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7:16 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Stivers Wants Coins Made Out Of Steel

Steve Stivers
Credit U.S. House of Representatives

Republican Congressman Steve Stivers of Columbus recently reintroduced his measure changing the materials used to make U.S. coins.

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7:03 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Veterans ID Cards Growing In Popularity

Credit Franklin County Recorder's Office

Tens of thousands of Ohio veterans have an easier way to prove their eligibility for benefits they've earned through their service.

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6:51 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Columbus School Kids To Get Free Lunches This Fall

Credit U.S. Department of Agriculture

Every student in the Columbus City Schools will get free lunches when classes resume in the fall.

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6:44 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Former Fair Treasurer To Plead Guilty To Theft Today

David Brobst

The former treasurer of the Franklin County Fair is preparing to plead guilty to stealing public funds.

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6:42 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Chief Recommends Cop Be Fired For Abusing Drugs

Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs has recommended safety director Mitch Brown fire an officer who allegedly abused prescription pills.

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6:32 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Canal Winchester's Discolored Water Said To Be Safe

Canal Winchester officials say water customers may notice their water is discolored or cloudy, but that it is safe for drinking and bathing.

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6:28 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Storms Knock Out Power For Thousands

Credit weather underground

Cleanup efforts will continue today after strong storms struck throughout the state last night.

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7:48 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Celebration Of "Freedom Summer" Anniversary This Week At Miami University

The college campus where hundreds of civil rights activists gathered in June 1964 to prepare for registering blacks to vote in racially segregated Mississippi is commemorating the 50th anniversary of that "Freedom Summer."

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9:44 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Ohio Elections Chief Sets New Early Voting Hours

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has issued new early voting hours for the final days before Election Day following a federal judge's order last week. 

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9:38 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Toledo’s Last Abortion Clinic Moves A Step Closer To Closure

Credit toledoblade.com

The last abortion clinic in Toledo could be shut down by the state soon. 

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11:53 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Child Water Safety Tips

Credit M. Kuhlman

Swimming season is in full swing in Ohio, and experts say it’s important children be taught basic water safety.

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11:45 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Kasich Defends Taylor In Timesheet Probe

Mary Taylor
Credit State of Ohio

Ohio Governor John Kasich is defending Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor, after two of her top aides resigned because of concerns about their timesheets.

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11:40 am
Tue June 17, 2014

State Lawmaker Sentenced For DUI

Stephen Slesnick
Credit Ohio House of Representatives

A Democratic State Representative was sentenced yesterday to one year of probation after pleading no contest to a charge of driving while under the influence.

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8:57 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Former Lawmaker Among Those Being Investigated For Ethics Violations

Dale Mallory
Credit cincinnati.com

Republican Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien says former Democratic State Representative Dale Mallory is one of the subjects of an investigation into possible ethics violations.

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7:32 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Kasich Signs Mid-Biennium Review

Governor Signs Budget Bill
Credit WKSU

Ohio Governor John Kasich has signed the midterm budget bill that includes several policy changes.

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7:26 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Santa Maria To Be Removed From Downtown River

Credit santamaria.org

Columbus city officials say the Santa Maria, the replica of Christopher Columbus' flagship, is being pulled out of the Scioto River to make room for implementation of the Scioto Greenways plan.

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7:22 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Historic Home Damaged By Fire

Emmett House
Credit danemmett.org

State and Mount Vernon fire officials suspect arson is the cause of the early Monday fire that severely damaged the birthplace of Daniel Decatur Emmett, the author of the 1859 song "Dixie.

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7:15 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Delaware County Man Sentenced On Porn Charges

George Metzger
Credit Delaware County Sheriff

A Lewis Center man was sentenced to four years in prison yesterday for collecting child pornography.

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7:13 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Marion County Coach Sentenced For Sex Crimes

Martina Stanley
Credit Marion County Sheriff

The former cross country coach at Elgin High School was sentenced yesterday to two weeks in prison and probation for having sex with a teenage boy.

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7:11 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Man Sentenced For Killing Knox County Woman

Tyrone Caldwell
Credit Knox County Sheriff

  

Knox County prosecutors say a Mount Vernon man has pleaded guilty to stabbing and killing an 80-year-old woman last April.

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