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Accident injures Findlay man

A Findlay man was injured tonight when his vehicle was rear-ended at the intersection of South Blanchard and East Main Cross streets, Findlay police reported. Dave Dulaney, 57, was taken by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital, police said. Police said Dulaney, driving a...

Drug unit arrests 11 in Seneca County

TIFFIN ­— The Seneca County Drug Task Force-METRICH Enforcement Unit on Friday rounded up 11 people, most for selling heroin and cocaine in Seneca County. Five more suspects were being sought. Of the 11 arrested Friday, 10 were from Tiffin and one from Toledo. A Seneca County...

Carey bank robber sentenced to prison

UPPER SANDUSKY — A Carey man was sentenced today to three years in prison for robbing a village bank. Chad E. Gossman, 38, had pleaded guilty in Wyandot County Common Pleas Court to robbing the First Citizens National Bank, 129 E. Findlay St. On Jan. 14, Gossman entered the bank...

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. announces dividend

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. announced today it will pay out a quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share on common stock, payable March 28, to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 5, 2014. The dividend is the 168th consecutive quarterly dividend paid out by...

Open Arms to receive state grant

Findlay’s Open Arms Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Services is one of 23 rape crisis centers in Ohio to receive a grant from the state, which will be used to help sexual assault survivors. The funds will come from Ohio’s $2 million Rape Crisis Program Trust Fund, according to...

On Deck: Tournament action from around the region

It’s the final Friday night of the boys basketball regular season and we’ll have the latest on all of the action today here at The Courier. Findlay High School’s boys basketball team wraps up the regular season tonight on the road against Three Rivers Athletic Conference leader...

Eagle, Lye creeks at minor flood stage; Blanchard River still rising

Swollen by rain and melting snow, Eagle Creek and Lye Creek near Findlay are at minor flood stage, the National Weather Service reports. At 8 p.m. today, Eagle Creek’s level was at 9.62 feet, above its predicted crest. Minor flood stage on Eagle Creek starts at 9 feet. The...

Calamity days, capital spending

There will never be consensus when it comes to finding the right number of calamity days for Ohio schools, especially this year. Many districts have long surpassed the allowable five calamity days because of snowy weather and cold temperatures, and are now eagerly awaiting a...