Toledo -- A state appeals court has upheld a woman's will that left $320,000 to an animal shelter to care for her Siamese cat after her death. Relatives of Ruth Ann Lovett of Sandusky had argued her will had been altered and that she was under stress from medication when she signed the document before her death in 1996.
Bowling Green -- The Falcons weren't sure they wanted to play their Mid-American Conference tournament quarterfinal game, but they agreed after Leslie Dawley's parents said she would have wanted them to play.
Monroe Township, MI -- Michigan officials are hoping to lure more boaters to Bolles Harbor at the western tip of Lake Erie with a $3.5 million expansion project. That's just north of Toledo. The project calls for harbor expansion, docks for 180 boats and utilities and a sewage pump-out facility so boaters can stay overnight.
Toledo -- A statewide poll out Wednesday says most Ohioans would back a state constitutional amendment to ban smoking in most public places. The poll commissioned by The Toledo Blade and Toledo television station WTVG shows 60 percent support a statewide smoking ban. 36 percent oppose the idea.