Trump To Promote Infrastructure Plan In Ohio Next Week

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to visit Ohio next week to promote his plans to rebuild and repair the nation’s roads and bridges. Trump asked Congress in February to consider using a $200 billion federal investment to leverage more than $1 trillion in state,...

No Charges In Case Of News Photographer Shot By Deputy

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Investigators say no charges will be filed against an Ohio sheriff’s deputy who shot a news photographer setting up to photograph a traffic stop. Clark County Deputy Jacob Shaw said he mistook photographer Andrew Grimm’s camera for a gun when...

3 injured in Arcadia accident

ARCADIA — Three people were injured in a two-car accident Thursday night on Ohio 12 in Arcadia. Brandon Hosler, 26, and Curtis and Rebbecca Dahms, all of Findlay, were taken by Hanco EMS to Blanchard Valley Hospital, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s...

Librarian of Congress visits Findlay

Captain Underpants was a hit at the Library of Congress, Carla Hayden told a group Friday at the University of Findlay. Hayden, the librarian of Congress, spoke at “Fridays at Findlay,” an executive speaker series presented by the University of Findlay and sponsored by First...

Review Ongoing In Fatal Police Shooting Of Black Motorist

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal authorities said Friday they still are reviewing the case of a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist in Cincinnati in 2015. U.S. Attorney’s spokeswoman Jennifer Thornton confirmed to The Associated Press that a review of...

Home Sale: Latest LeBron Billboard Near Superstar’s House

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James can almost see from his backyard the latest billboard enticing him to sign as a free agent. In response to other cities displaying signs hoping to land James, who can become a free agent this summer, a realtor in his hometown of Akron paid...

Funeral set for Deshler brothers killed in crash

A funeral Mass has been scheduled for two Deshler brothers who were killed in a traffic accident on Wednesday. Xavier Wensink, 17, and Aidan Wensink, 14, died in the accident on Sand Ridge Road, west of Weston. Visitation for the brothers will be held from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday...

Ohio Unemployment Rates Drops In February

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials say Ohio’s unemployment rate dropped to 4.5 percent in February but remained higher than the national rate. The state unemployment rate decreased from 4.7 percent in January and was lower than the 5.1 percent rate of February 2017. The...

Ohio Supreme Court to hold session at Ottawa-Glandorf in April

OTTAWA — The Ohio Supreme Court will hold official proceedings on April 11 at Ottawa-Glandorf High School’s auditorium. The proceedings will be open to the public. The proceedings are part of a program the court has undertaken for a number of years, traveling to different parts...

Ohio Man Faces Death Sentence In Killing Of 2 Officers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting two Ohio police officers responding to a 911 hang-up call has been indicted on charges that carry the possibility of a death sentence. Authorities say 31year-old Quentin Smith fired on the officers from Westerville, in...