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Millions shifted to widen interstate

About $67 million in additional funding will help widen Interstate 75 in Hancock and Wood counties. The Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission on Monday approved relocating funds from an under-budget Cleveland bridge project to I-75 reconstruction, according to a state...

Ohio Teen’s Age Center Of School Shooting Appeal

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — The age of a teen gunman in a school shooting two years ago in northeastern Ohio is at the center of an appeal over his life sentences. T.J. Lane’s defense attorneys and prosecutors will go before an appeals court Wednesday. They’re expected to...

Ohio Teen’s Age Center Of School Shooting Appeal

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — The age of a teen gunman in a school shooting two years ago in northeastern Ohio is at the center of an appeal over his life sentences. T.J. Lane’s defense attorneys and prosecutors will go before an appeals court Wednesday. They’re expected to...

Ohio Teen’s Age Center Of School Shooting Appeal

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — The age of a teen gunman in a school shooting two years ago in northeastern Ohio is at the center of an appeal over his life sentences. T.J. Lane’s defense attorneys and prosecutors will go before an appeals court Wednesday. They’re expected to...

Ohio Teen’s Age Center Of School Shooting Appeal

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — The age of a teen gunman in a school shooting two years ago in northeastern Ohio is at the center of an appeal over his life sentences. T.J. Lane’s defense attorneys and prosecutors will go before an appeals court Wednesday. They’re expected to...

Youth Pleads Guilty In Ohio Crash That Killed 2

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio teenager driving in a crash that killed two other teens has pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated vehicular homicide. Kyle Stein pleaded guilty Monday to the two felony counts, while two others were dismissed in Hamilton County Common Pleas...

Youth Pleads Guilty In Ohio Crash That Killed 2

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio teenager driving in a crash that killed two other teens has pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated vehicular homicide. Kyle Stein pleaded guilty Monday to the two felony counts, while two others were dismissed in Hamilton County Common Pleas...

Landfill to accept dirt from I-75 project

Hancock County’s commissioners have agreed accept up to 200,000 cubic yards of fill dirt from the widening of Interstate 75 project. The commissioners signed an agreement with Millers Brothers Construction, Inc., to take the debris at the Hancock County Landfill, 3763 County Road...

Ohio Gov Says Will Keep Spending On Bridge Project

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio’s governor says the state will keep moving ahead on a major Ohio River bridge project that’s in funding trouble on the Kentucky side. Gov. John Kasich (KAY-sik) tells The Cincinnati Enquirer ( ) he still has confidence that there will be funding...

Ohio Spends Another $2 Million For Road Salt

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials have approved spending another $2 million on road salt to replenish supplies used during the long, snowy winter. The state Controlling Board on Monday granted the request from the Ohio Department of Transportation was for more than $2 million...