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12:30 pm
Wed August 27, 2014

Court Overturns Convictions In Amish Hair Attacks

An appeals court has overturned hate-crime convictions of 16 Amish found guilty in beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow members of their faith in Ohio. 

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11:29 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Road Salt Prices Are Soaring

The state and local communities are paying more this year for the road salt used to keep roadways clear in the winter.

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11:18 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Armengau Sentenced To 13 Years In Prison

A Columbus defense attorney convicted of raping women connected to his legal practice was sentenced Tuesday to 13 years in prison. 

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11:04 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Experts With Role In Developing Common Core Testify Before House Committee

Opponents of the education standards known as Common Core spent a week criticizing that set of standards while supporting a Republican bill to repeal it. 

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11:50 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Georgia Woman Sentenced For 1987 Columbus Murder

Zina Roberson
Credit Columbus Division of Police

A  woman arrested last year in Georgia for a 1987 stabbing in Columbus has pleaded guilty to a murder charge and been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison.

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11:47 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Toledo Mayor Forces Resignation Of Water Treatment Plant Director

David Leffler
Credit City of Toledo

The man in charge of Toledo's troubled water treatment plant is stepping down.

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6:57 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Third Parties Noticing FitzGerald's Problems

The campaign troubles of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald have gotten the attention of undecided voters and third party officials and supporters.

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6:48 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Metro Parks Chief Retiring

John O'meara
Credit Metro Parks

Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks director John O’Meara says he will retire at the end of November.

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6:44 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Reynoldsburg Schools File Complaint Against Teachers Unions

The Reynoldsburg City Schools' board has filed an unfair labor practices complaint against the local and state teachers unions for walking away from contract negotiations.

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6:42 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Abandoned Coal Mine Void Could Harm Roadway

State transportation officials believe a section of U.S. Route 33 in Nelsonville is sagging because of abandoned coal mine space beneath the road, and they're trying to pinpoint the problem areas.

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6:38 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Local Woman Sentenced For Stealing From Non-Profit Group

A woman convicted of stealing more than 588 thousand dollars from her non-profit employer in Reynoldsburg was sentenced Monday to two years in prison.

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6:29 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Number Of Local Mumps Cases Now Exceed 480

Columbus Public Health officials say the mumps outbreak is slowing down, but is not yet over. 

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6:25 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Drugs Suspected In Deaths Of Two East Columbus Residents

Drug overdoses are suspected in the deaths of two people in east Columbus. 

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6:23 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Late Night Shootings Wound Two People

Columbus police are investigating two shootings last night that injured a man and a girl.

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9:38 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Ohio’s Lyme Disease-Carrying Tick Population Is Exploding

A new report says Ohio’s population of Lyme disease-carrying ticks has skyrocketed in recent years. 

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9:34 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Ohio Lawmakers Offer Suicide Prevention Proposal

A bill is being proposed in Ohio that would require community colleges and universities to have suicide prevention programs on and off campus. 

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9:31 am
Mon August 25, 2014

$1.5M In Illegal Cash Seized This Year

The federal government says a Columbus-based investigations task force has seized more than $1.5 million so far this year from criminal activities. 

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6:26 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

Task Force Set To Help Ohioans Access Attorneys For Civil Cases

Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor

Low income Ohioans who are accused of a crime are appointed a public defender.

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12:35 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

Restored League Park Officially Opens Saturday

League Park in its heyday
Credit leaguepark.org

A newly renovated League Park in Cleveland will reopen on Saturday afternoon.

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7:23 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Natural Gas Leak Closes Bishop Ready High School

Bishop Ready High School is closed today after a gas leak sent students home early yesterday.

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