PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio– The village of Put-in-Bay opted to cancel its annual “Christmas in July” celebrations for 2019. The decision was made because unruly crowds and busloads of people coming from Detroit overwhelmed local law enforcement, according to Visit Put-in-Bay. “Islanders, residents and business people are concerned about the worsening progression of this weekend and are trying […]

PUT-IN-BAY, OH (WOIO) – A pitcher for the Cleveland Indians was involved in an incident at the Roundhouse Bar on Put-In-Bay early Monday morning. According to the police report, Joe Smith and another man were placed in hand restraints by officers after a fight at the bar. Smith apparently tried to enter the bar without his identification. […]

OTTAWA COUNTY, OH (WOIO) – An arrest warrant has been filed after a 25-year-old Westlake man was found dead on Put-in-Bay island. Ottawa County Sheriff Bob Bratton says an arrest warrant charging 27-year-old Zachary Brody of Bowling Green with the murder of Phil Masterson was filed early Wednesday afternoon. Deputies are in Bowling Green to […]