State briefs

524k Ohio absentee ballots requestedCOLUMBUS (AP) — State officials say more than 524,000 absentee ballots have been requested in Ohio this year...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Ohio Turnpike may see self-driving testing

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s toll road, a heavily traveled connector between the East Coast and Chicago, is moving closer to allowing the testing of ...

August 19th, 2016 |  


State briefs

Fair attendance drops; manager points to weatherCOLUMBUS (AP) — Organizers say an estimated 921,000 people went to this year’s Ohio State ...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Ohio troopers report big increase in seized heroin

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio troopers seized about seven times as much heroin during the first half of 2016 as they did during the same period last year...

August 11th, 2016 |  


State briefs

WSU withdraws from hosting presidential debateDAYTON (AP) — The first presidential general election debate is moving to New York after an Wright...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Ohio seeks adjusted contract rules for minority companies

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ohio transportation officials are asking the federal government to adjust rules used to award highway design and construction c...

May 1st, 2016 |  


Ground broken on Cedar Point youth sports complex

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Officials at Ohio’s Cedar Point amusement park have broken ground on a $23.5 million youth-sports complex.The Cedar ...

May 1st, 2016 |  


State briefs

Free fishing weekend offered COLUMBUS — The state is offering Ohioans the chance to fish for free on public waters that include Lake Erie and the...

May 1st, 2016 updated: May 1st, 2016. |  


State briefs

Authorities urge people to keep pets leashed near icy pondsHAMILTON (AP) — Authorities in southwest Ohio are urging people to keep pets leashed ...

January 23rd, 2016 |  


Get a jump on your tax returns

COLUMBUS — Now that the holiday season is over, attention will soon shift to the much less jolly income tax-filing season.The Internal Revenue S...

January 9th, 2016 |