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5:53 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

Fairfield County Jail Escapee Recaptured

Fairfield County Sheriff's deputies say they have recaptured the man who escaped from a county jail facility this morning. Deputies say 20-year-old Elias Ferrar walked away from a job assignment at a minimum security facility for misdemeanor offenders. Ferrar was being held on a probation violation and a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.
 

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4:44 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

Rise In Holiday Spending Projected

A University of Cincinnati Economics Center forecast projects a 4.2 percent increase in retail sales for November and December, as compared with the same period a year ago.

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4:42 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

Agencies Working On Holiday Traffic Safety

Law enforcement agencies statewide will be taking a variety of steps to make the roads safer this holiday week.

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4:12 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

Fairfield County Jail Escapee Sought

Fairfield County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man who escaped from a county jail facility this morning.

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11:00 am
Mon November 19, 2012

Ohio Congresswoman To Lead Black Caucus

Congresswoman Marcia Fudge of Ohio has been elected to lead the Congressional Black Caucus.

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6:57 pm
Fri November 16, 2012

Two Dozen Student Athletes Identified On Videotapes

Authorities say 24 boys have been identified on locker room videotapes made by a high school coach charged in northeast Ohio.

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4:10 pm
Thu November 15, 2012

Ex Columbus Official Leaving PUCO

Former Columbus Utilities Director Cheryl Roberto says today

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3:38 pm
Thu November 15, 2012

State Investigating Malnourished Boy's Death

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services says it will investigate

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3:33 pm
Thu November 15, 2012

OSU Agrees To Two Apparel Deals

Ohio State university says apparel partnerships

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10:17 am
Thu November 15, 2012

Shigella Still A Problem In Columbus

Health officials in Ohio's capital city say they're investigating more than 770 cases of a bacterial illness that primarily affects young children, and they're urging parents to take precautions to help stop the outbreak.

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9:56 am
Thu November 15, 2012

Student Workers Win Back Lost Wages

Three companies - including one in central Ohio - have agreed in a federal settlement to pay back wages to hundreds of international students for summer jobs they held at a Hershey candy company facility in Pennsylvania.

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5:24 pm
Wed November 14, 2012

ODE Study Going Statewide

The Ohio Department of Education plans to spread a new study

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5:03 pm
Wed November 14, 2012

Great Lakes Programs Awaiting Budget Deal

Environmental activists say federal programs designed to protect

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4:56 pm
Wed November 14, 2012

Tainted Steroids Maker Takes Fifth

State Health officials say there are now 16 fungal meningitis cases

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10:17 am
Wed November 14, 2012

State considers setting up hybrid insurance exchange

The deadline is just days away for Ohio to announce whether it will begin plans for a state-based health insurance exchange in compliance with the President's Affordable Care Act.  Ohio's Republican lieutenant governor insists the new federal health care law is flawed, but she says the state is moving forward with the overhaul.

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9:50 am
Wed November 14, 2012

Child cancer victims in Clyde say report shows reasons for cancer cluster

Some families whose children are part of a northern Ohio cancer cluster say they're troubled after soil samples from a former park showed high levels of a chemical believed to increase the risk of certain cancers in humans.

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7:36 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

State Resumes Drilling Permit Process

Ohio has begun issuing its first permits for deep injection of chemically-laced wastewater from oil and gas drilling since a New Year's Eve quake in Youngstown prompted an unofficial statewide moratorium on new wells.

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7:28 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

Changes Proposed To Increase College Graduation Rate

A panel studying ways to boost Ohio's college graduation rate says tuition should be raised on students to out-of-state amounts, and the state should withhold money from those students' institutions if they're taking years and years to graduate.

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7:20 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

Criminal Charges Could Come In Columbus Schools

Citing organized and persistent interference with the attendance data investigation, the state auditor's office says it's likely that criminal charges will be brought against some Columbus school district employees.

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12:32 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

Ohio Cities To Host 2015 Men's Hoops Games

In sports...Columbus, Dayton, and Cleveland hope to generate more tax

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