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Ohio officials seize illegally poached ginseng

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio wildlife officials have confiscated more than 60 pounds of wild ginseng this fall as it cracks down on those involved in illegally poaching and selling the expensive root found in southeastern Ohio woodlands.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 November 2014

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Police: Ohio girl, 3, shot by 4-year-old brother

 

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 3-year-old Ohio girl is in critical condition after being shot in the head by her 4-year-old brother, who found a gun in a dresser.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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Technical issue slows early voting in central Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bandwidth shortage caused a temporary slowdown at an early voting center in central Ohio, where dozens of residents were lined up to vote before Election Day.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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5-year-old boy with gunshot wound dies in SW Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a 5-year-old boy with a gunshot wound has died in southwestern Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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Campaigns, voting near final decision in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) topping the ticket against a Democratic opponent unable to gain traction, Republicans in Ohio are anticipating a big day in Ohio's general elections Tuesday.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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Man's body recovered from lake in southwest Ohio

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A coroner's investigator says a man's body has been recovered from a lake after the man drove his truck into the water.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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Ohio seeks tissue samples in deer disease case

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A rare disease found in Ohio's captive deer population has prompted state wildlife officials to seek tissue samples from wild deer in the area around the hunting preserve where an infected deer was confirmed.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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Ohio farmers feel effects of grain elevator damage

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Farmers in southeast Ohio are rerouting hundreds of millions of pounds of corn and soybeans after an explosion caused one of the largest grain elevators in the state to close.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 November 2014

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