Sprague spends $428K on state treasurer contest

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER The vast majority of the campaign money in the race for the Republican nomination for state treasurer is going to Findlay’s Robert Sprague. After spending $428,288 since January, Sprague’s campaign warchest still had $208,483 on Thursday,...

Cross outspends Buckland by $100K in Ohio House race

By DENISE GRANT STAFF WRITER Campaign finance reports filed Thursday by Republican candidates for the 83rd District seat in the Ohio House show Jon Cross, of Kenton, outspending opponent Cheryl Buckland of Findlay by more than $100,000, and raising four times more in donations....

4 Plead Guilty In Coast Guard Drug Seizure Near Galapagos

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federal prosecutors say four men arrested by the U.S. Coast Guard near the Galapagos Islands in the Pacific Ocean while transporting a large shipment of cocaine in a speed boat have pleaded guilty in Ohio’s capital city to drug charges. The U.S....

Ohio Health Officials Recommend Some Get Hepatitis A Vaccine

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state health department is recommending that people with certain risk factors receive a hepatitis A vaccine as the number of cases in Ohio has risen. The Department of Health said Thursday there have been 47 reported cases in Ohio this year, compared...