A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by seven states that sought to block a contraception coverage rule within the federal health care law.
5:07 PM Jul 17, 2012

Warning: The attached audio includes profanity that some might find offensive. 

Former Erie County auditor Tom Paul was downright nasty when he called the Register this past weekend to complain about a story in the Saturday Register about property evaluations. Judge it for yourself. Listen to the message he left for reporter Andy Ouriel. 

4:09 PM Jul 17, 2012
A Sandusky police officer and his wife were injured Sunday in motorcycle crash near Mason and Stephens roads.
3:03 PM Jul 17, 2012
Ohio is doubling the amount of medication it provides to mentally ill inmates as they leave prison in hopes of easing their transition and keeping them from committing new crimes.
2:47 PM Jul 17, 2012
Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers are watching and waiting as a retired Milan attorney clings to life at a Toledo hospital.
1:25 PM Jul 17, 2012
Q: While we're on the subject of tax dollars; the news today is the Horseshoe Casino to date has netted $43 million dollars for the State of Ohio. Do we know where the county is planning on using these casino funds? Have we heard any particulars on this matter?
1:03 PM Jul 17, 2012
A Sandusky woman downed 40 pills and a fifth of liquor Sunday night before wielding a knife and chasing after her adult son and daughter, a police report said.
10:36 AM Jul 17, 2012
You've heard about fracking, but what do you really know about it?
10:36 AM Jul 17, 2012
The drought gripping the United States is the widest since 1956, according to new data released Monday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
10:00 AM Jul 17, 2012
The area's newest museum is about to take flight.
9:00 AM Jul 17, 2012
A year after the Mississippi River swelled to near-historic proportions and flooded farms and homes from Illinois to Louisiana, the level along the waterway's southern half is so low that cargo barges have run aground and their operators have been forced to lighten their loads.
6:00 AM Jul 17, 2012
President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney have one campaign strategy in common: Each is trying to convince voters that his opponent in the closely contested race for the White House is not trustworthy.
8:07 PM Jul 16, 2012
A real-life game of "Frogger' plays out nearly every time people visit the Castalia Quarry MetroPark.
4:28 PM Jul 16, 2012
Officials at the Maritime Museum of Sandusky think they've found a new director to help the museum sail into the future.
3:00 PM Jul 16, 2012