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Official: Firm ‘Devastated’ by Fire at Large Ohio Egg Farm

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UPDATE (6:30 p.m.) Authorities say a fast-moving fire at a large egg farm in Ohio destroyed one large building and also killed hens in other buildings. The blaze was reported shortly before 3:30 a.m. at the Trillium Farms facility in Croton. Chief Mike Richardson of the Hartford Volunteer Fire Department told the Newark Advocate that… Read More

Police: Man Charged in High-Speed, Multi-County Chase

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COSHOCTON, Ohio (AP) – Authorities say a driver who led law enforcement on a multi-county, high-speed chase in Ohio has been charged with felonious assault. Court records show 47-year-old Stephen Wolfe was charged Wednesday in Licking County. The Coshocton Tribune reports court documents say Wolfe fled a state trooper who tried to stop him Monday… Read More

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Country Club to Appeal Ruling it Must Sell to Nonprofit

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NEWARK, Ohio (AP) – A central Ohio country club plans to appeal an order that it sell its property to a nonprofit agency seeking to provide public access to ancient burial mounds. The Newark Advocate reports Licking County Judge David Branstool ruled recently that Ohio History Connection can reclaim the 2,000-year-old Octagon Mounds from Moundbuilders… Read More