UF honors GSW founder and son

The University of Findlay honored GSW Manufacturing Inc. founder Kohei Suzuki and his son, Joji “George” Suzuki, during a ceremony Thursday at the Findlay Country Club. The university awarded Kohei Suzuki with an honorary doctorate in business administration, while George Suzuki...

Findlay Council backs away from e-cigarette regulation

Findlay City Council decided Tuesday to not consider banning e-cigarettes in indoor public places where cigarettes have already been prohibited. The ban was proposed by Findlay City Health Department personnel and a pulmonary specialist last week, but a majority of council...

Putnam County judge wins primary

OTTAWA — Putnam County voters tonight overwhelmingly chose the incumbent probate and juvenile court judge in a contested race for the Democratic nomination. Judge Michael Borer secured about 66 percent of the vote, defeating County Prosecutor Gary Lammers 1,224 votes to 634. No...

Tiffin man sentenced to life in prison for Carey killings

Richard L. Clark Jr. will spend the rest of his life in prison for fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and another man inside a Carey clubhouse. Clark, 65, of rural Tiffin,  was sentenced this morning on two counts of aggravated murder in Wyandot County Common Pleas Court....

Reineke wins GOP nomination in 88th House District

FREMONT — Bill Reineke Jr. won the Republican nomination Tuesday to represent the Ohio 88th House District, which covers Sandusky County and most of Seneca County. Propelled by a strong Seneca County voter turnout, the Tiffin car dealer garnered 49 percent of the vote in a...

Man sentenced for voyeurism in Findlay

A Pemberville man was sentenced to 30 days in a work release program for photographing women at an area tanning salon. Casey Miller, 27, pleaded no contest and was found guilty this afternoon in Findlay Municipal Court to six counts of voyeurism, a second-degree misdemeanor....

Findlay woman hurt in accident

A Findlay motorist was hurt in a two-vehicle accident at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of West Front Street, the Findlay Police Department said. Treated at Blanchard Valley Hospital was Laura Sondergeld, 34. According to city police, Sondergeld was stopped in traffic when...

Injury accident reported in county

An injury accident was reported at the inersection of Liberty Township roads 67 and 80 Wednesday night. The crash was reported about 9 p.m. Scanner reports indicated that at least one of the victims was trapped in a vehicle. Additional details will be reported when they become...

Crash kills Findlay teen, injures another

A Findlay teenager was killed and another was injured Wednesday night when their Jeep hit a deer and rolled over, just south of Findlay. Nathan McKee, 17, the driver, was pronounced dead at the scene, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. McKee was wearing a seatbelt, but...

Accident reported on U.S. 68

Power poles are down at the intersection of U.S. 68 and Hancock County 26, and an injury accident has been reported just north of that location at 8:15 a.m. Law enforcement are at the scene and emergency personnel are on the way. Scanner traffic indicates there is heavy traffic...