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Ohio now allows hunters to use noise suppressors

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has joined more than 30 states that allow hunters to use soup-can-sized noise suppressors on guns for certain wildlife such as deer and game birds.

Last Updated on Sunday, 28 December 2014

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Ohio sets up 24-hour school safety tip line

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is offering a free anonymous tip line designed to alert local law enforcement officials to school safety issues.

Last Updated on Sunday, 28 December 2014

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2 found dead after eastern Ohio mobile home fire

BEALLSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two people were found dead after a fire destroyed a mobile home in rural eastern Ohio.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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Ohioan hopes project is picked for Mars mission

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — A professor from Ohio University hopes a device she created to extract water and hydrogen from urine will draw enough public votes in a competition to be sent on an unmanned mission to Mars in 2018.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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Patrol: Alcohol may be factor in fatal Ohio crash

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says a 34-year-old northern Ohio woman was killed when her vehicle veered into a ditch, hit a utility pole and overturned in a community along Lake Erie.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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Housing agency settles with blind Ohio resident

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A regional housing authority in southwest Ohio has settled a federal lawsuit filed by a blind resident who said she needed records in an audio format.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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Shooting accident reveals Ohio woman's heart issue

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — The son of a 75-year-old northeast Ohio woman who was shot with birdshot by her husband while sitting in a recliner says the accident might be a blessing because doctors treating her found a previously undiagnosed heart problem.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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Forecasters warn high wind will sweep across Ohio

WILMINGTON — Forecasters are warning Christmas travelers of high winds expected to sweep across Ohio just as many people catch flights and hit the road for holiday festivities.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 December 2014

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