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Four people hurt in Ohio 186 crash

McCOMB — Four Findlay residents were hurt in a two-vehicle crash at 6:19 p.m. Wednesday on Ohio 186, north of Hancock County 96 near McComb, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital were one driver, Terry Dahms, 63, his...

Columbia Gas hikes budget plan bills

Higher natural gas prices and a much-colder-than-normal winter will result in an increase in the bills of most Columbia Gas of Ohio residential customers who participate in the company’s budget payment plan. Effective immediately, the average monthly bill will increase by...

Magazine: Findlay’s among elite

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Findlay ranked fourth in the nation in 2013 among 576 peers for plant upgrades and job additions, according to Site Selection magazine. Growth at Whirlpool Corp., Centrex Plastics, Nissin Brake and others made Findlay the No. 4 micropolitan community for...

College Track: Brown wins two MAC championships

KENT — Former Findlay High School standout Tyler Brown won a pair of events for Eastern Michigan and McComb state champ Jackie Leppelmeier helped Kent State win the team championship at last weekend’s Mid American Conference indoor track and field championships at the...
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Target exec’s departure puts spotlight on CIOs

This undated image provided by Target Corp shows Chief Information Officer Beth Jacob. Jacob is resigning effective Wednesday, March 5, 2014, as the retailer overhauls its information security and compliance division in the wake of a massive pre-Christmas data breach. (AP...
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Asia stocks up as Ukraine tensions continue to ebb

Russian soldiers guard a peer where two Ukrainian naval vessels are moored, in Sevastopol, Ukraine, on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Ukraine’s new prime minister said Wednesday that embattled Crimea must remain part of Ukraine, but may be granted more local powers. Since last...

AP source: Broncos expected to release Bailey

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Broncos are expected to release perennial Pro Bowl cornerback Champ Bailey, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday night. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because no announcement was made. By...

Hester says Bears ‘parting ways’ with him

CHICAGO (AP) — Record-setting returner Devin Hester said Wednesday he will not be back with the Chicago Bears next season. “From my knowledge, I know that Chicago wants to go a different route with me,” Hester told the NFL Network. “All I can say is...