Champaign County Newswire (Page 3)

Champaign County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Champaign County, OH. (Page 3)

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  1. Ohio members of House Freedom Caucus impatient with slow reform paceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    Peeved by the slow pace of promised reforms now that the White House and Congress are all under Republican control, members of the House Freedom Caucus hope that details of a long-awaited tax reform package will be available by Thanksgiving at the latest. Freedom Caucus co-founder Jim Jordan of Champaign County and chairman Mark Meadows of North Carolina said they'd meet today with several Trump administration officials to "plot out a course" on tax reform.

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  2. The damage doneRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Champaign County agencies are taking a breath after two years of stalled state funding, but directors are nervous that break won't last long. The passing of the state budget on July 6 has given places like the Rape Advocacy, Counseling & Education Services in Urbana a solid dollar amount to expect, with RACES expecting $215,000 in annual state funding.

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  3. Rail trail workshop, celebration, ride planned in UrbanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    A public workshop on providing a connection between Weaver Park in Urbana and the Kickapoo Rail Trail will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Champaign County Highway Department building, 1605 E. Main St., U. At the workshop, participants will be asked to provide ideas about connecting the rail trail to Weaver Park, 2205 E. Main St., and what kind of trailhead features they'd like to see at the park. Following the workshop, participants will gather at 6:45 p.m. at the park for remarks, light refreshments and a ride on the trail.The park currently has limited parking, picnic tables, a portable restroom, a bike rack and trail information.

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  4. Forest preserve district leader leaving for Champaign Park DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    Dan Olson, executive director of the Champaign County Forest Preserve District for more than five years, will be leaving later this month to become the director of operations for the Champaign Park District. "While we hate to lose Dan, he will continue to serve Champaign County residents, and is lucky to have him on their team," said Andrew Kerins, president of the forest preserve district board.

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  5. Probation revoked, prison sentence for Urbana manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A Champaign County man who received probation after pleading guilty to aggravated battery of a child in 2015 has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison for violating his probation. According to court records, Anthony Wilkins, 22, was sentenced to 54 months in prison on September 5. Wilkins also received 397 days credit for time already served.

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  6. Urbana man who violated probation for hitting infant daughter gets prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... arrest Aug. 18 after he was charged with those same crimes. It's unclear when Holbrook may be returned to Champaign County. Wilkins' attorney, Assistant Public Defender Katie Jessup, urged Webber not to consider evidence from the home invasion and ...

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  7. Labor Day Parade 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    The annual Labor Day Celebration sponsored by the AFL-CIO of Champaign County, featuring the parade, Monday, September 4, 2017 in Urbana. The annual Labor Day Celebration sponsored by the AFL-CIO of Champaign County, featuring the parade, Monday, September 4, 2017 in Urbana.

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  8. Urbana alderman Ammons joins county clerk raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    Alderman Aaron Ammons, the husband of state Rep. Carol Ammons, D-Urbana, said Sunday he'll run for the Democratic nomination for Champaign County clerk in 2018. He planned to make a formal announcement this morning at the start of the annual Labor Day parade in Urbana.

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  9. Farms tapping into a new crop - hopsAn acre can produce as many as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... With a master's degree from the University of Illinois, Erik Kotewa worked in economic development in Champaign County before he returned to his roots. With a twist. "You can't have a full-time job and grow hops," Kotewa said. "You're going to be ...

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  10. Farm Bureau, Soil & Water hand out yearly awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Peak Of Ohio

    ... r #285 . (pictured right). The group focuses on pollinators and habitats. The group plans to merge with the Champaign County chapter in the near future.

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  11. Champaign man accused of molesting teen girl in his care multiple timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    The Champaign County State's Attorney's Office on Wednesday charged Bradley McDermott, 41, of the 2000 block of Greendale Drive, with a single count of criminal sexual assault and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, Class 1 and 2 felonies, respectively. State's Attorney Julia Rietz said a teenage girl who was in McDemott's care reported recently to a high school official that she had been sexually abused on multiple occasions between 2013 and 2015.

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  12. Ohioana s body recovered from damaged Navy shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | WLVQ-FM Columbus

    "Petty Officer Drake's passing is heartbreaking news for Ohio and for our nation. Connie and I join the Champaign County community in prayers of peace and comfort for Jacob's friends and family, as we commit to honor his memory and the ultimate sacrifice he made for our country."

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  13. Officials: Body of missing Champaign Co. sailor foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Triad High School graduate, 21-year-old Jacob Drake was one of ten missing sailors after the U.S.S John McCain collided with a merchant ship CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ohio - The body of a missing sailor has been found, according to Senator Sherrod Brown's office. Triad High School graduate, 21-year-old Jacob Drake was one of ten missing sailors after the U.S.S John McCain collided with a merchant ship Aug. 21st near Singapore.

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  14. Navy recovers body of missing Ohio sailor, family saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The Daily Record

    ... available. Petty Officer Drake, 21, enlisted in the Navy right after graduating from Triad High School in Champaign County in 2013. He was an electronics technician second class. In a Facebook post, Partlow, 20, wrote on Saturday: "My heart has just ...

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  15. Pretrial filings putting Carle's tax case on slow trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    Champaign County Judge Randy Rosenbaum said he would like to see a long-running dispute between local and state taxing authorities and the Carle Foundation get to trial sometime next year. Before that happens, he and the lawyers will be dealing with more than 10 pretrial motions that have been filed recently.

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  16. Clergy Corner, Aug. 25, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... teaching little ones at Urbana's Canaan Academy, conducting countless performances of Handel's 'Messiah' in Champaign County and Gibson City, spending a half-century as choirmaster at St. Luke's CME, and on and on - serving as co-chairman of the ...

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  17. BAKER, KennethRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    ... member of the Knights of Pythians and the American Legion. He was also a member of the Lions Club and the Champaign County Farm Bureau both for over 50 years along with serving on the Champaign County Fair Board for over 30 years where he was in ...

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  18. Roosa, SandraRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    ... Russell and Margaret (Thackery) Love. Sandy was a 1953 graduate of Urbana Local Schools. She worked for the Champaign County Library, Center for Creative Child Care and also the Board of Elections. Sandy was a member of the Messiah Lutheran Church. ...

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  19. The Latest: Ohio man among 10 missing sailorsRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... tanker off the coast of Singapore. Jacob Drake is 21 and graduated from Triad High School in western Ohio's Champaign County. Relatives gathered Tuesday at their home in Cable, a rural village 50 miles (80.46 kilometers) west of Columbus. The ...

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  20. Ohioan among missing sailorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | WLVQ-FM Columbus

    An Ohio man engaged to be married next year is among 10 U.S. sailors missing since the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker off the coast of Singapore. Jacob Drake is 21 and graduated from Triad High School in western Ohio's Champaign County.

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