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Kroger, Workers Reach Contract Deal

Posted On July 23, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Thousands of Kroger employees will vote next week on a new labor contract. The Cincinnati-based supermarket chain and its union reached an agreement yesterday that both sides say is favorable to everyone. The pact reportedly includes pay raises, improved pensions and affordable health care options.

One Greenpeace Protester To Take Plea

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- The so-called "Greenpeace Nine" will be in court next week as their cases wind through the courts. Hamilton County prosecutors say one of the nine protesters agreed to take a plea deal by yesterday's deadline, leaving the rest to face trial on burglary and vandalism charges. The group is accused of ziplining…

Children Hurt By Suspected Drunk Driver

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Four children are being treated at a Cincinnati hospital after a crash with a suspected drunk driver. Cincinnati police say the kids were in a van that was crushed yesterday by the suspect at Gilbert Avenue and Eden Park Drive. The suspect was tracked down after fleeing the scene on foot.

Police Department Hires New Recruits

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Dozens of new Cincinnati police recruits are preparing to begin training in September. Police Chief Jeffrey Blackwell says 60 men and women were selected from two-thousand applicants for the city's 104th recruit class. The chief says efforts to recruit a more-diverse class paid off, boasting 45-percent female and minority participation.

Rumpke Landfill Expansion Vote On Hold

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Colerain Township, OH) -- Colerain Township trustees will vote next month on a proposed Rumpke landfill expansion. Officials decided to hold off on a vote last night during a meeting in which residents lobbied for and against the project. Rumpke wants to double the size of its landfill and would pay the township two-and-a-half-million-dollars a…

  • Pet Patrol

    2 Lost Cows

    Posted on July 30, 2014
    Location: Mt. Sinai, Indiana

    2 Lost Cows in the Mt. Sinai area. Male is…