The Latest: Ex-cop Seeks Bail After Conviction Tossed

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a former Ohio police officer’s request for bail after a federal court threw out his 2005 conviction (all times local): 3 p.m. A former Ohio police official whose manslaughter conviction in his wife’s death was thrown out is in court...

Treadway named new Downtown Findlay coordinator

Carla Treadway has been named Downtown Findlay coordinator for Findlay-Hancock County Economic Development. She succeeds Maria Reza, who left in October 2015 to become president of Tarpon Springs (Florida) Chamber of Commerce. Treadway, 34, is an entrepreneur. She owns Tread’s...

UPDATED 5 P.M.: 2 hurt in U.S. 68 accident

Two Findlay residents were injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon on U.S. 68 at the Ohio 15 exit ramp. The Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported a tractor-trailer driven by Abdul Razzaq Chohan, 49, of Yuba City, California, attempted to drive onto U.S. 68...

Ex-assistant Xavier Coach Found Not Guilty Of Sex Abuse

COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former college women’s basketball coach accused of groping a player has been found not guilty of misdemeanor charges of sexual abuse and unlawful transaction with a minor. A Kenton County District Court judge found 29-year-old Bryce McKey not guilty...

Democratic Challenger Wants 5 Debates With Ohio Sen. Portman

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Democratic former Ohio governor seeking to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman says he wants at least five debates around the state leading up to the general election. Portman’s campaign says he’s eager to debate Ted Strickland, and that the...

Deaths From Wrong-way Highway Crashes Increase In Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Deaths from wrong-way crashes on highways have spiked in Ohio, with more so far in 2016 than in all of 2014, according to the state Department of Transportation. The department’s records show 47 wrong-way interstate highway crashes with seven fatalities...

Bengals’ Marvin Lewis Signs 1-year Extension Through 2017

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals coach Marvin Lewis has signed a one-year contract extension through the 2017 season, the third straight year he’s gotten extra time on his deal after losing in the playoffs. The sides agreed to an extension last Friday. He also got one-year...

Cavs Guard Shumpert Out For Final 2 Games With Knee Issue

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers reserve guard Iman Shumpert will miss the final two games of the regular season after having his left knee drained. One of the team’s best defenders, Shumpert will undergo further treatment and rest over the next few days. The team said...

Editorials From Around Ohio

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: The (Toledo) Blade, April 11 In a 3-2 vote last week, the Federal Communications Commission voted to allow an estimated 40 million Americans on food stamps, Medicaid, and other federal...

Water boil advisory issued for Brenda Court

A water boil advisory has been issued for residents of Brenda and Concord courts in Findlay due to water main repair work, according to the City of Findlay Water Distribution Department. The addresses affected are: 1110, 1111, 1114, 1115, 1118, 1119, 1122, 1123, 1126, 1127, 1130,...