Deputies investigate razor wire on Casitas Springs bike path
Photo courtesy Ventura County Sheriff’s OfficeA strand of razor wire from the fence around the old Petrochem site was reportedly stretched across the Ventura to Ojai bike path, presenting a danger to trail users, authorities said.Perry Van Houten,Ojai Valley News reporterSheriff’s deputies...
Sherman teen reported missing in Colorado
A Sherman teen was reported missing in Colorado over the weekend. Emma Stokes, 16, of Sherman, was reported missing out of Park County, Colorado on July 7,
Roscoe mom pleads guilty to having sex with son’s 12-year-old friend
By Jim HagertyReporterROCKFORD - A Roscoe woman, on Wednesday, pleaded guilty to having sex with a 12-year-old boy.Gina M. Colwell, 41, pleaded guilty to a single count of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, a charge she faced in a four-cou
History speaks volumes about Olbiston building
UTICA — Built upon the rubble of the Genesee Flats building after it burnt to the ground in the late 1800s, the Olbiston Apartments
Reading teenager dies in Saturday rollover crash
LISMORE — A Reading teenager was killed and another injured Saturday afternoon as the result of a one-vehicle rollover crash between Lismore and Wilmont. According to a press release received Monday from the Nobles County Sheriff's Office, Carter M. Braun sustained fatal injuries after being ejected...
Photos: 2019 Topeka Garden Tour
Six Topeka gardens can be viewed during the 2019 Topeka Garden Tour on June 15 and 16. Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased at any of the garden locations on the tour dates. [Photos by Chris Neal and Thad Allton/The Capital-Journal]
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A bank robber’s polite request for police
A 40-year-old man has been booked for intimidation after he requested to be arrested in a fake bank robbery, the police revealed earlier this week. According to the police, the suspect entered a bank in Daejeon on June 25, carrying a toy knife. Once in the bank, the suspect brandished it at a clerk, and “politely” requested for the police to be called to the scene. The suspected is then said to have stood...
8 Lessons learned from participating in youth sports
We each have our own reasons for participating in a sport or supporting our children in their endeavors. Many athletes are revered because we all know the c
Answer Man: Newspaper clippings in the voting booth?
Editor’s note: A reader asks about what’s acceptable in the voting booth. Luckily, the Answer Man fielded this same question in November 2010.