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FOP: Judges need sentence flexibility for drug dealersFOP: Judges...
FOP: Judges need sentence flexibility for drug dealers Putting dealers in prison is difficult because they know the laws, group says Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://ohne.ws/1tLkriw Marion Police Department Maj.
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US News & World Report
House Bills Taxpayers for Employer Mandate Lawsuit as Similar, Privately Funded Fight Unfolds
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio defends the work of the GOP during a brief news conference on July 31, 2014.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
State closes Mahogany's at the Banks
Mahogany's owner Liz Rogers faced eviction from her restaurant's space at the Banks if she didn't pay back rent or move out on Monday.
The Madison Press
Kasich: Farming is a value system
Gov. John Kasich visited Fayette County Tuesday on one of his latest campaign stops, touting his administration's economic accomplishments in Ohio and stressing the importance of agriculture to the state's future.
John Boehner: House speaker, or noisy monkey?
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, shows off one of his favorite office props in a video posted on YouTube.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Huron County has state's 4th worst jobless rate
Of the estimated 26,600 people in Huron County's workforce, 2,300 were out of work in July, according to statistics released recently by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services .
Food stamp work requirements should be waived by all Ohio counties, advocates say
Poverty advocates on Monday called on Gov. John Kasich to reinstate the statewide waiver of work requirements to receive food stamp benefits.
Kasich has control on issue
Ohio Gov. John Kasich, making a swing through the area Friday, wouldn't discuss his election opponent's personal life.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Experts debate how to fund Ohio's roads in the future
The Takeaway is a national morning news program that invites listeners to be part of the American conversation.
Opposed to Unregulated Charter School Expansion? Vote Blue.
Since charter schools began in Ohio in 1998, they have continued to increase in number, taking an ever-growing amount of funding away from Ohio's real community schools - public school districts.
Democratic campaign mincemeat may give way to post-November roadkill...
Ohio Gov. John Kasich delivers this year's State of the State at the Performing Arts Center in Medina in February.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The Daily Herald
Unleashing America's energy potential
While trouble abroad has typically led to greater pain at the pump, Americans have experienced relatively stable gas prices over the past few months despite foreign crises.
Troy Daily News
Throughout history there have been many epic tales of gallant ships on heroic voyages.
The Columbus Dispatch
To stop algae, we need limits on farms
The Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor from readers. Typed letters of 200 words or fewer are preferred; all might be edited.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Troy Daily News
Shedding light on gov't spending
Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel is on a statewide informal tour to promote State House Bill 175, or Open Ohio, which would put the state checkbook online.
Kasich's record should resonate with all Ohioans
Ohio Gov. John Kasich, making a swing through the area last Friday, wouldn't discuss his election opponent's personal life.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Inspector general must investigate County Executive Ed FitzGerald's lack of a driver's license: editorial
As the top ethics cop in the new and improved charter government, Byrd must bird-dog a thorough investigation into whether County Executive Ed FitzGerald violated county policy during his first two years in office, when he did not have a driver's license.
Xenia Daily Gazette
Court justices to speak at XHS
Justices Sharon Kennedy and Judith French will be the featured presenters as the club opens its September meeting to the public, 7 p.m. Sept.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Employers should have a right to know about criminal past of potential employees: Sean...
Sean Chichelli is the Director of Labor & Human Resources Policy for the Ohio Chamber of Commerce .Guest columnist He previously served as a policy and legislative aide in the Ohio House of Representatives.
101.5 The River
Is Ohio's Gubernatorial Race Already Over?
The Democrat running to unseat Republican Gov. John Kasich is trailing in the polls and in the bank, lacks widespread name recognition, and is now seeing some top campaign staffers leaving.