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News in Geauga County, Ohio

Photos: Alert issued over plant that can burn skin, cause blindness
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:29:24 -0700

**Warning: One of the images in the photo gallery may be considered graphic** GEAUGA COUNTY, Ohio — The Geauga County Health District have issued an alert about a plant that has toxic effects on humans. According to the district’s website, officials have recently received several phone calls regarding reports of the Giant Hogweed plant found […]

Man charged in heroin death of Chardon victim’s father
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:14:24 -0700

CHARDON, Ohio–For the first time in Geauga County, an alleged drug dealer will face charges in connection with another man’s death. A grand jury indicted Chad Riffett, 37, of Chardon on charges of involuntary manslaughter, corrupting another with drugs and trafficking drugs. Monday, Riffett was arraigned and pleaded not guilty. Prosecutors said the victim, Russell […]

MRSA found in Cardinal schools
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:07:44 -0700

Three cases of MRSA are confirmed in the Cardinal School District in Geauga County.

Accused heroin dealer charged in Geauga County
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:43:37 -0700

Chad Riffett, 37, plead not guilty to charges related to the death of a Chardon shooting victim’s father during an arraignment hearing at the Geauga County Court of Common Pleas Monday afternoon.

Charges filed in death of Chardon shooting victim's dad
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:01:54 -0700

Prosecutors in Geauga County say 37-year-old Chad Riffett sold the heroin that led to the accidental overdose death of Russell King Sr.

Fairs are filled with both yesterday and today
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:25:41 -0700

This is a story which is as much about nostalgia as it is today. The county fair encompasses a spirit which runs through the generations.

Western weekend, nighthawks & a summer campfire
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:52:59 -0700

Get weekly updates on select events and activities happening in northern Ohio national, state and county parks.

Fulton Co. Fair expecting 300,000
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:16:22 -0700

WAUSEON — Marking its 157th year, the Fulton County Fair bangs, moos, snorts, growls, thunders, and hums as an annual end-of-summer showcase of rural traditions and new-fangled attractions, top-notched entertainment and family friendly activities.

Charges Filed in Death of Ohio School Shooting Victim's Dad
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:27:16 -0700

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) - The alleged drug dealer accused of selling a fatal dose of heroin to the father of a boy killed in a 2012 Ohio school shooting has pleaded not guilty to an involuntary manslaughter charge. Prosecutors in Geauga County say 37-year-old Chad Riffett sold the heroin that led to the accidental overdose death of Russell King Sr. King was found dead at his home on Feb. 27 - the ...

Personality Profile: Meet Garaway Schools Superintendent James Millet
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 19:50:05 -0700

Name: James MilletHometown: I grew up in Bainbridge, Ohio (Geauga County) and attended Kenston High School.Education: I received my bachelor’s degree from the University of Cincinnati. I studied educational leadership at Xavier University and received my master’s of education. Additionally, I obtained my doctorate degree in educational [...]