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Fast facts about some obstacles to heroin sobriety

Treatment facilities are packed. Inpatient rehab is costly. Insurance companies have refused coverage. Addicts looking to get clean from heroin often face an uphill battle. A look at the process, and some of the obstacles to getting sober:

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Report: Riding a bicycling getting safer in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Riding a bicycle on Ohio roads seems to be getting safer, according to state statistics.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Dayton event aims to keep young people in town

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Organizers are hoping a development summit in Dayton can attract and retain more young professionals.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Dayton man awakes to burglar smothering him

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police say an elderly Ohio man awoke as a burglar was trying to smother him with a pillow.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Columbus will seek Democratic convention

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Though Columbus was rejected as a site for the 2016 Republican National Convention, tourism officials say they will now focus on luring the Democrats.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Cincinnati restaurant workers chase down robber

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police say two employees of a Subway chased down a suspect after he allegedly robbed the same restaurant for the third time.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Ohio awards more than $570,000 for boating safety

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state is awarding more than $570,000 from its Waterways Safety Fund to 23 community public safety agencies.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 April 2014

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1 dead in East Cleveland tower after carbon monoxide leak

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Authorities near Cleveland say one woman died and 11 others were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after they evacuated a high-rise apartment building.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 April 2014

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