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Ohio says hemlock-killing bug gone from park trees

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials say they are winning the fight to get rid of a hemlock-killing bug at least in one southern Ohio state park.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Ohio bill revises rules for physician assistants

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A proposal that passed the Ohio House would change laws governing the licensing of physician assistants and give them authority to write prescriptions.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Ohio amusement park welcomes roller coaster fans

MASON, Ohio (AP) — More than 500 roller coaster fans from the United States and Canada are expected to attend a national conference for coaster enthusiasts at a southwestern Ohio amusement park.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Ohio school goes on daily lockdown after shootings

CINCINNATI (AP) — Officials are keeping a suburban Cincinnati elementary school on lockdown for the final three weeks of class, citing daytime violence in the area.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Ohio auctioning surplus computers, electronics

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say computers, other electronic equipment and gold jewelry are among the surplus property items for sale at a state auction.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Man indicted in Ohio hospital break room shooting

 

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has been indicted by a grand jury on charges stemming from a Veterans Affairs hospital shooting that wounded one person.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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New fight emerges in Ohio treasure hunter dispute

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Ohio company owned by a fugitive treasure hunter is fighting to gain control over recently recovered gold from a ship that sank off the South Carolina coast in 1857 in one of the worst maritime disasters in U.S. history, arguing that the Florida company now salvaging the sunken treasure from the shipwreck is trespassing.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Ohio confirms 83 measles cases over 6 counties

 

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say 83 cases of measles have been confirmed in an Ohio outbreak that began among Amish who had traveled to the Philippines, which has had an epidemic.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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