The Community Action Commission of Erie, Huron and Richland counties reminds residents emergency heating assistance is available again this year through the Winter Crisis Program.
4:11 PM Jan 4, 2012

This week on Between the Lines, Matt Westerhold interviews Huron City Manager Andy White about the impending ConAgra implosion.

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2:28 PM Jan 4, 2012
An Indiana magistrate entered a not guilty plea Wednesday for a man accused of bludgeoning and dismembering a 9-year-old girl whose sick mother had entrusted her to his care.
2:21 PM Jan 4, 2012
In a defiant display of executive power, President Barack Obama on Wednesday will buck GOP opposition and name Richard Cordray as the nation's chief consumer watchdog. Outraged Republican leaders in Congress suggested that courts would determine the appointment was illegal.
11:44 AM Jan 4, 2012
Maria Rocio Alvarez was sick for most of her short life, but her cheerful nature brought joy to her family, friends and classmates.
11:20 AM Jan 4, 2012
A squeaker of an Iowa victory in hand, Mitt Romney headed into the New Hampshire primary insisting that staying power sets him apart from runners-up Rick Santorum and Ron Paul and the rest of the GOP presidential field. Two rivals already looked shaky - last-place finisher Michele Bachmann canceled a campaign trip Wednesday and Rick Perry was heading home to Texas to think things over.
10:45 AM Jan 4, 2012
Erie County Sheriff's deputies nabbed a drunken driver Monday morning after tracking him through the snow and into some woods near Ohio 113, a deputy's report said.
10:31 AM Jan 4, 2012
Sandusky residents can soon decide if the city manager's spot should be an elected position.
10:30 AM Jan 4, 2012
Confined in prison for almost two years after he was convicted of assault and burglary, Christopher Stanford finally realized he had to transform his life.
10:29 AM Jan 4, 2012
A World War II veteran received nearly a dozen medals and awards Monday for his combat service.
9:00 AM Jan 4, 2012
Former Sandusky City Manager Matt Kline has a new job.
5:48 PM Jan 3, 2012
The city of Cleveland sued the state of Ohio on Tuesday for the right to ban the sale of prepared foods that contain artery-clogging trans fats.
5:45 PM Jan 3, 2012
(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) Perkins and Sandusky firefighters teamed up to extinguish a fire occurring inside a Rods Drive home Monday night.
5:17 PM Jan 3, 2012
Take a stroll around Milan's town square, and you'll be hard-pressed to find anything that doesn't have Robert "Bob" Bickley's fingerprints on it.
12:14 PM Jan 3, 2012

Three area residents have stepped up to the challenge of losing weight and getting healthy in 2012. Meet them here, and watch for blogs on their progress every Tuesday at


10:47 AM Jan 3, 2012