ONN Daily

From the award-winning newsroom of the Ohio News Network, ONN Daily is a digest of the top headlines from around the State of Ohio. Hear the latest news and sports from around Ohio as told by our news team and our 80+ affiliates in every corner of the state.


ONN Daily: Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Today marks one year since a gunman killed nine people in Dayton’s entertainment district before being fatally shot by police officers; Gov. Mike Dewine calls on the Ohio General Assembly to finally act on gun safety measures

ONN Daily: Monday, August 3, 2020

Ohio lawmakers wade through murky issue of how – or if – they should repeal and replace a nuclear plant bailout law at the center of the state’s $60 million bribery scandal; outbreak of the coronavirus reported

ONN Daily: Friday, July 31, 2020

Former Ohio Supreme Court justice, four-term State Rep. Bob Cupp selected to be the next Speaker of the Ohio House, following Larry Householder’s ouster on Thursday; Ohio Liquor Control Commission acts on Gov. Mike Dewine’s request to

ONN Daily: Thursday, July 30, 2020

Ohio House votes unanimously to remove Larry Householder from speaker role, vote hours later to install former Ohio Supreme Court Justice Bob Cupp as the new speaker; Gov. Mike Dewine pushes to limit liquor sales after 10

ONN Daily: Wednesday, July 29, 2020

House Republicans informally vote to remove Speaker Larry Householder from leadership role, set official vote for Thursday; opinion issued by Ohio’s attorney general could derail efforts to remove Householder from position; Dr. Anthony Fauci warns that Ohio

ONN Daily: Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Gov. Mike Dewine issues health order that would limits this year’s county fairs to junior fair events only; legislation to put an end to dark money political contributions gains steam as Ohio House Republicans debate ousting Speaker

ONN Daily: Monday, July 27, 2020

Possible replacements for Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder are being named, but Householder still says he will not resign; steps being taken today to repeal House Bill 6, the legislation at the center of the state’s largest-ever

ONN Daily: Friday, July 24, 2020

CEO of First Energy Corp. responds to news that it played a central role in the largest-ever bribery scandal in Ohio’s history; Gov. Mike Dewine reverses course on controversial House Bill 6, calls on Ohio General Assembly

ONN Daily: Thursday, July 23, 2020

Twenty-three Ohio counties now at a Level 3 public health alert related to COVID-19, up from 19 last week; statewide mask mandate goes into effect at 6 p.m.; lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are calling

ONN Daily: Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Gov. Mike Dewine issues statewide mask mandate that will go into effect at 6 p.m. on Thursday, says it’s the best way to stem the spread of COVID-19; Ohio House Democrats to introduce House Bill 6, the

ONN Daily: Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder and a number of his associates have been charged in connection with a $61 million bribery scheme that sought to ensure the passage of a bailout of Ohio’s nuclear power plants; his

ONN Daily: Monday, July 20, 2020

Gov. Mike Dewine appears on NBC’s “Meet the Press” to discuss the possibility of a mask mandate being put into place, statewide; some friction between protestors at the Ohio Statehouse over the weekend; nursing homes allow outdoor

ONN Daily: Friday, July 17, 2020

Nineteen Ohio counties now under a Level 3 public health advisory, meaning more than 60 percent of Ohioans are now required to wear a mask in public; Gov. Mike Dewine vetoes legislation passed by lawmakers in his

ONN Daily: Thursday, July 16, 2020

Nineteen Ohio counties now at a Level 3 – or red – public health alert, but no counties have been elevated to a COVID-19 health emergency; Gov. Mike Dewine’s rare evening address on Wednesday night amounted to

ONN Daily: Wednesday, July 15, 2020

In atypical evening address, Gov. Mike Dewine does not issue new health orders, but warns Ohioans not to relax measures to fight the COVID-19 pandemic; extremely hot days dominating the forecast in Ohio, with more 90-degree-plus stays

ONN Daily: Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Rumors of abuse by a former Chillicothe Boy Scout troop leader confirmed by the suspect in question, but Ohio’s attorney general says the statute of limitations may have passed; Ohio’s teacher unions blast Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

ONN Daily: Monday, July 13, 2020

Columbus recorded another violent weekend, with teenagers and other young people among the victims; northern Ohio army veteran dies at age 37 from COVID-19 and his friends say young people should see his death as a warning;

ONN Daily: Friday, July 10, 2020

Expanded public mask mandates may be difficult to enforce; in southwest Ohio, the sheriff of Butler County says he won’t enforce mask mandate; athletics officials speculate about what the fall Big Ten schedule will look like, now

ONN Daily: Thursday, July 9, 2020

Twelve Ohio counties now under a Level 3 health alert as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations increase in the state, three nearing a Level 4 emergency; Ohio State and Ohio University say student athletes have tested positive for