State briefs

Court weighs sentence of woman on death rowCOLUMBUS (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has again considered a challenge by the state’s only con...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Legislature would prohibit ‘sanctuary cities’ in Ohio

By Julie Carr SmythAP Statehouse CorrespondentCOLUMBUS (AP) — City officials would be prohibited from adopting “sanctuary cities” pr...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Kasich will have book out in AprilNEW YORK (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a prominent Republican detractor of President Donald Trump, has a book ...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Tool to help Ohio cities, counties assess fiscal stress

By Julie Carr SmythAssociated PressCOLUMBUS (AP) — A tool designed to help Ohio’s 247 cities and 88 counties better assess their financial...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


State briefs

Ohioans warned of call scam COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohioans are being warned about suspicious calls reported recently in the state from callers asking i...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Governor: Ohio must embrace future, change rust belt image

Governor: Ohio must embrace future, change rust belt image

By Andrew Welsh-HugginsAssociated PressCOLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich said this week that the state must change its rust belt image and e...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Kasich budget to include increases for schools

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) says the budget he proposes next week will include small funding increases each year for ...

January 25th, 2017 |  


Trafficking cases reported to hotline from Ohio on rise

By Andrew Welsh-HugginsAssociated PressCOLUMBUS (AP) — The number of Ohio human trafficking cases reported to a national hotline has risen sharp...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Ohio urging police agencies to meet new statewide standards

By Andrew Welsh-HugginsAssociated PressCOLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio is urging state law enforcement agencies to adopt new standards governing the use of...

January 15th, 2017 |  


State briefs

Revenues fall at 3 Ohio casinos in 2016COLUMBUS (AP) — Three of the Ohio’s four casinos took a hit in revenues in 2016.The Ohio Casino Con...

January 12th, 2017 |