Keene May Be College Basketball’s Highest Scorer In 20 Years

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Marcus Keene attracts a crowd on the court and in the stands. Central Michigan’s scoring machine, one of college basketball’s most prolific scorers in 20 years, slashes to the basket at will, leaving one defender and drawing one or two who usually...

Thursday’s Scores

Berea-Midpark 50, Wadsworth 48 Can. McKinley 37, Stow-Munroe Falls 36 Euclid 59, Mentor 56 Lakewood 49, Medina 41 N. Can. Hoover 44, Can. Glenoak 43 Notre Dame Academy 50, Perrysburg 32 Solon 51, Twinsburg 47 Tol. Whitmer 60, Tol. Start 28 Bellevue 48, Ontario 47 Norton 61, Akr....
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VIDEO: Arcadia vs. New Riegel

Arcadia locked down New Riegel, holding the Lady Jackets to 7 points in the second half as they pulled away to win 51-30 on Thursday at the Fostoria Division IV girls basketball district semifinal.

Fire Crews Work To Douse Chemical Fire; No Injuries Reported

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Fire crews are attempting to douse a chemical fire at a building in Toledo with water after determining the amount of the metal lithium inside the building wasn’t as much as first thought. No injuries were reported in the blaze that broke out around 3...

Voters will be asked to renew flood-control sales tax

Public support for Blanchard River flood-control efforts will become a more pressing issue over the next year. The Hancock County commissioners said Thursday they will ask voters to renew a half-percent, 10-year sales tax that provides funding for flood control. The tax, which...

Barge Breakaway Reported On Ohio River Near Huntington

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Coast Guard says the Racine Lock and Dam on the Ohio River near Huntington is closed after a barge breakaway. No injuries or spills were reported. The Coast Guard said in a news release Thursday that a tug was pushing three barges loaded with more...

Scientists Detect Human, Cattle Viruses In Some Streams

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Federal scientists say human and cattle viruses have been detected in some rivers within the Great Lakes watershed. The U.S. Geological Survey and the U.S. Department of Agriculture tested 290 water samples from eight rivers between February 2011 and...

County man arrested after drug raid

A Hancock County man was arrested on drug charges Thursday afternoon after law enforcement authorities raided a rural Jenera residence. The Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force, with the assistance of the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Response Team, executed a...

VP Pence Pledges To ‘lift Weight’ Of Obamacare

SPRINGDALE, Ohio (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence pledged to small business executives in Ohio Thursday that the Trump administration will “lift the weight of Obamacare off American families and businesses.” Accompanied by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ Minnesota United at Portland, 9:30 p.m. Chicago at Columbus, 2 p.m. FC Dallas at Los Angeles, 4 p.m. Toronto FC at Real Salt Lake, 4:30 p.m. New England at Colorado, 6 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at D.C. United, 7 p.m. Seattle...