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Last updated: Feb 25, 2018 - 8:32 AM

Stow company makes bulletproof backpack shields
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 19:24:28 GMT
A Stow company, which makes bulletproof backpack s... Read more...
2-year-old girl revived after opiate overdose
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 23:12:42 GMT
A two-year-old Akron girl was revived with Narcan ... Read more...
Maroon 5 to perform at Pro Football HOF
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 21:40:20 GMT
Maroon 5 will headline the 2018 Concert for Legend... Read more...
Akron man hospitalized after chainsaw attack
Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:21:20 GMT
An Akron man was hospitalized Tuesday night after ... Read more...
2 charged in Akron fatal shooting of 18-year-old
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:27:51 GMT
Two people are in custody for the alleged fatal sh... Read more...
Ellet HS student arrested for making threats
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:17:18 GMT
Akron police and Akron Public Schools have investi... Read more...
Memorial for 4-year-old shot, killed in Akron
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:13:07 GMT
The man accused of killing a four-year-old girl Fr... Read more...
Alleged shooter of 4yo killed in Akron captured
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 02:27:43 GMT
Authorities have captured a man who allegedly sho... Read more...
Barberton trains students to prevent shootings
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 23:24:55 GMT
One day after a mass shooting that killed 17 in ... Read more...
Body-slammed Akron teacher gets attacked again
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:44:23 GMT
An Akron East High School teacher, who was body-sl... Read more...
18-year-old man shot, killed in Akron
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 17:28:59 GMT
Police are investigating a fatal shooting that too... Read more...
Akron superintendent addresses student assaults
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 02:13:23 GMT
The Akron Public Schools Superintendent addressed ... Read more...
Former Akron police chief sentenced
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 20:57:53 GMT
Former Akron police chief James Nice has been sent... Read more...
Two men shot by police in Lakemore
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 21:42:19 GMT
Two men were injured in an officer-involved shoo... Read more...
Akron teachers demand safer classrooms
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:06:24 GMT
Akron teachers rallied Monday night to have their ... Read more...
Akron robbery suspects attack store workers
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 21:31:31 GMT
Police are looking for three men who attacked work... Read more...
Man led police on chase with son, 5, in car
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:25:16 GMT
A 27-year-old man is facing charges after he alleg... Read more...
Akron man arrested for threats on Facebook Live
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 18:45:22 GMT
An Akron man is facing charges for threats he made... Read more...
Akron teachers rally over school assaults
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:01:02 GMT
A large number of Akron school teachers rallied Mo... Read more...
Akron student arrested after gun found in locker
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 22:09:48 GMT
A 15-year-old boy is facing charges after authorit... Read more...
Akron firefighter charged for shooting man
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 21:29:01 GMT
An Akron firefighter is on paid administrative lea... Read more...
Transform Akron finds new homes for families
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:54:07 GMT
An Akron woman, who was frustrated over multiple s... Read more...
Cincinnati murder suspect arrested in Akron
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 20:40:10 GMT
A 21-year-old Cincinnati murder suspect was arrest... Read more...
Musical instruments stolen from Wooster churches
Wed, 07 Feb 2018 00:18:14 GMT
Wooster police have identified a man suspected of ... Read more...
Akron police investigating homicide on west side
Sat, 03 Feb 2018 21:02:22 GMT
A man who had been shot multiple times was found ... Read more...