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Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 4/2

Dogs remain available at the Lucas County Canine Care & Control Office, 410 South Erie St., Toledo. For information, call 419-213-2800. For a complete list of available dogs, go to lucascountydogs.petfinder.com. A $100 adoption fee includes spay-neuter, a heartworm check, microchip ID, vaccinations, and a behavioral evaluation.

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 04:00:00 GMT

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Tue, 02 Apr 2019 04:00:00 GMT

County auditor sees more property value complaints

The Lucas County Board of Revision braced for an onslaught of residents challenging their new property values after the 2018 countywide revaluation, but it’s instead shaping up to be a fairly routine year for complaints.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 22:26:13 GMT

Man taken into custody after Toledo SWAT respond to 'tactical situation'

A 23-year-old man was taken into custody by Toledo police Monday afternoon after SWAT members used tear gas to end a standoff at an East Toledo apartment complex.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 17:50:28 GMT

Crash closes northbound lanes on I-75 in Wood County

DUNBRIDGE, OHIO — Northbound lanes on I-75 near mile marker 189 in Wood County were closed Monday evening after a three-vehicle crash, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 23:57:24 GMT

Opioid epidemic hits home in 'Dopesick' talk

BOWLING GREEN — As Beth Macy opened her remarks, she acknowledged the topic would be personal to many.

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 01:41:11 GMT

April Fools: BGSU president upholds Twitter pledge with temporary tattoo

Rodney Rogers of Bowling Green State University held true to his word. Well, one version of it.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 22:04:37 GMT

Embattled Maumee city admin John Jezak weighing retirement

The saga surrounding the status of Maumee’s city administrator may have an end in sight.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 20:50:11 GMT

Man sentenced to 7.5 years for bank robbery spree

A man was sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for robbing area banks just a month after he was released from serving a previous bank robbery sentence. 

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 17:48:24 GMT

Man charged with felony for alleged sexual contact with 10-year-old girl

A man accused of sexually touching a 10-year-old girl was charged with a felony, according to Toledo Municipal Court records.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 19:29:30 GMT

Construction to close I-75 lanes at night

Work associated with I-75’s recent reconstruction and widening near the I-475 Jeep Split in Toledo will require lane closings Tuesday night the Ohio Department of Transportation announced.

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 00:42:34 GMT

Online 2020 census raises fears about accurate count

The 2020 census marks the first time the decennial survey will be conducted largely online raising fears that certain groups might not get counted and the Toledo region might lose out on federal dollars.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 18:37:08 GMT

Federal judge rules against spill-response plan for Mackinac pipeline

A federal judge has ruled that a pipeline-safety agency did not adequately explain its reasoning or give sufficient consideration to environmental regulations when it approved a company’s spill-response plans for its pipes beneath the Straits of Mackinac.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 17:52:38 GMT

Worker struck on I-75 in Toledo

Editor’s note: This story was updated after ODOT originally provided the wrong contractor name.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 16:28:06 GMT

Monroe prepares to expand absentee voting

MONROE, Mich. — Monroe, Mich., is expanding its permanent absentee voter list as required by a law passed in November.

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 00:37:09 GMT

Bankruptcy cases fall in Toledo area

Case filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Toledo fell 11 percent in March from the same month a year earlier, according to new figures from the U.S. Clerk of Courts office.

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 04:32:05 GMT

Central city man sentenced to 10 years for starting house fire

A Lucas County Common Pleas Court judge sentenced a central city man to 10 years in prison for starting a house fire that resulted in an explosion and the destruction of three homes. 

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 15:07:02 GMT

TARTA fare hikes begin Monday

Toledo transit riders will be paying about 20 percent more for their rides starting Monday as a fare increase intended to offset a small part of a $3 million budget shortfall takes effect.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 04:00:00 GMT

Work to close lanes, part of South Avenue

A waterline project will close lanes along the east end of Hill Avenue starting Monday, while street reconstruction will close part of South Avenue, the city transportation division announced.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 03:44:17 GMT

Community remembers Rev. King's anti-Vietnam War speech

For many, the words of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., still ring true more than 50 years after he spoke them.

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 01:13:22 GMT

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