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Deadly Crash In PC

A woman dies…after she is thrown from her vehicle, during a rollover crash, on S.R. 613, near Township Road 159, in Paulding County. Officials confirm, it happened on Sunday night. They tell reporters…Patricia Billingsley’s van went off the left side of the roadway. She swerves…and loses control. The vehicle hits …

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Rider Dies In Harlan

A motorcyclist is killed…when he veers off S.R. 37 in Harlan. This happened on Friday, officials say. Gregory Racioppi was headed south…when he drifts onto the gravel edge of the roadway…losing control. The motorcycle lays down on its side…then becomes upright again…throwing the rider free…before it goes back down to …

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GOP Not The Only Ones Involved

Gov., DeWine’s top lobbyist…a man linked to an ongoing federal bribery probe but never charged…resigns, after three years on the job. Legislative Director, Dan McCarthy cites the pace and grind of the job…and referred to his predecessors…who warned him against serving more than two years. We reported…federal prosecutors charged five …

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Crash On 327

One person is hurt in a DeKalb County crash. Officials say Trisha Henn, 48, of LaGrange, was traveling south on SR 327, when she stopped at a stop sign at the intersection with US 6. She then goes into the roadway…and smashes into another vehicle…driven by Ty Kinter, 21, of …

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One Hurt In DKC Accident

A driver is left with cuts on his face…after his truck’s steering wheel locks up before he crashes into a tree on C.R. 61 in DeKalb County. Officials tell reporters Adam Selman, 31, was northbound…going around a curve…that’s when he tells officers his steering wheel becomes useless. The truck then …

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Solar Field Clears Hurdle

Williams County Commissioners approve the 49-megawatt Jefferson Township solar field application for certification. Officials say, it exempts the project from otherwise applicable public utility personal property taxes and real property taxes. We reported back in February, Charlottesville, Virginia-based, Apex Clean Energy, unveiled its formal proposal for a solar field…covering a …

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Thief Wanted In Kendallville

Investigators are calling on the public to help identify a person, they believe has information about someone breaking into cars in the area. Kendallville Police posted on their Facebook page…a picture of the man. Detectives say several cars were broken into, overnight, Tuesday. Know anything about this?…call Kendallville PD.

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Bolen Faces Charges

In LaGrange County…a man steals a rowboat in a failed attempt to escape police. Deputies were sent to the area of S. 550 E…on reports of a man acting disorderly…appearing to be high on drugs. That’s when Kenneth W. Bolen, 32, of Auburn takes the boat…and begins rowing southwest, across …

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Brown With A Local Announcement

Ohio Senator, Sherrod Brown, announces the Office of National Drug Control Policy has awarded a $125,000 dollar grant to the program, Educating Communities on Healthy Opportunities…to implement strategies, to address the local drug crisis and prevent substance misuse in youth…all for Williams County.

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New Map Does Not Wash With Some

A lawsuit, filed Thursday, challenges Ohio’s newly drawn state legislative districts…as giving an extreme and unfair advantage to the Republican Party, which controls the state’s new redistricting commission. The American Civil Liberties Union, its Ohio arm and a law firm filed the litigation on behalf of the League of Women …

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