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...

Rail track repairs closing some Findlay streets in May

Three major thoroughfares in Findlay will be closed at times during May as Norfolk Southern Corp. replaces railroad tracks, according to the city’s Engineering Department. Beginning Monday, May 12, the following roads will be closed for approximately one week: Lima Avenue,...

New grocery distribution center bringing 425 jobs to Findlay

A grocery distribution center, eventually employing 425 at $57,000 per year on average, will be built on Findlay’s north end by 2016. Plans for the $38 million, 337,831-square-foot distribution center, south of Hancock County 212 and west of Hancock County 18, were approved today...

One lane reopens after semitrailer fire on northbound I-75 near Cygnet

One lane is now back open after a semitrailer fire on northbound Interstate 75 closed the road near Cygnet earlier today, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation and the State Highway Patrol. The fire is under control, but the right lane of the road is still closed...

Plans for Taylor Volkswagen dealership approved

Construction of a Taylor Volkswagen dealership will start soon at the southeast corner of Hancock County 99 and Speedway Drive. It will likely open in early 2015, Taylor Automotive General Manager Steve Taylor said Thursday. Plans for the $5-million, 25,000-square-foot building...

Putnam County starts glass recycling June 1

OTTAWA — Putnam County will begin a countywide glass recycling program June 1. The county commissioners have been awarded an $100,000 from the state Environmental Protection Agency, according to a news release. The funds will purchase glass collection bins, roll-off containers...

Putnam County starts glass recycling June 1

OTTAWA — Putnam County will begin a countywide glass recycling program June 1. The county commissioners have been awarded an $100,000 from the state Environmental Protection Agency, according to a news release. The funds will purchase glass collection bins, roll-off containers...

Plans for Taylor Volkswagen dealership approved

Construction of a Taylor Volkswagen dealership will start soon at the southeast corner of Hancock County 99 and Speedway Drive. It will likely open in early 2015, Taylor Automotive General Manager Steve Taylor said Thursday. Plans for the $5-million, 25,000-square-foot building...

One lane reopens after semitrailer fire on northbound I-75 near Cygnet

One lane is now back open after a semitrailer fire on northbound Interstate 75 closed the road near Cygnet earlier today, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation and the State Highway Patrol. The fire is under control, but the right lane of the road is still closed...