Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Ohio News

Defiance man charged in shooting death of Cecil resident

PAULDING COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting for a 60-year-old man from Cecil, Ohio. According to the Paulding County...

Active death investigation in Paulding, Ohio, suspects at large

PAULDING, Ohio (WOWO) - An active death investigation is taking place in Paulding, Ohio. Police were dispatched to a home in the 11000 block of...

Bob Evans Farms recalls 47,000 pounds of pork sausage links, may contain plastic

XENIA, Ohio (AP) — The Agriculture Department says Bob Evans Farms is recalling nearly 47,000 pounds of pork sausage links because it might contain...

GM recalling over 1-million trucks, SUVs

DETROIT (AP): General Motors is recalling more than a million big pickup trucks and SUVs in the U.S. because of power-assisted steering problems that...

2018 D.A.R.E. Fishing Derby to benefit Van Wert County’s D.A.R.E. program

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) - Van Wert County Sheriff Thomas Riggenbach released the dates for the 2018 D.A.R.E. Fishing Derby. The 13th bi-annual event...

Kroger to phase out plastic bags at all stores

CINCINNATI (AP) - The nation's largest grocery chain will be plastic-bag free at all of its nearly 2,800 stores by 2025. Kroger Co., which orders...

Space heaters recalled after deadly fire

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A type of space heater is being recalled after a fire that killed a Minnesota man last year. The Consumer Product...

US House rivals in Ohio deadlocked, but regrouping for fall

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - It's rare that two candidates for a coveted open congressional seat get a do-over. But for campaigns, party strategists and outside...

One killed in Van Wert County crash

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating after a man was killed in a fatal crash Friday afternoon. Officers say...

Ohio GOP governor blasts Trump trade policy hurting farmers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio's Republican governor is blasting President Donald Trump's tariff battles, which have left some farmers at the annual Ohio State...

Two killed in three-vehicle crash

DEFIANCE, Ohio (WOWO): Two people from Defiance were killed in a three-vehicle crash yesterday afternoon. The Defiance Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol says...

Celina man charged with nudity on County bike path

CELINA, Ohio (WOWO): A man who was allegedly spotted walking and cycling, while nude, along a bike trail in Mercer County has been arrested. 23-year-old...

Murder suspect seen in Van Wert

VAN WERT, Ohio (WOWO): A man wanted in a Minnesota murder was spotted in Van Wert. Van Wert Police tell our Partners in News at...

US Rep. Jordan denies claims he knew of Ohio State sex abuse

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) - U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan says he never knew of sexual abuse by a now-dead doctor who examined wrestlers Jordan helped...

Van Wert police investigating infant’s death

VAN WERT, Ohio (WOWO): Police in Van Wert are investigating the death of an infant. Police were called to a home in the 800 block...

“Active School Shooter” training in Mercer County this week

MERCER COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): If you see a bunch of police and emergency crews at St. Henry's High School in Mercer County, don't be alarmed. The...

Caito Foods issues recall of pre-cut melon, may be linked to Salmonella

INDIANA, (WOWO) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is warning Indiana and Ohio residents to refrain from purchasing pre-cut melon, as...

Crash turns fatal in Mercer County after truck strikes motorcycle

MERCER COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO) - One man has died after a fatal motorcycle crash in Celina, Ohio Wednesday. A 20-year-old was driving a 2004 Chevy...

Police pursuit and K-9 attack in Paulding Wednesday, one arrested

PAULDING, Ohio (WOWO) - One man has been arrested after a police pursuit in Paulding, Ohio Wednesday. Around 3:19 p.m., the Paulding Police Department received...

Coast Guard: Don’t keep details about boat trips a secret

CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard is asking boaters going out on Lake Michigan and other area waterways not to keep where they're...

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