Spring Brings Morel Mushroom Season In Ohio

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — As trees and flowers begin blossoming in Ohio, some have their eyes to the ground as the morel mushroom season ramps up in the state. Officials with the Ohio Mushroom society tell the Chillicothe Gazette ( ) that the arrival of spring in Ohio marks the...

Spring Brings Morel Mushroom Season In Ohio

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — As trees and flowers begin blossoming in Ohio, some have their eyes to the ground as the morel mushroom season ramps up in the state. Officials with the Ohio Mushroom society tell the Chillicothe Gazette ( ) that the arrival of spring in Ohio marks the...

Ohio Gas Prices Up To Start Work Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio gas prices are up again to start the work week. The state average for a gallon of regular gas was $2.41 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up 7 cents from a week ago, but $1.31 less...

Ohio Gas Prices Up To Start Work Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio gas prices are up again to start the work week. The state average for a gallon of regular gas was $2.41 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up 7 cents from a week ago, but $1.31 less...

Officials Probe Building Collapse In Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A building partially collapsed in Columbus, sending bricks onto the sidewalk below. WBNS-TV reports ( ) that no one was inside when part of the building crumbed just before 6 p.m. Sunday. It’s unclear what caused the collapse. No injuries were...

Officials Probe Building Collapse In Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A building partially collapsed in Columbus, sending bricks onto the sidewalk below. WBNS-TV reports ( ) that no one was inside when part of the building crumbed just before 6 p.m. Sunday. It’s unclear what caused the collapse. No injuries were...

Ohio House Panel Nears Vote On $71.5B State Budget

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Proposals to kill Ohio’s tax on commercial activity and to allow counties to privatize jails are among dozens of revisions that a legislative panel is weighing as it puts finishing touches on the two-year, $71.5 billion state operating budget. The...

Use-of-force Expert To Testify In Cleveland Police Trial

CLEVELAND (AP) — A use-of-force expert is expected to testify Monday as the third week of trial begins for a Cleveland police officer charged in the deaths of two unarmed civilians killed in a 137-shot barrage at the end of a high-speed chase in November 2012. A spokesman for...

Tree Crushes Car In Cincinnati, Killing Woman Driving

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police say a tree has crashed onto a car driven by a 65-year-old woman in Cincinnati, killing her. The Cincinnati Enquirer ( ) reports that the tree fell onto the car around 4 p.m. Sunday. Photos show a large tree resting across the crushed vehicle. Officer...

Reds Offense Falters Again In 2-1 Loss To Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Leake pitched well enough to win most nights. The Cincinnati Reds’ offense just had no luck against Adam Wainwright. “Eight great innings and unfortunately it will be remembered for Jon Jay hitting a double and then the Cardinals doing some good...