Body found, search stops


JEFFERSON – Sheriff William Johnson says the search for missing Rand Hilal al Dulaimi has stopped with the discovery of a body on North Bend Road in Saybrook Township on Tuesday afternoon, but the investigation is proceeding.

Three dead in Ashtabula blaze

by Robert Lebzelter

ASHTABULA – A mother and two young sons died in a fire Tuesday morning at 5535 Washington Ave., said Ashtabula Fire Capt. Jeff Gianantonio.

Airport authority looks at ways to save money

by Robert Lebzelter

DENMARK TOWNSHIP – With a financial shortfall requiring the Northeast Ohio Regional Airport to idle for three months before year’s end, the Airport Authority was looking at ways to save money at its July 12th meeting, including revisiting an old lawsuit.

Metroparks gets first ranger

by Robert Lebzelter

JEFFERSON – Kristen Fortune was sworn in July 11 as the first park ranger for the growing county Metroparks system.

Safety Council hosts speakers from Glenbeigh

by Robert Lebzelter

ASHTABULA – Those attending the July 12th Safety Council session learned about the drug epidemic in Ashtabula County and the use of Naloxone, a drug designed to overcome the effects of an opioid overdose, as a last resort by first responders.