1,050 Ohio National Guard to help in hospitals

1,050 Ohio National Guard to help in hospitals

Gov. Mike DeWine has ordered 1,050 Ohio National Guard members into Ohio’s hospitals to help with staffing shortages related to COVID-19.The mem...

December 17th, 2021 |  


Schism continues in GOP over gerrymandering

Schism continues in GOP over gerrymandering

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s Republican state legislative leaders argued Friday that because they passed new state legislative maps without Democrati...

December 17th, 2021 |  


Ohio Senate approves ending conceal carry permit requirement

Ohio Senate approves ending conceal carry permit requirement

COLUMBUS — A concealed weapons permit would become optional and the requirement that individuals “promptly” notify police officers t...

December 17th, 2021 |  



Court rejects challenge of vaccination incentive lottery

Court rejects challenge of vaccination incentive lottery

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a challenge of Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s first vaccination incentive prog...

December 16th, 2021 |  


All from US missionary group freed in Haiti

All from US missionary group freed in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The remaining members of a U.S. missionary group who were kidnapped two months ago in Haiti have been freed, Haitian pol...

December 16th, 2021 |  


Police: Armed man killed after standoff at Ohio home

Police: Armed man killed after standoff at Ohio home

DAYTON — A man with a history of mental illness who ran out of a Dayton home with a gun during a standoff that followed at least one earlier sho...

December 15th, 2021 |  


Ohio casino official: College sports covered by betting bill

Ohio casino official: College sports covered by betting bill

COLUMBUS — Sports betting in Ohio will cover major collegiate sports — including Ohio State football — the head of the state agency ...

December 15th, 2021 |  


Remains found in Summit County in 1982 are those of former O’Jays guitarist

Remains found in Summit County in 1982 are those of former O’Jays guitarist

TWINSBURG — Skeletal remains found nearly 40 years ago have been identified as those of a guitarist who once played with the R&B group The O...

December 15th, 2021 updated: December 15th, 2021. |  


Police: Kids killed in triple slaying may have been targets

Police: Kids killed in triple slaying may have been targets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A police investigator says he believes the people who killed two young children along with a man at an Ohio apartment comp...

December 15th, 2021 updated: December 15th, 2021. |  


Legislation proposed to streamline Ohio state laws, rules

Legislation proposed to streamline Ohio state laws, rules

COLUMBUS — Ohioans could receive state tax documents electronically, hearings over driver’s license suspensions could be done remotely, an...

December 14th, 2021 |