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East Liverpool Man Faces 40 Years in Prison After Being Convicted of Heroin Distribution

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 2:02pm
An East Liverpool man has been convicted of distributing heroin in Hancock County and faces up to 40 years in prison.On Wednesday, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld announced that Marcel D. Weaver, 29, entered a plea of guilty before to the distribution heroin within 1,000 feet of Allison Elementary School in Chester, West Virginia. Authorities said Weaver was part of a conspiracy to distribute heroin and other drugs in Hancock County and elsewhere between August and December of 201...
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Steubenville Woman Enters Insanity Plea After Child Found Unresponsive in Bathtub

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 1:29pm
Celicia Wilson, the Steubenville woman who is facing charges in the death of a four-month-old baby, has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to charges of endangering children and involuntary manslaughter.During Wednesday's arraignment hearing, Wilson's attorney asked the judge to consider reducing Wilson's $250,000 bond. Her bond was continued at a $125,000 cash assurity.Wilson was arrested at her Oregon Avenue home after a seven-year-old child discovered Wilson passed out in the bathtub...
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Steubenville Woman Enters Insanity Plea After Child Found Unresponsive in Bathtub

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 1:29pm
Celicia Wilson, the Steubenville woman who is facing charges in the death of a four-month-old baby, has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to charges of endangering children and involuntary manslaughter.During Wednesday's arraignment hearing, Wilson's attorney asked the judge to consider reducing Wilson's $250,000 bond. Her bond was continued at a $125,000 cash assurity.Wilson was arrested at her Oregon Avenue home after a seven-year-old child discovered Wilson passed out in the bathtub...
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Man in custody after fake threat by Lincoln Tunnel

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 1:15pm
Police say they have a suspect in custody following a false threat that snarled rush-hour traffic around the Lincoln Tunnel.
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Man in custody after fake threat by Lincoln Tunnel

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 1:15pm
Police say they have a suspect in custody following a false threat that snarled rush-hour traffic around the Lincoln Tunnel.
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2 charged after heroin found in Philly school

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:51pm
Authorities say a man and a woman are facing charges after a first-grader brought 11 packets of heroin to a west Philadelphia school.
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Wolf, Corbett to cross paths for first time

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:31pm
Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and his Democratic challenger, Tom Wolf, will appear in the same place for the first time in the campaign when they deliver remarks at a Pennsylvania Environmental Council dinner in Philadelphia.
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West Virginia plant fined $72k for slurry spill

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:24pm
A West Virginia coal prep plant faces more than $72,200 in fines for spilling slurry into an eastern Kanawha County creek in February.
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New videos explain open records, meetings laws

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:23pm
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and the Ohio State Bar Foundation are releasing eight videos explaining Ohio's open records and open meetings laws.
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New videos explain open records, meetings laws

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:23pm
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and the Ohio State Bar Foundation are releasing eight videos explaining Ohio's open records and open meetings laws.
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Vehicle Fire Backs Up Traffic Miles on I-70

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:02pm
A van fire shut down Interstate 70 near mile marker 7 on Wednesday morning.Traffic remained backed up for miles as of 11:30 a.m. due to the accident, and the Ohio County Sheriff's Department advised motorists to use Exit 5 as a detour to avoid the area.
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Vehicle Fire Backs Up Traffic Miles on I-70

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:02pm
A van fire shut down Interstate 70 near mile marker 7 on Wednesday morning.Traffic remained backed up for miles as of 11:30 a.m. due to the accident, and the Ohio County Sheriff's Department advised motorists to use Exit 5 as a detour to avoid the area.
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