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Newport mayor credits police chief's work ethic for reduced crime

NEWPORT, Ky. (WKRC) - So far this year, there have been five homicides in Cincinnati compared with two by this time last year. But another smaller Tri-State city has had an unusually non-violent few years. Last month, a taxi cab driver was shot and killed in Newport. It was a crime centered around d

WKRC - 2018-01-15 18:19:05

What's going on at Newport site suggested for FC Cincinnati stadium?

Over the past several months, you might have seen crews doing sewer work on the Newport site proposed for a soccer stadium to host FC Cincinnati. It's one of the first signs of activity in a long time on the bare patch of land at the confluence of the Ohio and Licking rivers. Speculation on the fat

CINCINNATI.COM - 2018-01-15 15:14:15

Police: Woman arrested in connection with OTR homicide

A 26-year-old woman was arrested Monday in connection with a Jan. 11 homicide in Over-the-Rhine, police report. Cincinnati police said Ashley Freeny was arrested on an open murder warrant. Police said she was arrested in connection to the shooting death of Briyona Ragland, 26. On Jan. 11, police re

CINCINNATI.COM - 2018-01-15 19:43:04

Arrest made in Over-the-Rhine apartment slaying

An arrest has been made after a 26-year-old woman was found dead in an Over-the-Rhine apartment. Ashley Freeny, 26, was arrested in connection with the Jan. 11 shooting death of Briyona Ragland. Ragland, 26, was found dead inside of her building Thursday in at 14 East McMicken Avenue. Freeny was

WLWT 5 - 2018-01-15 19:44:00

Police seek 2 who bound, robbed residents inside Westwood home

Cincinnati police are looking for two men suspected of breaking into a home and robbing the people inside. Police said the burglary happened just after 10 p.m. Saturday at a home on Carmel Terrace in Westwood. The men allegedly got inside the home, robbed the occupants and then restrained them with

WLWT 5 - 2018-01-15 04:06:00

Police arrest a suspect in OTR woman's murder

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Cincinnati Police and the Fugitive Apprehension Squad arrested the suspect in an Over-the-Rhine shooting death. Ashley Freeny is charged with murder. Freeny, 26, is accused of shooting and killing Briyona Ragland at her East McMicken Avenue apartment on January 11. Emergency crew

WKRC - 2018-01-15 14:19:01

No IV bags? Cincy hospitals say they are adapting to shortage through flu season

Rockland and Westchester hospitals are confident that patient care will not be negatively impacted amid a severe flu season because of a national shortage of IV bags due to hurricane related storm damage to the manufacturing plants. As hospitals in Greater Cincinnati and across the country cope wi

CINCINNATI.COM - 2018-01-15 15:16:24

Shelter director says turning away family with 9-month-old baby exposes problem in NKY

COVINGTON, Ky. (WKRC) - The director of an emergency shelter in Northern Kentucky said Monday that there aren't adequate emergency shelters for families in the area after her staff had to turn away a family with a 9-month-old baby. On Sunday night, Robert Clark and his fiancee, Jaquita Moore, were t

WKRC - 2018-01-15 19:00:13

Polygamy Alley's curious history in Uptown Butte

In early Butte - and into modern times in some places - the alleys were typically lined by businesses or homes with no other address than the alley. Many such alleys were simply referred to by the name of an adjacent street, such as South Main Alley (which evolved to China Alley) or East Granite All

MONTANA STANDARD - 2018-01-15 13:00:00

Homeless shelter in Uptown Butte focuses on finding housing for clients

Jed Hammond plans to soon walk more than 6 miles in Butte to apply for a job. His trek will begin at the emergency homeless shelter operated since mid-November by Action Inc. in the agency's 22,000-square-foot building at the corner of Main and Quartz in Uptown Butte. Hammond, 46, said Friday he's b

MONTANA STANDARD - 2018-01-15 00:00:00

Gianforte brings commendations for Butte veterans Lawson, Lyons

"Thank you for your service." Those words came frequently from the lips of U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte Friday morning as he visited the Marine Corps League's Butte headquarters - "the hooch" - to present congressional commendations. More than 50 veterans and family members attended, filling the little


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MONTANA STANDARD - 2018-01-14 14:22:42

A spy priest, a shortage of gin and 'Prussianism' - hysteria gripped Billings a century ago

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. U.S. Congress declared war on Germany on April 6, 1917. Organized work of the local Red Cross canteen service began at the Union Depot in December of 1918. The intent was to 'contribute to the welfare and comfort of

INDEPENDENT RECORD - 2018-01-16 01:00:00

Police blotter: Car theft, assault, DUI

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. Around 5:20 a.m. Monday police received a report that a pickup had been stolen from the 600 block of South Washington Street. Just minutes later, officers on patrol spotted the vehicle, a black 2012 Dodge Ram, in the

MONTANA STANDARD - 2018-01-16 03:00:00

Saturday's girls' basketball box scores

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. Helena Capital 52, Kalispell Glacier 39 Glacier;7;7;15;10;-;39 Capital;13;9;14;16;-;52 Glacier: Ellie Stevens 9, Kali Gulick 9, Cadie Williams 6, Anna Schrade 13, Raley Shirey 2. Capital: Megan Lindbo 12, Katie Culve


At the YMCA: Cosmic Swim Night set for Friday

Cosmic Swim Night is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, for everyone at the Butte YMCA, and from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. for Active Teens only. The Y will provide glow sticks. No outside glow sticks allowed. The event is free to the community, so bring your swimsuit, towel, and prepare to have a blas


State & Union: Turning Back The Clock

From a new armory to a coal shortage, from NCAA hopes for the Bonnies to Marilyn Horne singing for Bill Clinton, here's a look back on the week that was 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago on this edition of Turning Back the Clock. 1918 Jan 16 - After months of discussions and queries, word was finally rec

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 04:13:00

Collins Public Library sets coming events

Tinkering in the Library: Saturday, Jan. 20 at 11 a.m. Different rotating activities each month. Fun for the whole family. Geared toward families with children 1-12. Stop by or call to register. Book Club: Monday, Jan. 22 at 11 a.m. We will be discussing "Bel Canto" by Ann Patchett. You can request

OBSERVER TODAY - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Gowanda Mayor Eyes Positive Changes, Future Improvements

GOWANDA - As optimism goes up for Gowanda residents, the fiscal stress and monetary problems are going down. What once was in the top five for most stress (meaning struggling financially) in all of the governments in New York, Gowanda is dropping steadily. New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNap

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Golden Knights see chess success

The Golden Knights of Lockport finished 2017 as chess royalty. The Knights were named K-8 Team Chess Champions during the 2017 Western New York Pioneer Fall Scholastic Championship, which was held Dec. 2 at the Pioneer High School in Yorkshire, N.Y. The team, which was K-4 Team Chess Champions in 2