Central Ohio Counties Lead In Population Growth

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Central Ohio counties are leading the state in population growth categories. Population estimates released by the census bureau show Franklin County — home to Columbus — recorded by far the most births in the state last year, 18,200. Adjacent Delaware County...

Toledo’s Last Abortion Clinic Fights For License

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The city of Toledo’s last abortion clinic is fighting to keep its license in the face of a state mandate requiring such facilities to have a transfer agreement with a hospital. The Blade ( ) newspaper reports that the Capital Care Network tried to...

Vigil Remembers 3 Teens Killed In Ohio Crash

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Dozens of a friends and classmates gathered near a southwest Ohio high school to remember three students killed when their car ran off the road and hit a tree. The vigil took place Wednesday night at the Future Farmers of America barn behind Tecumseh High...

Findlay family welcomes identical triplets

A Findlay couple’s family grew by three on Monday with the birth of identical triplets at Toledo Hospital. Haley Hassan and her fiancé, David Flick, welcomed the babies Monday morning. Kiley Christine was born at 10:49 a.m., weighing 2 pounds, 2 ounces; Keeley Ann at 10:50...

Hancock County Fair planning 75th anniversary celebration

The Hancock County Fair Board is planning a celebration this year, marking the fair’s 75th anniversary at the Sandusky Street grounds. Hancock County Commissioner Phillip Riegle will represent the office on the celebration’s planning committee. Riegle briefly described some...

Officials: Dogs Killed Inhumanely At Ohio Shelter

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio (AP) — Three animal shelter employees in southeast Ohio have pleaded not guilty to charges of inhumanely killing dogs. The Gallia County dog warden, his assistant and a former warden are accused of killing dogs by injecting a drug directly into their hearts...

Child Playing With Lighters Ignites Ohio House

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) — A 5-year-old playing with a lighter he found under a bed is being blamed for a house fire that destroyed the second floor of a northeast Ohio home. The child’s mother managed to get him and a sibling out safely Wednesday when fire swept through the...

Ohio Man Shot By Deputies Was Hit In Head

MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — A county coroner says a 65-year-old man who was shot by sheriff deputies in suburban Cleveland died from a gunshot wound to the head. Authorities have yet to release details of what happened when Cuyahoga (KY-uh-HOH’-guh) County...

UPDATE: Man arrested after early morning chase in Findlay

A Findlay man has been arrested following an early morning chase near the University of Findlay. A Findlay police officer was attempting to stop a 1996 black Dodge Ram truck driven by Robert Ferdinandsen, 54, of Findlay, at the intersection of Frazer and Bolton street...

Millers The First Brothers In Sweet 16 Together

From his formative years in western Pennsylvania to working his big brother’s staff, Archie Miller has spent most his life in Sean’s shadow. Well, look where Archie and the Dayton Flyers are now: In the Sweet 16, just like Sean and the Arizona Wildcats. They have...