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Woman's body found near scene of single vehicle crash in Washington County

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ohio (WTAP) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol says a woman is dead after a one vehicle crash in Washington County. Troopers at the Marietta Post say the accident occurred in the area of milepost 5 in Fearing Township on State Route 821. They discovered the crash on January 20 but

THENEWSCENTER.TV - 2018-01-21 08:02:00

New chapter in works for downtown Parkersburg's Dils Center

Photo by Evan Bevins Dils Center LLC managing partner Todd Stubbe said he's excited about unfinished spaces like this kitchen area in the Dils building, which he said would be an ideal place for an underground concert event. PARKERSBURG - For decades, the Dils department store was a retail destinati

PARKERSBURG NEWS & SENTINEL - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Camden Avenue blaze claims first fire death of 2018

Photo by Jeffrey Saulton Parkersburg Fire Department Capt. Brian Drake said the department responded with 15 firefighters. He said there were also two fire inspectors and the state fire marshal on the scene. Photo by Jeffrey Saulton Firefighters from the Parkersburg Fire Department responded to a

PARKERSBURG NEWS & SENTINEL - 2018-01-20 08:00:00

Parkersburg native Jeff Jones leads H&R Block

Parkersburg native Jeff Jones, president and chief executive officer of H&R Block Inc., said this about the tax law signed by President Donald Trump on Dec. 22: "In general, it is good news for Americans." The tax legislation will result in a lower tax rate and bigger tax refund for Americans, Jones

PARKERSBURG NEWS & SENTINEL - 2018-01-20 08:00:00

Women and others march in protest

A demonstration, unusually large by Athens standards, marked the first anniversary of the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Marchers gathered at First United Methodist Church on College street. After an assembly in the church's basement, the group marched peacefully but loudly from the church

ATHENS NEWS - 2018-01-21 00:21:00

Today in Athens County History

- Franklin C. Mingus of Jacksonville was wounded while fighting in the Vietnam War. A bullet went through his leg and hip on New Year's Day. - Slippery streets caused 11 accidents in one day in Athens. Only three people suffered injuries. - In advertising, Page Chevy-Oldsmobile offered a 1968 Chevy

ATHENS MESSENGER - 2018-01-21 10:00:00

Coolville dog hoarder found guilty; has to give up 99 dogs

A Coolville woman pleaded no contest to a single charge of cruelty to animals in Athens County Municipal Court on Friday. Bernice Robertson, 76, also was forced to give up 99 of the 100 dogs that she had been keeping in her home. The home was declared unfit for human habitation by the Athens City-Co

ATHENS NEWS - 2018-01-21 15:30:00

Former State Highway Patrol trooper sentenced to 30 days in jail for stealing guns

William Elschlager DELAWARE CO., OH (WCMH) - A former Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper was sentenced to 30 days in prison and 3 years community control after being found guilty of theft while in office. According to Delaware County Prosecutor Carol O'Brien, 48-year-old William Elschlager was ind

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Man Struck, Killed While Riding Bike Across Highway 160

SACRAMENTO - A man was struck twice while riding his bike on Highway 160 Saturday night and died on the roadway. The transient was riding a bike on the northbound shoulder of the highway Saturday around 10:30 p.m. and began crossing over the American River. Chad Hertzell with CHP North Sacramento re

FOX40 - 2018-01-21 20:13:23

Body Found in American River Near Jibboom Street Bridge

SACRAMENTO - Rescue crews pulled a body from the American River near the Jibboom Street bridge around 12:15 p.m. Saturday after witnesses called to report the body. Authorities say when they made contact with the body, it was slightly decomposed and had likely been in the water for a while. At this

FOX40 - 2018-01-20 21:30:42

Police Pursuit Ends after Suspect Crashes Stolen Car in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO - A police pursuit ended when a suspect crashed a stolen vehicle near El Camino Avenue and Capital City Freeway. According to the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, a car was reported stolen near Watt Avenue and Hurley Way. The suspect, who has not been identified, crashed the stolen

FOX40 - 2018-01-21 03:43:33

Citrus Heights man dies in single-vehicle crash in Delta

A 49-year-old Citrus Heights man died early Saturday after his vehicle left a Delta roadway and crashed into a tree, the California Highway Patrol reports. At 4:03 a.m., a person called 911 to report the crash on Isleton Road, south of Andrus Island Road, the CHP said in a news release. The victim w

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2018-01-20 18:39:00

Bicyclist dies in late night accident on Highway 160

Ricky J. Nelson, 40, died Saturday night when he was struck by a car while bicycling on Highway 160, according to the California Highway Patrol. The Sacramento County Coroner identified Nelson on Sunday morning. CHP Officer Chad Hertzell said Nelson was riding northbound on the right shoulder of Hi

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2018-01-21 22:15:00

Police search for missing at-risk 13-year-old girl

Sacramento police are searching for a missing at-risk 13-year-old girl, the department said. Shanette Rinston was last seen at school Friday afternoon near Lemon Hill Avenue, police said. Police described her as 5 feet, 2 inches, weighing about 130 pounds. Authorities believe she may be with an unk

KCRA.COM - 2018-01-20 21:23:00

Man accused of shooting at officers, setting fire to house

Authorities say a man who fired shots at officers during a standoff remains in a hospital, recovering from wounds caused by police K-9s and smoke inhalation. The Sacramento Bee reports Elk Grove Police Officer Jason Jimenez says the suspect is accused of setting a home on fire Friday during the inci

MERCED SUN-STAR - 2018-01-21 18:25:00

Police pull Sacramento man over for DUI, discover drugs, stolen items

A search of a DUI suspect's car in Lincoln revealed the man may have committed further crimes. Officers found credit cards and other items in other people's names in Miguel Hernandez's vehicle, according to the Lincoln Police Department. A Lincoln police officer pulled 29-year-old Hernandez over on

SACRAMENTO BEE - 2018-01-21 17:55:00

Man dies in Highland house fire; other residents escape safely

A man died from burn injuries suffered in a house fire in Highland early Sunday, Jan. 21, officials said. The fire was reported about 2 a.m. in the 7400 block of Elm Street, according to a Cal Fire San Bernardino Unit statement. It was contained about a half hour later, said Cathey Mattingly, a Cal

RIVERSIDE PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-21 20:18:24

Man Charged With Solving Missing Couple Case Breaks His Silence

Sergeant Walter Mendez and his team of detectives have been working for months trying to find two people: 28-year-old Jonathan Darling Reynoso and 26-year-old Audrey Moran. "It has been tough for a variety of reasons the specifics as to investigating a missing cases are particularly difficult ... t

KMIR.COM - 2018-01-20 05:16:00

Redlands man gets prison time for leading Laguna Beach police on pursuit that involved a shooting

NEWPORT BEACH - A 55-year-old man pleaded guilty and was sentenced Friday to three years in prison for leading Laguna Beach police on a pursuit that prompted a non-injury officer-involved shooting. Richard Lyle Lewis of Redlands pleaded guilty to a theft with a prior felony conviction for car theft

OCREGISTER - 2018-01-20 01:40:48

100 years ago in Redlands: Secret committee seeks most beautiful young woman in Redlands

Who is the most beautiful young woman in Redlands? The eighth National Orange Show, to be held at San Bernardino Feb. 20 to 28, wants to know. And a mysterious committee, the identify of which will never be revealed, will soon visit Redlands to seek out the most beautiful of this city's daughters. S

REDLANDS DAILY FACTS - 2018-01-20 19:56:31