Stay Connected

Home » Archives by category » State News

Robin Williams, boisterous comedy star, dead at 63

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Robin Williams, a brilliant shapeshifter who could channel his frenetic energy into delightful comic characters like “Mrs. Doubtfire” or harness it into richly nuanced work like…

Alum: Fired OSU band director protected students

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A witness in the investigation of Ohio State’s marching band says it’s “absurd” to suggest fired director Jonathan Waters was dismissive of sexual harassment. Waters was…

Water crisis isn’t going away soon

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The threat of toxins contaminating water supplies along western Lake Erie is far from over even after Ohio’s fourth-largest city declared its water safe again. That’s…

Band director says he wants job back

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University’s fired marching band director says he wants his job back and will keep trying to fix the culture issues that led to his…

Toledo’s water is safe to drink

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A water ban that had hundreds of thousands of people in Ohio and Michigan scrambling for drinking water has been lifted, Toledo’s mayor announced Monday. Mayor…

OSU band director’s firing sets off clash

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The new president of Ohio State University and supporters of the school’s storied marching band are clashing over the unexpected firing of a band director with…

Fired band head says he was fixing culture

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University’s fired marching band director was working to fix a vulgar culture “in dire need of change” before he was dismissed last week, he…

Man injured in copter crash

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — A tree-trimming helicopter carrying an aerial saw has crashed in western Ohio, injuring the pilot. The helicopter crashed Tuesday in West Liberty in Logan County. The…

Ohio won’t investigate Cedar Point accident

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s amusement ride inspectors won’t be conducting an official investigation into an accident at Cedar Point that injured at least two people, but will have to…

Two killed in plane crash near Findlay

FINDLAY — The only two occupants of a small aircraft were pronounced dead at the scene when the plane crashed northeast of Findlay early Sunday morning. The Hancock County Sheriff’s…

Page 1 of 512345