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Trucker and 10 others convicted for cheating BWC

Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation

Agency owed more than $500,000 in restitutionRead More of "Trucker and 10 others convicted for cheating BWC "

Date Published: June 6, 2018

Ohio Wildlife Council approves 2018-2019 hunting regulations

Ohio Department of Natural Resources

The 2018-2019 hunting and trapping seasons were among the regulations approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its scheduled meeting on Thursday, May 17, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR).Read More of "Ohio Wildlife Council approves 2018-2019 hunting regulations "

Date Published: June 6, 2018

Prevention and self-management can ensure healthy lives with chronic conditions

Beverley Laubert, Interim Director, Ohio Department of Aging

Ohio Department of Aging

The Ohio Department of Aging works every day to provide resources for individuals and communities to help our elders live as independently as possible, for as long as possible, in the settings they prefer. As we age, many of us will develop chronic conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease or arthritis, and with the right supports, we can continue to thrive.Read More of "Prevention and self-management can ensure healthy lives with chronic conditions "

Date Published: June 6, 2018

Report finds nearly 60,000 ohioans homeless in 2016

Ohio Housing Finance Agency

The Ohio Human Services Data Warehouse (OHSDW) has released the first in a series of groundbreaking reports exposing the troubling extent of Ohio's homelessness crisis. It finds that 58,484 Ohioans received homeless services in 2016 from seven of Ohio's nine Continuum of Care (CoCs) organizations; that's more than the entire population of Vinton, Monroe, Noble and Morgan counties combined.Read More of "Report finds nearly 60,000 ohioans homeless in 2016 "

Date Published: June 6, 2018

Columbus gets contradictory reports on people moving there

BRANDON KLEIN, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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Recent studies offer a mix perspective on central Ohio migration.Read More of "Columbus gets contradictory reports on people moving there "

Date Published: June 6, 2018

Common Good: Mental health and criminal justice

Kathleen Maloney, Supreme Court of Ohio

Supreme Court of Ohio

More than 383,000 adults with serious mental illnesses are being held in a U.S. jail or prison, according to the nonprofit Treatment Advocacy Center. Of the 64,000 people jailed or imprisoned in Ohio in 2005, more than 10,000 were estimated to have serious mental illnesses.Read More of "Common Good: Mental health and criminal justice "

Date Published: June 5, 2018

SBA partners with veterans employment program

KEITH ARNOLD, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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The U.S. Small Business Administration announced this week a partnership with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to give service members access to self-employment assistance to kickstart any untapped entrepreneurial spirit in the ranks of American heroes.Read More of "SBA partners with veterans employment program "

Date Published: June 5, 2018

State lawmakers move to make 'spoofing' phone numbers illegal

KEITH ARNOLD, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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Lawmakers keen on quashing the practice of manipulating parts of or entire phone numbers to obfuscate the caller's identity for purposes of defrauding the call recipient are expected to consider a bill that would make the trick a criminal offense.Read More of "State lawmakers move to make 'spoofing' phone numbers illegal "

Date Published: June 5, 2018

Bond issue proposed to attack toxic algae blooms

KEITH ARNOLD, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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A pair of state lawmakers whose districts abut Lake Erie recently proposed a solution to the dangerous algae blooms that take over swaths of the state's Great Lake each summer.Read More of "Bond issue proposed to attack toxic algae blooms "

Date Published: June 5, 2018

Supreme Court of Court affirms death sentence for teen’s murderer

Dan Trevas, Supreme Court of Ohio

Supreme Court of Ohio

The Ohio Supreme Court took into account the fact that a man who plotted to rob and kill a childhood friend had just turned 19 years old at the time of the murder, but that was not enough to reverse the death penalty he received from a Warren County court.Read More of "Supreme Court of Court affirms death sentence for teen’s murderer "

Date Published: June 4, 2018

Lawmakers mull local self-defense statutes

KEITH ARNOLD, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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House lawmakers recently considered further testimony both for and against a bill that would codify an affirmative claim of self defense for Ohioans who own and use guns.Read More of "Lawmakers mull local self-defense statutes "

Date Published: June 4, 2018

State hires law firm to remove sealed records faster for background checks

BRANDON KLEIN, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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The state of Ohio has hired a law firm to remove former offenders' sealed criminal records from background check company databases faster.Read More of "State hires law firm to remove sealed records faster for background checks "

Date Published: June 4, 2018

If it can rain, it can flood: Why flood insurance is a wise bet for homeowners

BrandPoint

(BPT) The federal government considers floods the nation's most common natural disaster. They strike every state and leave homeowners with huge repair costs. Why? Because typical homeowners insurance doesn't cover flood damage.Read More of "If it can rain, it can flood: Why flood insurance is a wise bet for homeowners "

