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Findlay man hurt in accident

One person was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital this afternoon after his car was struck from behind on North Main Street. Brian DeLong, 36, of Findlay, was yielding to traffic before turning left onto Southcliff Drive at 3:26 p.m. when Gary Clark, 80, of Findlay, who was...

United Way campaign exceeds goal, raises $3.1 million

The bar has been set another notch higher for future United Way of Hancock County campaigns, with this year’s effort breaking another record, finishing at $3,020,497. An additional $95,000 was raised for United Way’s Halt Hunger initiative, bringing the total amount raised during...

McComb schools to make up for calamity days online

McComb Local Schools may not have to extend its school year too long, despite the district’s 13 snow days. The state recently approved a plan submitted by McComb to make up three additional calamity days online instead of tacking them on at the end of the school year. School...

Just what is a ‘snow roller’?

“Snow rollers” are being reported throughout Ohio and western Pennsylvania.  Just what are they? The Weather Channel defines them as the product of moist, cohesive snow that, when initiated by wind, rolls across the landscape, gathering snow until it can no longer...

Garner Transportation president to accompany Latta at State of the Union

Sherri Garner Brumbaugh, president of Garner Transportation, Findlay, has been invited by Rep. Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, to be his guest for tonight’s State of the Union address. “I am honored to have Sherri accompany me at the President’s 2014 State of the Uni...

Hancock County unemployment rate drops in December

Hancock County’s unemployment rate declined to 5.2 percent in December from 5.7 percent in November, the state reported. Hancock County’s rate was the sixth lowest in Ohio for December. That improvement was a purely statistical creature, however, because fewer people were...

Wind chill warning remains through noon Wednesday

A wind chill warning issued by the National Weather Service remains in effect for northwestern Ohio until noon Wednesday. Temperatures below or near zero are expected for most of today and Wednesday morning, with winds blowing from the southwest at 10 to 15 mph. That wind is...

UPDATE: Record low temperature not broken in Findlay

This morning’s frigid weather came close to breaking the record low temperature in Findlay for Jan. 28, but fell short, according to Findlay’s Water Pollution Control Center. The lowest recorded temperature was minus 12, recorded at 6 a.m. The record for Jan. 28 is...

UPDATE: 2 Toledo firefighters killed

TOLEDO (AP) — A veteran firefighter and a rookie comrade killed in an apartment blaze faced rapidly deteriorating conditions once inside the building, Toledo’s fire chief said today. Radio calls from inside indicated that the fire Sunday afternoon was getting worse quickly,...

Marathon Petroleum Corp. declares dividend

Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s board of directors has declared a dividend of 42 cents per share on common stock. The dividend is payable March 10 to shareholders of record as of Feb. 19.