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Benefit Of Plan To Hike Ohio Drillers Tax Disputed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The administration of Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich is differing with legislative budget analysts on how much a proposed tax increase on big oil-and-gas drillers will generate, as the two sides move toward a compromise this week. The figure is pivotal as...

EPA Says Ohio Oil Leak At 20K Gallons

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal environmental officials now estimate more than 20,000 gallons of crude oil — double the initial estimates — leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve in southwest Ohio. Meanwhile, Sunoco Logistics said Monday that the pipeline has been repaired and...

Four people arrested on burglary charges

Four Findlay residents were arrested on burglary-related offenses early today, according to the Findlay Police Department. City police were called to a report of a burglary at 1000 Crystal Meadow Court at 3:47 a.m. Monday. Later that morning, a vehicle with the four suspects was...

Findlay city planners abandon reverse-angle parking idea

Findlay city planners have changed their ideas for improving downtown traffic. At the final public meeting this afternoon, about 100 attendees were told by the planners that they have abandoned the idea of reverse-angle parking and one lane going each direction downtown. Instead,...

Findlay city planners abandon reverse-angle parking idea

Findlay city planners have changed their ideas for improving downtown traffic. At the final public meeting this afternoon, about 100 attendees were told by the planners that they have abandoned the idea of reverse-angle parking and one lane going each direction downtown. Instead,...

Hite, Sprague say $4 million more coming for flood control in Ottawa

State Sen. Cliff Hite and Rep. Robert Sprague announced Monday that area flood-control efforts are in line for more state funding. Sprague said the state will earmark $4 million for flood-control construction in Ottawa. That is in addition to $3 million already committed by the...

Browns Agree To Terms With Lineman Paul McQuistan

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have agreed to a contract with offensive lineman Paul McQuistan. The free agent is returning to Cleveland after starting 14 games last season for the Super Bowl champion Seahawks. Terms of the deal were not immediately available. McQuistan played with...

APNewsBreak: EPA Says Ohio Oil Leak At 20K Gallons

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal environmental officials estimate more than 20,000 gallons of crude oil leaked from a pipeline into a nature preserve in southwest Ohio. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency doubled initial estimates in its latest update. Meanwhile, Sunoco Logistics...

Treasurer honors Findlay worker

Ohio’s treasurer on Monday recognized an area manufacturing employee for his work. Treasurer Josh Mandel praised Scott Wasserman for his contributions to Findlay Machine and Tool. Mandel said the “Ohio Strong” award aims to honor such employees and inspire young people to enter...

Dayton Coach Archie Miller Gets Extension

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dayton basketball coach Archie Miller has received a contract extension through the 2018-19 season. Monday’s announcement comes with the Flyers heading to the round of 16 in the NCAA tournament. They play Stanford on Thursday. Negotiations began in...