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Saturday’s 65th Parade of the Hills Grande Parade will feature more than 100 floats, bands and organizations — about one-third of the number that graced the event decades ago.

Athens County officials are considering applying for federal funds to purchase a command vehicle for use at emergencies and at events that require increased security.

Royal Dutch Shell says it has agreed to sell drilling rights in shale formations in Louisiana and Wyoming for $2.1 billion in two transactions.

Shell also said Thursday that it will also receive drilling rights to land in Ohio and Pennsylvania.

Several Cuyahoga County employees have been disciplined for lacking valid driver's licenses while the county's executive lacked a permanent one for years.

Health officials say no measles cases have been reported in Ohio since mid-July, while mumps cases continue to be tallied.

377 cases of measles have been reported in nine counties, with the last on July 23.

Ohio's unemployment rate for July ticked up slightly after job reports for the last two months showed the rate at its lowest level since before the Great Recession.

The fired director of Ohio State's marching band is formally requesting his job back, citing alleged flaws in a university investigation and a positive performance review issued weeks before he was terminated.

A roundabout is being built at the intersection of West Union and Smith Streets to improve pedestrian safety in the area.

The International Gay Games continue this week in venues across Northeast Ohio. One issue that hangs over this, and all sporting events, is concern over HIV-AIDS. Its presence prompted sweeping changes in many sports.

State officials have announced a plan to send Ohio businesses and public employers rebate checks from the state's insurance fund for injured workers.

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