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Is redistricting hurting Stark County? Yes, say critics
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:53:46 -0700

During the first term divided into three congressional districts, some local officials said they've yet to see their congressmen visit their communities.

Woman Plans Protest Over Death Of Son Who Was Shot By Richland County Deputies
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:00:58 -0700

A Richland County woman is demanding answers -- and justice -- in the shooting death of her son by Richland County Sheriff's deputies.

Patient killed in Richland Co. ambulance crash
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 06:50:27 -0700

The fatal accident happened around 11:45 p.m. on the Interstate 71 southbound exit ramp to State Route 13, according to the Mansfield Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Authorities: Major car theft ring could be connected to heroin
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:14:27 -0700

ASHLAND COUNTY, Ohio – Investigators have broken up a major car theft ring spanning at least three counties, recovering at least 21 vehicles stolen since April. Investigators said thieves targeted cars parked along streets, in gas station parking lots, and even in a library parking lot in Huron, Crawford and Richland counties. Many of the […]

Area road closings, delays announced
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:55:54 -0700

Projects in Huron County and Erie County continue. ASHLAND COUNTY US Route 42 & State Route 60 US 42, between US Route 250 and the village of West Salem, is reduced to one lane of traffic as part of a smooth seal pavement project.

US: Living dead man's family must repay benefits
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:34:29 -0700

The government wants to recoup benefits paid to relatives of an Ohio man who was declared legally dead and then turned up alive.

Western weekend, nighthawks & a summer campfire
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:52:59 -0700

Get weekly updates on select events and activities happening in northern Ohio national, state and county parks.

Patient Dies In Ambulance Crash
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 04:22:55 -0700

Ambulance flips while transporting patient on I-71. Get the details.

Central Ohio Mumps Outbreak Rises To 483 Cases
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:48:58 -0700

The Central Ohio mumps outbreak now includes 483 cases.

Central Ohio Mumps Outbreak Rises To 481 Cases
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:55:54 -0700

The Central Ohio mumps outbreak now includes 481 cases.