Findlay crash injures motorist

An Ottawa woman was hurt when her vehicle was rear-ended Thursday at a Findlay intersection. Marcie Branson, 31, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance after the 5:10 p.m. crash, Findlay police reported. Branson, driving a Ford Explorer, had stopped for a...

Cooper dividend

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. on Friday announced a quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share on common stock, payable March 28 to stockholders of record on March 5.

No Oaks column

Chris Oaks is off today. His “5 Questions with Chris Oaks” column will return next Saturday.

Crisis center awarded 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,...

11 people arrested on drug charges 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...

Creeks reach flood stage

Swollen by Thursday’s rain and melting snow, Eagle Creek and Lye Creek near Findlay were both at minor flood stage Friday night, the National Weather Service reported. Both creeks feed into the Blanchard River at Findlay. The river was still rising and was expected to reach...

Bank robber sent to prison

UPPER SANDUSKY — A Carey man was sentenced on Friday 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...

Proposed changes to Ohio’s deer season announced

The Ohio Wildlife Council has received the 2014-15 hunting proposals for deer season dates, bag limit changes and the possibility of allowing some straight-walled cartridges for deer hunting. Division of Wildlife biologists propose that 2014-15 deer season dates remain consistent...

Findlay man hurt in crash

A Findlay man was injured Friday night 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,...