Doug Phares has been promoted to the position of president-Sandusky Newspaper Division effective Thursday.
4:12 PM Dec 13, 2011
Public documents released Monday by voter advocates show representatives of U.S. House Speaker John Boehner and operatives at the National Republican Congressional Committee were central in drawing the state's disputed congressional map.
3:21 PM Dec 13, 2011

In this blog I'm not going to talk about how my week went (it went OK; holiday schedules are rough). This blog is going to be a GIANT THANK YOU CARD to everybody.

1:46 PM Dec 13, 2011
An Elyria man hawking iPods lured a repeat customer to a parking lot at Kalahari and robbed the buyer at gunpoint, Erie County deputies said.
1:40 PM Dec 13, 2011
Ohio high school students would face more stringent requirements to read the state and federal constitutions, the Declaration of Independence and other historical documents under a bill that's been approved by the Ohio House.
1:20 PM Dec 13, 2011
Ohio's Republican governor is expressing reservations about requiring welfare recipients to pass a drug test, an idea being pushed by GOP lawmakers in Ohio and other states.
12:00 PM Dec 13, 2011
An Oak Harbor woman was charged Monday with operating a vehicle while intoxicated following a crash in Ottawa County, Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers said.
9:00 AM Dec 13, 2011
A man suspected of shooting a Lorain County Sheriff's deputy Monday in LaGrange Township committed suicide as a police helicopter spotlighted his position in a farm field along Ohio 301 and police closed in.
7:30 AM Dec 13, 2011
An auction house says the owner of an Ohio plumbing company has paid a record price for an autographed photo of Thomas Edison.
6:00 AM Dec 13, 2011
A Sandusky man told police he stabbed a 17-year-old in self-defense Sunday morning after the teen and another person attacked him at a party.
5:00 AM Dec 13, 2011
A 44-year-old Bellevue woman was seriously injured when a 2000 Chrysler Town and Country struck her bicycle along Ohio 269 in Groton Township, just north of Bellevue, on Monday night.
12:06 AM Dec 13, 2011
Another legendary-yet-empty city building will soon get some protection from the pelting snow and howling winds.
6:12 PM Dec 12, 2011
Unionized teachers, local government officials and veterans are among public workers running for office in an effort by Ohio Democrats to take control of the state House after a successful fall campaign to repeal a collective bargaining overhaul championed by Gov. John Kasich and fellow Republicans.
5:29 PM Dec 12, 2011
No criminal charges will be brought against a longtime Adams Junior High School music teacher who was allegedly involved in a fight with a student.
5:12 PM Dec 12, 2011