Wittenberg University has chosen an Oberlin College administrator as its new president.


A federal jury has convicted a former Summit County council member of six bribery related charges for accepting cash, campaign donations and home improvements from Akron-area businessmen.

Grove City Police

A convicted sex offender released from prison in November has been charged in the shooting death of a 21-year-old Ohio State University student.

Runner's World

An internationally known runner who completed 744 marathons has died. Don McNelly was 96. 

Tokes family via toledoblade.com

Police say an Ohio college student whose body was found near a park had been shot, and they are investigating the death as a homicide. 

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

The Ohio Parole Board has released its recommendation on whether Governor John Kasich should spare the life of a man who killed two people in back-to-back robberies in Parma almost exactly 25 years ago. 

Columbus Division of Police

A Columbus man is awaiting sentencing for killing a pizza delivery driver in 2015. 


A federal judge in Cleveland is weighing in on President Trump's personal criticism of other judges without mentioning the president by name.


A bipartisan bill in the Ohio House would allow victims of dating violence to seek a protective order against an alleged perpetrator.

Oil-and-gas drillers say they've paid 43 million dollars in property taxes to local governments and schools in six Ohio counties since 2011.


The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says it will put more Wayne National Forest land up for auction to oil-and-gas drillers on March 23.


Experts plan to search for rare and endangered species this spring in Shawnee State Forest as they try to stop logging.

Ohio Public Radio

A Democratic state lawmaker is pushing to overhaul the voter registration system by allowing people to opt out of registering to vote rather than opting in.


The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is finalizing a land swap in Colorado with central Ohio billionaire Les Wexner.


Republican and Democratic state lawmakers are proposing different bills regarding the creation of sanctuary cities, which shield undocumented immigrants from prosecution based on their status.


Interim Allen County Sheriff Jimmy Everett died on Tuesday, less than a week after he was appointed.

Youngstown Police

A Columbus man will serve 11 years in prison for beating and killing another man in September of 2015.

A Columbus man who went to prison for sexually assaulting prostitutes is back behind bars. 

Columbus Division of Police

A federal grand jury has indicted a Columbus man on five counts of human trafficking.

Changes in when public schools start their day are coming to one local district.