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Ohio Sees Record High Heroin Overdose Deaths

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:31am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The state says a record number of Ohioans died from heroin-related overdoses in 2012 as it released the newest available figures for a problem that's been called an epidemic and public health crisis.
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MarkWest Invests $1.5 Billion Into Ohio Valley Shale Field

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:31am
MarkWest has invested nearly $1.5 billion into the Utica Shale Field in the Ohio Valley, and on Thursday, WTRF was granted an exclusive tour of their facility. MarkWest has been processing natural gas
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Future of Switzerland of Ohio Schools Remains Unknown as Deficit Grows

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:30am
Beallsville residents turned out to a local school board meeting on Thursday after rumors persisted about the future of their local high school.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:29am
The private vendor responsible for feeding Ohio prison inmates has been hit by state authorities with $142,000 in damages for failing to meet its contract. Corrections officials say Aramark hasn't staffed 414 positions...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:29am
One of the students critically injured in last week's mass stabbing at a high school in Murrysville has been upgraded to fair condition. Two of three other students still hospitalized remain in critical condition....
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:29am
The private vendor responsible for feeding Ohio prison inmates has been hit by state authorities with $142,000 in damages for failing to meet its contract. Corrections officials say Aramark hasn't staffed 414 positions...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:29am
One of the students critically injured in last week's mass stabbing at a high school in Murrysville has been upgraded to fair condition. Two of three other students still hospitalized remain in critical condition....
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UPDATE: Indictments Handed Down in Cadiz Murder, Rumors Laid to Rest

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:29am
A grand jury has handed down indictments for Matthew Dowdle and Eve Kelley, accused of murdering 45-year-old Joseph Struthers in Cadiz earlier this month.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:29am
The private vendor responsible for feeding Ohio prison inmates has been hit by state authorities with $142,000 in damages for failing to meet its contract. Corrections officials say Aramark hasn't staffed 414 positions...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:29am
One of the students critically injured in last week's mass stabbing at a high school in Murrysville has been upgraded to fair condition. Two of three other students still hospitalized remain in critical condition....
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Attorney: Man Arrested in Wheeling and Wanted in Virginia Murders Is Being Held Illegally

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:27am
WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) - A public defender in West Virginia says a northern Virginia man sought for questioning in three slayings is being held illegally.    Wheeling police arrested Charles Severance on
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Attorney: Man Arrested in Wheeling and Wanted in Virginia Murders Is Being Held Illegally

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:27am
WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) - A public defender in West Virginia says a northern Virginia man sought for questioning in three slayings is being held illegally.    Wheeling police arrested Charles Severance on
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More Than 6,000 Acres Around Piedmont Lake Leased for Gas Drilling

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:26am
The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District on Friday moved to approve the lease of more than 6,000 acres around Piedmont Lake for natural gas drilling.
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Ohio prison food vendor fined $142,000

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:21am
A private food vendor says it's committed to fixing problems with its contract feeding thousands of Ohio prison inmates.
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Philly chocolate store says tax issue resolved

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:05am
A popular Philadelphia chocolate maker and candy store says it has resolved a tax issue that threatened to shutter the establishment days before Easter.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:53am
A student who was critically injured in a mass stabbing at a Pittsburgh-area high school has been upgraded to fair condition.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:53am
A student who was critically injured in a mass stabbing at a Pittsburgh-area high school has been upgraded to fair condition.
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UPDATE: Belmont County Man Accused of Raping Two Boys Pleads Guilty to Lesser Charges

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:42am
A man accused of raping two boys over 19 years ago pleaded guilty to one count of sexual battery and two counts of gross sexual imposition on Thursday.
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Organic farmer can keep land after marijuana raid

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:37am
An Ohio judge is allowing an organic farmer to keep his 5-acre property despite the discovery that he was growing hundreds of marijuana plants.
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Pa. unemployment rate drops to 6 percent in March

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:37am
Pennsylvania's jobless rate has continued its steady decline.
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