Lake County Newswire

Lake County Newswire

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  1. Ballot lottery in Lake CountyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    A lottery to determine candidate name order in the March 20 primary election is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, in the lobby of the Lake County Courthouse, 18 North County St., Waukegan. A lottery is required to determine the order of the candidates' names on the primary election ballot when two or more established political candidates from the same party file nominating papers for the same office.

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  2. Beech leaf disease discovered in Lake County, spreading throughout NE Ohio, PA, NY,...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... disease eventually kills the tree. Since 2012, beech leaf disease has decimated large tracts of trees in several Lake County parks, and spread to nine other counties in Northeast Ohio, as well as to parts of western Pennsylvania, New York and ...

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  3. Woman waited in car while 10-year-old child stole packages in Mentor, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Cleveland.com

    ... Tuesday in Mentor Municipal Court. She is scheduled to return to court for a preliminary hearing Dec. 14. The Lake County Sheriff's Office is assisting in the investigation due to reports of similar package thefts in nearby communities, police said.

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  4. Mentor psychic who bilked $1.4 million from clients loses appeal of 8-year prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Cleveland.com

    A Mentor psychic who preyed on her clients' fears and vulnerabilities to bilk them out of $1.4 million was denied a request to have her eight-year prison sentence reduced. Miller also argued that a Lake County judge failed to consider her Roma upbringing.

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  5. Lake County candidate order lottery Dec. 12Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Daily Herald

    A lottery to determine the order of candidates' names on Lake County's March primary ballot will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, in the lobby of the Lake County Courthouse and Administrative Complex, 18 North County St., Waukegan. A lottery is required to determine the order of the candidates' names on the primary election ballot when two or more established political party candidates from the same party file nominating papers for the same office at 8:30 a.m. on the first day or the last hour of last day of filing, according to County Clerk Carla N. Wyckoff.

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  6. Wickliffe City School District Launches NextWork to Link Students and ManufacturersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... sees the site as a way for students not heading to college to find good-paying jobs. What we've identified in Lake County is about 8,000 jobs that will need to be filled over the next four or five years from two areas. One, there's some job ...

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  7. Lake-County 2 mins ago 6:25 a.m.FedEx driver foils Eastlake scam, saves elderly couple $12,000Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Police say an alert package delivery driver saved an elderly Ohio couple from losing thousands of dollars in a scam by someone claiming the pair needed to send money to keep their son out of prison. Eastlake police say a scammer called the couple saying he was a New Jersey police officer needing $12,000 in cash for their son's bail.

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  8. Train hits, injures woman at Painesville Township railroad crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Cleveland.com

    An elderly woman was hurt Sunday when she was hit by a train at a railroad crossing in Painesville Township. The woman's injuries were not life-threatening, the Lake County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

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  9. Lake-County 33 mins ago 11:15 a.m.Woman deported from Painesville to Mexico remains without familyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 4 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Beatriz Casillas, who was deported from Painesville to Mexico in August, remains in Leon, Mexico without her husband and four children. Casillas was flown to Laredo, Texas before ICE agents accompanied her into Nuevo Laredo, a dangerous Mexican city riddled with violent crime.

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  10. Cool Spaces: Steele Mansion in Painesville restored to its original glamour, romanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Plain Dealer

    ... as she could. "I spent five years going to auctions and picking out things, and everything is from right here in Lake County," she says. "We really wanted to support local businesses. I do as little as possible on the Internet." And she had a little ...

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  11. Thanksgiving traffic patrols in effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Chicago Tribune

    The Lake County Sheriff's Office is conducting extra traffic safety patrols before, during and after the Thanksgiving holiday, with the extra enforcement scheduled to run through Nov. 27. "Thanksgiving Eve is fast becoming the one of the biggest drinking days of the year. We urge those who intent to drink on Thanksgiving Eve or any other day, to arrange for a designated driver or other means to get home safely," Sheriff Mark Curran said.

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  12. Madison Township father accused of abusing infant twins, causing head trauma and fracturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Cleveland.com

    ... t the following day, Painesville Municipal Court records show. Humberston was arrested Thursday and taken to the Lake County Jail, police said. He was scheduled to appear at an arraignment Friday morning, police said.

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  13. Lake County authorities seize more than $30,000 worth of drugs Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Authorities in Lake County have arrested one man after he was found to be in possession of tens of thousands of dollars worth of drugs in Painesville. According to the Lake County Narcotics Agency, officers from county agencies and the Painesville and Mentor Police Depts.

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  14. $30k worth of drugs seized from Painesville homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | NewsNet5

    A Painesville man has been charged after police executed a search warrant and found over $30,000 worth of cocaine, crystal meth, marijuana and other drugs in his home, according to the Lake County Narcotics Agency.

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  15. Judge sets $5M bond for Ohio suspect shooting of 2 officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Whiznews.com

    A judge has set a $5 million bond for a man accused of wounding two police officers during a shootout at a car dealership outside of Cleveland. Thirty-one-year-old Timmothy Schmidt pleaded not guilty to attempted aggravated murder Wednesday in Lake County Common Pleas Court.

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  16. Willoughby Hills man accused of shooting two police officers at BMW dealership gets $5 million bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Cleveland.com

    A Lake County judge on Wednesday set bond at $5 million for a Willoughby Hills man accused of shooting two police officers at a BMW car dealership. Timmothy S. Schmidt, 31, did not appear Wednesday at his arraignment in Lake County Common Pleas Court.

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  17. Lake-County 31 mins ago 11:31 a.m.Police search for missing child in PainesvilleRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    In a post on their Facebook page Tuesday morning, the Painesville Police Department says Jessica Cruz was last seen wearing tan pants, a black sweatshirt and white shoes.

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  18. 'Just one of the boys': Lake County veterans share...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | Chicago Tribune

    ... skin and bones," Bruner said Friday, his voice choking up as his words were being recorded for posterity by a Lake County court reporter for the Veterans History Project. Before the war essentially ended in August 1945 with the dropping of atomic ...

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  19. Lake-County 5 mins ago 6:55 p.m.WATCH | Wickliffe High School principal pranks students prior toaRead the original story

    Friday Nov 10 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    "Anyone who thinks we're having a pep rally today, we're not now," she screamed. "I am not a happy camper."

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  20. 3-month-old child found in Painesville apartment where parents died of suspected overdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... but an official cause of death will not be determined until toxicology tests are completed, police said. Lake County officials attributed a spike in overdose deaths in 2016 to the opioid epidemic that claimed thousands of lives across the state. The ...

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