Scioto River Columbus Says Test Of New Water Purification System Was Successful By Jim Letizia • Jul 7, 2017 monitorcp.com Columbus city officials say last week's test of a 35 million dollar ion exchange system at the Dublin Road water treatment plant was a success. Man Convicted Of Killing Girlfriend At Local Homeless Camp By Jim Letizia • Jun 17, 2017 Columbus Division of Police A Franklin County jury has convicted a man of killing his girlfriend in a south side homeless camp last year. Body Of Missing Kayaker Recovered From Scioto River By Jim Letizia • May 25, 2017 Marion County Sheriff's deputies have recovered the body of a second kayaker from the Scioto River near Marion. Marion County Authorities Searching For Missing Kayaker By Associated Press • May 24, 2017 Marion County Sheriff's deputies today resume the search for a kayaker presumed dead after his friend's body was found floating in the Scioto River near Marion. Joey LaBute's Family Wants His Killer Brought To Justice By Jim Letizia • Mar 6, 2017 Columbus Division of Police There are new calls for justice in the murder of a man who vanished from a Columbus bar one year ago. Search For Rare And Endangered Species In Ohio Forest Scheduled For Spring By Associated Press • Feb 10, 2017 fitnesselectronicsblog.com Experts plan to search for rare and endangered species this spring in Shawnee State Forest as they try to stop logging. Body Found In Scioto River Identified By Jim Letizia • Nov 10, 2016 Columbus Division of Police Columbus police have identified the body found November 1 by an angler near Berliner Park. Police ID Man Who Drowned In Scioto River By Jim Letizia • Aug 3, 2016 ohioebirdhotspots.wikispaces.com Columbus police have identified the man who drowned while attempting to swim in the Scioto River on Monday. Police ID Teen Pulled From Scioto River By Jim Letizia • Jun 4, 2016 Family photo via Columbus Division of Police Columbus police confirm divers have pulled the body of a missing swimmer from the Scioto River. Teen Believed Drowned In Scioto River By Jim Letizia • Jun 3, 2016 Dive teams today resume their search of the Scioto River near downtown, where a teen boy is believed to have drowned Thursday. Coroner: Cause Of LaBute's Death Undetermined By Jim Letizia • May 3, 2016 Columbus Division of Police Autopsy results are inconclusive on the body of the man found dead in the Scioto River in late March, several weeks after he was reported missing. Police ID Second Body Found In Scioto River By Jim Letizia • Apr 21, 2016 Columbus police have released the identity of the homeless woman whose body was found in the Scioto River early Tuesday. Police ID One Of Two Bodies Found In Scioto River, Arrest One Suspect By Jim Letizia • Apr 20, 2016 Columbus Division of Police Columbus police have arrested a suspect in the slaying of a homeless woman. Police ID Body Found In Scioto River By Jim Letizia • Apr 1, 2016 Columbus Division of Police The Franklin County coroner has identified the body found earlier this week in the Scioto River downtown. Body Found In Scioto River By Jim Letizia • Mar 30, 2016 Columbus Police are working to identify the body found in the Scioto River yesterday in the downtown area. Man Dies Attempting To Flee Columbus Police By Jim Letizia • Nov 20, 2015 Columbus Division of Police Columbus police say a homeless man who attempted to flee arrest by jumping into the Scioto River yesterday drowned after being underwater for 40 minutes. City: Algae Treatments Source Of Foul-Smelling Tap Water In Westwind By Jim Letizia • Aug 28, 2015 columbus.gov Columbus city officials say treatments for algae blooms in the Scioto River have caused foul-smelling drinking water in the Hilliard area. Future Of Santa Maria Remains Unclear By Jim Letizia • Aug 14, 2014 Work is underway to remove the Santa Maria from its dock on the Scioto River in downtown Columbus, but its future remains unclear. Commission Approves Two Downtown Projects By Jim Letizia • Aug 29, 2013 The Columbus Downtown Commission has approved plans to remove the Main Street dam on the Scioto River to create more green space. Coleman Year In Review - Part 3 By Jim Letizia • Dec 27, 2012 Earlier this year, Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman pledged 18-million city dollars toward removing the Main Street dam and developing the acres of land along the Scioto river downtown that would be created by the structure's removal.