50 years ago, 1963: The Ohio Division of Wildlife reported the capture of four small sturgeons in western Lake Erie this year. "This is more than have been reported for many a year." said fisheries biologist. One of the sturgeon was caught by a Sandusky boy fishing off Cedar Point jetty.
25 years ago, 1988: A 66-year-old man who sprayed-painted his neighbor's cat red from neck to tail just wanted to mark the pesky feline so animal control officers could find it. The cat had been messing with the man's blueberries and walking all over his wife's car.
10 years ago, 2003: A 23-year-old Wellston, Ohio, man was arrested after he jumped off the Jet Express ferry boat in to the Portage River. The man, who had been drinking, jumped because he friends challenged him to do so. He was arrested for inducing panic.