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WPAFB Monday Weather: Possible showers, storms to start the work-week
 WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE—A dry start is expected, but clouds will build through the day, according to Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar. Highs will be in the middle 80s. As we head into the afternoon hours, the chance for a few pop up showers or storms return to the forecast. In the evening, there’s a better chance...

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WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE—A dry start is expected, but clouds will build through the day, according to Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Brett Collar. Highs will be in the middle 80s. As we head into the afternoon hours, the chance for a few pop up showers or storms return to the forecast. In the evening, there’s a better chance...
Power restored to remaining DP&L customers in Montgomery County
 Power has been restored to the remaining DP&L customers in Montgomery County, according to the DP&L Outage Map. The number of Dayton Power & Light customers without power is down to 737 after nearly 3,000  were affected Sunday afternoon. According to Tom Tatham, director of operations at DP&L, an animal came into contact with one of...

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Power has been restored to the remaining DP&L customers in Montgomery County, according to the DP&L Outage Map. The number of Dayton Power & Light customers without power is down to 737 after nearly 3,000 were affected Sunday afternoon. According to Tom Tatham, director of operations at DP&L, an animal came into contact with one of...
Clark Co. sets record for number of fatal overdoses in 2017
 Clark County has set a record for fatal overdoses in 2017 with 96 residents dying from unintentional drug overdoses. This number is higher when you count non-residents that also died in Clark County. The Springfield Soup Kitchen is one group that’s working to help lower those numbers, according to News Center 7’s James Buechele...

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Clark County has set a record for fatal overdoses in 2017 with 96 residents dying from unintentional drug overdoses. This number is higher when you count non-residents that also died in Clark County. The Springfield Soup Kitchen is one group that’s working to help lower those numbers, according to News Center 7’s James Buechele...
13-year-old boy who drowned in Stillwater River has been identified
 The 13-year-old boy who drowned in the Stillwater River Sunday evening has been identified as DeAngelo O. Casey of Dayton, according to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office. A 13-year-old boy has drowned in Stillwater River Sunday evening, Brad Baldwin, District Chief for the Dayton Fire Department, has confirmed. Initial reports...

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The 13-year-old boy who drowned in the Stillwater River Sunday evening has been identified as DeAngelo O. Casey of Dayton, according to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office. A 13-year-old boy has drowned in Stillwater River Sunday evening, Brad Baldwin, District Chief for the Dayton Fire Department, has confirmed. Initial reports...
Showers and storms to start the work-week
 Warm and muggy Monday
Showers and storms Monday night into Tuesday
Less humid and pleasant for the second half of the week Tonight: Clear skies are expected overnight. It’ll still be somewhat muggy overnight with temperatures dropping into the middle 60s.  Monday: A dry start is expected, but clouds will build through the...

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Warm and muggy Monday Showers and storms Monday night into Tuesday Less humid and pleasant for the second half of the week Tonight: Clear skies are expected overnight. It’ll still be somewhat muggy overnight with temperatures dropping into the middle 60s. Monday: A dry start is expected, but clouds will build through the...
Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival brings in thousands of people, some wary of mosquitoes
 The 37th Annual Sweet Corn Festival started Saturday morning and will run until Sunday night. The festival brings people back every year for their tasty corn. “It’s sweet and probably the freshest you can get this time of year,” said Jamarr Wortham of Dayton. “I come out here every year just to enjoy the festivities...

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The 37th Annual Sweet Corn Festival started Saturday morning and will run until Sunday night. The festival brings people back every year for their tasty corn. “It’s sweet and probably the freshest you can get this time of year,” said Jamarr Wortham of Dayton. “I come out here every year just to enjoy the festivities...
Bremenfest talent show, mud volleyball tournament take place this weekend
 The Bremenfest in New Bremen is taking place this weekend, Aug. 17 through 19. Northern Bureau’s Steve Baker spent Saturday afternoon judging the first-ever talent show contest. While judging the talent contest, he also saw the mud volleyball tournament. The winner of the talent show will be determined some time on Sunday, in which...

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The Bremenfest in New Bremen is taking place this weekend, Aug. 17 through 19. Northern Bureau’s Steve Baker spent Saturday afternoon judging the first-ever talent show contest. While judging the talent contest, he also saw the mud volleyball tournament. The winner of the talent show will be determined some time on Sunday, in which...
Driver, passenger in Darke County motorcycle crash in fair condition 
 Greg Byrd and Melissa Brenneman are both listed in fair condition, according to Miami Valley Hospital.  The preliminary investigation of the crash that occurred Saturday night revealed a 2007 Harley Davidson, driven by Greg Byrd, 46, of Greenville, was traveling north on U.S. 127 when the rear tire blew, causing the motorcycle to overturn...

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Greg Byrd and Melissa Brenneman are both listed in fair condition, according to Miami Valley Hospital.  The preliminary investigation of the crash that occurred Saturday night revealed a 2007 Harley Davidson, driven by Greg Byrd, 46, of Greenville, was traveling north on U.S. 127 when the rear tire blew, causing the motorcycle to overturn...
Seven animals adopted from Greene Co. for ‘Clear the Shelters’ event
 Many Animal Control Centers across the county are looking to ‘Clear the Shelters’ Saturday by offering free or reduced adoption fees. Animal Control in Greene County stated pit bulls take up a lot of their shelter due to over-breeding and pit bull mixes have a harder time getting adopted than other breeds due to the stigmas that...

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Many Animal Control Centers across the county are looking to ‘Clear the Shelters’ Saturday by offering free or reduced adoption fees. Animal Control in Greene County stated pit bulls take up a lot of their shelter due to over-breeding and pit bull mixes have a harder time getting adopted than other breeds due to the stigmas that...
Daybreak students open concert at Levitt Pavilion with original song
 After their concert Friday night, Kyle Dillingham & Horseshow Road collaborated with Daybreak students on an original song about unity. They will perform and open for Saturday night’s band, Sol Driven Train, around 7:00 p.m., and the concert is free. Together with six Daybreak students, they created a song based on “umoja,&rdquo...

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After their concert Friday night, Kyle Dillingham & Horseshow Road collaborated with Daybreak students on an original song about unity. They will perform and open for Saturday night’s band, Sol Driven Train, around 7:00 p.m., and the concert is free. Together with six Daybreak students, they created a song based on “umoja,&rdquo...
Dayton Dragons wear special jerseys to auction off to benefit First Sergeants Council
 The Dayton Dragons will be wearing stars and stripes jerseys Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. when they host the Bowling Green Hot Rods. These special jerseys are being worn as a part of Hometown Heroes American Celebration Night at Fifth Third Field, according to a release. Each jersey worn by the 25 players and four coaches will be auctioned...

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The Dayton Dragons will be wearing stars and stripes jerseys Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. when they host the Bowling Green Hot Rods. These special jerseys are being worn as a part of Hometown Heroes American Celebration Night at Fifth Third Field, according to a release. Each jersey worn by the 25 players and four coaches will be auctioned...