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Senator Brown pushes for legislation to increase access to drug treatment

With 1,914 Ohioans dying from drug overdoses in 2012, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown on Tuesday visited the ADAMH Board of Franklin County to announce a plan to help fight the scourge of opiate abuse wreaking havoc throughout Ohio.

ET Rover Pipeline maps available for public review in local libraries

ET Rover Pipeline LLC announced today maps of the proposed natural gas pipeline are now available in libraries in each Ohio county through which the route currently passes.

County Treasurer to utilize tax lien sales to collect delinquent taxes

Crawford County Treasurer Gary Cole will be using an additional method to collect tax revenue for the county and the schools.

Galion man killed in ATV accident in Leesville

A 45-year-old Galion man died at Toledo St. Vincent’s Hospital over the weekend as a result of an ATV accident in Leesville.

Vacant home in Bucyrus catches fire

Bucyrus firefighters did not get the holiday weekend off as they battled a house fire during the early morning hours on Monday.

Alex Reed named president of Crawford-Marion ADAMH Board

The Crawford-Marion Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services recently announced its slate of officers.

United Way campaign starts off with fundraisers this week

The United Way of Crawford County begins its new campaign with several fundraisers in the area this week.

Health and Safety Committee to review liquor license request

The Bucyurs City Council Health and Safety Committee will meet for a special meeting at 7:15 PM Tuesday, September 2.

UPDATE: Bucyrus police investigate two deaths, two more found Tuesday

Two additional deaths are being investigated by Bucyrus police following two deaths on Monday.

Ditchfest pays tribute to bandmember; friend

Featuring five bands, the Ditchfest was held at the Bucyrus T&O train station Sunday afternoon.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Paul McCartney urges Scots to shun independence

Sir Paul McCartney performs with his band during the "Out There" Tour at the Times Union Center on Saturday, July 5, 2014, in Albany, N.Y.

Paul McCartney has signed an open letter to Scottish voters urging them to choose 'No' in a crucial poll over plans for the nation to break away from the rest of the U.K.

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Angelina Jolie debuts wedding dress featuring kids’ artwork

The cover of People magazine, dated 15th September, 2014, featuring the wedding of Angelina Jolie to Brad Pitt.

Angelina Jolie has debuted photos of her surprise nuptials to Brad Pitt, revealing she wore a designer wedding gown featuring artwork by their six children.

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Survivor’s Jimi Jamison dies at 63

Members of the band Survivor in the earl 1980s: (L-R) Marc Droubay, Jim Peterik, Stephen Ellis, Frankie Sullivan, Jimi Jamison

The family of Survivor rocker Jimi Jamison has thanked fans for the outpouring of support following his sudden death on Sunday.

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Kirsten Dunst criticizes Apple over naked photo leak

Kirsten Dunst arrives at the 'Charles James: Beyond Fashion' Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Kirsten Dunst was among a number of celebrities targeted by a hacker who published explicit personal pictures on the Internet.