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Amanda Bacon found guilty in death of son
A Toledo woman who prosecutors alleged had smashed her infant son’s head against a hard surface so forcefully his skull was irreparably fractured was found guilty in his death today. A jury of nine men and three woman deliberated more than 13 hours over three days before returning its verdict against Amanda Bacon in Lucas County Common Pleas Court just after noon today.

2 dead, 2 missing in Lake Erie
As many as 30 friends and family members praying for a miracle.

50 attend heroin-related training
Law enforcment officers taught how to deal with epidemic
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Manchester performing in Toledo
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Strike starts, ends at Toledo parts plant
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