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TBA * (Ohio State Men's Basketball)
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  • Authorities Looking For Inmate Who Walked Out Of Hospital +

    Wayne County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a 24-year-old inmate who walked out of a hospital with an IV needle Read More
  • Statewide Tornado Test Today +

    The weather didn't cooperate Wednesday -- so today's the day you'll likely hear emergency sirens and emergency warnings on radio, television Read More
  • VIDEO A Bite Around Town +

    The sign says "little donuts" -- but it really should include some fine print that also says "big in flavor."  It's Read More
  • AUDIO: Akron Out Of Fiscal Caution +

    The city of Akron is no longer under Fiscal Caution by the state auditor's office.  Auditor Dave Yost says the Read More
  • Human Trafficking: Identifying The Vulnerable +

    With a renewed focus on human trafficking after a recent state grant, how do local court officials find out who's Read More
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