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Ohio workgroup releases report focused on public assistance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A workgroup tasked with studying Ohioans' reliance on public assistance programs has finalized its recommendations and research on the issue.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 April 2015

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Ohio cities could lose state funds over traffic camera use

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some cities could lose state money for operating traffic cameras under a change the Ohio House has made to the state budget.

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Jail to inmates: Buy underwear in commissary or go commando

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Buy underwear from the commissary or go commando.

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Ohio lawmakers join forces to crack down on charter schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State lawmakers frustrated by attendance, accountability and performance troubles plaguing Ohio's charter school system introduced bipartisan legislation on Wednesday to tackle the problem.

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Ohio museum director to accept gold medal for WWII heroes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The director of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Ohio will accept a congressional gold medal on behalf of World War II's "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders."

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Ohio lawmakers discuss pushing back primary election date

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill that would move the date of the Ohio primary election back a week next year is getting its first committee hearing.

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Federal grants to help Ohioans with housing problems

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal housing grants totaling $134,000 are designed to help Ohioans make good decisions about housing and stave off foreclosures.

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State sets construction, dock rules at Ohio's Buckeye Lake

BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Resources has set new construction and dock usage policies at central Ohio's Buckeye Lake, where federal officials have warned a deteriorating dam could fail.

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