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Wind chill warnings, winter advisories in effect as cold air rushes in

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning for all of northwestern Ohio until Wednesday at 8 a.m. as frigid temperatures and gusty winds will combine to drive wind chills to as low as minus 45 overnight and minus 20 during the daylight hours. Additionally, the...

Findlay mayor says all streets will be plowed by Monday night

Findlay crews are hoping to have a 20-foot path plowed down all residential streets by later this evening, said Mayor Lydia Mihalik, but that will, of course, depending on drifting conditions. Mihalik said there are about 19 plows out. A full force was working overnight. “They’ve...

Carey village offices closed today; council meeting cancelled

Carey’s village administration offices are closed today and are scheduled to re-open by noon on Tuesday, depending on weather conditions in the village. Additionally, tonight’s village council meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting will be Monday, Jan. 20, at 7...

Sheriff talks about the Level 3 alert

The “polar vortex” that has descended upon the region caused Hancock County Sheriff Michael Heldman to issue a Level 3, the highest weather emergency alert, at 6:15 a.m.  Several other counties also went to Level 3. But what makes a Level 3?.  Here’s what the sheriff had to say...

Wind chill warnings, winter advisories in effect as cold air rushes in

 The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning for all of northwestern Ohio until Wednesday at 8 a.m. as frigid temperatures and gusty winds will combine to drive wind chills to as low as minus 45 overnight and minus 20 during the daylight hours. Additionally, the...

Blanchard Valley Health System announces closings for today

The following medical offices and departments of the Blanchard Valley Health System are closed today:   • Caughman Health Center • EasternWoods Family Practice • Carey Family Practice • Putnam County Primary Care • Putnam County Primary Care, Leipsic • McComb Family Practice •...

Arlington declares snow emergency, cancels village council meeting

Arlington Mayor Ed Solt has declared a snow emergency for the village. Residents are asked to remove all vehicles from the streets so they can be plowed to ensure safe passage for emergency vehicles. Solt also reports that tonight’s meeting of the village council has been...

University of Findlay closed today

The University of Findlay, closed Monday by the weather, says it will be closed on Tuesday, too.

Oilers drop second straight

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER ALLENDALE, Mich. — Greg Kahlig had the ball in his hands at the top of the 3-point line as the precious final seconds continued to tick away in a tight game between the University of Findlay and Grand Valley State. Kahlig has never been afraid...

Auction to benefit Vanlue Fest fund

VANLUE — The Vanlue Community Organization will hold a quarter auction at 4:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Vanlue Park building. Proceeds will benefit the 60th annual Vanlue Fest, to be held July 25-26. Participants must be 18. The cost is $5 per person for two paddles. Additional...