Richland County Sheriff’s Office receives $72K in traffic safety grants

MANSFIELD — Richland County Sheriff J. Steve Sheldon has announced the Ohio Department of Public Safety’s (ODPS) Ohio Traffic Safety Office (OTSO) awarded $71,934.14 in federal traffic safety funding to his office for federal fiscal year 2023-2024. “These funds are critical in ensuring that we are doing everything we possibly can to keep our local … Read more

Columbus-Lowndes County Airport sees 200% bump in traffic

Columbus-Lowndes County Airport is in the midst of a growth spurt. To make sure that growth continues, officials are pursuing nearly $2 million in Federal Aviation Administration grant funding to repave its aging runway. Fixed Base Operator Dan Duston, who runs the day-to-day operations, tells The Dispatch the airport is growing. Continuing that growth means … Read more

Traffic shift planned at intersection reconstruction project in Dauphin County: PennDOT

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has announced that a traffic shift is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 27, on Witmer Drive at the Route 322/Chambers Hill Road Intersection Reconstruction Project in Swatara Township, Dauphin County. Barrier is scheduled to be installed along Route 322 at Witmer Drive that day, as well, a press release said. … Read more

Suspect flees with trooper hanging out window during Jackson County traffic stop

JACKSON COUNTY, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) – A trooper is injured after being dragged by a suspect vehicle during a traffic stop in Jackson County Sunday, state police said.  At about 9 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 24, a trooper initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for speeding near South Street and Michigan Avenue in Jackson.  … Read more

Traffic blocked on Interstate 4 in Osceola County following fatal crash

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – A fatal crash in Osceola County on Friday caused traffic backups on Interstate 4 as lanes were blocked off, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The crash happened around mile marker 65 on Interstate 4 around 10 p.m., causing roadblocks for both the eastbound and westbound lanes, troopers said. FHP reported that … Read more