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UPDATE: Ottawa man pronounced dead after fiery crash

OTTAWA — An Ottawa man was pronounced dead after his Jeep crashed into a mobile home and burned Thursday. The Lima post of the State Highway Patrol said the Jeep was driven by Ronald J. Miehls Jr., 49. An autopsy will be done to determine the cause of his death, the patrol said....

Governor makes stop in Findlay

Coffee with a hint of the economy and a little bit of job creation. All three topics were up for discussion when Gov. John Kasich greeted supporters at Coffee Amici in downtown Findlay on Thursday. “I’m not here to speak, I’m here to hang out,” Kasich said upon...
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VIDEO: Gov. Kasich visits Findlay

Gov. John Kasich visited Coffee Amici in downtown Findlay on Thursday while en route to the Wood County Republican Party’s Lincoln Day Dinner in Bowling Green. Read the full story here.

Gov. Kasich meets supporters in Findlay

Gov. John Kasich stopped to meet supporters at Coffee Amici in Findlay today. “I’m not here to speak, I’m here to hang out,” Kasich said upon entering the coffee shop. Although Kasich’s visit was just an informal stop, he did manage to get a few words in about Ohio’s economy and...

METRICH raids Fostoria home

Two Fostoria residents are facing multiple drug charges after local law enforcement officers executed a search warrant on a South Wood Street residence today. Seneca County Drug Task Force-METRICH Enforcement Unit, with additional officers from Fostoria Police Department,...

Bed tax collections break record again

Hancock County collected a record amount in bed taxes for the third, consecutive year in 2013, according to the Convention and Visitors Bureau. The bureau reviewed its 2014 annual report with the commissioners today. Reporter Denise Grant will have more on this story in...

Upgrades approved at site of fatal Henry County car-train crash

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio today approved the construction of improvements at a railroad crossing on Henry County E near Deshler that was the site of a fatal car-train crash in 2013. Rebecca McCoy-Basore, 48, of Hamilton, Ohio, was killed on Feb. 17 when she failed...

Cost Of Halt On Cincinnati Streetcar May Rise More

CINCINNATI (AP) — The decision to temporarily halt Cincinnati’s streetcar project amid a fight over its future could further raise the costs because a subcontractor providing steel took another job during the work stoppage, potentially delaying completion of a maintenance...

Man sentenced on drug convictions

A Toledo man was sentenced today to four years in prison for drug trafficking and possession. Juan J. Rivera, 34, of Toledo, was found with between 27 and 100 grams of cocaine and between one and five kilograms of marijuana on Oct. 11, 2012, inside 208 Madison Ave. in Findlay. On...