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  1. Debate continues over proposed ticket sales fee in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 |

    "Protect Art 4 Columbus" says the fee will help protect the economic benefit that arts, culture, sports and entertainment create in Columbus. The group of neighborhood leaders, small business owners, parents, retirees, artists, art patrons and sports fans announced its organization Thursday.


  2. Police: Body in park was found on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 |

    Police in the Columbus suburb of Upper Arlington initially reported that a body was found shortly after 8:30 a.m. Sunday in Burbank Park under what they considered suspicious circumstances. Officer Bryan McKean said later that firefighters were called to the park on the report of a fire and found the body after extinguishing the blaze.


  3. Authorities: Deputy shot and wounded; suspect fatally shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 |

    Detectives from the Franklin County Sheriff's Office in Columbus and agents from the state's Bureau of Criminal Investigation are investigating.


  4. Lions Club Golf OutingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2018 |

    Williamson said there is a variety of well trained dogs and people from all over the country that take advantage of the pilot dog program in Columbus. Richard McConnell is currently with his eighth pilot guide dog.


  5. No charges against Ohio officer who fatally shot teenage boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 |

    The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor's Office said Monday that no charges will be filed against Franklin County Sheriff's Deputy Richard Scarborough for the January shooting. Cuyahoga County prosecuted the case after prosecutors in Columbus excused themselves because of working relationships with the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.


  6. Womana s body found in home freezer; husband dead at motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 |

    Police say they found the body of an Ohio woman hidden in a basement freezer and then discovered her husband dead at a motel the next day. Marysville police say that 47-year-old Kenneth West was being sought in connection with the discovery of his wife's body before he was found dead.


  7. New Ohio morgue to have bigger toxicology lab, more spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 |

    The Dispatch reports that officials will break ground Wednesday for the new Franklin County Forensic Science Center in central Ohio. The paper says the number of cases falling under the coroner's jurisdiction in greater Columbus is growing thanks to a rising population, the statewide drug epidemic and other factors.


  8. Updates with late vote tally further tightening Ohio special electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 |

    Republican Troy Balderson ended Tuesday with a razor-thin lead of about 17-hundred votes over democrat Danny O'Connor. The elections chief said 3,435 provisional votes were cast and 5,048 absentee ballots are outstanding.


  9. Columbus police spokesman indicted on child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 |

    O'Brien says an investigation began last week after the social media site Tumblr notified authorities that Worthington had uploaded an image of child pornography from his personal cellphone. O'Brien says the charges date back to January.


  10. Columbus police spokesman indicted on child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 |

    O'Brien said at a news conference that a task force began investigating Worthington in May after being notified by the social media site Tumblr that child pornography had been uploaded on the site. O'Brien says the task force subsequently searched Worthington's home.


  11. Sheriffa s office: Pedestrian struck by 2 vehicles diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2018 |

    Authorities say a man was struck by two vehicles as he was trying to cross a road in central Ohio and has died. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says 25-year-old Daniel Bender was hit by a pickup truck late Friday night as he was trying to cross a road in Prairie Township west of Columbus. 1 comment

  12. Judge overturns Columbusa ban on gun bump stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 |

    A city of Columbus' law banning a gun accessory that allows semi-automatic weapons to be fired rapidly has been overturned by a judge as unconstitutional. The Columbus Dispatch reports Franklin County Judge David Cain ruled Friday that municipalities can't regulate gun accessories like bump stocks under state law.


  13. Columbus schools buy offices of closed online charter ECOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 |

    Columbus City Schools says it had the winning bid of more than $3.1 million Tuesday for the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow building a few miles south of downtown. Various fees raise the total cost above $3.4 million.


  14. Police ID Ohio man who died after chase by a good SamaritansaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 |

    Authorities in Ohio have identified the man who allegedly robbed a woman of her purse, was chased down by bystanders and died that same morning. The Columbus Dispatch reports Columbus police have characterized the three men who restrained 23-year-old Kelvin West on Sunday after a purse snatching in a gas station parking lot as "good Samaritans."


  15. Judge apologizes to Ohio man kicked by officer at sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 |

    The Columbus Dispatch reports Franklin County Common Pleas Judge Richard Frye told 27-year-old Demarko Anderson Thursday he was apologizing on behalf of the public. Frye then sentenced Anderson to four years in prison for aggravated menacing and carrying a concealed weapon.


  16. Man killed in shootout with sheriffa s deputy IDa dRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 |

    Authorities in Ohio have identified a man who they say was shot and killed in an exchange of gunfire with a sheriff's deputy who also was shot. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office on Sunday identified the suspect who was killed as 55-year-old Darrell Bruffy, of Orient.


  17. Deputy wounded, suspect killed in Ohio shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 |

    The Columbus Dispatch reports the Franklin County deputy was shot shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday in Columbus after the deputy tried to stop a pickup truck and the driver fled.


  18. Zanesvillea s Everson heading to CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 |

    Zanesville's Andrew Everson narrowed his choices for college down to two Columbus area DIII rivals. In the end it was Capital who won out.


  19. Man accused of cyberstalking Ohio sheriff now wants trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 |

    An Ohio man has asked a judge for permission to withdraw his guilty plea to a charge of harassing a county sheriff in the state for nearly 20 years via letters, emails and websites. A criminal affidavit filed last year said the harassment began in 1999 when Columbus resident William Young was arrested by Russell Martin, then a Delaware County officer and now the county sheriff.


  20. Judge allows womana s taped testimony at her own murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 |

    A judge says the videotaped testimony of an Ohio woman who died two years after she was doused in gasoline and set ablaze can be used at her former boyfriend's trial. A Franklin County judge in making the ruling Friday said he knew of no other case in which a victim would testify at his or her own murder trial.


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