Local Newsohio

  • Three Children Die in Ohio House Fire

    Associated Press
    Posted: January 10th, 2003

    The bodies of a 13-year-old girl, a 5-year-old boy and a 2-year-old girl were found upstairs at the home, which was destroyed.

  • Fire Destroys Verona Garage

    The Cincinnati Enquirer
    Posted: January 9th, 2003

    VERONA - The 100-year-old Verona Garage and an unoccupied frame house next door burned before dawn today

  • Marietta, Firefighters Differ Over Finances

    The Marietta Times
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    "It has to do with the economy, and as cities and townships have financial problems, negotiations get harder and harder," said Kevin Watts, president of the Ohio Association of Professional Firefighters.

  • Fire Station Moves Into Trailer

    The Herald-Dispatch
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    IRONTON -- To say that the new Ironton fire station is cramped might be an understatement

  • Broken Lantern Caused Fire That Killed Amish Family

    The Associated Press
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    Geauga County--Authorities say that a kerosene lantern that apparently tipped over was the cause of a fire in a farmhouse that killed an Amish family of three on Saturday

  • Weird (But True) Stories

    Fayetville Online
    Posted: January 6th, 2003

    Firefighters had to use a rope to pull the man out of a 10-foot-tall, 1-foot-wide vent where he got stuck during an alleged break-in attempt at the restaurant.