LOCAL NEWS

60 Day Sentence in Fatal SR 39 Crash

A city man is serving 60 days in jail for the Nov. 2 crash on State Route 39 that killed a 62-year-old whose van was stopped in traffic.Scott A. Conley, 28, received the punishment Wednesday after pleading no contest to vehicular manslaughter and failing...

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Butterfly Exhibit Returns to Norma Johnson Center

The exhibit offering an up-close look one of nature’s most colorful pollinators is making its yearly visit to the Norma Johnson Center.  The All-A-Flutter traveling butterfly enclosure will be there for the next 10 days, opening on weekdays from 10 until 4...

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Barnhart Charged Following Wainwright Shooting

Mary Alice Reporting -Name and charges have been released for the man involved in a July 4th Shooting.Tuscarawas County Sheriff Deputies were called to Wainwright Road for concerns of a drunk man shooting at his own home.Once on scene, that 41-year-old was...

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PAC Officials Warn of Fake Ticket Pricing

Mary Alice Reporting -When buying tickets to shows at the Performing Arts Center at Kent State Tuscarawas be sure to not pay higher prices.Third party sites, legally, are listing upcoming shows and ticket pricing is above what is listed by the New...

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New Phila Official Propose Recycling Price Increase

City residents could soon be paying more for what they haul to the curb each week.Council’s Public Works and Economic Development Committee has requested legislation authorizing a $3 increase to the monthly sanitation fee beginning in October. There had...

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No One Found in Water Rescue Call

Mary Alice Reporting - First responders were on scene Monday evening, for about three hours, following a call about a man going into the water.Dover Fire Captain Joe Minocchi says that they had different reports of people seeing the young man go into the...

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OSP New Philadelphia Reports Relatively Quite Holiday

The State Highway Patrol is reporting a relatively safe Fourth of July holiday weekend on the roads locally.New Philadelphia Post Commander Lt. Johnnie Maier says there were a handful of OVI arrests and a handful of crashes.“We didn’t encounter anything...

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7-year-old Treated for Ricochet Bullet Injury

Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s officials say a seven-year-old Wayne Township boy is home recovering following a shooting incident Friday.Sheriff Orvis Campbell says the boy was hit in the chest by a bullet that had ricocheted when his father was shooting a 9...

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SR 39 Detour Planned Due to Road Improvement

Mary Alice Reporting -Safety improvement project to impact State Route 39 traffic, at Kimble Landfill, starting on Monday, July 8th.This stretch of roadway, between Red Hill Road and the businesses’ entrance, is heavily traveled and a detour may cause a...

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