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EPA releases 5-year plan to improve Great Lakes

CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama administration announced an updated five-year plan for restoring the Great Lakes on Wednesday, calling for accelerated efforts to address toxic pollution, invasive species and farm runoff and restore plant and wildlife habitat.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 September 2014

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Auditor rival would assess charter funding

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Democratic candidate for state auditor has outlined the policy goals he would pursue if elected.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 September 2014

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Ohioans deserve to hear candidates debate, not just run TV ads

 

The handful of Ohioans who follow state politics are waiting for the debates to start. Spirited political discourse on a range of critical issues gives voters valuable insight about candidates.

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Study: High poverty school districts have worse report cards

A study of Ohio Report Card data indicates higher poverty districts have lower grades – a conclusion that is not a surprise for area school district officials.

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Ohio reservist remembered at memorial service

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hundreds of family and friends gathered for a memorial service to remember a central Ohio Navy reservist who was killed by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan last week.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 September 2014

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Ohio airwaves dominated by pro-Kasich spots

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Positive messages about Gov. John Kasich have dominated the more than 12,000 state-level political ads aired on national network and cable stations in Ohio so far this election cycle, an analysis by the non-partisan Center for Public Integrity has found.

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Ohio court denies appeals in boy's death

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio court has denied the appeals of a mother and her ex-boyfriend sentenced in the beating death of the woman's 14-year-old son.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 September 2014

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14-year-old charged in Kettering school bomb threat

KETTERING, Ohio (AP) — Prosecutors in southwest Ohio have charged a 14-year-old student with inducing panic in a school bomb threat earlier this month.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 September 2014

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