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Accused murderer will get another day in court following new evidence

A divided appellate panel in the 11th District Court of Appeals remanded a murder case to the Portage County Court of Common Pleas when it found that a defendant presented potentially new evidence in his petition for postconviction relief which was previously denied by the lower court.
A jury found defendant William Butcher guil ... (full story)


After Toledo water debacle, lawmakers seek stricter monitoring

State Reps. Mike Sheehy, D-Oregon, and John Patterson, D-Jefferson, have partnered to sponsor a bill that would establish requirements and procedures pertaining to levels of microcystin in the state’s public water systems.
“After over 400,000 Northwest Ohioans were forced to go without water in August, it became clea ... (full story)


8 isolated in Ohio, others sought in Ebola probe

8 isolated in Ohio, others sought in Ebola probe

COLUMBUS (AP) — Eight individuals in northeast Ohio were under quarantine Thursday as health officials broadened the group of people being notified that they may have had contact with a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola after visiting the area.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding its investig ... (full story)