President pardons Ohio turkeys

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has issued an executive action that some of his Republican opponents may be hard-pressed to disagree with —...

Disabled semi slows traffic on I-75 in Hancock County

A disabled semi slowed down traffic on I-75 in our area this morning. The State Highway Patrol says the incident happened in the northbound lanes...

Preliminary tariffs imposed on Chinese tires

Federal officials took a step Monday toward imposing tariffs on Chinese-made tires, which unionized Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. workers have...

I-75 lane reductions tonight between Ohio 18, 613

Interstate 75 may be reduced to one lane between Ohio 18 and Ohio 613 for pavement repairs until 6 a.m. Tuesday. Motorists can expect delays. ...

Columbus is Democratic convention finalist

Columbus is one of three cities under consideration to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention, according to an e-mail sent out by...

Ferguson grand jury issues no indictment, crowds protest decision

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A grand jury declined Monday to indict Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose...

UPDATE: Former Riverdale teacher sentenced

Former Riverdale teacher Barb Williams was fined $250 for attempted child endangerment. Williams pleaded no contest this afternoon in Findlay...

Defense secretary resigns under pressure

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down under pressure from President Barack Obama’s Cabinet, senior...

Hagel resigns as Secretary of Defense

WASHINGTON (AP) — Administration sources say that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is resigning from President Barack Obama’s Cabinet. Hagel,...

Minor fire reported at Primrose Retirement Center

Several fire departments responded to a fire at the Primrose Retirement Community, 8580 Marion Township 237, Sunday night, but the  blaze was...

Coordinated drug treatment plan announced

Leaders of area drug treatment centers on Friday announced a new, joint approach to fighting opioid abuse. A “recovery-oriented system of care,”...

Putnam County indicts 12 for roles in meth ring

OTTAWA — A Putnam County grand jury handed up indictments this week against 12 people for their alleged involvement in a methamphetamine ring....