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A man is sentenced to 23 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to the murder of Thomas Miller of Pataskala. Three properties in Wheeling didn't draw any bids during an auction. A central Ohio day care worker is denying she drugged children at her facility. More in your update.
The Athens County Sheriff’s Office added a new deputy over the weekend, the second this month, as Sheriff Patrick Kelly said he again opted for someone experienced with law enforcement and the Athens area. Jon Arnold, 30, is in his first week with the Athens County Sheriff’s Office after working four years in law enforcement… Read More
An Ohio legislative committee is slated to hear two Medicaid proposals on Tuesday as lawmakers try to find common ground on changes to the health program. One bill is aimed at curbing Medicaid costs and making the program more efficient while neither expanding it nor cutting beneficiaries. The bipartisan bill's sponsors have described the legislation… Read More
Higher tolls on the Ohio Turnpike over the next decade will back $1 billion in bonds that will help pay for northern Ohio road projects. Tolls will increase 2.7 percent a year to pay for work that would otherwise face years of delay because of lower revenue at the Ohio Department of Transportation. The Cleveland… Read More
A judge has sentenced a man to 23 years to life in prison after he admitted fatally shooting a contractor while trying to rob a rented barn in rural in central Ohio last year. Danny Hensley, 50, pleaded guilty Monday to aggravated murder and aggravated robbery in the October slaying of Thomas Miller of Pataskala,… Read More