Body recovered from Grand River; Parma man sentenced for North Ridgeville murder: Overnight News Links

June 8, 2018 GMT

Body recovered from Grand River; Parma man sentenced for North Ridgeville murder: Overnight News Links

Featured stories

Man’s body recovered from Grand River in Fairport Harbor (News-Herald)

Parma man gets 30 years to life for North Ridgeville murder (Lorain Morning Journal)

Path to re-establish Summa Health’s emergency medicine residency program now in legal battle (Akron Beacon Journal)


Prosecutor: Parma father killed infant son ‘to spite’ mother (cleveland.com)

Cleveland firefighter found not guilty of sexually abusing 12-year-old girl (cleveland.com)


Twinsburg man charged after $8,000 worth of marijuana, edibles found in car (cleveland.com)

Cocaine found in car involved in Highway Patrol chase in Cleveland that ended in a crash (cleveland.com)

Eastlake police identify body found in woods (cleveland.com)

Painesville woman pleads guilty in crash that killed Geneva woman (News-Herald)

Cleveland / Cuyahoga County

Vehicle hits 3-year-old boy on Cleveland’s West Side (cleveland.com)

Internal audit of Cuyahoga County IT contracts should be completed by August (cleveland.com)

Cleveland man, 4-year-old child treated for chemical exposure after cleaning supplies mistaken for meth lab (cleveland.com)

Joe Biden to headline Cleveland fundraiser for Sherrod Brown later this month (cleveland.com) 

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s new Asian Highlands exhibit to open next week: First look (cleveland.com)

Gambling revenue slips in Greater Cleveland, steady across Ohio in May (cleveland.com)

800 meeting planners to check out Cleveland’s revival, amenities (cleveland.com)

Case Western Reserve University to establish nurse leadership academy with $5 million gift (cleveland.com)

Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter remains closed; Family with adopted dogs worried (WJW Channel 8)

Local news East

Man who died in Kirtland house fire identified (WEWS Channel 5)

Attorneys for TV station request new judge to hear Newburgh Heights mayor’s defamation suit (cleveland.com)

Wickliffe raises tobacco purchasing age to 21 in city (News-Herald)

Local news West

Federal government giving back nearly all money seized from Parma Heights man at airport (cleveland.com)

Oberlin council settles with gun-rights group that sued over ordinance (Elyria Chronicle-Telegram)

Akron / Canton area

Akron accepting applications for 2018 Citizens Institute (cleveland.com)


Founders’ Day expected to draw thousands to Akron for 83rd anniversary of AA (cleveland.com) 

Prison inmates raise catfish to stock Akron pond under unusual program (Akron Beacon Journal)

Perry man irked by order to take down U.S. flag (Canton Repository)


Trump nominates Ohio solicitor, DOJ official to 6th Circuit appeals court (cleveland.com)

Federal appeals court nominees from Ohio defended voter purge, Trump travel ban (cleveland.com)

Sen. Sherrod Brown says he will not support Trump’s nominees for Ohio-based appeals court (cleveland.com)

Rep. Dave Joyce introduces bill that would let states decide their own marijuana laws (cleveland.com)

Ohio House finally advances payday lending restriction bill (cleveland.com)

Medical marijuana grow license scores confirmed, state moves ahead with appeals (cleveland.com)

PEP Connections funded for one year in bill passed by Ohio legislature (cleveland.com)

Ohio State University doctor sexual misconduct investigation leads to more than 130 interviews related to the case (cleveland.com)