Curb removal on East Sandusky Street begins Wednesday

Curb removal work on East Sandusky Street between Beech Avenue and South Blanchard Street will be starting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, according to the City of Findlay Engineering Department. Though East Sandusky Street will remain open during construction work, two-way traffic may be...

Ohio Authorities Try To Identify Body From River

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities were trying to determine if a body pulled from a river in southeast Ohio is that of a man missing for more than a month. Athens Police Chief Tom Pyle said two boaters found the body in the Hocking River on Monday afternoon. A coroner was trying to...

Ohio Teen On Trial For Alleged Rape At School

CLEVELAND (AP) — A high school student is standing trial in northeast Ohio for allegedly raping a classmate in the locker room. Prosecutors argued during the first day of the trial in Cuyahoga (KY-uh-HOH’-guh) County Monday that the boy, then 16, carried the girl into the...

Ohio State Vaccinates For Mumps After Outbreak

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has started a campaign to vaccinate more students and employees against mumps as an outbreak continues to spread. Interim President Joseph Alutto sent a university-wide email Monday urging those who are most susceptible to the virus to...

Court Puts Sheriff On Ballot For Committee Post

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has ordered that a central Ohio sheriff be put back on the May primary ballot for a Democratic party committee post. The court’s ruling Monday overturns the Franklin County elections board and a county appeals court that said...

Ohio Symposium Focuses On Homeless Youth

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A meeting of minds is focusing on youth homelessness in Ohio. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office said the Strategies to End Youth Homelessness Symposium on Tuesday will “provide an opportunity to define the scope of the problem of youth...

Ohio Deputies Kill Suspect During Standoff

SOUTH LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man who barricaded himself inside a southwest Ohio home was fatally shot by officers when he took “aggressive action.” The armed man killed in South Lebanon Monday night by Warren County sheriff’s deputies was identified...

Cause Sought In Blast That Leveled Ohio Home

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities searching for the cause of a southwest Ohio explosion that leveled a vacant home began excavating rubble from the basement area. The blast in the vacant home Monday morning in Dayton damaged as many as 30 area homes and caused some minor injuries....

12 Accused Of Trafficking In Prescription Drugs

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio prosecutor says 12 people have been indicted in a prescription drug trafficking operation after a months-long investigation. Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher says the indictments include over 400 counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs,...

Guthrie, Royals Overpowered By Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Royals lost a coach during batting practice. Then a squirrel ran onto the field. Kansas City’s strange night never got better. Jeremy Guthrie gave up two-run homers to Jason Kipnis and Michael Brantley and the Royals got just six hits in a 4-3 loss to...