June 29, 2016


Making no promises, Obama struggles for solution to violence

WASHINGTON — Was it homegrown terrorism, bigotry or random gun violence? Americans searching for answers after the Orlando shootings are finding no easy solutions from President Barack Obama, who is conceding that a deadly mix of extremism and easy gun access have made future tragedies almost a foregone conclusion. In the days after the deadliest Read More…

Should county employees be allowed to bring guns to work if it’s left in their cars?

ELYRIA — Lorain County Commissioner Tom Williams wants county employees to be allowed to bring their guns to work and leave them in their cars. The county bars employees from having guns, even if they have a concealed carry license, on county property. But Williams said under state law citizens are allowed to bring guns Read More…

Shirtless man with handgun questions neighbors about possible robbery

LORAIN – A Lorain man who said he arrived home on Monday to find his TV, Xbox and iPad missing grabbed his Smith and Wesson handgun and roamed his block, questioning neighbors, police said. James Powell, 29, of Lorain was issued a summons for inducing panic around 11 p.m. on Monday after police say he Read More…