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  1. Bluemile co-founder launches Virtual Sprout IT business after settling Wow lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Business Journal

    ... his former employer. Wow, short for Wide Open West Inc., and Jamie Busic agreed to terms approved Monday in Franklin County Common Pleas Court. The order prevents Busic from soliciting Wow clients or doing business in the regions covered by Wow's ...

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  2. Shooting Victim Picks Ohio EMT's House to Get HelpRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | FireHouse.com

    ... had no information on his condition. Napoli, 33, of 3525 Rangoon Dr. in Blendon Township in northern Franklin County, is accused of shooting Kimberly Napoli, 32, of Westerville, and fatally shooting her friend James Robert Boergers Jr., 31, of ...

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  3. Fugitive Featured On Monday's Most Wanted Caught By AuthoritiesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WBNS

    Kristin Jirousek- who was featured on 10TV's Monday's Most Wanted segment - was arrested by Franklin County authorities Tuesday morning.

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  4. New Albany: Police arrest two people found asleep in vehiclesRead the original story

    Yesterday | This Week Community News

    ... Johnstown Road at Morse Road. Because he was outside of New Albany's jurisdiction, the officer contacted the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, which asked the New Albany officer to process the individual since deputies were tied up on another call, ...

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  5. Central Ohio jobless rate rose to 4.8 percent in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... to have the lowest unemployment rate among the state's metros. The unemployment rate for Columbus and Franklin County was 4.8 percent, matching the regional rate. Delaware and Union counties were among the state's seven counties with unemployment ...

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  6. Off-duty EMT helps shot Ohio womanRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | EMS1

    ... had no information on his condition. Napoli, 33, of 3525 Rangoon Dr. in Blendon Township in northern Franklin County, is accused of shooting Kimberly Napoli, 32, of Westerville, and fatally shooting her friend James Robert Boergers Jr., 31, of ...

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  7. Charges are dismissed but officer could be indictedRead the original story

    Yesterday | This Week Community News

    Felony drug charges against a Madison Township police officer and his wife were dismissed July 10 in Franklin County Municipal Court, but the case is still under investigation by Hilliard police.

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  8. Columbus nixes petition for campaign-spending limits, blames filing mistakeRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... Council has on several occasions accepted petitions filed with the city clerk and then forwarded them to the Franklin County Board of Elections to validate voters' signatures. The city's charter is not clear about which office should accept ...

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  9. Former Ohio Lawmaker Denied Early Prison ReleaseRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    ... of bribery, election falsification and filing a false financial disclosure statement. Court records show a Franklin County Common Pleas judge on Monday denied the 44-year-old Weddington's request to be freed after serving two years of a three-year ...

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  10. Redistricting panel could be set up to failRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... the most noncompetitive districts in the entire country. None of the three members of Congress representing Franklin County faces a competitive electorate. They go to work daily with zero fear of retaliation by voters for making poor decisions. None ...

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  11. Bike path should put preservation and safety firstRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    I live in Mount Air, along Olentangy River Road in northern Franklin County. Our community has continued to be undermined by expansive development in central Ohio.

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  12. Franklin County man sought for questioning in Hocking County slayingRead the original story

    Sunday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Authorities are looking for a Franklin County man to question him in connection with the fatal shooting of a man and the wounding of a woman in a Hocking Hills cabin on Saturday night.

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  13. Franklin County Search For Hocking County Shooting SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WBNS

    Franklin County law enforcement officers are now searching for a man considered armed and dangerous after a double shooting in Hocking County.

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  14. 221 names listed on state arson registryRead the original story

    Sunday | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... have at least one offender on the list, and those with the highest number are among the most populous. Franklin County had 25 offenders listed, and 14 were in Cuyahoga County. Montgomery and Summit counties had 14 each, and Hamilton County had 13. ...

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  15. County Behind Effort to Keep Export-Import Bank AliveRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Patch.com

    ... the National Association of Counties in New Orleans over the weekend. At that meeting Riverside County and Franklin County, Ohio, jointly drafted and won unanimous approval of a resolution advocating that Congress reauthorize Ex-Im's federal ...

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  16. Year-old Ohio Arson Registry Lists 221 OffendersRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | TheCourier.com

    ... have at least one offender on the list, and those with the highest number are among the most populous. Franklin County had 25 offenders listed, and 14 were in Cuyahoga County. Montgomery and Summit counties had 14 each, and Hamilton County had 13. ...

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  17. Two men charged with corpse abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Madison Press

    Two Grove City men charged with dumping the lifeless body of a London woman along a road in western Franklin County earlier this month are slated for preliminary hearings on Thursday, July 17. Corey Roberts, 24, and Nicholas McCord, 22, were arrested on July 7 and charged with abuse of a corpse in connection with the death of Jordyn Lacole ... (more)

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  18. Man convicted of raping woman in her Olde Towne East homeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Columbus Dispatch

    In a case that hinged on DNA evidence, a Franklin County jury has convicted a man of breaking into a woman's Olde Towne East apartment last spring and raping her.

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  19. Changing of the guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Advocate

    ... parents' care three days after birth to close calls while trying to find someone. The recent shooting of a Franklin County probation officer while working highlights the danger officers face every time they leave the office to search for a client ...

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  20. Boost programs to reduce abuse of food stampsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Two items in Sunday's Dispatch caught my attention. The article "County to help more enjoy fresh produce" was about the $10,000 that Franklin County is putting into its Veggie SNAPs program to supply additional money to food-stamp recipients to use at area farmers markets.

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