Friday, December 2, 2022

Van Wert County officials investigating release of thousands of mink

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): The Van Wert County Sheriff's Office is investigating after 25,000 to 40,000 mink were released from their cages overnight...

2022 Midterm Election Results

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - Results from the 2022 Midterm Election races. Look for updates throughout the day. INDIANA U.S. Senate (89% of precincts reporting) Todd Young...

Trump-backed JD Vance retains GOP US Senate seat in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — “Hillbilly Elegy” author JD Vance defeated Democratic U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan for an open U.S. Senate seat in Ohio on...

Ohio GOP Gov. Mike DeWine defeats Democrat Nan Whaley

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine on Tuesday gained a second term as he defeated challenger Nan Whaley, a Democrat who...

Incumbent GOP Gov. Mike DeWine faces Democrat Nan Whaley

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine was seeking a second term in Tuesday’s race for the state’s chief executive slot while...

Man seriously injured in Mercer County crash

MERCER COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): A Coldwater, Ohio man was seriously injured in a Mercer County crash Sunday morning. Mercer County Sheriff's deputies were called at...

Fatal crash in Van Wert County

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) - The Van Wert County Sheriff's Department is investigating a Thursday morning fatal crash. Shortly after 10 a.m. a 911...

Hicksville man accused of attacking another man with metal bat

HICKSVILLE, Ohio (WOWO): A Hicksville man is behind bars after he was accused of attacking another man with a metal bat. Hicksville Police received a...

Judge blocks restrictive Ohio abortion law as suit proceeds

CINCINNATI (AP) — An Ohio law that bans virtually all abortions will remain blocked while a state constitutional challenge proceeds, a judge said Friday...

Williams County school bus involved in a crash with a semi

WILLIAMS COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) - A Williams County, Ohio school bus was involved a crash with a semi Thursday morning. The crash happened shortly after...

UPDATED: Arrest made in now-deadly Steuben County hit and run

STEUBEN COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): A suspect is under arrest and facing charges after two children were hit by a car in Steuben County on...

Pause on Ohio ‘heartbeat’ abortion ban extended to Oct. 12

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge extended a temporary block Tuesday on an Ohio law banning virtually all abortions for an additional 14 days,...

GM spending $760M to convert Toledo factory to make EV parts

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — General Motors says it will spend $760 million to renovate its transmission factory in Toledo, Ohio, so it can build...

Fort Wayne woman sentenced to 65 years in 2021 murder case

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A Fort Wayne woman who pleaded guilty but mentally ill in a 2021 murder was sentenced to 65 years behind...

Senate, governor debates canceled in Ohio after GOP opts out

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An independent commission in Ohio canceled a pair of debates in the state’s governor’s and U.S. Senate races on Wednesday...

Ohio oil refinery fire kills 2 people; plant shut down

OREGON, Ohio (AP) — A fire at an oil refinery in Ohio killed two people and the facility was shut down Wednesday, officials said. The...

Judge temporarily blocks Ohio law banning most abortions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge temporarily blocked Ohio’s ban on virtually all abortions Wednesday, again pausing a law that took effect after federal...

Trump backs GOP’s DeWine for second term as Ohio governor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former President Donald Trump has endorsed Ohio Republican Gov. Mike DeWine in his reelection bid after deciding against openly backing...

Bird flu forces egg farm to euthanize 3 million chickens

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An outbreak of bird flu that has led to the deaths of 43 million chickens and turkeys this year across...

Kraft Heinz recalling contaminated Capri Sun juice pouches

NATIONWIDE (AP) - Kraft Heinz is recalling thousands of pouches of Capri Sun in the U.S. after some cleaning solution accidentally mixed with the...

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