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  1. Former Akron vending company employee accused of stealing thousands from machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Cleveland.com

    ... in October and November. She is also accused of stealing from machines in Fairlawn, Cuyahoga Falls and Portage County, Akron police said. She stole as much as $1,125 from one machine and as little as $16.65 in another, court records say. Covey was ...

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  2. Portage County pic of the week-Kent BogRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Aurora Advocate

    The Tom S. Cooperrider - Kent Bog State Nature Preserve is an interesting place to visit, but probably not when snow is on the ground. Better wait until the snow disappears and temperatures warm up.

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  3. New concealed carry licenses down, renewals hit five-year high in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Aurora Advocate

    ... hold their license anymore. Nearly 900 license applications were denied in 2014, down from 1,142 in 2013. In Portage County, 1,077 new licenses were issued, and 683 were renewed. Two dozen licenses were suspended, seven were revoked and 11 license ...

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  4. Two years in prison for shooter in fatal Kent hunting accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Recordpub.com

    ... sentenced to two years in prison for killing a Florida man in a hunting accident in the city in October 2013. Portage County Common Pleas Judge Laurie Pittman sentenced Joshua R. Cook, 28, of 4897 Sunnybrook Road, according to the Portage County ...

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  5. Portage County schools change start dates, mess with fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Ohio.com

    Fair goers enjoy their rides on the two Ferris wheels at the Portage County Randolph Fair Aug. 20, 2014 in Randolph. Harrison Blay, of Suffield and the Market Masters 4-H Club washes his steer Peanut at the Portage County Randolph Fair Aug. 20, 2014 in Randolph.

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  6. Coming Sunday in R-C sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Recordpub.com

    5. Saturday's high school scoreboard and roundup for all of the action throughout the Portage County and the Portage Trail Conference.

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  7. Saturday's High School ScoreboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Recordpub.com

    Saturday's high school scoreboard from events around Portage County and the Portage Trail Conference.

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  8. Portage County man found incompetent to stand trial in double fatal on Ohio TurnpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Recordpub.com

    A Franklin Township man accused of causing the deaths of a Toledo couple in a fiery crash on the Ohio Turnpike in Sandusky County on Thanksgiving has been found incompetent to stand trial by a Sandusky County court.

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  9. Longtime Ohio Journalist Pershing Rohrer DiesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | TheCourier.com

    Pershing Rohrer's award-winning newspaper career covered nearly 80 years and didn't end until shortly before he died this week in northeastern Ohio at age 96. Rohrer worked in the sports department at the Record-Courier in Portage County for 63 years, with his last content published Sunday.

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  10. Stouffer Realty receives nine MAME awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Stouffer Realty was honored nine times at the 23rd annual Marketing & Merchandising Excellence Awards event presented Feb. 4 by the Marketing & Sales Committee of the Home Builders Association serving Summit and Portage Counties. The event took place at the Doubletree by Hilton.

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  11. West Side News & NotesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | West Side and South Side Leader

    According to Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition officials, the project, iTowpath, seeks input to make the section of the Towpath Trail extending from the Mustill Store to Summit Lake more accessible, more identifiable, more navigable, safer and more visually appealing. The study also seeks input on connecting area attractions and businesses within the study area, according to Canalway Coalition officials.

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  12. Ravenna Good Cents store to close in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Recordpub.com

    ... rea Giant Eagle locations for those interested in continuing employment. The Ravenna store is the only one in Portage County. Other Ohio stores are in Eastlake, Brooklyn and Parma. The store's other four locations are in Pennsylvania.

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  13. Western Reserve Historical Society lands remnant of a Goodyear blimpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Cleveland.com

    ... sister ship, likely to fly some time next year. Then work will begin on a third one at the airship hangar in Portage County. Doug Grassian, spokesman for Goodyear's airship operations, said Wingfoot One will depart Northeast Ohio for a blimp base in ...

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  14. Parma man charged with robbing Aurora womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Aurora Advocate

    A Cuyahoga County man is facing several felony and misdemeanor charges after allegedly taking personal items from an Aurora woman during a robbery Feb. 8. Joseph E. Dvorak, 25, of Parma was arrested that day and charged with one count each of robbery, a second-degree felony; theft, a fifth-degree felony; assault, a first-degree misdemeanor, and resisting arrest, a second-degree misdemeanor. Following his arraignment in Portage County Municipal Court, Dvorak remained in the Portage County Jail on 10 percent of $30,000 bond, pending future court dates.

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  15. Death toll from drugs, alcohol rising in Portage CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Aurora Advocate

    Drug-related deaths exacted a grim toll on Portage County residents in 2014, with a 20 percent increase in fatal heroin overdoses. In 50 percent of all cases investigated by the Portage County coroner's office in 2014, the deceased persons had drugs of abuse in their system at autopsy.

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  16. In The CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Aurora Advocate

    ... expired and new cameras have been added. The panel talked about a memorandum of understanding between the Portage County commissioners and city for assessment fees to support the Portage Hazardous Materials Response Team and Portage Urban Search and ...

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  17. One and out for Aurora High icersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Aurora Advocate

    In a game featuring Portage County's only two high school ice hockey teams, the Kent Roosevelt Rough Riders notched their 20th victory of the 2014-15 campaign, defeating Aurora 8-0 in opening round play of the district tournament Feb. 19. The Greenmen finished their season at 8-11-1, while Kent advanced to the next round of the tourney with a 3-2, two-overtime victory over Hudson on Feb. 21. Kent set the tone early in the contest when forward Lauri Latvala scored 21 seconds into the game on an assist from Gabe Smith. The Rough Riders piled up four additional first period goals -- one each by Latvala and Smith and two by Lyndon Rainey.

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  18. Doherty, Berger elected judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Recordpub.com

    ... vote was 19,030 for Doherty to 15,099 for Muldowney, according to complete but unofficial results from the Portage County Board of Elections. In the race for the probate/juvenile court division of common pleas court, Bob Berger of Deerfield defeated ...

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  19. Mayors endorse Doherty for judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Recordpub.com

    The mayors of five of Portage County's municipalities have endorsed Becky Doherty for the county Common Pleas Court bench.

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  20. Monday's High School ScoreboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Recordpub.com

    Monday's high school scoreboard from action around Portage County and the Portage Trail Conference.

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