Changes At Ohio Facility After Inmate Escapes

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Operators of a low-level corrections facility in northwestern Ohio are making security changes after an inmate escaped recently. The director of the NorthWest Community Corrections Center in Bowling Green says they’re increasing how many times...

Ohio Providing Help For Grandparents Raising Kids

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — There is extra help available for Ohio grandparents and great-grandparents who find themselves caring for another generation of children. The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News reports ( ) that the state’s Kinship Permanency Incentive program began in...

Ohio Fall Colors Expected To Peak On Schedule

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say the state’s fall foliage colors are predicted to peak right on schedule this year. As the days get shorter, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources expects leaves will change color close to traditional timing. ODNR Fall Color...

Bats Could Hold Up School Stadium Construction

NORTH RIDGEVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Construction of a high school stadium in northeastern Ohio could be delayed because an environmental assessment shows that trees on the site are perfect hiding places for migrating Indiana bats. The architect on North Ridgeville High School project...

Ohio Gets About $8M For Chronic Disease Prevention

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded nearly $8 million in grants to Ohio to support programs aimed at preventing chronic diseases such as diabetes and heart disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will administer the...

Injury crash reported in Liberty Township

First responders were called at about 10:10 a.m. today to a report of a vehicle striking a pole west of Findlay on Liberty Township 128, north of Ohio 12. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Makes Stop Of Fan On Field

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State staffer Anthony Schlegel, a former linebacker for the Buckeyes, made his first tackle at Ohio Stadium since 2005 when he slammed a fan to the turf late in the first half of his alma mater’s game against Cincinnati on Saturday night. The...

Woodside Leads Toledo Past Central Michigan 42-28

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Logan Woodside threw two touchdowns passes and ran for another to help Toledo hang on to beat Central Michigan 42-28 on Saturday night. Damion Jones-Moore punched it in from the 3 to give the Rockets a 20-point lead with 3:44 left in the third quarter. Central...

Finlay, Higuain Score, Crew Beat Impact 2-0

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ethan Finlay opened the scoring in the second minute and Federico Higuain added a second-half goal to give the Columbus Crew a 2-0 over the Montreal Impact on Saturday night. From a narrow angle, Finlay blasted a rising shot into the top of the net past...

Barrett, Elliott Lead Buckeyes By Bearcats, 50-28

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — J.T. Barrett passed for 330 yards and four touchdowns and Ezekiel Elliott ran for 182 yards and a score to lead No. 22 Ohio State past Gunner Kiel and Cincinnati 50-28 on Saturday night. Kiel, the acclaimed passer for the Bearcats (2-1), completed 21 of 32...