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Jun 26, 2016 12:00 AM

Our View: After decades of disappointments for Cleveland sports fans, finally The Win

The Cavaliers' championship transcends sports. In many ways, it goes beyond Northeastern Ohio. Casual observers -- and even those who typically turn the other way for sports -- joined the diehard fans in jubilation. To celebrate history.

Jun 26, 2016 12:00 AM

Lottery applications being taken for bow hunting

Summit Metro Parks will allow hunting by bow and arrow or crossbow in more than 20 selected areas by permit this fall as part of its ongoing deer management program. Each permit, determined by lottery July 22, is good for up to four adults and two juveniles.

Jun 26, 2016 12:00 AM

On Marketing: Why bother with video? It seems complicated

Of all marketing tactics available to marketers, video is the most impressive, tantalizing, and intimidating.

Jun 26, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: Ohio Supreme Court weighs digital age records case

Columbus -- You should go back and watch (or re-watch) the oral arguments that took place earlier this month before the Ohio Supreme Court on a challenge to the authority of law enforcement to withhold video footage from unfolding crime scenes.You'll find it online at OhioChannel.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
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Jun 21, 2016 2:00 PM

Poll: Clinton, Trump evenly split among Ohio voters

Columbus -- Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump are evenly split among Ohio voters, with the billionaire businessman losing ground to the former First Lady in the past month.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Jun 21, 2016 2:00 PM

Sen. Brown asks for federal review of Ohio charter schools

Us. Sen. Sherrod Brown asked the U.S. Department of Education to revie whether Ohio's past grant recipients are failing or closing at higher rates than in other states and how their academic performance compares.

By Julie Carr Smyth Associated Press
Jun 20, 2016 4:39 PM

Ohio Gov. John Kasich vetoes legislation regarding late hours for polling places

Columbus -- Gov. John Kasich has vetoed Republican-backed legislation requiring voters to post bond when seeking court intervention to keep polling places open late on election days.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Jun 20, 2016 4:39 PM

VIDEO: Ohio Law change gives protections to those who seek help for drug overdoses

The Good Samaritan amendment will provide immunity from drug possession charges for those who seek medical care for themselves or others experiencing drug overdoses.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Jun 19, 2016 12:00 AM

Costco opens in Boston Heights June 22

BOSTON HEIGHTS °-- Costco will open its membership warehouse in Boston Heights on June 22 at 8 a.m.

Jun 19, 2016 12:00 AM

Summit County Executive Russ Pry recovering from surgery to remove tumor

Akron -- Summit County Executive Russ Pry underwent laparoscopic surgery at Akron General Medical Center June 14 to remove a cancerous tumor in his colon and was recovering June 16 and preparing to return home, according to Pry's chief of staff James Dodson.

By Eric Marotta News Leader Editor
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Jun 19, 2016 12:00 AM

Apply for bow hunting in Metro Parks

Summit Metro Parks will allow hunting by bow and arrow or crossbow in more than 20 selected areas by permit this fall as part of its ongoing deer management program. Each permit, determined by lottery July 22, is good for up to four adults and two juveniles.

Jun 13, 2016 1:39 PM

Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Center now open for 2016 season

Leftover household products such as paints, cleaners, oils, batteries, and pesticides often contain potentially hazardous materials that require special care when you no longer need them. ReWorks offers a safe and easy way for Summit County residents to recycle these materials.

Jun 13, 2016 1:39 PM

Two-day BioBlitz observers recorded 815 species in Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Cuyahoga Valley National Park took part in its first ever National Parks BioBlitz May 21-21. This 24-hour citizen-science event was a quest to discover and inventory living organisms in national parks across the country.

By Jennie Vasarhelyi | Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Jun 13, 2016 12:38 PM

Summit County courts receive technology grant funds from Ohio Supreme Court

Summit County Common Pleas Court receives $30,980, and Barberton Municipal Court receives $41,020 from Ohio Supreme Court for local projects.

By Tim Troglen | Reporter
Jun 9, 2016 11:54 AM

Gov. Kasich signs bill legalizing medicinal marijuana in Ohio

The legislation, which will take full effect within two years, places ultimate medical marijuana oversight in several state agencies.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
May 27, 2016 10:14 AM

Summit County, city of Akron safety forces will help with RNC

Safety forces from Summit County and the city of Akron are training to prepare for crowds at the Republican National Convention July 18-21 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland.

By Laura Freeman | Reporter
May 25, 2016 11:23 AM

Federal judge rules law cutting down early voting in Ohio unconstitutional

SB 238 called for early, in-person voting to begin the day after voter registration ended, reducing the absentee voting period by one week.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
May 23, 2016 4:08 PM

State auditor releases report on Ohio's charter schools

Columbus -- More students were in classrooms at charter schools during surprise visits from auditors late last year compared to a similar attendance check two years ago, according to a report released May 23.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
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May 20, 2016 11:23 AM

Ohio lawmakers have busy week as summer recess nears

Representatives and senators voted on 35 separate bills and a handful of resolutions.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief