Franklin County Newswire

Franklin County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, OH.

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  1. Woman who fled police gets prison - 8:00 am updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Madison Press

    ... officers attempted a routine stop. But Robinson accelerated, leading authorities on a 37-mile pursuit into Franklin County. Speeds reached 120 mph as Robinson's car careened around other vehicles and "stop-sticks" placed in the roadway to halt her ...

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  2. Cozy status quo must goRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... 1 and urge everyone to vote for its passage. As it stands today, the city council is an embarrassment. The Franklin County Democratic Party has had a stranglehold on its membership for years. The pattern that has emerged in city council is as ...

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  3. A New Threat In Fight Against Overdoses: Elephant SedativeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    ... Some of the surviving users told investigators they thought they were buying heroin, but testing found none, Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien said. The suspect, 36-year-old Rayshon Alexander, pleaded not guilty. Investigators are still trying ...

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  4. Man playing 'Pokemon Go' robbed of cellphone, shot in OhioRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Delaware Gazette

    ... robbery and felonious assault. They are searching for the other person, also believed to be about 14. Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien on Wednesday urged "Pokemon Go" players to be aware of their surroundings.

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  5. Man Accused Of Killing Niece, Hurting Nephew To 'quiet' ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    ... wounding his nephew when he tried to "quiet them" has been indicted on charges including aggravated murder. Franklin County's prosecutor said Wednesday that a grand jury in Columbus also indicted 59-year-old Milous Keith on charges of murder, ...

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  6. Man Accused Of Fatally Shooting Niece Indicted In OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    ... when he tried to "quiet them" has been indicted in central Ohio on charges including aggravated murder. Franklin County's prosecutor said in a release Wednesday that a grand jury in Columbus indicted 59-year-old Milous Keith on charges of aggravated ...

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  7. Former Republican National Convention spokesman says he enjoyed his time in ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... he ever felt caught between working for a convention that nominated Donald Trump, and his longtime boss, Franklin County Auditor Clarence Mingo, an anti-Trump Ohio Republican, O'Neil quickly said no. He then carefully pivoted toward a positive ...

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  8. DeWine warns Ohio police about field testing potent drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... large animals such as elephants that also is 10,000 times more potent that morphine. This week, a Franklin County grand jury indicted a man, accusing him of selling carfentanil to a man who died from the potent drug . That shows how powerful the ...

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  9. Organizer: Heat stifled attendance, not funRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | This Week Community News

    Drew Kelm, 9, of Villa Hills, Kentucky, looks up from a plate of vanilla-cream pie July 23 during a pie-eating contest sponsored by Giant Eagle on the final day of the 2016 Franklin County Fair in Hilliard. Kelm's family traveled to the fair from northern Kentucky to participate in the demolition derby that concluded the fair's eight-day run later the same evening.

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  10. Navidea accuses lender of awarding itself damages before lawsuit decidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crain's Cleveland Business

    ... have sent one pending lawsuit back to a Texas judge to decide the fate of Navidea's bank accounts. A related Franklin County case is stalled pending that outcome. Business headlines from Crain's Cleveland Business and other Ohio newspapers - ...

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  11. Toddler drowns in Madison Township backyard poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Authorities are reporting that a toddler drowned in a family pool in southeast Franklin County this week - one of two children that age found in pools on the same day. The boy, said to be 1 or 2 years old, fell into the backyard pool at a home in the 5400 block of DeForest Drive Monday evening, said Steve Martin, battalion chief for the Columbus Fire Division.

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  12. Akron Police Say Local Elephant Tranquilizer Overdoses Are Unrelated to Columbus IndictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... Local police are still investigating the source of a dangerous chemical added to street drugs even after a Franklin county man was indicted Monday for selling carfentanil-laced heroin. Police do not believe the Columbus man is behind a series of ...

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  13. All About Eggs Presentation Held At Farmers MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    ... stants, 'Fresh Egg' and 'Sizzling Bacon' to help with the festivities. A Columbus man has been indicted by a Franklin County grand jury for selling heroin mixed with the animal tranquilizer carfentanil that caused nine overdoses, including one death.

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  14. Man sentenced to prison for fatal shooting of accused child molesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... for the first time when Assistant Prosecutor Renee Amlin recited the facts of the case during the hearing in Franklin County Common Pleas Court. She said Chaney confessed several months after the June 7, 2014, shooting, telling a Columbus homicide ...

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  15. Crestline Farmers'' Market HostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    ... church will hopefully host similar blessing ceremonies in the future. A Columbus man has been indicted by a Franklin County grand jury for selling heroin mixed with the animal tranquilizer carfentanil that caused nine overdoses, including one death.

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  16. Ohio Asks Judge To Force School To Release Attendance DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TheCourier.com

    ... to turn over attendance data used in determining school funding. Ohio's Department of Education has asked a Franklin County judge to force the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow to turn over records showing when students logged on to do schoolwork ...

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  17. NEWS Engineered Profiles goes on hiring blitzRead the original story

    Tuesday | Plastics News

    ... Plastics, Engineered Profiles received a $142,500 grant to cover a portion of the training costs for the 114 Franklin County residents, who will work mostly as extrusion operators. "Running an extruder is the lifeblood of our company, and the way we ...

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  18. Early voting starts today for Upper Arlington recall electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Absentee and early voting started today for the Aug. 23 special election that could recall four of Upper Arlington's seven council members. The 27,000 eligible voters in this election can vote on Election Day at the local polling stations but early voting can be done at the Franklin County Board of Elections, 1700 Morse Road.

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  19. Two Overhead Sign Trusses Must Be Replaced On U.S. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    ... three hours of Friday's accident, allowing traffic to proceed safely. A Columbus man has been indicted by a Franklin County grand jury for selling heroin mixed with the animal tranquilizer carfentanil that caused nine overdoses, including one death.

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  20. Man Indicted For Selling Fatal Mixture of HeroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    A Columbus man has been indicted by a Franklin County grand jury for selling heroin mixed with the animal tranquilizer carfentanil that caused nine overdoses, including one death. Rayson Alexander, 36, was indicted on 20 counts including murder, involuntary manslaughter, corrupting others with drugs, aggravated trafficking in drugs and trafficking in heroin.

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