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Ohio farmers face big property tax hike next year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Many Ohio farmers will see their property taxes take a big jump next year because of imperfections in a formula used to determine farm taxes.

For some, those tax bills will double or go up even more.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 October 2014

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Stats show restraint, seclusion of Ohio students

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Early statistics show that more than one-third of Ohio's public schools restrained at least one student during the last school year, and about 13 percent of public schools isolated children in seclusion rooms.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 October 2014

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Ohio propane sellers don't expect another shortage

CINCINNATI (AP) — Propane sellers in Ohio say customers should think about filling their tanks now before winter hits.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 October 2014

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Ohioans paying less for gas this week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio motorists are paying less for gas to start the work week.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 October 2014

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Dayton firm will redevelop former GM factory

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A national design firm with local headquarters has signed on to redevelop a former Dayton-area General Motors factory into an 800-job automotive glass plant operated by a Chinese company.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 October 2014

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Ohio teen could face death penalty

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Jurors in a southwest Ohio county will decide whether to recommend a death sentence for a 19-year-old man convicted in the slaying of a U.S. Navy recruit.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 October 2014

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Pipeline's path stirs opposition in Va., W.Va.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A proposed $5 billion pipeline that would deliver natural gas to the Southeast is finding pockets of opposition along its planned path in West Virginia and Virginia, where it would carve through two national forests.

Last Updated on Saturday, 04 October 2014

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Ohio minimum wage to hit $8.10 per hour next year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's minimum wage is scheduled to go up by 15 cents to $8.10 beginning Jan. 1.

Last Updated on Saturday, 04 October 2014

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