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Amazon to collect Ohio sales tax on Internet purchases
As a result of today’s announcement that Amazon will locate three cloud-computing and data analytical centers in the Columbus suburbs, the online retail giant announced it will begin collecting and remitting sales taxes on Ohioans’ Internet purchases.

Lucas Co., city over $3M apart in negotiations
County seeks $6.75M annually to construct new jail.

Team readies Camp Courageous
Workers from AmeriCorps spruce up grounds for summer.

Strike ends at BP facility
Union shuts down pickets, makes offer to return.

Toledo fire dept. welcomes new class
24 recruits sworn in before family, friends at One Government Center.
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Ballet meets orchestra
Toledo ballet teaming up with Perrysburg orchestra.

Plane pizza party goes viral
Marco’s delivers to delayed Delta flight in Knoxville.


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Mercy opens medical center in Put-in-Bay
Open Fridays through Sundays; staff includes surgeon, radiologist.
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Toledoan sentenced to 13 years in prison
Jermaine Smith convicted of involuntary manslaughter in Dec. 9 death.
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FIFA president's future at stake in election
Blatter says vote of Russia, Qatar the root of corruption crisis.
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20-year-old cheddar debuts at $209 a pound
Most of the 450-pound supply of Wisconsin cheese is already spoken for.
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Keith Burris
Addicts need healing, not drug war
Could Toledo become ’another Detroit?’
Road Warrior
Why ODOT closed the ProMedica ramp...
Traffic-camera video shows big safety problems.
Kirk Baird
'Pac-Man' fever persistent
Still a global phenomenon on 35th anniversary.
Mary Bilyeu
Origins of food idioms
Be a smart cookie and use your noodle to do a little research.
Fishing Report
The Blade Fishing Report: 5-29
The best angling information from area experts.
Matt Markey
Downtown archery range hits mark
Sport is gaining in popularity among youths.
Jack Lessenberry
Gay Navy vet battles stereotype
Brian Stone doing his best to disprove perception of Dearborn.

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