections changes

Ohio Senate passes bill restricting elections changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Senate on Wednesday passed a bill that would prevent any state official from changing the time, place or manner of the...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Ohio eliminates jobs at state police training academy

Ohio eliminates jobs at state police training academy

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Ohio attorney general has eliminated 39 jobs at the state’s police officer training academy outside Columbus as it re...

May 27th, 2020 |  


ODNR wildlife chief cleared of charge

ODNR wildlife chief cleared of charge

COLUMBUS — Division of Wildlife Chief Kendra Wecker has been cleared of an alleged hunting violation after an investigation conducted by the Ohi...

May 26th, 2020 |  


FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby is canceled

FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby is canceled

The last time the gravity-powered derby cars failed to rumble down the famed hill at Akron’s Derby Downs, America was at war.The hill and grands...

May 26th, 2020 |  


E-signature rule for ballot campaigns stayed as Ohio appeals

E-signature rule for ballot campaigns stayed as Ohio appeals

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal court panel temporarily stopped Ohio ballot campaigns Tuesday from proceeding under less restrictive signature-g...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Turkey numbers in Ohio down in season’s final hunt

Turkey numbers in Ohio down in season’s final hunt

Given that groundhogs, wild hogs and coyotes are fair game throughout the year, legal hunting in Ohio never ends. Specified hunting seasons, on the ot...

May 24th, 2020 |