Can you repeat that? Hearing trouble more obvious with masks

DALLAS (AP) — As nurse Teri Wheat made her rounds at a Texas maternity ward, she began to realize she was having a hard time understanding the n...

November 24th, 2020 |  


Ready to take a bite out of crime: WPD K9 Officer Miko hits the streets

Ready to take a bite out of crime: WPD K9 Officer Miko hits the streets

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington Police Department’s newest officer is ready to take a bite out of crime.Miko — Chickasaw for “chie...

November 24th, 2020 |  


No one injured in freight train derailment in southwest Ohio

WAYNE TOWNSHIP, Butler County (AP) — No one was injured when some cars on a Norfolk Southern freight train derailed Tuesday in southwestern Ohio...

November 24th, 2020 |  



Ohio man sentenced for shooting threat in Illinois

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced an Ohio man who was charged with making an online threat to carry out a mass shooting in Illin...

November 24th, 2020 |  


State extends expiration dates of driver licenses, vehicle registrations, ID cards

State extends expiration dates of driver licenses, vehicle registrations, ID cards

COLUMBUS — Due to the ongoing pandemic, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has signed Ohio House Bill 404, which extends the expiration date of driver li...

November 24th, 2020 |  


News Journal’s holiday hours

News Journal’s holiday hours

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no News Journal published on Thursday .Our offices remain closed (but staffed) during the pandemic. Sta...

November 24th, 2020 |  


TODAY IN HISTORY

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 24, the 329th day of 2020. There are 37 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Nov. 24, 1859, British natu...

November 24th, 2020 |  


AP: Trump won 3.1M votes in Ohio, a new state record

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump won more votes in this year’s presidential election than any candidate in Ohio history, certi...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Feds agree to help Biden transition to presidency

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — After weeks of delay, the federal government acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden was the “apparent winner” ...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


Biden signals sharp shift from Trump with Cabinet picks

Biden signals sharp shift from Trump with Cabinet picks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden on Monday tapped Obama-era officials for top national security and economic roles, signaling a stark...

November 23rd, 2020 |