Date Published: June 4, 2018

Supreme Court of Ohio hears arguments in medical malpractice suit, considers state securities law

Kathleen Maloney and Dan Trevas, Supreme Court of Ohio

Supreme Court of Ohio

The Ohio Supreme Court on Tuesday, May 22nd, heard four oral arguments, consisting of a medical malpractice lawsuit, a federal court’s question about the state securities law, and two disciplinary cases.Read More of "Supreme Court of Ohio hears arguments in medical malpractice suit, considers state securities law "

Date Published: May 31, 2018

OBWC employee improperly disposed of evidence

Ohio Inspector General

The Ohio Inspector General issued a report of investigation recently after receiving a notification from the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (OBWC) that Industrial Safety Hygienist Maria Rupert was disciplined for improperly collecting and discarding a safety vest obtained from an accident scene.Read More of "OBWC employee improperly disposed of evidence "

Date Published: May 31, 2018

Akron man sentenced to life in prison for role in methamphetamine conspiracy

The United States Attorneys Office Northern District of Ohio

An Akron man was sentenced to life in prison for his role in a conspiracy to distribute more than a kilogram of methamphetamine.Read More of "Akron man sentenced to life in prison for role in methamphetamine conspiracy "

Date Published: May 31, 2018

Kasich and BWC propose $1.5 billion rebate for Ohio employers

Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation

Gov. John R. Kasich and the top executive for the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) recently proposed giving Ohio employers $1.5 billion in premium rebates this summer, expanding workers' comp savings for employers to $8 billion since 2011.Read More of "Kasich and BWC propose $1.5 billion rebate for Ohio employers "

Date Published: May 31, 2018

Alberto J. Mora to lead ABA global programs

American Bar Association

Alberto J. Mora, senior fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government’s Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, has been named associate executive director for global programs at the American Bar Association and director of the ABA Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI), effective May 21.Read More of "Alberto J. Mora to lead ABA global programs "

Date Published: May 30, 2018

Ohio may give taxpayers option of getting refunds via bank cards

KEITH ARNOLD, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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A little less than a month after the 2017 state income tax filing deadline, a committee in the Ohio House of Representatives has taken up a measure to allow electronic tax filers the option to receive their refunds by prepaid bank cards.Read More of "Ohio may give taxpayers option of getting refunds via bank cards "

Date Published: May 30, 2018

Survey: Columbus among the most expensive hotel rooms in the Midwest

BRANDON KLEIN, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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For travelers, Columbus ranks as one of most expensive cities to get a hotel room, according to a new survey.Read More of "Survey: Columbus among the most expensive hotel rooms in the Midwest "

Date Published: May 30, 2018

Akron man arrested and charged for launching denial of service attacks that shut down web sites for city of Akron and Akron Police Department

The United States Attorneys Office Northern District of Ohio

An Akron man was arrested this morning and charged in federal court for launching denial of service attacks that shut down web sites for the city of Akron and the Akron Police Department.Read More of "Akron man arrested and charged for launching denial of service attacks that shut down web sites for city of Akron and Akron Police Department "

Date Published: May 29, 2018

Take your own first 529 steps

Ohio Tuition Trust Authority

As you proudly watch your child learn to walk across the floor, you start thinking about how quickly she’s growing. And it hits you, college will be coming up quick, too! Start saving for her higher education expenses as soon as possible and use a 529 plan to place those funds for all the tax advantages it offers. Here are some of your own steps to take.Read More of "Take your own first 529 steps "

Date Published: May 29, 2018

Ohio man sentenced for threatening congressman

The United States Attorneys Office Southern District of Ohio

E. Stanley Hoff, 69, of Westerville, was sentenced in U.S. District Court recently to 40 months in prison for threatening to assault and murder a United States official.Read More of "Ohio man sentenced for threatening congressman "

Date Published: May 29, 2018

Ohio's tourism industry keeps growing with record number of visitors in 2017

RICK ADAMCZAK, Daily Reporter Staff Writer

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Ohio may not be a hot tourist destination the likes of Florida, California or Hawaii, but the state's travel industry continues to see significant growth, according to new figures released by TourismOhio.Read More of "Ohio's tourism industry keeps growing with record number of visitors in 2017 "

Date Published: May 29, 2018

ECOT inflated time claimed for students, failed to document time spent learning, audit finds

Ohio Auditor of State

Auditor Yost refers findings to U.S. Attorney, county prosecutor for potential prosecutionRead More of "ECOT inflated time claimed for students, failed to document time spent learning, audit finds "

Date Published: May 28, 2018

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