Local Politics

Licking Heights, Southwest Licking issues pass according to unofficial results

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It appears two school bonds in Licking County have passed.Read more

Plain City mayor wants to carry gun on the job

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Plain City Mayor Darrin Lane says people need to know that running a city also can come with days when you don't feel safe.Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | August 13, 2017

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This week: Opioid emergency, voter purge and war of words.Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | August 6, 2017

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This week: charter school funding, words in politics and Sen. Brown's futureRead more

Sessions: US prosecutors will help addiction-ravaged cities

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The Justice Department will dispatch 12 federal prosecutors to cities ravaged by addiction who will focus exclusively on investigating health care fraud and opioid scams.Read more

Ohio will withhold more of e-school's funding amid dispute

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Ohio's Department of Education says it's withholding 12 percent of the monthly payments for the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow.Read more

Ohio's high court strikes down traffic camera restrictions

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The state's highest court has twice previously ruled for cities on cameras.Read more

Ohio's high court strikes down traffic camera restrictions

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The Ohio Supreme Court has again upheld cities' use of traffic camera enforcement, striking down as unconstitutional legislative restrictions that included requiring a...Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | July 23, 2017

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This week: health care debate, immigration, and presidential politics.Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | July 16, 2017

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This week: Education and tests scores, civility in politics and family health care.Read more