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Ohio Man Killed Friend Trying To Keep Him From DUI

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors in Cleveland say a man who fatally shot a friend who tried to keep him from driving drunk has been sentenced to spend at least 26 years in prison. The Cuyahoga (Ky-uh-HOH-guh) County prosecutor’s office said 41-year-old Scott Campbell was...

Ohio’s Major Parties Fend Off 2014 Primaries

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s Republican and Democratic gubernatorial front-runners are headed toward a primary-free showdown, ending a shakeout marked by complaints that both major parties got too aggressive in pushing out challengers. The Democrats had a primary looming...

Civil Service Commission postpones meeting

Findlay’s Civil Service Commission has postponed a meeting scheduled for 11:30 a.m. today due to the inclement weather. The meeting will be rescheduled at a later date.

Board of Elections extends filing deadline for May ballot

Wednesday’s filing deadline for candidates and issues for the May 6 primary ballot has been extended in Hancock County. Jody O’Brien, Hancock County elections board director, said that due to the weather-related closing of the board’s offices Wednesday, the deadline will be...

Sheriff gives update on road conditions

A Level 3 snow emergency will remain in effect for the next few hours, according to a 9 a.m. update from Hancock County Sheriff Michael Heldman. Major Hancock County roads and state routes are passable, but they are snow-covered and very slippery. Deputies reported 25 to 30 mph...

Possible delay in newspaper delivery

Due to heavy snowfall, delivery of The Courier may be delayed Wednesday morning. People with questions may contact the Circulation Department at 419-422-5158.

No. 17 Iowa Outplayed In 76-69 Loss To Buckeyes

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa couldn’t hit a 3 or get the defensive stops it needed, and stars Devyn Marble and Aaron White were outplayed by Ohio State’s Aaron Craft. The Hawkeyes have now lost back-to-back home games — and their hopes for a Big Ten title are slipping...

Ohio State Upsets No. 17 Iowa 76-69

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Aaron Craft had 17 points with six assists and six steals to help Ohio State upset 17th-ranked Iowa 76-69 on Tuesday night for its third win in four games. LaQuinton Ross added 13 points for the Buckeyes (18-5, 5-5 Big Ten), who moved back to .500 in the...

BC-BKC–Miami (Ohio)-N. Illinois Box, BKC

Oswald 4-8 1-2 10, Felder 1-5 0-0 2, McKnight 3-11 2-2 8, Rollins 1-5 0-2 2, Sullivan 2-7 2-3 6, Eustace 1-5 2-4 4, Edwards 0-1 0-0 0, Bennett 0-0 0-0 0, Moore 3-8 3-3 9, Oddo 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 15-50 10-16 41. Bowie 2-6 0-6 4, Bolin 3-6 3-3 10, Threloff 1-2 1-5 3, Baker 4-9 0-0...

Weather forces rescheduling of soup cook-off

BLUFFTON — Due to the forecast of bad weather, the soup cook-off scheduled Thursday at Maple Crest Senior Living Village, Bluffton, has been rescheduled to March 6. Details about the rescheduled event will be updated soon. For more information call 419-358-1015, ext. 100.