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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is setting up 15 regional offices in the state, as the campaign attempts to energize a ground game that has been lagging behind that of Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. 

Columbus fire officials are searching for the cause of a four-alarm blaze at a south side recycling facility that broke out Friday afternoon.

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Ohio State University's fired marching band director says after watching courts toss both his lawsuits seeking relief he now sees "for some injustices, there are just no legal remedies."

Franklin County Board of Elections

Franklin County Board of Elections director William Anthony formally resigned on Friday, following his indictment last month on charges of tampering with records and theft in office.

Court filings show the winner of the auction for Columbus Castings is Bridge Street LLC, a subsidiary of a New York firm called Reich Brothers Incorporated.

Columbus Division of Police

The man accused of causing a crash that killed two pedestrians in downtown Columbus in 2014 has been found guilty of all charges.

Ohio Public Radio

The state plans to appeal Friday's order from a federal district judge that blocks a state law intended to divert public money from Planned Parenthood.

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State officials say two children became ill with a new version of the swine flu virus after being in contact with infected pigs at the Clark County Fair in late July.

Ross County Sheriff's Office

The man convicted of killing a Ross County woman last year was sentenced Friday to life in prison.

Ohio Public Radio

State leaders say a committee of nearly two-dozen experts will study drug-use prevention education in schools, with orders to report back in three months.

Columbus Division of Police

A Columbus woman has been sentenced to five years in prison after she pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the heroin overdose death of her 14-month-old daughter.

The Ohio Highway Patrol says troopers seized seven times as much heroin during the first half of the year as they did during the first six months of 2015.

An online petition is calling on Ohio to quarantine heroin addicts.

Cincinnati-based Macy's says it plans to close 100 stores next year to become more competitive.

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office

Charges are pending against the suspect in a triple-murder in Dayton.

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Columbus Public Health has declared a community outbreak of cryptosporidiosis,  a diarrheal disease caused by a parasite.

The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has received a first-ever award created by a corrections group to recognize departments that strive to meet national standards.

Farmers markets are popular with many central Ohioans.

Cincinnati Police

Hamilton County prosecutor Joe Deters has released video of a 2015 incident that resulted in assault charges against the man fatally shot by Cincinnati police last Sunday.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

Columbus police have arrested a south side man on charges of killing his girlfriend's son.

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