43-year-old woman dies while driving

UPPER SANDUSKY — A 43-year-old Upper Sandusky woman apparently died while driving on a city street Monday night, police report. Tammy K. Clifford was taken to Wyandot Memorial Hospital, where resuscitation attempts were not successful and she was pronounced dead. Clifford was...

Hancock County approves new dangerous animal policy

Hancock County’s new policy on dangerous wild animals establishes a chain of command and communication protocols in case of an escape; however, it gives no direction on the response itself. Lee Swisher, the county’s emergency management director, said the open-ended response is...

On Deck: Prep boys basketball tourneys open tonight

The OHSAA sectional boys basketball tournament opens around the region tonight and we’ll have the latest on all of the hoops action for you tonight here at The Courier. All of the action tonight will take place in Divisions III and IV. Courier writer Andrew Williams will be at...

Wind chill advisory issued for Hardin County

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for Hardin County from 1 a.m. to 10 a.m. Wednesday. According to the weather service, temperatures will drop to between 5 and 10 degrees above zero overnight. Those temperatures, combined with winds between 10 to 15...

Volunteers feed the need in Carey

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer CAREY — Wednesdays are busy at Memorial United Methodist Church in downtown Carey. Pastors who are part of Carey Ecumenical Charities meet with people in need of financial assistance or counseling, while the Clothing Closet offers free...

Tuesday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; blood pressure clinic, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., cafe; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,...

City Mission sets volunteer training

A volunteer training and orientation for new and current volunteers of the City Mission of Findlay will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon today or from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday. The agenda includes a brief history of the agency, an overview of services, volunteer experiences...

Letters to the Editor 02-25-14

‘STUCKCAT’ ALMOST MET THE ‘TOPCAT’ I saw, hopefully, the final picture of “Piper” in Saturday’s paper. It seems he has, at last, been adopted by a qualified family. What people don’t know is another near-tragedy involving Piper....

Bad call

The Ohio Supreme Court got it right last week when it ruled that a Cleveland woman was entitled to damages in her lengthy fight to obtain public records. The woman, after all, had to hire an attorney, and an accountant, and still had to wait eight months to get the public...

Tuesday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Tuesday’s Sectional Semifinals Division I At Toledo Central Catholic Sylvania Northview vs. Toledo Start, 6:15 Toledo Whitmer vs. Toledo St. Francis, 8 Division II AT BUCYRUS Clear Fork vs. Lexington, 6:15 Galion vs. Norwalk, 8 AT WILLARD Port Clinton...