Upper Sandusky man arrested for meth lab

UPPER SANDUSKY — An Upper Sandusky man was arrested and charged with illegal manufacturing of methamphetamine, in what detectives described as the largest meth lab discovered in Wyandot County. Detectives of the Wyandot County Major Crimes Unit and the METRICH Enforcement Unit...

Western Michigan Rallies To Beat Miami (OH) 67-62

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Bryce Moore scored 13 of his 16 points in the second half and Western Michigan beat Miami (Ohio) 67-62 on Saturday for its fourth straight victory. Thomas Wilder added 13 points and Josh Davis scored 10 and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Broncos (10-5, 2-0...

Laster Scores 31, Ohio Tops Northern Illinois 78-68

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Mike Laster had five 3-pointers and 31 points, both career highs, and Ohio used a fast start to roll to a 76-61 win over Northern Illinois on Saturday. Teyvion Kirk added 16 points for the Bobcats (8-6, 1-1 Mid-American Conference), who led 36-22 at the half...

Governor Names Second Ohio Poet Laureate

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sihk) has named the state’s second poet laureate to a two-year position. Dave Lucas of Cleveland Heights succeeds the first person to hold that job, Dr. Amit Majmudar (UH’-miht MAHJ’-muh-dahr), a doctor in...

Findlay robbery suspect in custody

A man suspected of robbing First American Loans in Findlay was taken into custody Saturday on a felony theft charge, the Findlay Police Department reported. Roger L. Rader, 34, was being held in the Hancock County jail Saturday night, police said. Police said Rader entered First...

Frosty Feelings: Browns Fans Protest 0-16 Season With Parade

CLEVELAND (AP) — Chanting through chattering teeth, Browns fans finally felt victorious. Maybe the winless season wasn’t a total loss. Thousands of disgruntled Cleveland fans, some of them calling for owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam to sell the franchise or jump in Lake Erie,...

Pipkins Scores 25, UMass Holds Off Dayton 62-60

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Luwane Pipkins scored 25 points, Carl Pierre added 15 and Massachusetts beat Dayton 62-60 on Saturday. UMass made it a game with a 14-2 run — with seven points from Pierre — spanning halftime. The Minutemen trailed 30-20 with 3:21 left in the first half and...

Lillard, Fox Help Bowling Green Top EMU 75-71 In OT

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Antwon Lillard had 20 points and 12 rebounds, Matt Fox added 18 points and Bowling Green defeated Eastern Michigan 75-71 in overtime on Saturday. Neither team was able to cash in on an offensive possession in the final minute of regulation and struggled in...

Providence Upsets No. 5 Xavier 81-72

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Kyron Cartwright had 19 points, nine assists and four steals to help Providence beat No. 5 Xavier 81-72 on Saturday, snapping the Musketeers’ 10-game winning streak and ending the best start in their school’s history. Rodney Bullock scored 17...

Ohio Woman Charged For Throwing Live Dog Into Trash Bag

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio woman has been charged with animal cruelty for putting a sickly dog into a trash bag for collection. The Springfield News-Sun 53-year-old Tracy Brown, of Springfield, appeared in court Friday and asked for a public defender. Police say...