Truck collision injures Ada man

KENTON — An Ada man was injured when two trucks collided at 11 a.m. Thursday on Hardin County 75, south of Kenton, the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported. Sterling J. Brown, 58, was transported to St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima, for a cut to the forehead and back...

Columbus, Pittsburgh Trade Minor-league Forwards

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired Paul Thompson from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for Spencer Machacek on Thursday in a swap of 25-year-old minor-league forwards. Thompson has been assigned to the Blue Jackets’ American Hockey League affiliate...

Findlay Schools plan makeup day

Due to weather-related cancellations, Findlay City Schools students will now be attending class on Monday, Feb. 17, as a makeup day. The day was originally planned as an in-service day for professional development, and students were not scheduled to be in class.

Ohio Gov. Kasich: Wealth OK But Not Materialism

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich criticized materialistic views that money and cars bring fulfillment, while also saying Thursday that he did not see anything wrong with wealth. “But if it becomes your idol, or your false god, or if you think you’ll find...

Suspect In 3 States Charged After Wild Chase

PINEVILLE, Mo. (AP) — A 46-year-old man wanted in three states was captured in southwest Missouri after a chase that included two car thefts and ramming a sheriff’s car. Authorities say Douglas Brown is wanted in South Carolina, Ohio and Louisiana for charges including...

Defense Seeks 3rd Trial In 9 Arson Deaths In Ohio

CLEVELAND (AP) — Attorneys for a man twice convicted in the arson deaths of a Cleveland woman and eight children at a birthday sleepover have asked for a third trial. Defense attorneys for 30-year-old Antun Lewis asked the trial judge Thursday to throw out the second conviction...

Cleveland Cavaliers Fire GM Grant

CLEVELAND (AP) — The flailing Cleveland Cavaliers have fired general manager Chris Grant. With the Cavs sliding further toward the bottom in another disappointing season, owner Dan Gilbert decided to make the move a day after Cleveland was beaten Wednesday night by an...

Cavaliers Fire General Manager Chris Grant

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers fire general manager Chris Grant.

Utilities Scramble To Restore Power In Pa., Md.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people spent a second chilly day without electricity Thursday as utility crews from as far away as Canada and Arkansas scrambled to restore power lost when a heavy coating of ice took down trees and limbs in the mid-Atlantic. State...

Wind chill advisory issued

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for northwestern Ohio until noon today. An overnight low of minus 8 degrees and wind chills as low as minus 22 were predicted by the weather service.  Those who must be outdoors should dress warmly, making sure all...