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Attorney General DeWine Warns of Romance Scams

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned consumers to beware of online romance scams, which have been reported by several Ohioans in recent weeks. “Sometimes online dating works out very well, but unfortunately, there...

AG DeWine warns of uptick in IRS scams

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned that his office logged about 600 reports of “IRS” scams in June, more than in any other month this year. The scam generally begins with...

Task force agencies execute search warrant, drugs and stolen motocycles seized

GALLIPOLIS – Four people are in custody following the execution of a search warrant in Gallia County by multiple law enforcement agencies. The Major Crimes Task Force of Gallia and Meigs Counties along with the...

ODNR Releases Third Quarter Production Data for Horizontal Shale Wells

OHIO - Production results from Ohio’s horizontal shale wells for the third quarter of 2013 were released today by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). The report lists 285 wells, 245 of which reported...

Ohio Hunters Harvest more than 13,000 Deer during Muzzleloader Season

COLUMBUS, OH – Hunting is the best and most effective management tool for maintaining Ohio’s healthy deer population. Hunters harvested 13,726 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2015 muzzleloader season, Jan. 2-5, according to the Ohio...

Apply Now for Wildlife Officer Training Academy

ODNR accepting applications through March 24 News Release COLUMBUS, OH – Applications are being accepted through Sunday, March 24, for the next wildlife officer training academy, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). The...

Patrol reminds motorists to Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over this Labor Day weekend

Ohio on pace to reach record low traffic fatalities in 2013 COLUMBUS – With the upcoming Labor Day Holiday, the Ohio State Highway Patrol is asking motorists to help Ohio achieve a record year by...

Peterson’s Bill Expanding Cost-Effective Audit Procedure Approved By Senate – Measure will let entities...

News Release COLUMBUS — Legislation sponsored by State Senator Bob Peterson (R- Sabina) that aims to allow qualified government entities to save money and time by using an Agreed Upon Procedure (AUP) Audit was approved...

Following too closely is leading cause of crashes in 2012

Gallipolis- Have you ever been tailgated by an impatient, inattentive or aggressive driver? Motorists failing to maintain an assured clear distance (ACDA) or following too closely was the primary factor in 65,580 crashes in...

March Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

GALLIA COUNTY - March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness month and the theme this year is "Ability at Work” according to the Gallia County Board of Developmental Disabilities. Throughout the state and the nation those serving...