A seven-month dispute between Erie County's non-union figureheads and the sheriff's employees ended with all law agents forgoing raises in 2012 and limiting their vacation time amassed through 2014.
5:00 AM Aug 4, 2012
Working in a stout former bank building with windows closed and air conditioners humming, Orleans County sheriff's deputies didn't know what was happening in their parking lot until a neighbor called 911.
8:00 PM Aug 3, 2012
The body of a Copley man washed up on a Kelleys Island beach Monday morning, just in front of his family vacation home.
6:41 PM Aug 3, 2012
A new Ohio law requiring anyone arrested on a felony charge to submit a DNA sample has more than doubled the amount of samples the state collected for its DNA database last year.
5:21 PM Aug 3, 2012
A Sandusky man accused of murdering a 3-year-old boy has a criminal history that includes incidents of drunkenness, drug use and fighting.
4:32 PM Aug 3, 2012
Here is this week's edition of Futures File, our weekly commodities wrap-up:
4:00 PM Aug 3, 2012
The following dogs are available for adoption from the Erie County Dog Pound:
2:20 PM Aug 3, 2012
The following real estate transactions represent the highest and lowest amounts recorded in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties for the week ending Aug. 3.
1:56 PM Aug 3, 2012
Authorities in western Ohio say a police dog has died after being left in a hot patrol car by his handler.
1:00 PM Aug 3, 2012
We've received four or five questions about when the new Little Caesar's Pizza will open on Milan Road. I guess the people want to know!
12:07 PM Aug 3, 2012

Today the Sandusky History blog writes about someone close to our hearts —  Sandusky Register founding father Isaac Foster Mack Jr.

11:51 AM Aug 3, 2012
Ohio's Division of Liquor Control has issued a recall for 1800-brand tequila "Silver" and "Reposado" in the 1.75 liter bottle due to safety concerns regarding damaged glass bottle stoppers.
11:35 AM Aug 3, 2012
U.S. EPA investigators searching for clues to a cluster of children's cancer cases in Clyde have found high levels of toxic environmental contaminants at the former Whirlpool Park near Green Springs.
11:33 AM Aug 3, 2012
Erie County deputies and Perkins police teamed up with an unidentified 20-year-old to wage war on underage liquor sales Tuesday night at carryouts countywide.
11:32 AM Aug 3, 2012
Nearly 220 counties in a dozen drought-stricken states were added Wednesday to the U.S. government's list of natural disaster areas as the nation's agriculture chief unveiled new help for frustrated, cash-strapped farmers and ranchers grappling with extreme dryness and heat.
10:00 AM Aug 3, 2012