The operator of a nuclear reactor where cracks were discovered in the plant's concrete shell told The Associated Press on Wednesday it alerted regulators last month to more cracks found near the top of the structure.
2:00 PM Dec 8, 2011
Ohio nursing homes have slashed thousands of jobs amid recent cuts in federal and state government funding, according to industry surveys. Advocates warn that patient care will worsen as there are fewer workers to tend to them, but the state says more patients are moving to home-based care, an area where jobs are opening up.
1:09 PM Dec 8, 2011
The Fremont Police Detective bureau is asking for help as they try to determine who took six vehicles off the Al Bauman Car Dealership parking lot early Tuesday morning.
11:23 AM Dec 8, 2011
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has submitted a plan to the U.S. EPA to reduce levels of nitrogen and phosphorus in the state's water.
11:00 AM Dec 8, 2011
State officials provided Sandusky with the Auditor of the State Award after concluding the city spends finances prudently.
8:00 AM Dec 8, 2011
Damon's on Sandusky Bay has served its last slab of ribs, but interested buyers can still have their shot a memento. The entire contents of the former eatery will be auctioned on Thursday.
6:26 PM Dec 7, 2011
The first of nine members of a Michigan-based Christian militia group pleaded guilty to a single charge in federal court this week.
6:20 PM Dec 7, 2011

This week on Between the Lines, Matt Westerhold talks on the phone to guest Attorney General Mike Dewine. The program is now available here. 

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5:54 PM Dec 7, 2011
An Ohio lawmaker on Wednesday touted the importance of the fetal heartbeat as an indicator of life as he urged a legislative panel to support a bill that would impose the nation's most stringent abortion limit.
5:48 PM Dec 7, 2011
Ohio would see its split primaries reunited, probably to May, in a bill the Ohio House leader says he plans to fast track next week.
3:35 PM Dec 7, 2011
What's good for the goose is good for the gander. The Erie County Health Department claims the assistant director of the state health department, an expert on sewage systems, intentionally tried to skirt the laws when he failed to obtain a permit when he changed his residential sewage system on Kelleys Island.
2:13 PM Dec 7, 2011
An ambulance took one man to Firelands Regional Medical Center following a crash at Perkins and Columbus avenues Wednesday morning.
2:02 PM Dec 7, 2011
A sports entrepreneur has purchased 19 acres on Sandusky's west side for $200,000, all in hopes the property will one day be home to a sports hall of fame and recreation complex.
2:01 PM Dec 7, 2011
Sandusky police say they can't investigate an incident Monday in which a 19-year-old woman was allegedly gang raped by men inside a Shelby Street home.
11:01 AM Dec 7, 2011