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Man falls into water off freighter; refuses treatment
A man working on a boat supporting a Lake Erie freighter docked in Ashtabula Harbor was rescued after five to 10 minutes in the water after falling off the boat around 8 p.m. Friday, said U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer Second Class William Campbell.
Christmas shopping season highlighted with Bridge Street merchants open house
Children, and adults, hustled from store to store along Bridge Street on Saturday as merchants highlighted the Christmas shopping season with a variety of holiday activities.
As America ages, government seeks to improve safety for older drivers
Concerned about an oncoming wave of fragile older drivers, the federal government is working to beef up its safety programs aimed at seniors behind the wheel.
Williamsburg Christmas highlights Jefferson events
Hay rides, pinata bashing and a good old fashioned Christmas parade kept children, and the young at heart, busy Saturday afternoon and early evening.
A Century of Service
One hundred years ago this month, the city of Conneaut’s fire department swapped horse power for horsepower and launched a new era in public safety.
Area residents remember Pearl Harbor victims
A brisk wind and frigid temperatures didn’t deter a small group of people from paying their respects to the men and women who died during the attack of Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.
Fire damages press at Conneaut CSP
An estimated $203,000 damage was done to a press at Continental Structural Plastics, 333 Gore Road, in Conneaut early Friday morning, said Conneaut Fire Chief Steve Lee.
4 fire departments respond to Morgan Twp. garage fire
Four fire departments responded to a garage fire at 2809 Jefferson Eagleville Road around 3:05 p.m. Friday, said Morgan Township Fire Chief Carl Highlander.
$16,000 in drugs confiscated
Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Department deputies confiscated a substantial amount of drugs from a male suspect early Friday morning during what started out as a routine traffic stop.
Old Fashioned Williamsburg Christmas at Jefferson Depot today
Jefferson Depot Village will host its Old Fashioned Williams-burg Christmas Celebration today from 3 to 5 p.m.
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