ByMark Urycki & Amanda Rabinowitz & Philip De Oliveira•Feb 9, 2018
The oldest team in basketball has traded away a bunch of its players and gotten younger. The Cleveland Cavaliers made deals with several teams today to get a whole new roster as they fall to a disappointing 3rd place in the Eastern Conference.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission gave final authorization Wednesday to begin construction of the NEXUS gas pipeline through northern Ohio. Communities along the way have tried to stop or re-route the pipeline, and lawsuits are still pending.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have welcomed their newest player, 12-time All-Star and three-time NBA champion Dwyane Wade. He was expected to practice with the team on Wednesday and make his first media appearance as a Cav on Friday.
The mayor of Akron recently issued a warning to citizens to be on the lookout for a fungus that kills oak trees. Oak Wilt is a condition that affects red oak and pin oak trees and has been found in the city. But it’s only one of the scourges that could spell doom to trees in Ohio.