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Ohio man dies in mobile home fire
The Stark County coroner identified the victim of the Sunday morning fire as Carl Lawson. It happened in Plan Township, north of Canton.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Not quite enough inequality yet
A Wal-Mart in Canton, Ohio, made headlines when it was revealed, a week before American Thanksgiving, that it was holding a food drive. Wal-Mart has defended this, saying it shows how wonderful it is that its associates care about one another.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
10-year-old feared to be inside burning home found unharmed 3 miles away
Her parents, Mark and Ruth Lemon, are being treated at Akron Children's Hospital for smoke inhalation. The girl and her two older brothers, ages 16 and 11, were treated at Aultman Hospital in Canton and released.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Commissioners OK plat
County Commissioners put their seal of approval on phase two of the Seven Springs Homeowners Association development during a brief meeting Wednesday. The subdivision development was reportedly previously approved in 2004, but because the plat was not recorded within one year it had to be resubmitted for approval again.
The Medina Gazette
Field of Dreams
Aug. 20, Canton, Ohio - When the Akron RubberDucks defeated the New Hampshire Fisher Cats on Sunday, Aug. 10, 62-year-old hospice patient Danel Segedi was there to celebrate. It was a moment he'd never forget and one made possible by My Heart's Desire, a program from Absolute Hospice Inc. that helps grant the special wishes of its patients.
Jean Rockwell marks 80 years with surprise party
Jean Rockwell, of Beloit, marked her 80th birthday Tuesday. She celebrated the milestone with a surprise party at Olive Garden in Canton with friends and family.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
DeWine pushes for sexually assaulted women to get help
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine continued toward his goal on Wednesday of making sure every woman in the state of Ohio who has been sexually assaulted receives the services she needs. As part of a three-county tour, he visited the American Red Cross Stark County facility, toured the building, and discussed needs and objectives with Red Cross staffers who are familiar with the agency's rape crisis services.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
City Team Wins Dunkirk Tourney
Phone Zone/Butera's/J.O.S.E. had a 6-0 record to win the recent Dunkirk Slo-Pitch Softball Tournament.
Clear skies tonight, with sunny and warm conditions Thursday: Akron Weather Forecast
This morning's fog, which prompted a Dense Fog Advisory just south of the Akron-Canton area, has lifted, opening the door to a stretch of mostly clear skies that will continue into Friday afternoon.
New 911 CAD system integration begins Tuesday
Integration of the county's new 911 CAD system will begin Tuesday with a kickoff meeting to include Stark County's dispatch personnel and technical staff, project manager Joe Concatto, and representatives from the vendor, New World Systems Corp. The meeting will be followed up with a conference call between New World staff and the county's ... (more)
Tue Sep 02, 2014
EnerVest drilling horizontal wells in Ohio's Clinton sandstone
Horizontal drilling is being used in Stark County by one Texas-based drilling company to access natural gas and oil in the Clinton sandstone and to boost production.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
The Daily Record
Wayne County Fair wasn't always one of the largest
The Wayne County Fair wasn't always the "Foremost Agricultural Fair" in Ohio. In fact, in its early years, it faltered a number of times.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Canton | Two robbery suspects open fire inside store
Two robbery suspects open fire inside store Videos being circulated by Canton Police in hopes of locating the two men Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://on.wkyc.com/1tXkuYx In this surveillance video, two suspects can be seen shooting at a skill game in Saveway Mart in Canton.
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Dixie Melody Boys to sing Sept. 6 in Plain Twp.
Southern gospel quartet The Dixie Melody Boys will be featured at 6 p.m. Sept. 6 at Grace Baptist Church, located at 5050 Middlebranch Ave., Canton.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Battista: Goodell, NFL rightly correct course with change in policy
Almost immediately, the NFL realized it had made a mistake in suspending Ray Rice for just two games in late July for his involvement in a domestic violence case.
Home Channel News
Schumacher Homes opens new design studio
Canton, Ohio-based Schumacher Homes has opened a new Model Home and Design Studio in Shreverport, Louisiana, which will showcase a variety of options for homeowners in the planning stages of their new homes.
Ed FitzGerald to visit Canton this afternoon
Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic candidate for governor, will bring his Hometown Tour to the Akron area for the first time this afternoon.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
More Ohio schools re adding STEM + arts to come up with STEAM
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Mon Aug 25, 2014
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Cheap Car Insurance for Ohio Motorists Added to National Insurer Search Tool Online
Canton, OH August 25, 2014 The state of Ohio is now one of the areas of the country where insurance costs are rising each year for auto owners, according to new industry reports.