Environmental groups and charter fishing captains in Ohio are hoping Lake Erie's fish population will rebound in the coming years with the closing of a coal-burning power plant that sits next to the lake's biggest tributary.
3:01 PM Jan 30, 2012
Country music icon Willie Nelson has come to Ohio to sing out in support of an old friend, U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich.
1:07 PM Jan 30, 2012
Perkins Township taxpayers spent nearly $20,000 to create harmony and unity amongst its government employees, according to a Register analysis of financial documents.
12:58 PM Jan 30, 2012
If November's general election constitutes the main event of politics, then the March 6 primary resembles the integral opening political clash. From local issues to choosing who the next president could be, voters will have plenty of options. But before voting, people need to ensure they're prepared when arriving to the polls.
12:23 PM Jan 30, 2012
Fewer Ohio teens are obtaining their driver's licenses, in a trend related to economic and other factors.
10:36 AM Jan 30, 2012

(UPDATED) Come back around noon on Saturday as I and the rest of our 'Freezedom of the Press' plunge team will be getting ready for the big event and giving live updates in our "Cover It Live" player.

10:32 AM Jan 30, 2012
Chair caning, repadding, new fabric, rows of upholstery tack, tassels to adorn the bottom of a chair. Sometimes it takes up to a week to bring a piece back to life. It is an art form. I would have been lost if I did not have the guidance of Al and Dan Mielke of Mielke Furniture.
10:31 AM Jan 30, 2012
Julie Baumbick keeps busy throughout the week, volunteering at five agencies and cooking for an elderly couple who needs help.
10:31 AM Jan 30, 2012
The Erie County Sheriff's Office has released new evidence in the New Year's Day death of a jail inmate, including an investigative report and video footage recorded by the jail's surveillance cameras.
9:53 AM Jan 30, 2012
A long line of cars and trucks collided one after another early Sunday on a dark Florida highway so shrouded in haze and smoke that drivers were instantly blinded. At least 10 people were killed.
6:00 AM Jan 30, 2012
Birdwatchers who flock to the Lake Erie coast to look at eagles, shore birds and migrating song birds no longer have to wing it when they're making plans.
3:00 PM Jan 29, 2012
Twitter, a tool of choice for dissidents and activists around the world, found itself the target of global outrage Friday after unveiling plans to allow country-specific censorship of tweets that might break local laws.
1:00 PM Jan 29, 2012
The pitch from the Republican presidential contenders to voters sounds a lot like the children's game of follow the leader.
5:00 AM Jan 29, 2012