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Soybean hauling pickup involved in 3-vehicle crash in Shelby County
 A farm wagon hauling soybean bushels detached from a pickup truck causing a three-vehicle crash on Ohio 66 south of Newport in Shelby County this afternoon. The cleanup from the crash, located near Rangeline Road, was ongoing at 4:30 p.m.  Authorities said the pickup truck was driving when the farm wagon detached and collided with a...

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A farm wagon hauling soybean bushels detached from a pickup truck causing a three-vehicle crash on Ohio 66 south of Newport in Shelby County this afternoon. The cleanup from the crash, located near Rangeline Road, was ongoing at 4:30 p.m.  Authorities said the pickup truck was driving when the farm wagon detached and collided with a...
Two dogs killed from fire on Kerwood Drive in Kettering
 Kettering fire crews have extinguished a house fire on Kerwood Drive in Kettering. Fire crews pulled three dogs from the house and two of them have died according to the Kettering Fire Department.  The residents of the house were not home at the time of the fire and damage is estimated at $10,000-$15,000. A fire investigator is headed...

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Kettering fire crews have extinguished a house fire on Kerwood Drive in Kettering. Fire crews pulled three dogs from the house and two of them have died according to the Kettering Fire Department.  The residents of the house were not home at the time of the fire and damage is estimated at $10,000-$15,000. A fire investigator is headed...
Sophomore removed from Dixie HS following concerning messages about school shooting
 A male sophomore at Dixie High School is facing charges after posting concerning statements on social media directed towards staff and students at the school, according to New Lebanon police Capt. Jim Chambers.  School administrators contacted police around 9:30 a.m. Thursday after students alerted teachers of the messages posted to...

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A male sophomore at Dixie High School is facing charges after posting concerning statements on social media directed towards staff and students at the school, according to New Lebanon police Capt. Jim Chambers.  School administrators contacted police around 9:30 a.m. Thursday after students alerted teachers of the messages posted to...
 Three things to look forward to this spring
 It has been a very wet week in the Miami Valley, but it is also a turning point. We are now less than a month from the astronomical start to spring. On March 20 the vernal equinox will take place, transitioning us to the new season.  Daylight: The days will get longer. Daylight Saving Time begins March 11, which will help increase the...

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It has been a very wet week in the Miami Valley, but it is also a turning point. We are now less than a month from the astronomical start to spring. On March 20 the vernal equinox will take place, transitioning us to the new season.  Daylight: The days will get longer. Daylight Saving Time begins March 11, which will help increase the...
Repairs continue after Huber Heights gas leak causes business evacuations
 One lane of Executive Boulevard has reopened as crews continue to make repairs to a leaking gas line. Fifteen businesses along Executive Boulevard in Huber Heights have been evacuated following a gas leak on the road, Huber Heights Fire Chief Mark Ashworth said. Ashworth said a construction crew working in the area struck a 6-inch...

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One lane of Executive Boulevard has reopened as crews continue to make repairs to a leaking gas line. Fifteen businesses along Executive Boulevard in Huber Heights have been evacuated following a gas leak on the road, Huber Heights Fire Chief Mark Ashworth said. Ashworth said a construction crew working in the area struck a 6-inch...
Family member arrested for alleged arson in Dayton house fire
  Dayton police arrested a man Thursday afternoon in connection with a fire just hours after city firefighters rescued people from the second floor and roof of the burning house. Two people, a man and a woman, were taken to the hospital — with one of them reportedly suffering from life-threatening injuries. James Dennis, 23, of...

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 Dayton police arrested a man Thursday afternoon in connection with a fire just hours after city firefighters rescued people from the second floor and roof of the burning house. Two people, a man and a woman, were taken to the hospital — with one of them reportedly suffering from life-threatening injuries. James Dennis, 23, of...
Reports: 2 armed men rob Dayton auto parts store
 Police are investigating a report of an armed robbery at a Dayton auto parts store Thursday morning.  Officers were dispatched to the AutoZone at 3818 West Third Street around 10:30 a.m. after receiving a 911 call from the business.  Initial reports indicate two men, armed with guns, robbed the store before fleeing in a car. ...

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Police are investigating a report of an armed robbery at a Dayton auto parts store Thursday morning.  Officers were dispatched to the AutoZone at 3818 West Third Street around 10:30 a.m. after receiving a 911 call from the business.  Initial reports indicate two men, armed with guns, robbed the store before fleeing in a car. ...
RAIN TOTALS: Soggy mid-week, more rain coming
 Rain started Wednesday morning and fell pretty consistently across the Miami Valley for about 24 hours. Rain totals were impressive and more showers are on the way for the rest of the week. Here's how much rain fell in your neighborhood as of 8:30 a.m.: St. Marys: 0.65 inches Oxford: 0.78 inches Middletown: 0.68 inches Urbana: 0.95 inches...

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Rain started Wednesday morning and fell pretty consistently across the Miami Valley for about 24 hours. Rain totals were impressive and more showers are on the way for the rest of the week. Here's how much rain fell in your neighborhood as of 8:30 a.m.: St. Marys: 0.65 inches Oxford: 0.78 inches Middletown: 0.68 inches Urbana: 0.95 inches...
Springfield-Clark Career Technology Center investigates threat
 Springfield-Clark Career Technology Center is the latest school to investigate a social media threat made on social media. Springfield police are aware of the threat and have increased patrol at the school. Officials have also spoken with the school’s Superintendent about the threat of violence. No word on if parents or students were...

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Springfield-Clark Career Technology Center is the latest school to investigate a social media threat made on social media. Springfield police are aware of the threat and have increased patrol at the school. Officials have also spoken with the school’s Superintendent about the threat of violence. No word on if parents or students were...
2 middle school students arrested for making threats to Fairborn HS
 Two middle school students have been arrested and charged for making threats that prompted a lockdown at Fairborn High School Thursday morning.  “The lockdown was due to a social media post that indicated Fairborn High School students and teachers were possibly in danger,” Fairborn police said in a media release. Police originally...

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Two middle school students have been arrested and charged for making threats that prompted a lockdown at Fairborn High School Thursday morning.  “The lockdown was due to a social media post that indicated Fairborn High School students and teachers were possibly in danger,” Fairborn police said in a media release. Police originally...
Over 300 without power in Butler Twp. after tree falls on wires
 Dayton Power & Light is reporting 313 without power after a tree fell on wires in Butler Twp. The tree fell in the area of Little York Road and Stoner Drive shortly before 4 a.m., according to reports. The tree is off to the side of the road and is not blocking any lanes, but police have the roadway closed. Power is expected to be restored...

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Dayton Power & Light is reporting 313 without power after a tree fell on wires in Butler Twp. The tree fell in the area of Little York Road and Stoner Drive shortly before 4 a.m., according to reports. The tree is off to the side of the road and is not blocking any lanes, but police have the roadway closed. Power is expected to be restored...