Football1, a newly registered reader at, was the first person to get the correct answer in the weekly Cedar Point Trivia Contest on "Between the Lines Live."

7:38 AM Aug 17, 2012
Facing what is emerging as a defining issue, Mitt Romney running mate Paul Ryan on Wednesday invited debate over his controversial proposal to overhaul Medicare and predicted the GOP would win the argument.
6:00 AM Aug 17, 2012
A bipartisan association of Ohio election officials is praising the state's top elections chief for setting uniform early voting hours in the presidential battleground.
8:00 PM Aug 16, 2012

The week on Five Points reporters Emil Whitis and Andy Ouriel talk about Mitt Romney's VP pick and Cedar Point's new roller coaster.

6:00 PM Aug 16, 2012
Apple-picking, a cherished autumn tradition, is off to an early start in the Northeast and Upper Midwest as growers deal with aftershocks from wacky spring weather that hammered fruit crops.
5:00 PM Aug 16, 2012
A Vermilion man was seriously injured in a one-car crash Wednesday on Darrow Road.
3:00 PM Aug 16, 2012

Where’s the action at 1 p.m. Thursday? At, where Erie County prosecutor Kevin Baxter is the special guest on “Between the Lines Live.”  

2:41 PM Aug 16, 2012
Michael Milner could face the death penalty if convicted in the murder of a Sandusky toddler.
2:35 PM Aug 16, 2012
A Sandusky mother faces felony charges in the death of her 3-year-old son, who suffered injuries days or weeks prior to when the mother's boyfriend allegedly murdered the boy.
2:32 PM Aug 16, 2012

This week on Between the Lines, Managing Editor Matt Westerhold hosted Erie County Prosecutor Kevin Baxter for a conversation about pending criminal cases, including the murder of 3-year-old Owen Barker.

2:28 PM Aug 16, 2012
Ohio has now confirmed nine human cases of West Nile virus this year, and state health officials say drought conditions and heat across the state mean that Ohioans can expect to see more of the mosquitoes that spread the virus.
2:00 PM Aug 16, 2012
Q: Hi SR, I was wondering if you could give me some information on the ULTA that is supposed to be opening in the Target complex next to the Sandusky Mall. Do you have an opening date yet? Thanks, - Ariel on W. Monroe
12:51 PM Aug 16, 2012
City commissioner Jeff Smith was voted down Monday after he asked commissioners to support assembling a committee to analyze the potential cost of relocating City Hall.
12:00 PM Aug 16, 2012
A Sandusky man was charged with animal cruelty Wednesday in connection with an incident involving a German shepherd that suffered severe wounds from a rope around its neck.
11:59 AM Aug 16, 2012