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8:15 am
Thu July 3, 2014

More Mosquito Traps In Columbus This Year

Credit National Geographic

Columbus Public Health officials are increasing the number of mosquito traps around the city this year, as part of an effort to prevent the spread of diseases like West Nile Virus.

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8:11 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Mumps Cases Now Over 450

Credit wksu

The growth of mumps cases in central Ohio appears to be slowing.

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8:01 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Ohio Ranked 12th For Opioid Prescriptions

Credit Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control says Ohio doctors prescribe painkillers at high rates.

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7:46 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Athens County Drug Dealer Gets Ten Years In Prison

Bert Sharrer
Credit Athens County Sheriff's Office

An Athens County man who prosecutors say helped lead a two-state drug ring was sentenced to ten years in prison yesterday.

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7:38 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Marysville Arsonist Sentenced

Danny Johnson
Credit Marysville Police

A Marysville man convicted of setting a string of house fires was sentenced yesterday to 8 1/2 years in prison.

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7:26 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Dayton Dragons To Be Sold

The Dayton Dragons will soon be under new ownership.

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7:15 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Trucker Sentenced Following Fatal 2013 Crash

Tracy Ferrell
Credit Pickaway County Sheriff's Office

A Michigan truck driver will serve 15 months in prison for altering his log book after causing a fatal crash in Pickaway County last September.

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7:04 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Sam Sheppard Case Documents Now Online

Credit Cleveland Police

The case files of one of Ohio's most famous murder cases are going public.

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6:53 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Extinct Ohio Animals Subject Of New Exhibit

A new exhibit at the Ohio History Center in Columbus tells the story of the state's extinct animal species.

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6:43 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Conjoined Ohio Twins Setting Records

The Gaylon Twins
Credit Dayton Daily News

Conjoined twins from Beavercreek are ready to break a pair of major records.

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6:32 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Deal Reached In House Speaker Contest

The two frontrunners to become the next Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives have reached an agreement, putting one a step closer to the seat.

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7:26 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

ODNR Says Shale Drilling Industry Coming Of Age

The natural gas boom is still pushing an industry that’s growing in Ohio -- not only attracting oil and gas companies but other businesses that benefit from shale production.

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7:08 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Gambling Interests Say JobsOhio Ruling Protects Them From Suit

A coalition of gambling interests is citing a recent Ohio Supreme Court decision involving Governor John Kasich's privatized job-creation agency, JobsOhio, as grounds to dismiss a separate lawsuit challenging video lottery terminals at horse tracks.

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7:03 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Ohio Gas And Oil Developers Had Big Year In 2013

State data shows 2013 was a big year for oil and gas development.

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6:52 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Medical Marijuana Issue Fails To Qualify For Fall Ballot

Steve Elliot hemp.org

A push to place a medical marijuana question before Ohio voters this fall has failed.

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10:47 am
Wed July 2, 2014

New Funding Model Starts For Community Colleges

The way community colleges in Ohio earn the money they receive from the state has changed. 

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10:20 am
Wed July 2, 2014

Prosecutors Announce Largest Federal Murder Indictment In Ohio History

17 alleged members of the Short North Posse are accused of 12 unsolved murders and 23 attempted murders in six central Ohio cities since 2005. 

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11:48 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Standards For Posting Beach Warnings Under Debate

Federal and state officials are clashing over standards for warning the public about water contamination at the nation's beaches.

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8:16 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Summer Reading Programs Help Kids Retain School Lessons

Credit morguefile

During the summer break, school kids often forget some of the lessons they learned in class.

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7:48 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Former P&G Chief Nominated To Run VA

Credit Cincinnati.com

President Obama has nominated Bob McDonald, the former CEO of Cincinnati-based Procter & Gamble, as head of the Department of Veterans Affairs, which is dealing with reports of lengthy waiting times and mismanagement.

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