Saturday, February 24, 2018

Hunters Harvest Nearly 219,000 White-Tailed Deer in Ohio in 2012-2013

News Release COLUMBUS, OH – Deer-archery season ended Feb. 3, bringing the white-tailed deer season to a close. Hunters harvested 218,910 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2012-2013 hunting seasons for all implements, according to the Ohio...

NWTF Honors Roy Rucker as Wildlife Officer of the Year

News Release Athens, OH – The Ohio Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) recently honored Wildlife Officer Roy Rucker with the State Officer of the Year Award. Officer Rucker has been serving Ohioans...

Ohio Unsolved Homicides: Officer Kevin Brame

(DAYTON, Ohio) – As part of his Ohio Unsolved Homicides Initiative, Attorney General Mike DeWine is hoping to help the Dayton Police Department gather new evidence in a cold case that has directly impacted...

Athens County Underage OVI crash, trace-back investigation leads to charges

ATHENS – A one-vehicle crash in Athens County has resulted in aggravated vehicular assault charges on the driver and additional charges for the person responsible for purchasing the alcohol for the underage driver. Shelby J....

Attorney General DeWine Issues Scam Alert for Businesses

News Release (COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Businesses should be wary if they receive emails that look like they are from the Federal Trade Commission, or FTC, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine warned today. The FTC...

Dallas Man in Federal Custody for Aiming a Laser Pointer at Aircraft

News Release U.S. Attorney’s Office Northern District of Texas DALLAS—Kenneth Santodomingo, aka “Juan Joel Pagan,” 22, has been charged in a federal criminal complaint with aiming a laser pointer at an aircraft. It is anticipated...

New norovirus strain causing most norovirus outbreaks in United States

News Release Not yet known if strain will cause more outbreaks than previous years A new strain of norovirus called GII.4 Sydney was the leading cause of norovirus outbreaks in the United States from September to...

Troopers seize Guns, Crack, Heroin, Cocaine, Rx pills and Marijuana during two traffic stops...

News Release PORTSMOUTH – Two traffic stops in Scioto County within six hours of each other on January 22 yielded two loaded guns, marijuana, crack cocaine, heroin, powder cocaine and thousands of illegal prescription pills. At...

Winter Health and Safety Tips

News Release Winter’s various dangers to people can occur suddenly, like a heart attack while shoveling snow, or slow and stealthily like carbon monoxide poisoning. Hypothermia and frostbite are always a concern, especially for the...

Attorney General’s Active Shooter Training for Educators Begins

News Release (COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today joined educators and law enforcement officers at the first regional "Active Shooter Training for Educators" class taught today in Columbus. Two training sessions are being...

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Noah Dale Houck, 94

Noah Dale Houck, 94, of Gallipolis, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Arbors of Gallipolis. He was born February 15, 1924 in Gallia County, Ohio, son of the...

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