Non-lawyer represents self in Texas case, gets life term

A Texas man who's not a lawyer but insisted on representing himself in a 2016 custody and kidnapping case has been convicted and sentenced to life in prison

State lawmakers push for teen driving permits to last 1 year

Sponsors of Ohio bill that would increase amount of time new drivers would be required to hold permits say they want it to become law by year's end

  Girl, 9, whose family fought to keep her on life support dies at Texas hospital

The 9-year-old suffered cardiac arrest in late September and was admitted to the hospital, where she was declared brain dead and placed on a ventilator.

Teacher on leave after allegedly duct taping CO student to chair

Police have opened a criminal investigation into the incident, but no charges have been filed.

‘Spirit of Sierah’ race raises money for kids' identification kits

Area runners and others united on Saturday in Sylvania in the name of a young murder victim.

Barbershop owner planning to giveaway thanksgiving meals

Although we’re just under two weeks away from Halloween, one barber is already working on giving back to the community for this upcoming Thanksgiving.

Could nose warmers really be the next winter trend?

Two companies have come out with a new type of winter wear.

Super Fitness Weight Loss Challenge encourages healthy lifestyle

Watch as Brian Strock explains how to get involved in this year's Super Fitness Weight Loss Challenge.

Nature’s Corner provides tips on winter landscaping

Jenny from Nature's Corner helps you landscape during the winter season.

Mega Millions jackpot grows to $1.6 billion after nobody won Friday’s drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot has now swelled to $1.6 billion after nobody bought a winning ticket for the Friday night drawing.

Wooster Street exit from I-75 closes Monday for 2 weeks

his coming Monday, October 22 for two weeks through Monday, November 5, the ramp will be closed from southbound I-75 to Wooster St. (Exit 181) for ramp construction in Bowling Green.

  Perrysburg High School seniors volunteer around the community

Perrysburg High School seniors got the chance to skip class for a special reason. The school held its second annual “Jackets Giving Back” day, which took students to 30 different spots in Northwest Ohio to volunteer.

Rossford Police Department pushing to buy body cameras

So far, the department has tested products from WatchGuard, Avon and Motorola. Officers believe the cameras are crucial to showing events from an officer’s perspective:

’The Werewolf of Defiance’ is an Ohio local legend that still haunts (video)

The “Werewolf of Defiance” is one of the those local legends that sounds like the beginning of a classic horror movie.

3 OH men arrested accused of child exploitation

An Oregon man was among those arrested after having a sexually-oriented conversation with who he thought was a 14-year-old but was really an undercover officer.

Maumee PD announce OVI checkpoint on US 24

Traffic in the eastbound lanes of US 24 will be diverted through the checkpoint.

Police asking for nationwide assistance in locating missing endangered WI girl

Police are asking that everyone nationwide be on the lookout for the missing 13-year-old Wisconsin girl whose parents were found shot to death in their home.

7 arrested in Defiance human trafficking investigation

Law enforcement officials in Defiance have arrested 7 people after an operation was conducted to deter human and sex trafficking in the city.

Dare to be Scared: Haunted attractions around the area

We want to add more to the list! COMMENT BELOW with your favorite Halloween haunt in the area!

Target hosting PAW Patrol Halloween event

Kids are invited to come to the store in costume and trick-or-treat their way through the store, as well as watch an exclusive episode of PAW Patrol.

Accio Advent Calendar! Harry Potter advent calendars to be released for Christmas

The Harry Potter Advent Calendar is coming out Nov. 1 for $39.99, just in time for you to snag it for Christmas!

Ohio tests new clearance idea to sell off unwanted liquor

Ohio's Division of Liquor Control is testing a new clearance store idea meant to offload unwanted liquor at a premium price

Man accused of shooting dog multiple times with BB gun

Police say the man shot his dog multiple times with a BB gun because the dog wouldn’t come inside.

UT steps in to help students impacted by fire at University Circle

Although the fire is leaving students without a home, there were no injuries and the speediness of their TFD's response to the fire most likely saved a large majority of the complex.

Burger King prepares for Halloween with the ‘Nightmare King’

The burger features chicken, bacon and a burger on a green bun.

Historic St. Wendelin school building to be demolished

A piece of Fostoria’s history will soon be gone and you can get one last chance to say farewell.

Toledo Fire and Rescue wants this simple tool in your home

After two deadly house fires in less than a week, Toledo Fire and Rescue wants to make sure you have a working smoke alarm in your home.

MI bans marijuana-infused alcohol

The new law does not apply to hospitals, colleges and pharmaceutical companies doing research.

BG Councilman Daniel Gordon resigns

Daniel Gordon emailed his letter of resignation on Wednesday morning.

7 Ohioans infected by drug-resistant salmonella strain

Symptoms from salmonella infection include diarrhea, fever, and stomach cramps.

Dept. of Health: 1 case of AFM, a polio-like disease, confirmed in Ohio

A case of the polio-like disease called acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, has been confirmed this year in Ohio, according to the state’s Department of Health.

Crews called to Glass City Academy after apparent student overdose

School leaders don’t believe the student took drugs while at school.

Woman killed in north Toledo house fire is identified

Crews say a woman was found on the second floor of the home.

Man accused of stealing UT scooter

Police say it was obvious that the scooter was stolen because the credit card machine attached to the scooter had been broken off.

Infant carriers, baby bath support seats recalled

The infant carriers pose a fall hazard, while the baby bath seats pose a drowning hazard.

Woman charged in stabbing death of another woman in central Toledo

One woman was stabbed near Woodruff and Linwood Avenue near the Toledo Museum of Art.

Mexico Beach residents return home again _ some to no home

Residents of hurricane-ravaged Mexico Beach are returning home for the first time since Michael, but some are finding no home to return to

Bedford Schools look to upgrade buildings with bond proposal

Bedford Public Schools is looking to the community to pass a bond initiative to help improve some of their more than 50-year-old buildings.

Waite High School football team is the biggest fan of their biggest fan

Since returning home, Jason has fallen back in love with the sport of football and the Waite Indians have fallen in love with him.

Hunger banquet in Perrysburg teaches locals about world hunger

The Hunger Banquet at Zoar Lutheran Church gave students and members of the Perrysburg community a hands on, interactive opportunity to see how others live through the power of a meal.

Sandusky man arrested after ice cream order goes awry

A trip to the local ice cream parlor ended with a man behind bars Sunday in Sandusky.