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Ohio officeholders, local officials to talk transparency

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's auditor and treasurer are teaming up for an announcement about added local government transparency.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

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Ohio police trained to reduce lethal force used on dogs

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio police department is implementing mandatory training for reducing lethal force used on dogs.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

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City making progress on ice jam damage at Ohio cemetery

MAUMEE, Ohio (AP) — Officials say they're making progress cleaning up the damage caused when chunks of ice along a northwest Ohio river pushed up into a cemetery and toppled Civil War-era headstones.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

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Coast Guard: Lake Erie spill believed to be from power plant

CLEVELAND (AP) — U.S. Coast Guard crews investigating the spill of an unknown substance into Lake Erie believe it came from an outflow pipe at a Cleveland public power plant.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 April 2015

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Trial to start for officer charged in deaths of 2 suspects

CLEVELAND (AP) — The outcome of voluntary manslaughter charges against a Cleveland police officer likely will rest on a judge's decision whether the final 15 shots he fired during a 137-shot barrage by officers was justified.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 April 2015

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Ohioans must register by Monday to vote in May 5 primary

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Monday is the deadline for Ohioans to register to vote for the May 5 primary and special election.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 April 2015

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Report cites numerous problem at Dayton women's prison

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A state women's prison in Dayton has numerous problems, including inappropriate relationships between staff and inmates, the availability of prohibited substances and problems with mental health services, according to a new report.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 April 2015

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Poultry experts urge prevention to keep bird-flu out of Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio poultry industry officials and veterinarians are urging prevention to keep a bird-flu strain out of the state that has been identified in other parts of the country.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 April 2015

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