February 13, 2016

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Conference set for Feb. 24 in dead-toddler case

A status conference has been scheduled in the criminal case of a Medina man accused of leaving his 20-month-old daughter’s body in a crib for more than a month. Attorneys in the case of Eric Warfel, along with the county prosecutor and Medina County Common Pleas Judge Christopher J. Collier will meet at 1 p.m. Read More…

Martin Luther King Jr. Day events and closings

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In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, the post office, most government offices and many banks will be closed. Service will resume Tuesday. Trash pickup in Elyria will be delayed by a day, meaning those scheduled for pickup today will have their trash picked up Tuesday. Those who have trash pickup with Read More…

Plunging for a worthy cause

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WELLINGTON — Sixty people took the plunge into 35-degree water for the Wellington Eagles Polar Bear Plunge at the home of Stanley and Tami Waite on Sunday. The event benefits the Landry Cole Foundation. Its namesake, a teenager in Wellington, is currently battling cancer, and funds are needed for an i-STAT machine, which will monitor Read More…

LIVE CHAT: Friday night high school basketball

Christy Legeza CT Photo January 8, 2016 - North Olmsted at Olmsted Falls - Olmsted Falls' Victor Hitterman drives the lane past North Olmsted's Josh Hufstetler (#0) and Andy Lucien (#41) for the score to end the 1st quarter.

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Black River graduate laid to rest after Orrville fatal shooting

Bob Finnan The Chronicle-Telegram Debbie Young, mother of slain Spencer Township resident Emily A. Young, made a heartfelt plea to the 300 in attendance Wednesday at Spencer United Methodist Church. “I ask that you do what you can to stop the violence,” she said. “So that her death was not in vain.” Police say Emily Read More…

Elyria fugitive arrested in Michigan

Malcolm Thomas

FLINT, Mich. — A Lorain man wanted for parole violations and domestic violence was arrested Tuesday night on a tip. Malcolm Thomas, 27, was wanted by Elyria police and U.S. Marshals, more than four months after he was profiled as Fugitive of the Week by the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force. He was also added to Read More…

Westlake police seek man allegedly using stolen credit cards

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WESTLAKE — Police are seeking a man accused of using a stolen credit card at two Strongsville stores. A woman working on Health Campus Drive reported her wallet was stolen from her desk Dec. 28. That day, according to Westlake police, a man used one of her credit cards at the Petco and Best Buy, both Read More…

One injured after semi overturns on Route 2

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AMHERST — State Route 2 was closed for more than four hours overnight after a semi-trailer overturned on the Beavercreek Bridge. Amherst Fire Chief Greg Knoll said a semi-trailer traveling westbound carrying two large coils of steel overturned on the bridge around 11 p.m. Monday night, on the driver’s side with its wheels facing oncoming traffic. Read More…

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