High pollution levels found near Ohio gas wells

CLEVELAND (AP) — A study in a rural Ohio county experiencing a boom in oil and gas drilling has found levels of pollutants around well sites higher than those detected in downtown Chicago....

Ohio teen collapses at haunted house, dies

MIDDLETOWN (AP) — A 16-year-old girl collapsed at a haunted house attraction in southwest Ohio and died of a heart abnormality. Christian Faith Benge had only one working lung due to a birth...

Driver sentenced to 30 months after marine’s death

BELLEFONTAINE (AP) — An Ohio driver has been sentenced to 30 months in prison after a hit-and-run crash killed a U.S. Marine from Virginia. The Dayton Daily News reports 26-year-old Holly Fowler...

Officials Look For Feedback On Ohio Public Transit

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Ohio Department of Transportation planned to hold a meeting in Cleveland Tuesday to hear from civic leaders and planners on the importance of public transit. The Plain Dealer...

Pet Boa Constrictor Escapes In Southwest Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police in southwest Ohio say a boa constrictor escaped from the home of its owner over the weekend and is still missing. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports ( ) police in Delhi...

Fewer Young Ohioans Getting Their Driver’s License

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Data shows fewer young people in Ohio are getting their driver’s license. The Columbus Dispatch reports ( ) the number of people in Ohio ages 16 to 20 who obtained a...

Officials, Union Rally Support For Ohio Jeep Plant

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Union leaders and politicians are kicking off an effort to make sure Toledo keeps making the Jeep Wrangler. They joined hundreds of current and former autoworkers at a rally...

Ohio Ex-doctor Guilty Of Distributing Painkillers

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A former doctor in northeastern Ohio will face sentencing in January after pleading guilty to illegally distributing painkillers and pills to his patients. Two of the former...

Lane Closures Planned On I-75, I-71 In SW Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Drivers through Cincinnati could face lane closures this week during construction work on two interstate exchanges. The Ohio Department of Transportation says two northbound...
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