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Police log for Aug. 9, 2012

Lorain police Monday, July 6 1:50 a.m. — 300 block W. 26th St., reported breaking and entering of a motor vehicle. The vehicle’s owner said the door was unlocked and it appeared as if someone went through the vehicle, but nothing was missing. 7:45 p.m. — 700 block Oberlin Ave., reported burglary. 11:53 p.m. — Read More…

Proposed Ridgeville hunting law will give police the final say

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Police will get final say on which parcels are sanctioned for deer hunting and how big those areas are under terms of a proposed law allowing bow and crossbow hunting within the city limits. The measure, which could be approved by City Council next month when it reconvenes, is designed to lift Read More…

2012 high school football preview: Rangers focused on now

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NORTH RIDGEVILLE — There’s no sense dwelling on something you can’t change. That seems to be the attitude of veteran North Ridgeville coach Jeff Riesen as he prepares the Rangers for the upcoming season. North Ridgeville lost only two games last year — 35-7 at Division II state runner-up Avon to start West Shore Conference Read More…

Lorain County Speedway: Jerry Karl makes most of busy night, wins Ohio Stocks feature

SOUTH AMHERST — Columbia Station’s Jerry Karl was a little preoccupied Saturday, spending his time going back and forth from the Lorain County Speedway to Vermilion for his cousin Clayton’s wedding reception. But when it came time to race in the 25-lap Ohio Stocks feature, Karl was ready to shine. Crediting his uncle John for Read More…

North Ridgeville man killed in Medina County

CHATHAM TWP. — A 22-year-old man was killed in a one-vehicle, rollover crash Thursday night on West Smith Road, according to a report from the Ohio Highway Patrol’s Medina post. Julian A. Bailey, of North Ridgeville, was driving west on West Smith Road about a half mile east of Root Road when he attempted to Read More…

Briefs: Elyria softball all-stars make state final

BOARDMAN — Faith Hamilton picked up the win, allowing just four hits over six innings while striking out nine, as the Elyria 10-11-year-old Little Legaue softball all-stars beat Clay 13-4 on Saturday. Emily Hyer was 2-for-3 with two runs scored and Haley Schulz was 2-for-2 and scored four runs. In the winners bracket final, Elyria Read More…

Search halted but hope remains for North Ridgeville man missing in Canada

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Although the search for a North Ridgeville man missing in British Columbia, Canada, was called off nearly a week ago, authorities said Thursday that they are not viewing the matter as hopeless. Cpl. Dan Moskaluk of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police North District in Prince George, British Columbia, said he had been personally involved with Read More…

Man shot by police seeks early release from prison

ELYRIA — Attorneys for the Lorain man shot by North Ridgeville police officers in 2010 after he tried to run them down have asked a county judge to give him early release from prison. Lorain County Common Pleas Judge James Burge has scheduled a hearing for next month to determine whether he should cut the Read More…

Kids get Super instruction: EC grad Matt Wilhelm, who won an NFL title with the Packers, lends his insight at football camp

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — The inaugural T3 Performance youth football camp took place Saturday morning, yet the stars were out during the four hours of training. The biggest was former Elyria Catholic standout Matt Wilhelm, who won a national championship at Ohio State in 2002 and a Super Bowl ring with the Green Bay Packers in Read More…

Hot Stove regionals: North Ridgeville Dentistry pulls one out

For the second time in the tournament, North Ridgeville Family Dentistry had to mount a comeback to stay alive in Ohio Hot Stove tournament play. This latest time was in a Class G (ages 11-12) semifinal Saturday at Palmer Field. North Ridgeville trailed the Medina Indians 4-0 and 8-3 before rallying for three runs in Read More…