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Coroner: Fatal overdoses from heroin substitute on the rise

CLEVELAND (AP) — The coroner in Ohio's largest county is seeing a rise in deaths from the powerful painkiller fentanyl.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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Feds recommend draining Buckeye Lake because of weak dam

 

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the chance of dam failure is so high at a central Ohio lake that the agency is recommending it be drained until repairs can be made.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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Dieting dachshund in Ohio goes from obese to svelte

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Once a wanton wiener dog, Dennis went on a diet and is now a happy shadow of his former self after losing more than 75 percent of his body weight.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 March 2015

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Ohio man pleads not guilty in slaying of elderly couple

COSHOCTON, Ohio (AP) — One of two men charged with aggravated murder in the robbery and slaying of an elderly Ohio couple has pleaded not guilty during an arraignment.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 March 2015

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Court weighs once-condemned man's wrongful imprisonment suit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Dale Johnston was sent to death row in 1984 for a double homicide he didn't commit. He's spent the years since his 1990 release trying to get back the life he lost.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 March 2015

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Court: Judge shouldn't have scolded jurors for wrong verdict

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio judge says she deserves a reprimand from the state Supreme Court for scolding jurors who issued a verdict she believed to be wrong.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 March 2015

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New Ohio gun laws take effect March 23

DARKE COUNTY - Beginning March 23, gun owners will see a number of changes to regulations on firearms and concealed carry licensing in the Buckeye State.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 March 2015

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Report shows potential impact of high court case on Ohioans

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new federal report shows that nearly 197,000 Ohioans could lose about $576 million in health insurance subsidies this year in a case before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 March 2015

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