Ohio urging police agencies to meet new statewide standards

By Andrew Welsh-HugginsAssociated PressCOLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio is urging state law enforcement agencies to adopt new standards governing the use of...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Ohio troopers add anti-drug effort to safety mission

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio State Highway Patrol says the agency’s new anti-drug emphasis is paying off with record seizures of heroin,...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


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New year sees gas prices lowerCOLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio gas prices begin the new year lower than they were a week ago, though the national average we...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


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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 |  


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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 |  


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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 |