Republican lawmaker to introduce marijuana legalization bill

Republican lawmaker to introduce marijuana legalization bill

COLUMBUS — Recreational marijuana would be legalized in Ohio for adults 21 and older under Republican legislation coming in the Ohio House that ...

October 12th, 2021 updated: October 12th, 2021. |  


Ex-jail director to serve time in jail once called inhumane

Ex-jail director to serve time in jail once called inhumane

CLEVELAND — The former director of a county jail in Cleveland where federal authorities described conditions as “inhumane” was sente...

October 8th, 2021 updated: October 8th, 2021. |  


Ex-Cleveland council member sentenced to 6 years in prison

Ex-Cleveland council member sentenced to 6 years in prison

AKRON — A former Cleveland City Council member was sentenced Friday to six years in prison for filing false expense reports that led to the thef...

October 8th, 2021 |  



Commissioner sought to oversee 3 Ohio redistricting suits

Commissioner sought to oversee 3 Ohio redistricting suits

COLUMBUS — Attorneys in one of three lawsuits brought against Ohio’s newly drawn maps of legislative districts asked the state’s hig...

October 4th, 2021 |  


Ohio lawmakers set to miss another redistricting deadline

Ohio lawmakers set to miss another redistricting deadline

COLUMBUS, Ohio — State lawmakers in Ohio missed their initial Thursday deadline for redrawing the state’s congressional district maps for ...

September 30th, 2021 |  


Ohio House Republicans debut new anti-vaccine mandate bill

Ohio House Republicans debut new anti-vaccine mandate bill

COLUMBUS — Public and private sector employees could seek exemptions from employer-mandated coronavirus vaccines in three general areas, includi...

September 28th, 2021 updated: September 28th, 2021. |  


Abortion rights protesters rally inside Ohio Statehouse

Abortion rights protesters rally inside Ohio Statehouse

COLUMBUS — More than 100 abortion rights protesters rallied inside the Ohio Statehouse Tuesday and briefly entered the Senate chamber.The protes...

September 28th, 2021 |  


CAIR, advocate groups sue GOP’s legislative maps in Ohio

CAIR, advocate groups sue GOP’s legislative maps in Ohio

COLUMBUS — The newly drawn legislative district maps in Ohio were contested for the third time Monday, when state and national civic groups file...

September 27th, 2021 |  


Rising costs of food affecting groceries, restaurants

Rising costs of food affecting groceries, restaurants

DAYTON — If you’re planning a tailgate party this fall, expect to see a climb in your grocery bill. Food prices for things like meat, eggs...

September 25th, 2021 |  


Ohio lawmakers introduce flurry of COVID-19 bills

Ohio lawmakers introduce flurry of COVID-19 bills

COLUMBUS — The debate over COVID-19 vaccination and masking requirements produced a flurry of bills from Republicans in the Ohio General Assembl...

September 25th, 2021 |