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MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB New York 12 9 .571 — Toronto 11 10 .524 1 Baltimore 10 10 .500 1½ Tampa Bay 10 10 .500 1½ Boston 10 12 .455 2½ Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 10 8 .556 — Chicago 11 11 .500 1 Kansas City 10 10 .500 1...

Brian Walker

NORTH BALTIMORE — Brian Walker, 61, of North Baltimore, died at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday at Briar Hill Health Campus, North Baltimore. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Crates Funeral Home, North Baltimore.

Woman injured

A Findlay woman was injured Monday morning when she was hit by a pickup truck while crossing Morey Avenue. Police said Lisa Gonzales, 47, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital with minor injuries. Randy Geren, 50, of Fostoria, was cited for obstructing a crosswalk, police said....

Hydrant flushing

Findlay will flush hydrants today from Bright Road east to Hancock County 237, and from the Blanchard River north to Tiffin Avenue.

Wittwer taking new job

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Dean Wittwer, outgoing superintendent of Findlay City Schools, will continue his career in Allen County. The Allen County Educational Service Center board unanimously voted Tuesday to hire Wittwer as its next superintendent. Wittwer, who is retiring for...

Embrace diversity, ‘Titans’ coach urges

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER It was a time when someone could be arrested or even killed just for getting a cup of coffee at a restaurant of their choice. That may seem like something out of a History Channel program, but it’s the tension and the time period through which...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A woman was detained after shoplifting Nike shoes Monday from Kohl’s, 2310 Tiffin Ave. Two females were apprehended for snatching a necklace and...

Marathon honors workers’ service

Service awards were presented to the following Marathon Petroleum Corp. employees in April: • Andy Riley, 40 years. • Richard D. Bedell, Jane E. Follas, Rita A. Follas, Laura D. Mercer, Erin E. Worthington, all 35 years. • Janice M. Schroeder, 30 years. •...

Michael L. Reed

McCOMB — Michael L. Reed, 44, of McComb, died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at home surrounded by loved ones after a courageous battle with cancer. Born April 22, 1969 in Toledo, he was the son of Gary L. Reed and Sandra L. Cole Womack. His mother survives in McComb and his...

Juanita Petersen

HAMLER — Juanita L. Petersen, 91, of Hamler, died Wednesday at Wood County Hospital, Bowling Green. Arrangements are pending at Rodenberger Funeral Home, Deshler.