Toledo - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Toledo Environmentalists sue government for Lake Erie's toxic algae TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Environmental groups in Ohio and Michigan sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday, accusing it of dragging its feet on protecting Lake Erie from harmful algae that have fouled drinking water supplies in recent years. The federal lawsuit said the agency's lack of action is delaying steps that could combat the algae bloo... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:45:00 GMT 2017-04-25T19:45:00Z Serial killer died from head injuries; Ohio inmate suspected TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A fellow inmate is suspected of fatally beating a serial killer dubbed the "Angel of Death" inside the cell where he was serving multiple life sentences, authorities said Friday. No charges had been filed as of Friday afternoon and the name of the suspect hasn't been released, said Lt. Robert Sellers, a State Highway Patrol spokesman. Details about the at... Fri, 31 Mar 2017 18:58:00 GMT 2017-03-31T18:58:00Z 'Angel of Death' serial killer dies after attack in prison TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A former nurse's aide dubbed the "Angel of Death" after he admitted killing three dozen hospital patients in Ohio and Kentucky died Thursday, two days after he was attacked and beaten in his prison cell. Donald Harvey, who was serving multiple life sentences, was found injured in his cell Tuesday afternoon at the state prison in Toledo... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 20:25:00 GMT 2017-03-30T20:25:00Z 'Angel of Death' serial killer badly beaten in Ohio prison TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A serial killer known as the "Angel of Death" after he admitted killing three dozen hospital patients in Ohio and Kentucky during the 1970s and '80s was beaten in his cell and is in critical condition, state authorities said Wednesday. Donald Harvey, who is serving multiple life sentences, was hospitalized, said JoEllen Smith, spokeswo... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 20:50:00 GMT 2017-03-29T20:50:00Z 5 injured in Ohio group home stabbing attack TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Police say five people have been injured in a stabbing attack at a group home in Ohio by a woman who allegedly was removed from the home for being disruptive. Toledo police say the woman returned to the home Thursday afternoon after being removed a day earlier. They say she grabbed a butcher knife from the kitchen and attacked several residents. The house... Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:17:00 GMT 2017-02-24T06:17:00Z Ohio moves forward with strategy to combat Lake Erie's algae TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's blueprint for combating the algae in Lake Erie that has become a threat to drinking water calls for targeting specific watersheds and developing a monitoring network within the next year. The strategy — first released last May and finalized just this past week — outlines how Ohio plans to reach its goal of sharply cutting the ph... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:54:00 GMT 2017-02-14T17:54:00Z Many farmers still need training after Lake Erie algae TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's agriculture leaders say thousands of farmers have completed training that will be required for putting fertilizer on fields, but many more face a September deadline to finish the program aimed at combating the toxic algae fouling Lake Erie. The first of its kind requirement is one of several steps Ohio has taken to reduce the fa... Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:48:00 GMT 2017-01-21T13:48:00Z Photo display of mayors reveals surprise find to community TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A new display featuring photos of former mayors from Ohio's fourth-largest city turned up a discovery: A photo thought to be of Toledo's first mayor is actually a photo of his son. The mistake was discovered a few years ago by family members of the first mayor and local historians but wasn't widely known until now, The Blade (http://bi... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 20:29:00 GMT 2017-01-15T20:29:00Z 40 bowls in 17 days and reasons to watch every single one Doing its best to challenge the premise that there can never be enough college football, the bowl system gives fans 40 FBS games from Dec. 17 through Jan. 2 that include 17 teams with 6-6 records and two more that went 5-7. Too much, you say. Nonsense. Every game is special in its own way and for the third straight year we are here with a reason to watch ... Wed, 14 Dec 2016 18:13:00 GMT 2016-12-14T18:13:00Z Ohio troopers find drugs wrapped as Christmas gifts in SUV BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol says troopers found 71 pounds of marijuana and other drugs wrapped as Christmas gifts in a vehicle that was stopped for a driving violation in northwest Ohio. The patrol says the drugs seized Monday on Interstate 80 in Wood County, south of Toledo, have an estimated street value of $330,000. A trooper st... Fri, 25 Nov 2016 13:42:00 GMT 2016-11-25T13:42:00Z