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Monroe County Commissioner Greg Moore charged with misdemeanor

MONROE — A Monroe County commissioner is facing a misdemeanor charge based on accusations he fled the scene of a vehicle crash and failed to report the incident or speak to law enforcement until nearly 12 hours later.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:18:17 GMT

Toledo man sentenced to jail for heat-related death of dog

A West Toledo man is in jail after being sentenced for animal cruelty following the heat-related death of a dog last summer.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:48:06 GMT

West Toledo man charged in case of fatal shooting of 16-year-old boy

A West Toledo man was indicted by a Lucas County grand jury Tuesday in connection with the first homicide of 2019, a shooting of a 16-year-old boy three days into the new year. 

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 19:31:14 GMT

Local event to honor life of library director Clyde Scoles

A local memorial service to honor the late Toledo Lucas County Public Library director is set for April.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:18:56 GMT

Ohio Turnpike crash kills Illinois woman

An Illinois woman is dead after crashing her tractor-trailer Tuesday on the Ohio Turnpike near Maumee.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:25:13 GMT

Penalty for Toledo's traffic cameras stripped from state transportation budget

COLUMBUS — Language designed to financially penalize cities like Toledo that insist on using red-light and speed-enforcement cameras was stripped Tuesday from a proposed two-year transportation budget.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:42:53 GMT

Two Toledo men charged after police find dynamite in vehicle

Two men charged for having what officials believed was a stick of dynamite in their truck at Big Sandy campgrounds near Swanton appeared in Maumee Municipal Court on Tuesday.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:50:52 GMT

Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 3/19

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, 19 Mar 2019 04:00:00 GMT

Lucas County sirens to be tested Wednesday

Lucas County officials will test the outdoor warning sirens on Wednesday.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:00:00 GMT

$15 million project at Toledo Express Airport could be diverted for border wall

A $15 million hangar upgrade at Toledo Express Airport’s National Guard base is among military projects whose funding is to be diverted to a wall along the Mexican border that President Trump says will address a “national emergency.”

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:28:04 GMT

Maumee council president files complaints against Jezak, two councilmen

The investigations surrounding Maumee government will not stop anytime soon.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:44:25 GMT

Easter Bunny photos will benefit dogs

Upcoming photo sessions with the Easter Bunny will benefit canine cancer research.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:40:44 GMT

Robin Whitney appointed to Port Authority board

The Lucas County Commissioners voted Monday to appoint Robin Whitney to a vacant seat on the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority board of directors.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:38:31 GMT

Bomb found, 2 arrested at Swanton campground

Two people are in custody after a homemade bomb was found Monday in their vehicle at Big Sandy campgrounds near Swanton, Lucas County Sheriff’s office said.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:07:38 GMT

Benefit honors memory of slain Ohio State student

Varying shades of Tiffany blue decorated a banquet hall Monday night in honor of the legacy of Reagan Tokes.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:36:36 GMT

Sylvania residents propose smaller outdoor drinking zone

Sylvania residents suggested the city scale back its proposal for a legal outdoor drinking area during a public hearing on the matter Monday.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:23:30 GMT

Beto O'Rourke makes first swing through Ohio

CLEVELAND — They all screamed for Beto.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:01:07 GMT

Demolitions to begin for Dorr Street interchange project

Nearly all of the land necessary for the Dorr Street interchange on I-475/U.S. 23 has been assembled. Now, it’s time for demolitions to start.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:21:37 GMT

Proposed Ottawa River settlement calls for restoration projects

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency are nearing a resolution with the city of Toledo over Ottawa River pollution caused decades ago by city-owned landfills operating along the river.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:05:26 GMT

Former Springfield Township coach indicted on sex charges

A former Springfield Township youth baseball coach was indicted by a Lucas County grand jury last week on multiple sex offense charges. 

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:03:31 GMT

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