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

Sandusky County Prosecutor Thomas Stierwalt did have a sense of urgency; he seems to have decided it was urgently necessary to make the matter go away.

10:47 AM Jul 23, 2012
Neighbors of the Vermilion Fish and Game Association claim in a lawsuit that the repetitive shooting -- sometimes up to 200 rounds an hour -- caused them permanent hearing loss and lowered their property values.
10:46 AM Jul 23, 2012
The following is the weekly construction update provided by the Ohio Department of Tranportation
10:46 AM Jul 23, 2012
Take 30 chefs from across the country, including headliner Robert Irvine, seemingly endless dishes with countless fresh ingredients straight from the garden, throw in a few glasses of wine and exclusive items for auction, and what do you get?
10:44 AM Jul 23, 2012
Authorities say a central Ohio man who uses a wheelchair fatally shot a man who broke into his home.
10:40 AM Jul 23, 2012
Since 2010, Erie County deputies have captured 43 felony fugitives who bolted from north-central Ohio to hide in other states, according to a Register analysis of sheriff's office data.
9:00 AM Jul 23, 2012
Local police respond every day to heated and unusual situations. The following is one item pulled from the daily police blotter.
7:00 AM Jul 23, 2012
Restaurant Impossible Chef Robert Irvine sat down with the Register during a buzzing Food and Wine Celebration at Veggie U Saturday night to talk about kids' nutrition, his solutions for sustainable healthy eating across the country, and why he seems so mean on his show.
6:00 AM Jul 23, 2012
The Sandusky Bay Barge Party, Part II, is a go.
3:00 PM Jul 22, 2012
An overwhelming tragedy was distilled into one human moment by the agony of a father who outlived his son.
1:00 PM Jul 22, 2012
A rainbow of vibrant colors emanated from Mary Petersen's packed shopping cart.
10:00 AM Jul 22, 2012
Ohio's unemployment rate dropped slightly from May to June, and a similar result for July would complete a full year of month-to-month decreases in the jobless rate.
3:07 PM Jul 21, 2012
To the outside world, it appeared to be a house of worship.
1:00 PM Jul 21, 2012
Ohio's elections chief is requesting access to a federal immigration database so elections officials can verify the citizenship of voters.
11:00 AM Jul 21, 2012