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Rice Energy's Presence Growing in Belmont County

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:33am
Rice Energy, owners of a gas well that produces 40-million cubic feet of gas per day, has taken another foothold in Belmont County.
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Ohio Valley Businesses Prepare for Beast of the East Tournament

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:27am
The final preparations are being made for the Beast of the East, whether its on the field, in the cage, or even at the front desk or in the lobby. What started 26 years ago as a 24 team tournament now stretches across 3 states featuring 162 teams from 10 different states and parts of Canada.
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Ohio Valley Businesses Prepare for Beast of the East Tournament

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:27am
The final preparations are being made for the Beast of the East, whether its on the field, in the cage, or even at the front desk or in the lobby. What started 26 years ago as a 24 team tournament now stretches across 3 states featuring 162 teams from 10 different states and parts of Canada.
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Construction Well Under Way for Primanti Brothers Highlands Location

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:23am
The restaurant hasn't wasted anytime in getting their Ohio Valley business off the ground.
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Woman Falls Asleep at Wheel, Drives Into Ohio Lake

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:20am
CELINA, Ohio (AP) - Authorities say a 76-year-old woman fell asleep behind the wheel in the middle of the day and drove into a western Ohio lake, where she became stranded on the roof of her car and was rescued with help from an Indiana teenager. The Lima News (http://bit.ly/VHmusf ) reports the Rockford woman fell asleep before missing a curve in the road and crossing a concrete rubble barrier into Grand Lake St. Marys. The car drifted a bit and then sank a few yards offshore. The woman was...
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Ormet to Sell Mineral Rights for $22 Million

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:18am
A Delaware bankruptcy judge has given Ormet approval this week to sell mineral rights to a company called Triad Hunter.
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Ormet to Sell Mineral Rights for $22 Million

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:18am
A Delaware bankruptcy judge has given Ormet approval this week to sell mineral rights to a company called Triad Hunter.
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Troopers Out in Full Force Locally as Fourth of July Nears

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:08am
The Fourth of July has become one of the busiest travel holidays of the summer, and law enforcement agencies are on high alert.More than one million drivers are expected to hit the roadways this weekend in the State of Ohio alone, but so are patrols, and they'll be out in full force cracking down on drunk drivers. Last year, the Ohio State Highway Patrol made nearly 300 OVI arrests in a 24- hour period. Troopers are also asking divers to call #677 to report impaired drivers.The Pennsylvania S...
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Troopers Out in Full Force Locally as Fourth of July Nears

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:08am
The Fourth of July has become one of the busiest travel holidays of the summer, and law enforcement agencies are on high alert.More than one million drivers are expected to hit the roadways this weekend in the State of Ohio alone, but so are patrols, and they'll be out in full force cracking down on drunk drivers. Last year, the Ohio State Highway Patrol made nearly 300 OVI arrests in a 24- hour period. Troopers are also asking divers to call #677 to report impaired drivers.The Pennsylvania S...
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Ohioan's condition upgraded after lightning strike

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 8:00am
A central Ohio firefighter who went into cardiac arrest when lightning struck outside a soccer stadium has been upgraded from critical to serious condition.
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Ohioan pleads guilty to taking checks for dead mom

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:56am
An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to a federal charge alleging he stole $230,000 in Social Security survivor benefits intended for his mother, who died 33 years ago.
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Police find $100K in commercial fireworks at home

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:04am
Cleveland police say an investigation into illegal fireworks led to a suburban home where they found commercial-grade fireworks worth $100,000 in a garage.
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Man no longer facing execution in 1982 Pa. slaying

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:01am
A judge has tossed out the death sentence imposed on a man convicted in the murder of a south-central Pennsylvania woman more than three decades ago.
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DA: Officer won't be charged in Pa. road-rage case

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 6:45am
An eastern Pennsylvania prosecutor says no charges will be filed against an off-duty police officer who shot another man following a confrontation with several people in what officials called a road-rage incident.
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Woman falls asleep at wheel, drives into Ohio lake

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 6:40am
Authorities say a 76-year-old woman fell asleep behind the wheel in the middle of the day and drove into a western Ohio lake, where she became stranded on the roof of her car and was rescued with help from an Indiana...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 6:36am
Prosecutors have dropped charges against two Steubenville school workers in the probe of whether other laws were broken in the 2012 rape of a teenage girl by two high school football players. Officials confirmed the...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 6:28am
A state House vote on a pension overhaul will wait until this fall while a budget-related fight between house and Senate Republican leaders will likely occupy lawmakers next week. House members were able last night to...
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Local GOP to fight Ohio elections chief's decision

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 6:20am
The Lucas County Republican Party plans to challenge Ohio's elections chief in court in a dispute over nominees for the county's troubled elections board.
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