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  1. Surveillance video from Jefferson County Animal Shelter obtained by NEWS9Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- It started with a fight between two dogs. And it ended with an argument between two men.

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  2. Police: Suspect was hiding drugs in her...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTOV9

    ... she told them that was the only drugs/paraphernalia in her possession. However, after Blue was taken to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, police located a hypodermic needle inside her bra and another needle in her genitals. Blue was charged ...

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  3. AEP boosting transmission grid in eastern Ohio to handle shale boomRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Journal

    State regulators have approved a $21 million transmission project that American Electric Power Company Inc. will build for major midstream oil and gas companies in eastern Ohio. AEP Ohio Transmission Co.

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  4. Jefferson County Board of Elections on the moveRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - Jefferson County Commissioners took action Thursday to start the process of moving the Board of Elections from the Courthouse Annex to the first floor of the Towers Building on Market Street. It's a goal commissioners have had for some time now, tearing down the annex building to make room for parking.

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  5. Texas Secretary of State visits Beaumont, encourages Texans to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Http

    17, at the Jefferson County Courthouse. Her goal is to make sure all Texans have the information and resources they need to participate in upcoming Nov. 4 elections.

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  6. 3 injured in gas main explosion near LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2010 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... the scene. The Louisville Metro police have shut down U.S. 42 traffic heading into Oldham County at the Jefferson County line. Outbound traffic is being stopped at Hillcross Parkway. It is unclear when the stretch of road will reopen to traffic. An ...

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  7. Shooting suspects on the run, considered armed and dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    ... brothers. "We've been engaging law enforcement everywhere so we can to try and get a handle on these two," Jefferson County Prosecutor Jane Hanlin said. The brothers are suspects in a shooting incident at a home in the 800 block of N. 6th Street in ...

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  8. OSHP trying to reach out to youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    ... a new and innovative way to reach out to youth. This year, OHSP came up with the slogan and students from Jefferson County JVS helped design the posters. Six players from area high schools are featured, and officials hope the posters make an impact. ...

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  9. Court: Mineral rights include strip mining optionRead the original story

    Wednesday | Marietta Times

    The state Supreme Court has ruled that mineral rights retained by landowners who sold property to the state in eastern Ohio allow them to strip-mine coal on the property. At issue is a portion of a 650-acre plot of land in Jefferson County owned by the Department of Natural Resources that contains more than $2 million in coal.

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  10. 2 Buckeye students remain hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Point Pleasant Register

    Logan Barsch, Devon Marques and Tyler Miller were on their way home after finishing football practice and were seriously injured in a one-car crash that occurred less than two miles east of Mount Pleasant on County Road 1 and Township Road 15, also known as Cottage Hill Road, in Jefferson County. Two had to be extricated from the wreckage with the assistance of the Jaws of Life by emergency responders, according to the accident report filed by Ohio Highway Patrol personnel from the Wintersville Post.

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  11. Strip mining OK in state wildlife areaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Toledo Blade

    Part of a state wildlife area in Jefferson County potentially can be strip mined for coal, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today in settling a contract dispute. The court's 6-1 ruling may allow the owners of mineral rights to dig coal worth $11 million from a 651-acre section of the Brush Creek Wildlife Area owned by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

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  12. Gas line explosion injures 2, closes highwayRead the original story

    May 13, 2010 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A natural gas line break east of Louisville has injured at least two people and closed down a stretch of U.S. 42 in Oldham County. Oldham County dispatch shift supervisor Tom McCane says about 15 nearby homes have been evacuated and it could be several hours before the highway is reopened in the area about 1 A1 2 miles east of the Jefferson County line.

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  13. Steubenville Police Department on the move?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - The Steubenville Police Department is looking for some upgrades and some much-needed space. One possibility it may be looking is the Jefferson County Jail and Justice Center.

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  14. OHSP trying to reach out to youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    ... a new and innovative way to reach out to youth. This year, OHSP came up with the slogan and students from Jefferson County JVS helped design the posters. Six players from area high schools are featured, and officials hope the posters make an impact. ...

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  15. Harbor Freight Tools store on way to SteubenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio - NEWS9 has confirmed new life is on its way to the old Circuit City store in Steubenville. The building on Mall Drive has largely been empty aside from some temporary businesses since Circuit City closed nationwide in 2009.

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  16. Portion of sentence for area man overturnedRead the original story

    Wednesday | Weirton Daily Times

    ... an AK-47. Creech was convicted of three counts of having a weapon as a convicted felon and sentenced by Jefferson County Common Pleas Court Judge David Henderson to 30 months in prison. Johnson was sentenced to 24 1/2 years in prison after a jury ...

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  17. Police department looking for upgrade and space at Justice CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOV9

    STEUBENVILLE, Ohio- The Steubenville Police Department is looking for an upgrade and some much needed space and they're looking at the Jefferson County Justice Center. "It would help the city.

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  18. 4th man surrenders in Louisville toddler's deathRead the original story

    May 13, 2010 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A fourth person has been arrested in the death of a 16-month-old Louisville girl who was shot while sitting on her porch with her mother last month. Community activist Christopher 2X told The Courier-Journal that Demarkus Tramber turned himself in at the Jefferson County public defender's office Tuesday.

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  19. Tue. Sep 16th, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | TheCourier.com

    Three high school students have suffered serious injuries after the car they were in struck a culvert and an embankment in southern Jefferson County.

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  20. One arrested after standoff with officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | WTOV9

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio-One person has been arrested after a standoff Monday night with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the Yorkville Police Department.

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