Erie County jail administrators are trying to figure out how an inmate obtained the material to create a 9-inch shank they confiscated Wednesday.
5:00 AM Aug 26, 2012
Forget the Mormon moment. The religious group that seems to be figuring most prominently in the presidential election right now is the Roman Catholic Church.
3:00 PM Aug 25, 2012
Two Sandusky Police Department leaders made powerful statements to the court before Erie County Judge Tygh Tone sentenced Kevin Randleman to life in prison without parole Friday.
1:35 PM Aug 25, 2012

Excerpt from Westerhold's Between the Lines column in the Sunday Register:

12:14 PM Aug 25, 2012
Organizers have announced a War of 1812-themed driving tour that takes participants through parts of Michigan, Ohio and southern Ontario.
11:00 AM Aug 25, 2012
More than 500 people are heading from Ohio to the Republican National Convention.
6:00 AM Aug 25, 2012
We asked community members around town what they thought of Kevin Randleman pleading guilty to the murder of Ofc. Andrew Dunn.
5:00 AM Aug 25, 2012
(UPDATED WITH VIDEO 2:50 p.m.) Kevin Randleman pleaded guilty to aggravated murder Friday morning at a hearing in Erie County Common Pleas Court.
1:35 AM Aug 25, 2012
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says while the state is sometimes criticized for having too many overlapping police departments, he sees the number of agencies as an asset.
8:00 PM Aug 24, 2012
When Ohio's new teacher evaluation system kicks in starting next year, teacher Tammy Schmidt may be joining her third-grade students in preparing scrapbooks of their classroom accomplishments.
5:00 PM Aug 24, 2012
Here is this week's edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:
3:51 PM Aug 24, 2012
A longtime local singer is hoping the popularity of shows like "American Idol' and "Glee' will inspire area residents to drop by her studio.
3:44 PM Aug 24, 2012
The Erie County Dog Pound has these dogs available for adoption:
2:31 PM Aug 24, 2012