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ODOT planning slope repairs along U.S. 24 near Defiance

DEFIANCE — The Ohio Department of Transportation is seeking public comments about an upcoming project to repair collapsing slopes along U.S. 24 in Defiance County.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 18:26:23 GMT

Maumee judge apologizes for homophobic writings

A Maumee Municipal Court judge is apologizing for letters to the editor he wrote as an Ohio State University student in the 1990s, in which he suggested, among other things, that gay AIDS patients deserved to be afflicted with the deadly disease.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 21:34:58 GMT

Toledo councilman concerned about political rallies' cost to taxpayers

Toledo City Councilman Larry Sykes is worried about how quickly overtime costs for the city’s streets and public safety crews could grow if more presidential candidates make Toledo a stop on the campaign trail leading up to the November election.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 23:42:30 GMT

Toledo man enters plea for driving nearly 100 mph, causing injury crash

A South Toledo man floored the accelerator to reach speeds of nearly 100 mph just seconds before striking a tree on Glendale Avenue, before fleeing the scene and leaving his friend near death on the payment.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:52:26 GMT

Perrysburg, Sylvania make list of top places in Ohio to raise family

Perrysburg, Sylvania, and Maumee cracked the top 25 in a WalletHub ranking of the best cities in Ohio to raise a family.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:04:37 GMT

Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 1/23

Dogs remain available at the Lucas County Canine Care & Control Office, 410 South Erie St., Toledo. For information, call 419-213-2800. For a complete list of available dogs, go to lucascountydogs.petfinder.com. A $100 adoption fee includes spay-neuter, a heartworm check, microchip ID, vaccinations, and a behavioral evaluation.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 05:00:00 GMT

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Thu, 23 Jan 2020 05:00:00 GMT

Surviving twice: Dogs overcome cruelty, time held as evidence to find families

Louise clearly did not want to leave the oversized tennis ball she was happily destroying.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:00:00 GMT

Veterans focused equine-therapy group at risk of closure

SWANTON — A local nonprofit that uses equine-assisted therapy to help veterans is in danger of closing.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 18:39:34 GMT

Former corrections officer being retried on extortion

Editor’s note: This story was corrected to indicate that Mr. Henderson was found guilty of a misdemeanor charge of providing contraband in prison.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 02:35:51 GMT

Seneca County dog-license deadline is Jan. 31

TIFFIN — The deadline to buy dog licenses from the Seneca County Auditor’s Office is Jan. 31.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 04:30:51 GMT

Seneca County man killed in two-vehicle crash

REPUBLIC, Ohio — A Seneca County man was killed Wednesday when his sport utility vehicle and a pickup truck collided at County Road 24 and Reed Township Road 183, said troopers with the Norwalk post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol..

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 04:17:34 GMT

Anti-violence grant program receives $4 million

The Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Office of Criminal Justice Services announced an award Wednesday of more than $4 million in federal funding for the Violence Against Women Act grant program.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 04:26:43 GMT

Feds allocate $3.4 million in local grants to reduce, prevent homelessness

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on Wednesday announced more than $3.4 million in grants to Toledo-area organizations working to combat homelessness, a reduction of about $700,000 from last year’s grant cycle.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 00:01:29 GMT

North Toledo man sentenced for friend's death

A North Toledo man apologized in Lucas County Common Pleas Court for causing fatal injuries to a man he considered a co-worker and friend.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 23:03:17 GMT

Lawmakers to address school voucher issue next week

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Senate president said Wednesday his chamber will act next week to address worries about the pending broad expansion of vouchers for parents to send their children to private schools.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 20:53:36 GMT

Nuclear bailout repeal effort dead

COLUMBUS — Ohio's nuclear power plant bailout will stand as the group trying to repeal it is dropping its court appeals.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 18:23:25 GMT

Ballot issues would hike minimum wage, expand voting

COLUMBUS — Voters could get the opportunity in November to write a new $13-an-hour minimum wage and expanded voting opportunities into the Ohio Constitution.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 17:39:07 GMT

Cozy Cannaley Treehouse Village opens in May, begins rentals in July

A highly anticipated project that appears destined to become Lucas County’s premier “glamping” experience - overnight stays at the soon-to-be-finished Cannaley Treehouse Village at Oak Openings Preserve Metropark - has created such a buzz that a lottery system is being created for the first 1½ years of reservations.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 18:11:27 GMT

Toledo Express passenger business grows for 7th straight year

Passenger travel through Toledo Express Airport increased for a seventh straight year during 2019 by 1.69 percent, according to year-end statistics released Wednesday by the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:23:05 GMT

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