Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Broader marijuana legalization measure detailed in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters laid out language Monday for broad marijuana legalization in Ohio and began collecting signatures for a 2016 ballot campaign.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

Hits: 187

Read more...

Kroger donates 700 tons of food to food banks in 6 states

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The Kroger Co. says its Mid-Atlantic Division stores donated 700 tons of perishable food to food banks in six states last year.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

Hits: 138

Read more...

Tuberculosis testing interrupts Ohio school's spring break

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio school associated with a probable case of tuberculosis is opening during its spring break week so that families associated with the facility can get health care screenings.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 April 2015

Hits: 135

Read more...

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

Hits: 106

Read more...

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

Hits: 145

Read more...

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

Hits: 135

Read more...

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

Hits: 222

Read more...

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

Hits: 208

Read more...