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Letters to the Editor 1-20-14

DON’T FORCE ETHANOL INTO THE MARKET Mark Borer’s column in Saturday’s Courier regarding the EPA’s Renewable Fuel Standard and his arguments for supporting it did not make sense. His claim of adding more constraints to the U.S. gasoline market by forcing...

Mabel Mathews

UPPER SANDUSKY — Mabel Jeannette Mathews, 77, of Upper Sandusky, will have a private burial at Neveda Cemetery. Mathews will be cremated with no visitations. Mrs. Mathews, 77, died Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at Fairhaven. She married Merle E. “Red” Mathews and he...

Marjorie Maidment

Marjorie G. Maidment of rural Bowling Green, OH passed from this earthly life on Friday, Jan. 17 at Heritage Corner, Bowling Green. She was born on May 4, 1925 in Jackson Twp., Hancock County, OH to Jason and Luella (Hinkley) Snyder, the youngest of 5 children born to that...

Norma Meyer

OTTAWA — Norma A. Meyer, 81, of Ottawa, died 9:40 a.m. Saturday, January 18, 2014 at her residence. She was born November 16, 1932 in Lima to the late Sylvester and Hilda (Schumaker) Schroeder. On September 13, 1952, she married Daniel Meyer who survives in Ottawa. Norma is...

William Slike

CAREY — William P. “Bill” Slike, 74, of Carey, died Saturday at Wyandot County Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center, Upper Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey.

Gerald McLaughlin

TIFFIN — Gerald D. McLaughlin, 87, of Tiffin, died at 2:15 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Bowling Green. Surviving are his wife, Irma S. Koby; one daughter, Mrs. Mike (Linda) Troiano, Tiffin; three sons, Mark (Becky) of Warren; Robert (Faith) of...

John Repko

OTTAWA — John Michael Repko, Jr. 70 of Ottawa, died 9:18 a.m. Saturday, January 18, 2014 at Van Wert Hospice Inpatient. He was born February 16, 1943 in Windber, PA to the late John Michael and Helen (Roza) Repko, Sr. On November 27, 1965 he married Janet Betty Kuhlman, who...

Cathy Zellner

Cathy Zellner, 52, of Findlay, died at 2:30 a.m. Saturday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home.

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY McComb school board special meeting to interview and appoint potential board members, 6:30 p.m., superintendent’s office. Arlington Council. 7 p.m., municipal building. Carey Council, 7 p.m.,...

Just ask: How much is our airport utilized?

Q: What are the usage statistics for Findlay’s airport and what size of airplanes use it? How is the airport funded? — Cheryl D. Miller, Findlay. A: The city doesn’t count all takeoffs and landings because the airport is not staffed all the time. But the Federal...