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State auditor says his office keeping eye on public funds

By RYAN DUNN staff writer State Auditor Dave Yost understands that many Ohioans do not know what his office does. Yost on Monday used his platform as Findlay Rotary Club speaker to detail his office’s financial oversight. “The vast majority of public employees are...

Tuesday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open; 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.-1 p.m., Birchaven; lunch, 11:30...

Sarajane Koehler

UPPER SANDUSKY — Sarajane Koehler, age 81, of Upper Sandusky died at the Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Saturday March 22, 2014 at 10:00am. She was born July 10, 1932 in Upper Sandusky to George and Agnes (Binau) Tschanen. Sarajane married...

June Conine

June E. Conine, 87, of Findlay, passed away at 1:02 p.m. on Sunday, March 23, 2014, at the Blanchard Valley Hospital. She was born on November 2, 1926, in Barre, VT to Harvey G. and Mary (Waters) Hemenway. June’s family moved to Findlay in 1943, where she played violin in...

MaryLou Thompson

MaryLou Thompson, age 83, of Forest, died at her residence Saturday, March 22, 2014. She was born June 19, 1930 to the late Lester R. & Alma P. (Yeryar) Price. She first married John B. McEntee and he died in 1953. She then married Wayne W. Thompson and he died in 2004. Mrs....

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A male admitted Saturday to painting vulgar comments on a car at 15806 Brookview Trail. A domestic disturbance occurred at a Center Street dwelling...

Joe Goodman

BLUFFTON — Joe L. Goodman, 82, of Bluffton died at 7:55 am March 22, 2014 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. He was born December 10, 1931 in Bluffton to the late Walter and Bessie Emans Goodman. On June 29, 1956 he married Lois L. Amstutz and she survives. Also...

Flood City

Being “No. 1” is usually a good thing. But Findlay’s ranking in the top five in Ohio in five different categories regarding flood insurance is not good. Statistics from the National Flood Insurance Program, which show Findlay has filed more claims and has...

Dennis Stansbery

UPPER SANDUSKY — Dennis E. Stansbery, 59, of Forest and Upper Sandusky, died at 10:20 a.m. Monday, March 24, 2014, in Fairhaven Health Care Community, Upper Sandusky. Surviving are his mother, Hilda F. (McKinnis) Stansbery, Forest; three sons, Adam of Columbus, Michael of...

Nancy Alt

LEIPSIC — A Celebration of Life for Nancy Lou Alt, 73, of Leipsic, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Healing Streams Gilboa Pentecostal Church, 3695 U.S. 224, Ottawa. Ms. Alt died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. Surviving are a son,...